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UPDATE: South Africa 177-8 (38 overs) v West Indies in 2nd ODI

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 3:27 pm    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — South Africa, sent in by West Indies, reached 177 for eight off their 38 overs, in the second One-Day International of the three-match series at Kensington Oval here Wednesday. Read More

Elderly Manchester woman reported missing

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 3:25 pm    

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Sixty-nine-year-old Eva Higgins, otherwise called 'June', of Cedar Grove, Mandeville in Manchester has been reported missing since yesterday, Wednesday, September 19.Higgins is of fair complexion, slim build and is about 5 feet 3 tall. Read More

Mexico Chair to be established at UWI

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 3:03 pm    

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — A 'Mexico Chair' will be established at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, in October 2018 as part of efforts to increase research collaboration and strengthen relations between higher-education institutions in Mexico and the... Read More

Bartlett says regional multi-destination tourism framework on track

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 2:05 pm    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett, says that the development of a Caribbean multi-destination tourism framework is on track. Read More

Repeated Constant Spring pipeline breaks affecting Corporate Area residents

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 1:26 pm    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The National Water Commission (NWC) is advising that it has been forced to shut down operations at the Constant Spring Water Treatment Plant resulting from a break on the 21-inch transmission pipeline. Read More

Four people injured in shooting at business in Madison, US

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 1:03 pm    

WISCONSIN, United States (AP) — Four people were shot and wounded during a shooting Wednesday at a software company in a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin, according to a city administrator. Read More

Denham Town ZOSO extended for three months

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 12:18 pm    

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Zone of Special Operations (ZOSO) in Denham Town, West Kingston, has been extended for another three months. Read More

Windies Women win toss, fielding v South Africa in second ODI

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 12:01 pm    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Windies Women won the toss and chose to field against South Africa Women in the second ICC Women's Championship One-day International of the Sandals International Series today at Kensington Oval in Barbados. Read More

TPDCo embarks on anti-harassment public awareness campaign

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 11:45 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Tourism Product Development Company Limited (TPDCo) says it will be embarking on a three-month campaign geared at improving the visitor experience by sensitising stakeholders on the impact of harassment in the tourism sector. Read More

Tourism minister to re-engage Japanese market

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 11:08 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett departed the island yesterday, to attend the Tourism Expo Japan 2018 and VISIT JAPAN Travel & MICE Mart 2018, taking place in Tokyo from September 20 – 23. Read More

Man beats woman to death with golf club in Trelawny

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 10:45 am    

TRELAWNY, Jamaica — The Falmouth police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a St Catherine woman who was beaten by a man in Falmouth, Trelawny on Monday. Read More

House to debate North St Catherine SOE extension today

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 10:14 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The House of Representatives yesterday delayed voting on a resolution to extend the state of emergency (SOE) in St Catherine North, after the Opposition refused to take part. Read More

Air pollution linked to higher risk of dementia — study

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 10:02 am    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Urban air pollution, mostly from vehicles, is associated with an increased risk of dementia, according to research published Wednesday. Read More

Windies Women batting has to step up — Mohammed

Wednesday, September, 19 2018 9:39 am    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — West Indies Women's batting will be under the spotlight in Wednesday's critical second One-Day International against South Africa at Kensington Oval. Read More



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