TWO men were killed and six wounded when gunfire broke out at a Jamaica Labour Party election rally in Montego Bay, police said on Monday.
The Jamaica Constabulary did not identify a motive but ruled out political violence at the crowded rally in the northern city on Sunday night.
Wednesday 10th Feb 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
A LEEDS asylum-seeker who feared for his life if he was sent back to Jamaica was granted refugee status and permission to stay in Britain yesterday.
The decision to allow Orashia Edwards, 33, who is...
Friday 22nd Jan 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Michael Bundock’s biography of Francis Barber tells the extraordinary story of the Jamaican slave who inherited the
bulk of Dr Samuel Johnson’s estate, says ANGELA COBBINAH
Saturday 10th Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Arts
The Paddy McGuffin column
Saturday 3rd Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
Huge facility would take inmates repatriated after being convicted in Britain
Thursday 1st Oct 2015
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
SHADOW defence secretary Maria Eagle doesn’t believe that Jeremy Corbyn’s statement that he would never blast millions of people into nuclear oblivion is “helpful.”
But his truthful admission was the only answer to be given in light of his lifelong opposition to...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
DAVID CAMERON rejected Jamaican officials’ calls for him to apologise for Britain’s involvement in the slave trade, which lasted more than 300 years.
Jamaican Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller pressed Mr Cameron, whose ancestors include slave-owners, to consider making...
JAMAICAN LGBT campaigners are celebrating the country’s first gay pride event this week in the Caribbean country known for virulent homophobia.
The week-long PrideJa festival, which began at the weekend and will go on until August 8, was organised by the Jamaica Forum of...
Thursday 6th Aug 2015
A JAMAICAN asylum-seeker in Leeds was detained by immigration officials yesterday and is set for deportation.
Orashia Edwards, 32, is seeking asylum to escape persecution for his bisexuality in Jamaica and fears for his life if he is returned.
Amnesty International has warned...
Wednesday 29th Apr 2015
Monday 9th Mar 2015