Jamaica sees more murders, less other crimes

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Jamaica sees more murders, less other crimes 

KINGSTON, Oct. 26 — Jamaica has reported increasing murder cases and a slight drop in other serious and violent crimes since the start of this year, according to the country's Police High Command on Monday.

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Missionaries restore dignity of disabled (Feature)

October 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Missionaries restore dignity of disabled (Feature) 

By John Mark Escandor

NAGA CITY, Oct. 22 (PNA) — At a very young age, Jessie was left to the care of his abusive stepfather, who tied him inside a poultry house for several months after his mother died.

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Kenya says still way behind in catching sprint giants USA, Jamaica

September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kenya says still way behind in catching sprint giants USA, Jamaica 

ELDORET, Kenya, Sept. 8 — Kenya athletics officials are pouring cold water on the country's blooming sprint talents, saying they are still miles away to reach the dominance of Jamaica and USA.

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Kenya makes history, reigns supreme at Beijing World Championships

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kenya makes history, reigns supreme at Beijing World Championships 

By Kwoba and Kimathi

NAIROBI, Aug. 31 (PNA/Xinhua) — Kenya wrote history as the best country in track and field when it ruled roost as the curtains came down on the 15th edition of the World Championships at the Bird's Nest Stadium in Beijing on Sunday.

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Obama arrives in Jamaica for brief visit, U.S.-CARICOM meeting

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Obama arrives in Jamaica for brief visit, U.S.-CARICOM meeting 

KINGSTON, April 9 — U.S. President Barack Obama arrived at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston Wednesday evening for a less-than-24-hour visit here.

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