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Last updated: 2014-09-19 11:34:26

Scotland's First Minister resigns after losing independence referendum
"For me as leader my time is nearly over but for Scotland the campaign continues and the dream will never die," Salmond told reporters in Edinburgh.'

Turbid conditions blamed for water disruptions in St Catherine and Clarendon
The National Water Commission (NWC) says the disruption being experienced in sections of St Catherine and Clarendon is because of turbid conditions which has forced the shutdown of at least three ...

Additional student housing coming for UWI, Mona
The University of the West Indies (UWI) has broken ground for additional student housing at its Mona campus in St Andrew.

PNP members anxious about Government's achievements
The People’s National Party (PNP) kicks off activities around its 76th annual conference today with some members reportedly anxious the Government still has a lot to do after 30 months in power.

Scottish voters say 'No' to independence from Britain in historic referendum
Voters in Scotland resoundingly rejected independence in a historic referendum that shook the country to its core.

SEHRA working to ease bed shortage at Bustamante Hospital
The South East Regional Health Authority (SERHA) says it has put measures in place to ease the overcrowding at the Bustamante Hospital for Children.

Arrest warrant issued for man charged with Dean Moriah's murder
A warrant has been issued in the Montego Bay Resident Magistrate's Court for Brandon Case, the man charged for the murder of tourism worker Dean Moriah.

York High Castle student dies in accident
A trauma response team from the education ministry is to visit York Castle High School in St Ann this morning following the death of one of its students in a traffic crash yesterday.

Retrial of fishermen in 2004 murder of three children gets underway
The retrial of the two fishermen, charged with the murder of three children in a house on September 14, 2004 began in the Home Circuit court today.

Barbados Minister of Tourism appointed new CTO Chairman
As the Caribbean seeks to reposition itself for major change, a new flag bearer has been selected to lead the charge at the Caribbean Tourism Organisation

Digicel acquires majority ownership of SportsMax
Digicel has acquired majority ownership and control of St Lucia-based International Media Content Ltd, parent company of regional sports broadcaster, SportsMax, and North American broadcaster CEEN-TV.

DPP hits back at OAS criticisms of Jamaica's prosecution failings
The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, has hit back at the Organisation of American States (OAS) report, questioning its due diligence.

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