KINGSTON, Jamaica— Pregnant women are being encouraged to get vaccinated, following an increase in coronavirus (COVID-19) hospital admissions of these women.
Return to juggling would be 'stepping backwards' for dancehall, says CeCile
Recording artiste and music executive CeCile has found herself clarifying statements she made several years ago regarding juggling rhythms in dancehall. This after being called out by a social media user following an OBSERVER ONLINE story on...
Popcaan calls on St Thomas residents to assist in search for missing nine-year-old
ST THOMAS, Jamaica — Dancehall deejay, Popcaan, is calling on residents of Bath in his native St Thomas to help in the search for missing nine-year-old girl, Phylisa Prussia.
WESTMORELAND, Jamaica— Police Constable, Michael Shakes, has been charged with breaching Section 33 of the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) Act, after making a false statement in relation to a shooting at an accident scene in Westmoreland seven years ago.More
KINGSTON, Jamaica— Jamaica’s third political party, the United Independents’ Congress,(UIC) wants businesses to say by 5:00 pm today, whether they will implement restricted movements and services to the unvaccinated.More
KINGSTON, Jamaica— Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Christopher Tufton, says every effort must be made to reduce the incidents of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), as these beset too many Jamaicans.More
WASHINGTON, United States (AP) — US health advisers endorsed a booster of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine Friday, citing growing worry that Americans who got the single-dose shot aren't as protected as those given two-dose brands.More
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Mines and Geology Division (MGD) of the Ministry of Transport and Mining has been granted special (interim) authorisation by the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) to provide testing services, particularly for the testing of the presence of heavy metals in cannabis...More
FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida (AP) — The gunman who killed 14 students and three staff members at a Parkland, Florida, high school will plead guilty to their murders, his attorneys said Friday, bringing some closure to a South Florida community more than three years after an attack that sparked...More
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Heineken hosted a private screening of the latest James Bond movie, No Time To Die, at Palace Amusement's New Kingston Drive-In on Wednesday.More