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Tea brews double digit increases
Business 1 hour

Tea brews double digit increases

Jamaican Teas Limited (JAMT) reports 25 percent increase in first quarter net profit.

Diesel High’s ‘Pop Champagne’ touted as a sure hit
Entertainment 1 hour

Diesel High’s ‘Pop Champagne’ touted as a sure hit

Diesel High just this month released what is being touted as a definite hit single.

Painstaking recovery mission at treacherous Alps crash site
Global News 1 hour

Painstaking recovery mission at treacherous Alps crash site

The ravine echoes with helicopter rotors, the scrape of metal on stone, the rumble of sliding scree as the remnants of Germanwings Flight 9525 dislodge from the mountainside.

Loop Food: Types of Jamaican Yams
Lifestyle 1 hour

Loop Food: Types of Jamaican Yams

The true Jamaican yam is the tuber of a tropical vine (Dioscorea batatas) and is popular in markets of the Caribbean, Africa and Latin America.

Iran nuke talks expand as deadline for deal looms
Global News 1 hour

Iran nuke talks expand as deadline for deal looms

Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program picked up pace on Saturday with the French and German foreign ministers joining U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

Officials: 8 injured in blast outside Cairo University
Global News 2 hours

Officials: 8 injured in blast outside Cairo University

A spokesman for the Egyptian Ministry of Heath says a bomb exploded in front of Egypt's largest and most prominent university, injuring 8 people.

Gay-rights protestors interrupt Simpson Miller’s speech in NY
Jamaica News 2 hours

Gay-rights protestors interrupt Simpson Miller’s speech in NY

Washington Blade is reporting that the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgendered (LGBT) rights advocates on Thursday interrupted Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller’s speech to members of Jamaican Diaspora in New York.

Select Tax Offices to open today
Jamaica News 2 hours

Select Tax Offices to open today

Several Tax Offices across the island will be opened for business today (Saturday, March 28) as Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) provides taxpayers with added convenience to file and pay, as tax season comes to a close.

Teach parenting to help manage conflict in schools – Education officer
Our Endz 10 hours

Teach parenting to help manage conflict in schools – Education officer

Equipping adults with effective parenting skills could be a powerful strategy in managing conflict especially among at-risk youth.

Paymaster wins copyright appeal against GraceKennedy
Jamaica News 11 hours

Paymaster wins copyright appeal against GraceKennedy

The Court of Appeal has ruled that Paymaster owns the copyright to the software programme over GraceKennedy Remittance Services (GKRS).

JPS to carry maintenance work in Newport West on Sunday
Our Endz 11 hours

JPS to carry maintenance work in Newport West on Sunday

Residents in Kingston will experience a disruption in their electricity supply on Sunday, due to maintenance work being carried out by JPS

Ten-year-old missing from Spanish Town since Thursday
Jamaica News 11 hours

Ten-year-old missing from Spanish Town since Thursday

A High Alert has been activated for 10-year-old Kamoy Chambers of Ellerslie Avenue, Spanish Town, St Catherine who has been missing since Thursday.

20 years on, remembering Selena Quintanilla
Entertainment 11 hours

20 years on, remembering Selena Quintanilla

It’s been 20 years since Latin music superstar Selena Quintanilla Perez was shot and killed by the former president of her fan club.

St Elizabeth students to benefit from after-school programme
St Elizabeth 12 hours

St Elizabeth students to benefit from after-school programme

Students in St Elizabeth are set to benefit from supplies and an after-school programme courtesy of two non-profit organisations in New York.

Birthday Big Up – Mariah Carey
Entertainment 12 hours

Birthday Big Up – Mariah Carey

American singer, actress and pop diva Mariah Carey celebrates her 45th birthday today.

Three UWI, Mona lecturers promoted to professors
Our Endz 13 hours

Three UWI, Mona lecturers promoted to professors

The University of the West Indies (UWI) recently announced the promotion of six senior lecturers to the rank of professor.