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First 40ft container of relief items for Barbuda leaves UK

As the Nation of Antigua and Barbuda begins the long road of rebuilding our sister island of Barbuda from the devastation of Hurricane Irma,...

Barbuda clean up resumes

More Barbudans should be able to return to check on their properties I another two weeks. Efforts have commenced to clean up the island following...

Prime Minister says Dominica needs “all the help the world can give”

The Prime Minister of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit has issued an urgent appeal for the island, following the passage of Hurricane Maria earlier this week. Skerrit...

DNA leader questions purported 6.5 per cent growth

The Head of the National Democratic Alliance (DNA) is questioning the country’s 6.5 per cent growth which has been boasted about by Prime Minister...

ECCB disburses $1 million to Antigua

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is standing firmly with its member countries that have been impacted by Hurricane Irma. The Bank has disbursed a...

FIFA bans Caribbean football chief Gordon Derrick for six years

Caribbean Football Union (CFU) president Gordon Derrick has been banned from all football-related activities for six years by FIFA's ethics committee. Derrick, who is also...

UPDATE: police investigating death of popular calypsonian

Reports reaching Antigua News Room is that well-known calypsonian Carmona "Farmer" Samuel is dead. Lawmen have ruled out suicide as a cause of death and...

Digicel working to restore service

Digicel  says it is experiencing some network issues due to torrential rain and high winds across Antigua, as a result of the passing of...

PM for town hall meeting in New York

As part of Prime Minister Gaston Browne’s upcoming visit to address the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, a town hall meeting...

Latest Major Hurricane Leaves Dominica “Devastated”

By Desmond Brown ST JOHN’S, Antigua, Sep 20 2017 (IPS) - As Hurricane Maria continues to barrel its way across the Caribbean, details are slowly...

Urgent help needed for Dominica

Principal Advisor to Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, Hartley Henry, has relayed a message outlining the dire situation in Dominica following the passage of...

Antigua and Barbuda stands ready to assist Dominica

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has pledged his country’s support for the island of Dominica which was ravaged by Hurricane Maria Monday night. “The Government and...
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VIDEO: Mid Maria drive through

ANR took a trip through the city of St. John's  and round south to assess any early morning damage to the island in the...

Hotelier Rob Barrett commits EC$500,000 to assist Barbuda

Hotelier Rob Barrett announced that his group of affiliated hotels and businesses will be donating EC$500,000 in cash and goods to help rebuild the...

Dangerous Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica

FULL STATEMENT BY PRIME MINISTER ROOSEVELT SKERRIT ON THE OUTCOME OF HURRICANE MARIA Issued via OECS Commission @ 1:13 am, Tuesday 19th September 2017 Initial reports...

Hurricane Maria wreaks havoc on Dominica

Hurricane Maria is impacting Dominica as a category 5 storm and already its fury is evident. "My roof is gone. I am at the complete...

Hurricane Maria is now a Category 5

Maria is now a Category 5 hurricane, the National Hurricane Center said. It is due to hit the Leeward Islands, with the eye passing directly...

V.C. Bird International Airport closed until Wednesday

The V.C. Bird International Airport was closed at 6 p.m. today as powerful Category 4 Hurricane Maria menaces the Caribbean. The Antigua and Barbuda Airports...

Gov’t will not bow to pressure from Barbudans, says Joseph

The government is making it clear that it will not bow to public pressure to return Barbudans to an unsafe and unhealthy environment on...

High Commission Holds Service of Thanksgiving

PRESS RELEASE Representatives from the British government, senior UK business and political figures, members of the diplomatic corps, the trade and tourism industry, the media...

Riding out the storm in Barbuda

Police and soldiers safeguarding property on Barbuda will ride out the storm there. Minister of National Security Steadroy “Cutie” Benjamin said the law enforcement officers...

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