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Team Antigua Island Girls begin historic challenge this morning

At 10:45 am (GMT) today, Team Antigua Island Girls began their 3,000 mile race which will take them from La Gomera in...

UPDATE: Masked men open fire on Police during robbery

Three masked men were arrested without injury after they opened fire on police officers investigating a break-in at All Saints Secondary School....

Ground broken for China funded clinics

The Minister of Health is haling as "a historical day in Antigua and Barbuda" the gound breaking for two polyclinics here.

Doctors finally nominated to disciplinary committee

After previous failed attempts, the Medical Association of Antigua and Barbuda has finally nominated six individuals to be a part of th committee...

Rastas urged to get involved in politics

Prime Minister Gaston Browne on Tuesday called on the Rastafarian community to get involved in politics. He invited the...

Landmark Cannabis Bill passes Lower House

The Cannabis Bill 2018 was passed in the Lower House yesterday. The Bill will regulate the production, prescribing, and supply of medical...

Grenada PM calls for easier intra-Caribbean travel

 Grenada’s Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell has called on Caribbean countries to make sincere efforts to encourage easier intra-regional travel and do...

Barbudan students receive CXC scholarships

Twenty students of the Sir McChesney George Secondary School in Barbuda have had their CXC exams paid for by the Abundant life...

Prime Minister Gaston Browne advocates for local consortium to take over Scotia Bank

Prime Minister Gaston Browne is seeking to amend the Banking Act of 2016 on the heels of the proposed Scotiabank acquisition by...

Telecoms Minister says new Observer illegal

Telecommunications Minister Melford Nicholas warned the owners of the new Observer Media entity – NewsCo - to stop breaking the law.

Fifteen Million Dollars To Boost Social Security

The government says the head of the Antigua Barbuda Social Security Board will be summoned to Cabinet at its next meeting.

Transport Board told to reveal its traffic management plan for Christmas

The Cabinet of Antigua and Barbuda has called upon the Manager of the Antigua and Barbuda Transport Board (ABTB) to explain the...

Parliament to consider amendment permitting number portability

The highly anticipated bill which will allow residents to change their mobile providers while keeping their number is expected to be considered...

Richard Lewis denies wanting to mash-up the UPP

In a letter to "only members" of the United Progressive Party, leadership hopeful Richard Lewis is denying that he wants to hurt...

Woman attacked with knife by masked vehicle robbers

A woman is lucky to be alive after she was reportedly injured during a confrontation with masked bandits this morning.

PM equates contribution of V.C Bird to that of Nelson Mandella

The official celebration of V. C. Bird Day was marked by a wreath-laying ceremony at the V. C. Bird Bust in St....

High net-worth Indians follow Mehul Choksi’s footsteps to acquire second passport

Ever since fugitive diamantaire and bank-fraud accused Mehul Choksi, allegedly involved in over $2 billion scam in the Punjab and National Bank,...

Condor, LIAT Sign Interline Agreement for Winter Season

(Caribbean Journal) There’s a new way for travelers to get from Germany around the Caribbean. Germany’s...

CARICOM monitoring sale of Scotia Bank

The Suriname-based CARICOM Competition Commission (CCC) says it will assess any impact of the proposed acquisition of Scotiabank by the Trinidad-based Republic...

Residents urged to vote for their top local books

Votes are trickling in but voter turnout could be a lot higher. That’s according to Wadadli Pen which is running a #readAntiguaBarbuda...

Missing Teen Found

Police reported that 13-year-old Dana Francis, who went missing from the Sunshine Home for Girls on Monday has been found.

Ceremonies to celebrate national hero Sir Vere Cornwall Bird

The citizens of Antigua and Barbuda are celebrating the life and work of National Hero and the Father of the Nation, Sir...

Burst of 54 earthquakes recorded in Eastern Caribbean in the last 24 hours

The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St. Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies Saturday said that a...

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