Afghanistan rocked by explosion, dozens feared dead

Jamaica Gleaner - Sab, 17/08/2019 - 23:45
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Dozens of people are dead or wounded after an explosion ripped through a wedding party on a busy Saturday night in Afghanistan capital of Kabul, a government official has confirmed. Reports indicate that hundreds of...
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Man held with illegal firearm in Ocho Rios

Jamaica Gleaner - Sab, 17/08/2019 - 22:01
A man is now in police custody after he was reportedly held with an illegal firearm in the resort town of Ocho Rios, in St Ann, shortly after midday yesterday. The police say his name is being withheld pending further investigations. According to...
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All in place for a 'seamless' start to new school year -- McLean

Jamaica Gleaner - Sab, 17/08/2019 - 20:14
The Ministry of Education says all is in place to ensure a seamless start to the new school year next month. Public schools are scheduled to reopen on September 2. Acting permanent secretary in the Ministry of Education Dr Grace McLean says already...
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New York police apprehend man they believe left rice cookers at subway station

Jamaica Gleaner - Sab, 17/08/2019 - 19:46
NEW YORK (AP) — A man suspected of leaving two devices that looked like pressure cookers in a subway station yesterday has been taken into custody, the New York City Police Department (NYPD) has confirmed. The incident triggered an evacuation...
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