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This Caribbean Born Rapper Is Really The Face Of An Anti-Bullying Campaign

A Caribbean-born rapper who infamously insulted Wanna Thompson who critiqued her music earlier this summer and has been accused of sicking her...

Rihanna named Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Barbados

Government has appointed international pop icon, Robyn “Rihanna” Fenty, as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, with specific responsibility for promoting education, tourism and...

Former Rising Stars winner impresses on British TV talent show

Eight years after winning the Digicel Rising Stars competition Dalton Harris is trying his hand at another televised talent contest.

UNITED STATES-Millions expected to converge in Brooklyn for West Indian American Carnival

Over three million people are expected to converge on Brooklyn’s sprawling Eastern Parkway in New York on Monday, for the largest carnival...

Samuel is 2018 Police Queen

Police Constable Kalique Samuel won nearly all segments to be crowned Police Queen 2018 over the weekend. Annika Bowen won...

Dolphin Dilemma: The Antigua and Barbuda Story premieres in Saint Lucia

As part of the Saint Lucia National Trust’s (SLNT) efforts to advocate against the establishment of the proposed Dolphinarium in Saint Lucia,...

Carnival becoming too expensive for the Treasury says government

The government is considering a proposal to privatize several carnival shows now organised by the Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission.

Miss Universe Canada visits Antigua and Barbuda

Lauren Howe, winner of Miss Universe Canada Pageant 2017/2018 enjoyed a week-long stay in Antigua and Barbuda which concluded yesterday, 26th August 2018. Having secured this trip as...

Henry wins fashionista contest

And an amazing show it was, one of magnificence, great artistry and talent. Unicomer Antigua Ltd trading as...

It’s Carnival Time For Many In The Caribbean Diaspora

By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 24, 2018: It’s carnival time for many Caribbean nationals...

Eight Designers to Compete in Courts Fashionista 2018

Eight designers will be showcased during the fifth annual Courts Fashionista Competition! The event will be held this Friday, August 24th at...

UWI Bestows Honorary Doctorate On Award-Winning Jamaican Jazz Maestro Monty Alexander

Over five decades of performances and more than 70 CDs later, award-winning Jamaican-born jazz maestro, Monty Alexander, is being bestowed with a honorary...

Caribbean Roots Stars Pay R-E-S-P-E-C-T To Aretha Franklin

By NAN ET Editor Caribbean roots Hollywood stars and public figures are among millions around the globe paying R-E-S-P-E-C-T...

Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul’, dies aged 76

Aretha Franklin, the "queen of soul" who became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has died...

Queen Thalia beats her dad on the regional stage

Queen Thalia has captured the Leeward Islands Calypso competition in Anguilla last night.  In doing so, she beat her...

‘Gallop’ is Road March, Insane wins Band of the Year (Main Results)

Monday Wear 2nd Runner-up: Exclusive Carnival 1st Runner-Up: Insane Winner: Myst Carnival T-Shirt Mas' 2nd Runner-up Icons 1st Runner-up Myst Winner: Insane Large Band of The Year 1st Runner-up Myst Carnival Winner: Insane Mas'...

Antigua and Barbuda comes close to winning Caribbean Culture Pageant

Former Miss Antigua and Barbuda Ayanna Dorsette came close to capturing another title last night. She was adjudged the first runner-up after participating in the...

Panache and Hell’s Gate tie for Panorama title

Second Runner-Up: Halcyon Steel Orchestra Joint Winners: Hell's Gate Steel Orchestra (Queen Thalia's Steel Pan War arranged by Khan Cordace) Panache Steel Orchestra (Tian Winter's Good...

Queen Thalia dethrones dad to win Calypso Monarch title

It was a father-daughter battle and the daughter prevailed in the 2018 calypso monarch competition. Queen Thalia beat her father King Zachari to win the title...

Cabinet mulls making Mary J Blige a cultural ambassador

Nine times Grammy Award winner Mary J. Blige on Wednesday made a surprise visit on the Cabinet of Antigua and Barbuda. Blige is in Antigua...

Ge’Eve, King Vicious repeat Junior Calypso success

Results of the 2018 State Insurance Junior Calypso Results 5-12 Category 2nd runner-up De African Prince 1st runner-up Calypso Lilly Winner Ge’Eve Most improved calypsonian - De African Prince Best...

SJA and SASS are teenage pageant winners

Winner Miss Teenage – St Anthony Secondary – Reah Watkins Winner Mr. Teenage - – St Joseph’s Academy – Mjolnor Messiah, 1st runner up Miss Teenage...

Miss Antigua Platinum to compete in Miss Jaycees International

The Antigua Barbuda Festivals Commission announced tonight that Ashely Boodhoo is the country's representative in the Miss Jaycees International Pageant. The pageant will take place at...

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