Court's holding area to be fixed after detainees slip through grille
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – After two male detainees managed to force their way through a damaged grille at the holding area of the Corporate Area Family Court last Friday, the facility was assessed and is now set to be...

Support for Merkel drops over handling of refugee crisis
Antigua Observer

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's popularity has dropped abruptly over her handling of Europe's refugee crisis, a poll for ARD television network showed.

Portman’s directorial debut is a bitter-sweet Israeli homecoming
Antigua Observer

Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman made her directorial debut with a film sympathetic to the Holocaust-haunted refugees who founded her native Israel, but she bristles at the idea that the portrayal might be patriotic.

BB-8 droid gets early buzz as ‘Star Wars’ toys go on sale worldwide
Antigua Observer

A hamster-sized BB-8 droid and an updated Millennium Falcon spacecraft emerged as some of the most talked-about new "Star Wars" toys on Thursday as stores opened at midnight around the world for first sales of merchandise...

Justin Bieber shows vulnerable side as comeback gets under way
Antigua Observer

Oh Baby! Justin Bieber's comeback is getting off to an emotional start with the Canadian pop sensation showcasing his sensitive side as he seeks to put his bad boy past behind him.

Barbados recording decline in HIV infection rates
Antigua Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Sept 4, CMC – Barbados says the annual rate of HIV infection cases is on the decline.

Government calls on rice millers to pay outstanding arrears to farmers
Antigua Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Sept 4, CMC – The Guyana government is calling on rice millers to meet their financial obligations to farmers estimated at more than half a billion dollars (One Guyana dollar=US$0.008 cents).

Ribbon cutting at Warwick Academy
Royal Gazette

A new Reception Year building at Warwick Academy was today opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The Reception Year is fully subscribed and will welcome the Class of 2029 on Tuesday morning, said a spokeswoman for the...

Getting in trim for the new school year
Royal Gazette

Hundreds of schoolchildren celebrated their return to school at the third annual Back 2 School Extravaganza. The youngsters got free hair cuts and braids, as well as school supplies and bags at St Paul Centennial Hall...

Salvation Army world leader to visit Island
Royal Gazette

The Salvation Armys world leader will be on the Island for a congress to mark the 150th anniversary of the organisation. General Andre Cox, along with his wife, Commissioner Silvia Cox, the world president of womens...

Focus on Princes story pleases ADHT
Royal Gazette

The growing prominence in Britain of former Bermudian slave Mary Prince, whose searing account of her life galvanised the abolitionist movement, has been hailed by the African Diaspora Heritage Trail. Her role as an...

Efforts made to speed up planning process
Royal Gazette

The Bermuda Government has worked hard to improve the planning process and consult with other groups, according to Michael Fahy, the Minister of Home Affairs. Speaking to The Royal Gazette, Sen Fahy said that the...

Students praised for taking leadership roles
Royal Gazette

Students who took part in a six-month leadership programme were yesterday awarded with certificates at a graduation ceremony. Sixteen students graduated Family Centres Youth Leadership Academy YLA Foundations and twelve...

PHC mural my way of giving back, says artist
Royal Gazette

An artist says he is delighted about being able to give back to the Warwick community after painting a mural for his local sports club PHC. Trovaughn Smith, 29, who was born and raised on Stadium Lane at the back of PHC...

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