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crimerate Getting Tough On Crime March 2, 2015

Last week’s encounter between three robbery suspects and the police that ended with two of the dead and the third nursing wounds at the Mount St Joh...

tourism_canada_mission_sm Antigua and Barbuda V.P. Sales & Marketing, N.A. in Canada Marie Walker wraps up successful sales mission to Toronto March 2, 2015

Marie Walker, Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority’s, (ABTA) recently appointed Vice-President of Sales and Marketing for North America...

scotiabank_rotary_sm Scotia Bank partners with Rotary Club of Antigua March 2, 2015

Hunger! There is no easy way to describe the grim fact that nearly 870 million people on our planet are chronically undernourished....

Fiji - Antiqua and Barbuda FDR_sm Antigua and Barbuda and Fiji Formalize Relations March 2, 2015

Antigua and Barbuda has formulized diplomatic relations at the Ambassadorial level with the Government of Fiji on February 20th 2015....

International News

Cuba and United States hold new round of talks March 2, 2015

On February 27, 2015, a new round of talks was held between the delegations of Cuba and the United States on the process of formalization of the resum...

Antiguan Wins US Plus-size Competition Obama has wrong-footed Republicans in his war on ISIL Utah Lawmaker Wants Sex Traffickers Eligible For Execution


New LIAT Agonizing Over LIAT February 27, 2015

If you want to get a grip on just how situational this whole “Caribbean Unity” ethic is: you only need to take a look at the political battle-royal our Red and Blue tribes are waging to ensure

‘Manners’ for MP’s St Kitts-Nevis voters deny Douglas historic fifth consecutive term Government Stage Walk-Out


St. Kitts Dominates Antigua Open Golf Championship March 2, 2015

Kittitian Trevor Levine is the 2015 Antigua Open Golf Champion. Levine's 10-over par gross score of 150 playing off scratch (a zero handicap)...

Well Known Cricketer Sylvester Bouncing Joseph Shifted to Umpiring Windies Still Confident Ahead Of India Combined Schools and Bethesda had Easy Victories in ABCA/State Insurance Super 40.


A Healthy Impression February 26, 2015

During the past several weeks as I travelled around the Country, I could not be less than marvelled at the powerful efforts being made to clean up Antigua, which had become one big rubbish heap! It is a pleasant sight to see all the working gangs cutting back the over-grown sides of the roads, picking […]

Don’t Play With Fire! The Price of Ambition On Good Governance #3 contd


Greenbay Primary Wins Optimist Club of St. John’s Kids Speak Out Contest February 25, 2015

Trienia Cooke of the Greenbay Primary School emerged as the winner of the ‘Kids Speak Out’ oratorical contest, hosted by the Optimist Club of St. ...

Education Week Opens Today Clare Hall Students Meet Local Authors Education Officials Puzzled


Carnival Poster_sm Festivals Commission Rolls Out Carnival Volunteer Program February 19, 2015

A call is being made on residents who are interested in the Carnival Volunteer Program to register at the office of the Antigua and Barbuda Festivals ...

Antigua Carnival Launch Weeks Away Our National Anthem 2014 Carnival a Success