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Family Devastated After Father Kills Son

Family Devastated After Father Kills Son

Reid Knight, businessman, and owner of a meat shop remains in custody after he shot and killed his son, Ruel Reid, at their establishment in Papine, Kingston following a dispute. The shocking incident has shattered the family. Our reporter Christeen Forbes visited the Knight family on Wednesday, April 14, at their business place and files this...

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Some Jamaicans Reluctant to Take COVID-19 Vaccine

Some Jamaicans Reluctant to Take COVID-19 Vaccine

More than one hundred thousand Jamaicans received their first dose of the vaccine, others are waiting their turn. But in the midst of the vaccination programme are some Jamaicans who are very hesitant about getting the jab, we spoke to some Jamaicans about why they are hesitant about taking the vaccine.

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Caribbean Countries Rush to Vaccinate Tourism Workers

Caribbean Countries Rush to Vaccinate Tourism Workers

Caribbean countries are prepping themselves to be the most ideal tourist destinations for foreigners. There is a drive to have as many tourism workers vaccinated to kick start the reopening of the industry. And as the United Kingdom prepares its list of safest countries for its citizens to travel to, countries cannot afford to be left behind.

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Jamaica: Homeless Woman Seeks Help

Jamaica: Homeless Woman Seeks Help

Help is on the way for a homeless woman living in Ocho Rios, St. Ann who identified herself as a deportee is seeking assistance to improve her lot. This after living on the streets for a couple of years. The woman who says the streets became her best option after stepping away from a relationship of abuse, is likely...

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Vaccine Hesitancy, A Growing Challenge  in Jamaica

Vaccine Hesitancy, A Growing Challenge in Jamaica

The one thousand (1000) target was surpassed at the second vaccination blitz as community leaders mobilized to get more seniors to take their first dose of the Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine at the weekend. Going forward the Health Minister says leaders will need to play a crucial role in public education and dispelling conspiracy theories that have left many...