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Sr Prince Ramsey wins 2018 United Nations Population Award

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Sir Prince Ramsey, a family physician from Antigua and Barbuda, was today announced as the individual winner of the 2018 United Nations Population Award. Non-governmental...

Was Derrick ‘Pretty Boy’ Edwards set up with drug found in his luggage?

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INVESTIGATIONS by the Jamaica Observer have so far shown that at least one of the accused men charged with trafficking in ganja last week,...

Former MP Donald Christian dies at 84

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Former Member of Parliament for St. John’s Rural West Donald Christian died on Friday at the age of 84. Christian served three terms in...

Senior officer suspended amid allegations of sexual harassment-reports

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The senior police officer accused of sexual harassment by at least two junior male officers has been suspended from the Royal Police Force of...

Chinese Premier Congratulates Browne On Election As Antigua And Barbuda’s PM

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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has congratulated Gaston Browne on his election as Antigua and Barbuda's prime minister. Antigua and Barbuda is China's important partner in the Caribbean, said Li in a congratulatory...

Man who moved from Antigua 59 years ago told he is in UK illegally

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(The Guardian) A man who has lived in Britain for almost 60 years has been told by the Home Office he is in the UK...

Jolly Harbour water problem due to clogged pipes

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APUA minister Sir Robin Yearwood has explained the reason being Jolly Habour residents not receiving portable water for a number of weeks. He said that...

Gallons of scarce water being wasted due to old broken pipes

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The Cabinet of Antigua and Barbuda says it will move ahead with its plans to replace leaky, old pipes throughout the City of St....

Friends of Mount St. John’s Medical Centre Continues Their Support For The Hospital

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The Friends of Mount St. John’s Medical Centre (FoMSJMC) recently donated a large quantity of (bed) linen to the Mount St. John’s Medical Centre...

Coach of Benna Boyz granted bail in Jamaica

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One member of the national Antigua football team management has been granted bail and another denied bail. After being charged, 49-year-old Derrick Edwards was granted...

American Airlines Is Adding a Second Daily Flight to Antigua

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Antigua and Barbuda will benefit from an additional daily flight with American Airlines from Miami during the upcoming winter season. The expanded service from Miami...

Reggae Boyz Out To Avenge Antigua Draw

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Neil-Monticelli Harley-Rúdd (The Voice) THEODORE WHITMORE is expected to shake up his starting line-up when Jamaica tackle hosts Antigua & Barbuda on April 29. Jamaica...

Antigua moving ahead with Cryptocurrency Exchange

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  As the government sets its sight on the cryptocurrency exchange a prominent United States-based economist has described cryptocurrency as a “bubble” and does not believe...