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Update – Alkaline reports to police for questioning in murder case Dancehall star Alkaline has turned himself in to Police for questioning in relation to a murder case. The deejay, whose real name is Earlan Bartley, arrived at the Area 4 police headquarters in Kingston at 9:25 am on Thursday. He was dressed in a […]

… enraged mother tells school

Give me back my graduation money Sophia Black-Hines wants a public apology from the graduation coordinator at Cambridge High School and the graduation fee of $15,000 to be refunded after her daughter was denied the chance to take part in the ceremony. Black-Hines explained that on her graduation day, her 17-year-old daughter, Shian Graham, the […]

… father says thanks

Milton Maxwell is overjoyed. Having been reunited with his daughter, Baby Danisha, last night, Maxwell full of praise for Jamaicans who rallied to support he and his wife. “Thanks to your newspaper, thanks to everybody who helped,” Maxwell told THE STAR last night. Baby Danisha was stolen from the University Hospital of the West Indies […]

‘Lisa Is Lying …’ – Burke Rips Hanna; Signals Former Region Chair Might Have To Answer To Disciplinary Committee

‘Lisa Is Lying …’ – Burke Rips Hanna; Signals Former Region Chair Might Have To Answer To Disciplinary Committee Simpson Miller (left) and Hanna embrace after the latter failed to secure a vice-presidential post during internal People’s National Party elections in September. The bitter war between General Secretary of the People’s National (PNP) Party Paul […]

‘5 in 4’ Growth Plan Will Benefit Poor and Vulnerable

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says measures by the Government and the Economic Growth Council (EGC) to put Jamaica on a path of higher and sustained growth will benefit the poor and vulnerable. The Council, which was launched in April, is committed to achieving five per cent growth in gross domestic product (GDP) […]

‘Carnival in Jamaica’ – Further Diversifying the Tourism Product

The Government is partnering with carnival stakeholders to market Jamaica as an entertainment destination. This endeavour aims to enhance brand Jamaica while further boosting the global appeal of carnival, and is being done through collaborations involving several Ministries, investors, developers and organisers of the event. Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, who made the announcement during […]

‘Christmas in July’ 2017 a Success

The Tourism Linkages Network staged another successful ‘Christmas in July’ trade show with some 120 local producers of authentic Jamaican gift and souvenir items showcasing their products and networking with various corporate entities and industry stakeholders. This year’s renewal saw … Continued The post ‘Christmas in July’ 2017 a Success appeared first on Jamaica Information […]