Increase in local minimum wage
Effective September 3, the local minimum wage margin will be increased by $500. The new rate will see the minimum wage move from $4,500 to $5,000 for a 40-hour-work week....
Andy Ballentine blessed with natural talent
Blessed with the natural talent to paint on board, canvas and even bottles, Andy Ballentine said this year will be his big break...
Name of dead man still unknown
The St Mary police are yet to release the name of an unidentified man who was discovered in the back of a trailer in Port Maria on Tuesday.
Haitian ordered deported
Avry Kethia, a Haitian, who surrendered to the police after illegally entering the island, was ordered deported by a resident magistrate on Tuesday....
Accused remanded for money laundering
A man who is accused of swindling several complainants out of their monies by alleging that he could import vehicles on their behalf was remanded until August 8....
BABY, MOTHER WOUNDED IN PIT BULL ATTACK
A mother and her 14-month-old baby had to be hospitalised yesterday after a vicious attack by two pit bulls in Eltham Vista, Spanish Town, St Catherine.....
Man charged with stabbing girlfriend remanded
A man who is charged with stabbing his girlfriend to death was remanded when he appeared in the Spanish Town Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday....
Accused minister held for bigamy
A St Catherine-based minister of religion who is being accused of marrying three women without getting a divorce was remanded when he appeared in the Spanish Town Resident Magistrate's Court on bigamy charges. .
Probe launched into murder of unidentified man
An investigation has been launched into the murder of an unidentified man in Gordon Pen, St Catherine, yesterday.
Unlicensed real-estate broker in custody
Continuous efforts by the Real Estate Board to clamp down on unlicensed real-estate practitioners bore fruit on Monday morning during an operation in Mandeville.