6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 30, 2015


  1. Halt To Baby Burials – Dalley Asks If Mothers Still Want State To Dispose Of Bodies. There was no State-sanctioned burial of any babies on the weekend, even though the necessary paperwork was in place to facilitate such an endeavour, Health Minister Horace Dalley has revealed… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. Trinidadian Muslim Leader Says Jamaicans Have More To Fear From Homegrown Gunmen Than ISIS. Trinidad and Tobago author, academic and imam from the Nation of Islam, David Muhammad, says it is highly unlikely that Jamaica and the rest of the Caribbean will face an attack from persons loyal to Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. Dalley Wants Review Of HIV/AIDS Target Implementation Gap. Health Minister Horace Dalley is calling for a review of the gaps that could hinder Jamaica from meeting its HIV-AIDS targets… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Used-Car Dealers Manipulating Auction System At Customs – Reese. Commissioner of Customs Major Richard Reese is raising concern about what he calls the manipulation of the auction system by some importers of motor vehicles… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Narine Banned – ICC Says Star Spinner’s Action Illegal; Jeopardises Participation In T20 World Cup. The career of beleaguered West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine lay in tatters yesterday after the International Cricket Council (ICC) banned him from bowling in international cricket because of an illegal action… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. Reggae Hall Of Fame Could Mean Big Bucks For Jamaica. Talk of Jamaica possibly establishing a Reggae Hall of Fame have been ignited over the past few months with industry insiders weighing in on the issue. Several key persons within the music fraternity believe that establishing a Reggae Hall of Fame will spell nothing but positivity for Jamaica. After giving their two cents on where the perfect location for this historic Hall of Fame would be, these industry players also explored what the venture would mean for Jamaica’s economy… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com