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Local News

gg_rodney_williams_sm Queen Elizabeth II Appoints Sir Rodney Williams to the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem January 27, 2015

Her Majesty The Queen has sanctioned the appointment of Sir Rodney Williams, Governor-General of Antigua and Barbuda as a Knight of the Most Venerable...

break-ins_sm The Ministry of Education Condemns Break-in at the Jennings Secondary School January 27, 2015

The Ministry of Education was informed that the Jennings Secondary School was burglarized on 25th January 2015....

pm_gaston_brown Statement By Honourable Gaston Brown Prime Minister Of Antigua And Barbuda On Monday 26th January 2015 January 27, 2015

Mr. Chairman, We welcome this Conference and we thank you, Vice President Biden for organising it. The peoples of the United States and the Caribbean ...

Barbuda Preparations January 27, 2015

Preparations for Council Elections in Barbuda in March are already in progress....

Regional News

Two dead following British Virgin Islands boating accident January 26, 2015

A boating mishap off the coast of Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands on Saturday, led to the death of a man and a woman....

Oil price crunch and looming elections in T&T Trinidad central bank seeks to deal with foreign exchange shortage US begins to ease Cuba travel restrictions

International News

biden_sm Prime Minister Browne Participates in Caribbean Energy Security Summit January 26, 2015

Antigua and Barbuda’s Prime Minister, the Honorable Gaston Browne, is among Caribbean leaders who have accepted an invitation from United States Vic...

Japan Stunned By Video Claiming Death Of 1 Of 2 Is Hostages Police: As Many As 6 Paris Terror Suspects May Be At Large No Motive For Attack That Wounded 3 And Left Baby Dead

Politics

Government Stage Walk-Out January 23, 2015

The debate on the 2015 National Budget in the House of Representatives came to an abrupt end on Thursday night following a walk-out by the members on the government side of the House.

Enslaved by Ourselves The Shape of Things to Come Governance versus Politics (2)

Opinions

On Good Governance contd January 24, 2015

As we continue our discourse on Good Governance, another principle is; looking after the people’s welfare.

Let’s Communicate Money is… Undeserved Preferential Treatment

Culture

Our National Anthem October 31, 2014

Fair Antigua, We Salute Thee" is the national anthem of Antigua and Barbuda. Written by Novelle Hamilton Richards and composed by Walter Garnet Picart...

2014 Carnival a Success Mango Festival Princess Thalia Makes History