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Cabinet approves $7.4 million dollar Carnival Budget

The Cabinet has approved a request by the Festivals Minister for an additional $1.2m to bridge a shortfall in its 2017 Carnival budget of...

Antigua and Barbuda among several other counties to receive major book...

For a second consecutive year, Scholastic Book Fairs has teamed up with the Sandals Foundation to donate 25,000 brand new children’s books that are...

Police probe fatal shooting in Liberta

  The police have confirmed the death of Charlesworth Richards who was involved in a fatal shooting in Liberta this morning. Charlesworth is the identical twin...

Climate Change Tool Kit introduce to boast the country fight against...

Plans are in the pipeline to boost Antigua and Barbuda’s fight against Climate Change with the recent announcement of an “Online Law on Climate...

Three Antiguan Scientists attend 2017 Commonwealth Science conference

Three Antiguan Scientists were among 450 others who recently attended the 2017 Commonwealth Science conference in Singapore after being selected by the Royal Society...

Stakeholder Consultations being held in Antigua and Barbuda

The project implementation unit of the Energy for Sustainable Development (ESD) Caribbean building project are currently hosting stakeholder consultations in Antigua and Barbuda from...

Family seeks public’s assisting after fire destroyed their home

A Cooks family of four is seeking the public’s assistance in getting back on their feet after a fire destroyed their three bedroom wooden...

Father & Sons Remanded on Gun & Ammo Charges

Orel Brookes, 54 and his twin sons, 21yr-old Akeem and Shakeem Brookes of Green Bay were remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison on gun and...

Persons advise to forget the Wait and See mentality this Hurricane...

Director of Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Services Keithley Meade is advising persons to move away from the wait and see mentality this Hurricane Season. Meade...

MET Office says Tropical Storm warning for Caribbean has no impact...

In light of a potential tropical storm warning being issued for several Caribbean Islands, the Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Office is advising persons not...