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In one year, Ruel Reid has dropped five places in the RJRGLEANER-Don Anderson polls. Reid today resigned as Education Minister after he was asked to do so by Prime Minister Andrew Holness amid allegations of corruption. In 2018, Reid was...

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation Karl Samuda has been assigned responsibility for the Education Ministry following the resignation of Ruel Reid. Prime Minister Andrew Holness made the...

Gas prices are to go down by $0.03 on Thursday. The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, says E-10 87 will sell for $128.50 per litre and a litre of E-10 90 for $131.34. Automotive diesel oil will go down by $0.73 per litre...

Former St Ann North West Member of Parliament Othneil Lawrence has declined to comment on reports that he signed a $5.5 million contract to serve as an adviser to the president of the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU), Dr Fritz Pinnock.

Motorists are being advised to exercise caution when using the Howard Cooke Bridge, located near the Dump-Up Beach in St James. The National Works Agency (NWA) is reporting that the expansion joints along a section of the bridge have been...

Jamaica will temporarily close its Embassy in Caracas, Venezuela effective April 1. “As we have previously stated publicly, we have been monitoring circumstances related to the operations of the Embassy, both in the wider context of our...

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he asked Ruel Reid to resign to clear the way amid an investigation into allegations of corruption at the Ministry of Education Youth and Information. In a statement, Holness said that in keeping with the...

Ruel Reid has resigned as Minister of Education, Youth and Information. He has also stepped down as a member of the Senate. More details to come. We want to hear from you! Send us a message on WhatsApp at 1-876-499-0169, email us at editors@...

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May formally asked the European Union on Wednesday to postpone Britain’s departure from the bloc — due in nine days — until June 30. But an exasperated EU said Britain would have to...

WASHINGTON  AP — The White House says President Donald Trump will meet with Prime Minister Andrew Holness and the leaders of four other Caribbean countries on Friday in an effort to strengthen cooperation on security and trade...

The Mandela Highway Realignment and Reconstruction project is just over 90 per cent complete, says Ramona Lawson, senior communications officer, National Works Agency (NWA). In an interview with JIS News, Lawson said that activities are now...

At the stroke of 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, diplomats, students from Prime Minister Andrew Holness' alma mater St Catherine High School, and other guests were seated in the gallery of Gordon House to hear his contribution to the Budget...

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says in another month, the corporate area water woes should come to an end when the major project to repair broken lines on the Mandela Highway is scheduled to be completed. For the past six months, residents in...

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that starting April 30, 2019 lupus will be added to the list of illnesses covered by the National Health Fund (NHF). This is estimated to cost the Government $340 million annually. However, Holness,...
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