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St Catherine Pastor Arrested and Charged with Child Abuse

May 20, 2024

St Catherine Pastor Arrested and Charged with Child Abuse

St Catherine pastor Kyle Campbell arrested and charged with child abuse after allegedly punching a child at a school. Incident occurred at Greater Miracle Worship Centre in Spanish Town, Jamaica.

International Criminal Court Seeks Arrest Warrants for Israeli and Hamas Leaders Over Gaza Actions

May 20, 2024

International Criminal Court Seeks Arrest Warrants for Israeli and Hamas Leaders Over Gaza Actions

The International Criminal Court prosecutor seeks arrest warrants for Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, defense minister, and Hamas leaders over war crimes in Gaza Strip and Israel. Israel and Hamas leaders face potential arrest.

Barbados Meteorological Services Director Predicts Continued Heatwave for 2024

May 20, 2024

Barbados Meteorological Services Director Predicts Continued Heatwave for 2024

Barbados Meteorological Services director warns of ongoing heatwave, predicts record-breaking temperatures similar to last year. Highest temp could reach 35°C, with no relief in sight.

BARJAM Mourns Loss of Esteemed Photographer Charles Grant: A Tribute to His Legacy

May 20, 2024

BARJAM Mourns Loss of Esteemed Photographer Charles Grant: A Tribute to His Legacy

BARJAM mourns the loss of renowned photographer Charles Grant, known for his dedication to journalism and mentoring young talents. His legacy continues through his inspired children in the media industry.

Roadworks on Roebuck Street Extended to Thursday by Infra Construction Inc: Details and Traffic Updates

May 20, 2024

Roadworks on Roebuck Street Extended to Thursday by Infra Construction Inc: Details and Traffic Updates

Roadworks on Roebuck Street extended until Thursday for deep-milling by Infra Construction Inc. Work from Sunday night to Thursday, 7:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. Traffic diversions in place. Pedestrian access allowed.

Veteran Photographer Charles Grant Remembered Fondly by BARJAM: A Tribute to His Impact on Media

May 19, 2024

Veteran Photographer Charles Grant Remembered Fondly by BARJAM: A Tribute to His Impact on Media

BARJAM mourns the loss of veteran photographer Charles Grant, known for his dedication to journalism and mentoring young reporters. His legacy continues through his impact on the media landscape.

Investigation Underway Into National Peace Programme Funding Allocation by Senior Prison Officer

May 19, 2024

Investigation Underway Into National Peace Programme Funding Allocation by Senior Prison Officer

The Attorney General's Office investigates the allocation of funds to a senior prison officer by the National Peace Programme. Concerns arise over unaccounted spending and potential legal violations.

Oistins' Berinda Cox Fish Market Closed for Whit Monday Public Holiday

May 19, 2024

Oistins' Berinda Cox Fish Market Closed for Whit Monday Public Holiday

The Berinda Cox Fish Market in Oistins, Christ Church will be closed for vending on Whit Monday, May 20. Public advised to plan accordingly.

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Issues Public Apology for Past Actions in Controversial Video

May 19, 2024

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Issues Public Apology for Past Actions in Controversial Video

Sean “Diddy” Combs publicly apologizes for assaulting ex-girlfriend Cassie Ventura in a video from 2016. Combs takes full responsibility, seeks professional help, and vows to be a better man.

Joint Select Committee of Parliament Extends Deadline for Reviewing Cybercrime Bill Submissions

May 19, 2024

Joint Select Committee of Parliament Extends Deadline for Reviewing Cybercrime Bill Submissions

The Joint Select Committee of Parliament has extended its review period for the Cybercrime Bill, 2024, after receiving 40 submissions. Findings will be presented on June 14.

Christ Church Mosquito Reduction: Vector Control Fogging Schedule May 21-24 | Ministry of Health and Wellness

May 19, 2024

Christ Church Mosquito Reduction: Vector Control Fogging Schedule May 21-24 | Ministry of Health and Wellness

Ministry of Health and Wellness to conduct mosquito fogging in Christ Church areas including Providence, Thyme Bottom, and Round Rock from May 21-24. Residents reminded to open windows during 4:30-8:30 p.m. sessions.

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Apologizes for Alleged Assault on Cassie Ventura: Full Responsibility Taken

May 19, 2024

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Apologizes for Alleged Assault on Cassie Ventura: Full Responsibility Taken

Sean “Diddy” Combs apologizes for “inexcusable” behavior shown in CCTV footage allegedly attacking singer Cassie Ventura. Combs takes full responsibility, seeks professional help, and expresses remorse. (BBC News)

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