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12-y-o Mario Dayes missing

Monday, November, 12 2018 9:11 am    

St ANDREW, Jamaica — The police have activated a High Alert for 12-year-old Mario Dayes of Tavern Drive, Kingston 7 who has been reported missing since Wednesday, November 7.He is of dark complexion, slim build and is about 123 centimetres (4 feet) tall. Read More

T&T, Grenada rattled by earthquake

Monday, November, 12 2018 9:07 am    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Trinidad and Tobago continued to be rattled by earthquakes in recent days with the latest occurring on Sunday night when a tremor with a magnitude of 3.9 was also felt in neighbouring Grenada, the Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St Augustine campus of... Read More

Parent shot dead outside Lannaman's Prep

Monday, November, 12 2018 8:48 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A man was shot dead this morning outside the Lannaman's Preparatory School in Kingston, moments after dropping off his son at the institution. Read More

Prayer for the day

Monday, November, 12 2018 4:18 am    

Heavenly Father, the beauty and dignity of human life was the crowning of your creation. You further ennobled that life when your son became one with us in his incarnation. Read More

ONLINE READERS COMMENT Sugarcane is dead, ganja time now

Sunday, November, 11 2018 4:39 pm    

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Former Barbados PM appointed UWI professor

Sunday, November, 11 2018 4:15 pm    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Former Barbados Prime Minister Owen Arthur has been conferred with the title of Professor of Practice: Economics of Development by the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus. Read More

Drained Man Utd outclassed as Man City move top of Premier League

Sunday, November, 11 2018 3:31 pm    

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho blamed a draining week for their disappointing performance as Manchester City moved back top of the Premier League with a convincing 3-1 win in Sunday's derby at the Etihad. Read More

Work progressing at Cornwall Regional Hospital — Tufton

Sunday, November, 11 2018 1:08 pm    

ST JAMES, Jamaica (JIS) — Health Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton, says the two-pronged approach being employed to rehabilitate the Cornwall Regional Hospital (CRH), in St James, “is on in earnest.” Read More

Earthquake recorded offshore Barbados

Sunday, November, 11 2018 12:59 pm    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 was recorded offshore Barbados shortly after 9:00 am (local time) on Sunday. Read More

India beat Windies on final ball to sweep T20 series

Sunday, November, 11 2018 12:34 pm    

CHENNAI, India (AFP) — Opener Shikhar Dhawan top-scored with 92 as India beat West Indies by six wickets in Chennai on Sunday to sweep the three-match Twenty20 International series. Read More

Hundreds receive care at NCU health fair

Sunday, November, 11 2018 12:05 pm    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Hundreds of people from communities in Mandeville and its environs received a range of health services during a four-day health and wellness fair hosted recently by Northern Caribbean University (NCU) at its main campus. Read More

JN Foundation targets 18 schools for school-zone road improvements

Sunday, November, 11 2018 11:36 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Eighteen schools across the country are to benefit from physical improvements to their school zones road infrastructure over the next three years, which will be implemented by the JN Foundation's 'X Marks the Spot Crosswalk Road Safety Campaign”. Read More

ONLINE READERS COMMENT: Adequate parking facilities needed downtown Kingston

Sunday, November, 11 2018 10:33 am    

Dear Editor,Last week, my husband and I had to conduct business at the Inland Revenue Department in downtown, Kingston. To our consternation, we had to pay $200 for each two-hour period of parking (or part thereof) at a neighbouring car park. Read More

Two men arrested at SIA with cocaine worth $2.2m

Sunday, November, 11 2018 10:29 am    

ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica — Two St Elizabeth men are to appear before the St James Parish Court this Thursday after they were nabbed at the Sangster International Airport on Tuesday attempting to export cocaine. Read More

Women's T20 World Cup: Batting remains a concern despite Windies win

Sunday, November, 11 2018 10:17 am    

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Captain Stafanie Taylor has concerns about West Indies' batting despite their convincing victory over Bangladesh in their opening match of the ICC Women's Twenty20 World Cup here Friday night. Read More


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