January 25, 2013
Star News


Bush dweller accused of ... Incest with sister and kids ... Cops, CDA plan to rescue children
“Police and representatives from the Child Development Agency (CDA) are preparing to launch a manhunt to find a man who is living deep in bushes in a rural area, and allegedly having sexual relations not only with his sister... . read more
Policeman killed in confrontation

A policeman was shot dead during a confrontation with gunmen in Malvern, St Elizabeth, yesterday. He is Special Constable Troy Foster formerly attached to the Black River Police Station....

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Woman, cousin sentenced for theft

A woman who has been charged with her cousin in connection with the theft of a pair of pants was sentenced in the Corporate Area Resident Magis-trate's Court yesterday....

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L.A Lewis, co-accused get bail extension

Horace Lewis, more popularly known as L.A Lewis, and two other men who have been accused of making a fake drink, had their bails extended in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday.

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'The wedding is off!' - One-night stand leads to break-up

A 35-year-old woman who has admitted that she cheated on her partner with a 19-year-old is desperate to have a lie-detector test done to prove that it was only a one-night stand....

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One arrested for illegal light

One arrest was made yesterday as the Jamaica Public Service company (JPS) carried out its continued campaign against the illegal abstraction of electricity.

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Man murdered in Fletcher's Land

A picture of grief hung over a section of Fletcher's Land, Kingston, yesterday as a 24-year-old man was brutally murdered in the community.

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Man accused of stealing phone gets bail

A man who allegedly stole a cellular phone was granted $150,000 bail when he appeared in the Spanish Town Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday....

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Digicel, Mona School of Business partner for 'Back to Roots' initiative

Eleven community organisations across Jamaica will be able to turn their activities into successful community businesses, thanks to a partnership forged between Digicel...

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Man on assault rap ordered to pay, apologise

A payment of $5,000 and an apology was the judgment handed down by Senior Resident Magistrate Judith Pusey in a matter involving a man who shoved another man, causing him to fall, which resulted in him...

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JFLAG campaign aims to increase awareness, tolerance

A social media video campaign was launched last week Thursday by the Jamaica Forum for Lesbians, All-Sexuals and Gays (J-FLAG), titled 'We are Jamaicans'...

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