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Antigua To Accommodate Students From Dominica If The Need Arises

Education Minister the Hon. Michael Browne says Dominican students will be taken into Antiguan schools, if the need arises. The Minister says this would be similar to how Barbudan pupils are now learning in educational institutions after they were displaced. Jnoure Smith has the very latest from the field of education on a day when classes resumed after a disruption ...

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First Images Emerge Of Maria’s Merciless Onslaught On Dominica

Dominica’s Prime Minister had said Tuesday morning that his country had been brutalized by Hurricane Maria and the pictures are now telling that story. The first set of images have emerged from Dominica, showing the devastation on the nature isle from the deadly storm. A state of emergency has been declared and a curfew in place from 4pm to 6am. ...

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Section Of The Hanna Thomas Hospital To Be Used As A Medical Outpost On Barbuda

A section of the Hanna Thomas Hospital will be used as a medical outpost once the clean-up effort begins in earnest on the Sister Isle. Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Rhonda Sealy-Thomas assures adequate medical care on Barbuda once more persons begin returning to the island. Some 75 Barbudans are scheduled to accompany officials as part of the clean-up effort following ...

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POLICE ARE PUSHING FOR TOUGHER PENALTIES FOR TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS

Police are resolute this evening that they will be adopting a zero tolerance approach to speeding on the roads. They are issuing a stern warning that drivers who flout the rules will be prosecuted. The head of the Traffic Department spoke to ABS news today on the heels of the country’s latest road death on Factory Road on Sunday.

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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA MAKES STRONG GAINS IN THE UK MARKET

There’s positive news coming out of the UK market for Antigua and Barbuda, with a major company in the travel tour business reporting an increase for 2017 going into 2018. And it comes at a time when that country is gripped with uncertainty as a result of the complex Brexit negotiations.

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Antigua Sailing Academy Receives A Significant Boost

The Antigua sailing Academy is getting a major boost as it continues to promote sailing among the nation’s youth. On Tuesday two news boats were added to the Academy’s fleet. The generous donation was made possible with the assistance of Sports Minister and Representative for the St. Paul constituency the Hon. E.P Chet Green and the National Olympic Committee.

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