Armed and dangerous thugs struck in Kew, Hanover, on Monday night, invading a home in the community where they murdered a man in front of his family. Information reaching STAR is that 37-year-old Lincoln Muir, otherwise called 'Fat Head', was shot...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says with continued reform implementation, Jamaica will not only safeguard hard-won gains but also deliver stronger growth and job creation. The IMF Executive Board earlier this month concluded a review of the US$1.68 billion Stand-By...
It was thunder and lightning as Avenger’s actor Chris Hemsworth hung out with the world’s fastest man at the Commonwealth Games in Australia. Hemsworth, 34, who plays hammer-wielding superhero Thor, and Usain Bolt, 31, seemed to be enjoying each other’s...
State Minister in the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport,  Alando Terrelonge, says Jamaica has the capacity to develop a medical cannabis industry that rivals other sectors. Noting that the health benefits of cannabis are “enormous”, Terrelonge said Jamaica’s tertiary institutions, particularly...
Workers at Meadowrest Memorial Gardens in St Catherine closed the gates of the entity for over two hours on Saturday, stalling a number of burials and causing consternation among affected family members who were seeking to inter their deceased...
It's so often said that there is literally no place or country on earth that one can go and not find a Jamaican there. However, often the negative activities and images that are portrayed by a relatively small number of Jamaicans in...
The US State Department's annual human rights report, released yesterday, has criticised Jamaica on government corruption, extrajudicial killings and its stance on same-sex activities, among other issues. “The most significant human rights issues included numerous reports of arbitrary and other...
La Lewis is shooting his shot at Macka Diamond and he doesn’t care if her new boyfriend is watching. In a video uploaded online, the controversial Dancehall entertainer can be seen giving the “Dye Dye” singer a foot massage right...
Two Jamaican men were among 225 foreign nationals held by United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents in New York this week. They are slated to be deported after facing justice in the American state. One of the Jamaican men,...

Upon his return home, Grammy Award winner Buju Banton albums began to soar in sales and generate high streaming numbers. Within 24 hours of his return home Buju had 10 albums on the top 30 U.S, reggae iTunes charts,...