Tag: Tivoli Gardens

6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 16, 2016

Never Again – Tivoli Commission Says Certain High-Ranking Officers Should Be Prevented From Leading In Future. The three-member tribunal that investigated the conduct of the May 2010 operations in the west Kingston community of Tivoli Gardens has found that police

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 12, 2016

JDF Warning – INDECOM Search Warrant Too Risky, Solicitor General Tells Court. The nation’s solicitor general, Nicole Foster-Pusey, is warning that granting the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) a warrant to search the army’s Up Park Camp headquarters could shake international

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 16, 2016

Holness Open House – JLP Leader Says He Funded Beverly Hills Home – From Savings, Salary, Suppliers’ Credit And Loans. Opposition Leader Andrew Holness has provided details on the funding of his multimillion-dollar house in Beverly Hills, St Andrew, in an

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 11, 2016

PNP By Default? – Study Shows Undecided Tired Of Ruling Party But No Love For The JLP. The People’s National Party (PNP) could return to form the Government almost by default, after the votes are counted on February 25, as a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 27, 2016

‘I’ve Been Touched’ – Portia’s Contact With Master Indicative Of General Election. Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller said yesterday that she has already been touched by her Master, an indication that the general election is near… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Miracle

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#JaVotes2016 – Meet Your MPs: Kingston

Kingston Central – Rev Ronald Thwaites Education Minister Rev Ronald Thwaites is the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Kingston Central. Here are some facts about him: He was born on February 12, 1945, in St Andrew, the son of

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#JaVotes2016 – Know Your Constituencies: Kingston

Kingston Central Kingston Central was among the 32 constituencies fixed in the Constitution granted to Jamaica in 1944. It is bounded by a point on the seacoast opposite to East Street, northerly along the eastern side of East Street to its end

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 26, 2015

Come Sit With Me, Dr Dawes – Health Minister Invites Former JMDA Head To Discuss Concerns. Health Minister Horace Dalley has invited immediate past president of the Jamaica Medical Doctors Association (JMDA), Dr Alfred Dawes, to sit with him after the outspoken

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 25, 2015

Politics Responsible For Jamaica’s Diseased Health Sector – Dawes. Blaming politics for the reason Jamaica’s health sector is in its diseased state, Dr Alfred Dawes, immediate past president of the Jamaica Medical Doctors Association (JMDA), has sounded a defiant call to

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Jamaica Then & Now – From Back O’ Wall To Tivoli Gardens

In celebration of Heritage Month, we will be sharing some ‘then and now’ photos of well-known spots in Jamaica in our flashback series. Then – 1962 Back o Wall was a former settlement located in West Kingston, which used to

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