6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 27, 2015


  1. Prime Minister Rebukes Gay-Rights Protestors At New York Townhall. Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller yesterday rebuked gay-rights protestors who crashed her keynote address at the launch of the 6th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference in New York, United States… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. Festival Of Speed. The 100m semi-finals and finals will take the spotlight tonight as the nation stops to witness another extraordinary display of speed at the Inter Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Athletics Championships inside the National Stadium… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. GSAT Calm – Students Sit Exam Without Smoke Interference. Students across the Corporate Area yesterday experienced a state of calm as they entered the first-day sitting of the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT)… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Jamaica Agricultural Society Launches Massive Blood Drive Initiative. As the Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS) enters its 120th year, the group today will launch an islandwide blood drive initiative at its Church Street offices, with the aim of receiving 2,000 units of blood after 12 months… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Don’t Identify Witnesses In Kartel Juror Case – RM Tells Media. Another witness has given evidence that Livingston Cain, the juror accused of trying to bribe some of his peers in the Vybz Kartel murder case, mostly kept to himself and said very little during the five-month trial… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Calabar, Edwin In Front. Defending boys’ champions Calabar High surged to the front of the pack with Lamar Reid’s record jump highlighting yesterday’s third day of action at the Inter-Secondary School Sports Association (ISSA)/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Athletics Championships inside the National Stadium… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com