Committee meets to plan CCJ consultations
Antigua Observer

The National Consultative Committee set up to undertake a comprehensive public education campaign ahead of a referendum to determine whether the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) should replace the United Kingdom Privy...

CASI to honour record breaking rowers
Antigua Observer

The four members of Antigua & Barbuda’s Team Wadadli will be honoured during the second staging of the Caribbean Awards for Sports Icons (CASI) here on September 24.

Lord Coe accuses Nestle of hypocrisy over ending of IAAF deal
Antigua Observer

IAAF president Lord Coe accused Nestle of hypocrisy after it ended its sponsorship of the world governing body's Kids' Athletics programme.

Living with the ‘wrong and strong’ mentality
Antigua Observer

We often wonder why attitudes in society are a certain way. Sometimes people refer to

Greene: Ministry welcomes all help in ARG upgrade
Antigua Observer

Minister of Sports EP Chet Greene said his ministry would accept any assistance it receives in the refurbishing and upgrading of the historic Antigua Recreation Grounds (ARG) once it falls within the guidelines specified...

Filly Classic meets Women of Substance 2 as horse racing returns
Antigua Observer

Horseracing will, once again, celebrate women and support the charities of their choosing when the Norma A Prudhon Filly Classic is held at Cassada Gardens Race Track on February 28.

Breaking bones is not entertainment
Antigua Observer

Fifteen years ago, I stepped inside a light blue prefab building on the outskirts of east London. I had said goodbye to some family and friends and entered a building that had more than 20 cameras. I would be filmed...

Cabinet cautions senators ahead of next week’s budget debate
Antigua Observer

Members of the Upper House were summoned to Cabinet yesterday in preparation for the budget debate on Monday. The senators were told that Senate debate attracts a large viewing audience, and that the people of Antigua and...

Abou Diaby: Injury prone ex-Arsenal man back after 506 days
Antigua Observer

Remember Abou Diaby? Ex-Arsenal midfielder? Always injured? He's back...

MSJMC receives supplies from Mayo Clinic
Antigua Observer

The Mount St John’s Medical Centre (MSJMC) has received a 40-foot container of donated medical supplies from the Mayo Clinic Rochester Medical Missions Group, in Rochester Minnesota.

Of labour and sweat shops
Antigua Observer

When the news came last year that the government would be embarking on a new venture to resuscitate the garment industry in Antigua & Barbuda, we listened with interest for the details. Not long afterwards we were...

Liverpool owners scrap £77 ticket and apologise to fans
Antigua Observer

Liverpool's owners have scrapped their controversial £77 ticket and apologised for the "distress caused" by last week's pricing announcement.

Yearwood to be honoured with knighthood
Antigua Observer

Veteran Member of Parliament, Robin Yearwood has been nominated for one of the nation’s highest awards for his 40 unbroken years in Parliament.

Vendors urged to stop selling ‘junk’
Antigua Observer

General Manager of the Antigua Hotels and Tourist Association (AHTA) Neil Forrester has called on vendors to start selling more authentic products that will better attract tourist dollars.

License for teachers requires structural changes, says A&BUT boss
Antigua Observer

The Antigua & Barbuda Union of Teachers (A&BUT) is not ruling out the proposed introduction of licences for teachers, but said the plan by the Ministry of Education will require structural changes to the...

Soldier buried in avalanche found alive 5 days later
Antigua Observer

SRINAGAR, India — An Indian soldier buried by an avalanche for six days in the Himalayan region of Kashmir has been found alive and was pulled from the snow, along with the bodies of nine other soldiers, officials...

Kanye West appears to declare Bill Cosby innocent
Antigua Observer

Only polarizing rap star Kanye West could steal Donald Trump’s spotlight. The self-declared “Yeezus” left fans scratching their heads, and in some cases outraged, when he inexplicably tweeted on the night...

Owner of Pinewood Studios considers sale
Antigua Observer

The owner of Pinewood Studios, best known for being home to the James Bond movies, could be sold as the company looks to “maximise value” for investors. Pinewood Group said it had appointed advisers to lead a...

Woman agrees to marry reveller
Antigua Observer

The Socadrome, filled with soca music and real party vibes, yesterday set the perfect celebratory mood for a young couple. Amongst scores of revellers in the large band Tribe, at about 11.45 am, 26-year-old Kareem Ali...

The Storm Rages On! Frozen musical will reach broadway in spring 2018
Antigua Observer

For the first time in forever (OK, in about a year), we have an update on the highly-anticipated Frozen musical! The Broadway adaptation of the Oscar-winning blockbuster will hit the Great White Way in Spring...

Video: Team Wadadli nearing the Talisker finish line
Antigua Observer

At about 8:00 am today Team Wadadli was just about 23 nautical miles from the end of nearly two months of rowing across the Atlantic Ocean. They have been at sea 53 days total and are now expected to make landfall at...

Minister says consumers won’t be affected by telecoms tax
Antigua Observer

Telecommunications Minister Melford Nicholas said a 3 per cent tax on telecommunication providers should not affect consumers, since it does not increase the spending of service providers.

EMS burdened by thousands of calls yearly
Antigua Observer

The inordinate number of calls to the Emergency Medical Services is straining its limited resources.

Education minister appeals to teacher to upgrade qualifications
Antigua Observer

Education Minister Michael Browne has appealed to public school educators to make use of the offer by the ministry to upgrade their qualifications at the government’s expense.

Final preparations for arrival of Team Wadadali
Antigua Observer

Final preparations are being made for what is expected to be a grand welcome for the Team Wadadli in the Atlantic Rowing Challenge.

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow testifies in trial of accused stalker
Antigua Observer

Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow told a Los Angeles court on Monday that she feared for her safety after receiving dozens of letters from a man accused of stalking her for the past 17 years, according to media...

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