6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 21, 2015


  1. ‘Not My View’ – Pryce Says ‘Attack’ On PNP Reflects Position Of Supporters. People’s National Party (PNP) Deputy General Secretary Raymond Pryce yesterday backed away from comments critical of the party and instead sought to explain that he was reflecting the concerns of some supporters… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. Students Practising Alternative Lifestyles Also Guilty Of Bullying. Chairman of the Inner-City Teachers Coalition, Mark Malabver, is calling on the Ministry of Education to be comprehensive in its approach to addressing bullying in schools… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. Comrades Divided In South East St Ann – Councillors Desert Hanna’s Constituency Conference And Mount Protest. The St Ann police moved quickly on Sunday to prevent a face-off between rival Comrades in South East St Ann, as the protest by some councillors against Member of Parliament Lisa Hanna intensified… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Transport Challenge: Spanish Town A Big Problem. The St Catherine Parish Council says it is working with stakeholders to ensure that private properties are not used to shelter bus and taxi operators who are trying to evade user fees at the Spanish Town Transportation Centre… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. CCTV Playing Greater Role In Policing. According to Assistant Commissioner of Police, Clifford Blake, closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera systems are very effective tools used to aid in policing… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. Strong Tests Await Bolt, Thompson. Usain Bolt is back; or he will be; or so we hope anyway… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com