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Sir Ron appointed High Commissioner to Canada

Antigua & Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and Organisation of American States, Sir Ronald Sanders, has added another diplomatic appointment to his responsibilities. He...

Gender affairs wants thorough investigation of rape allegations against cops

The Directorate of Gender Affairs today called for a “thorough and impartial” probe into rape allegations two police officers warning that the alleged act...

Officials prepare to repair more schools

The Board of Education is currently conducting an assessment to determine the scope of repair work that is to be carried out on public...

No jobs for Knuckle Block youth on Chinese project

Seven months after a Chinese construction team began work on the so-called Knuckle block project, the only role for unemployed youth of Gray’s Farm,...

Fast thinking children foil abduction attempt

Mother is furious after receiving word that a man tried to kidnap her young child and cousin.   The woman said the two youngsters were on...

Several injured in separate accidents this morning

A child is among the injured resulting from three separate accidents which took place moments apart this morning. The John Hughes Primary School student crossing...

Antigua moves ahead with Styrofoam ban

By Brenton Henry The government is hoping to phase out the use of Styrofoam products by the end of next year. During cabinet yesterday, the environment...

Police say there will be no cover-up in rape probe against cops

The police high command has vowed to conduct a professional investigation into allegations of rape against two police officers. This is the second serious scandal...