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


  1. Kaci Fennell Places Fifth In Miss Universe. Jamaica’s Kaci Fennell was placed fifth (fourth runner up) in the Miss Universe in Miami tonight… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Jamaica Is No. 9 On Misery Index 2014. Jamaica has been ranked as the ninth most miserable country in the world on Cato’s Misery Index 2014. But for sociologist Dr Orville Taylor, the method of measurement that is used for ranking is inadequate… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Trelawny Cops Worried About Increase In Young Criminals. The Trelawny police are concerned about the number of children who are committing crimes in the parish… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Gov’t’s Fast Move. A list containing five tourism-related sites is now before the Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller-chaired Cabinet, which will consider whether approval will be given for a set of shovel-ready projects to move forward… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Cameron Must Go – Gonsalves. Long-serving St Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves has blasted the president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), Dave Cameron, as “poor” and “embarrassing” and says the Jamaican executive needs to be axed or resign as head of the regional entity… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Happy, Colourful Run For Participants. With thousands of persons inside Hope Gardens and a carnival-type atmosphere, health enthusiasts and music lovers are continuing to applaud We Got The Runs Ja (WGTR) and Kind Hearts Ja for another successful staging of the Color Me Happy Run… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com