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New Winthropes Robbery

Swift police action has resulted in the capture of two intruders who assaulted and robbed an elderly man of New Winthorpes Village. Family members and members of the community are relieved that the young perpetrators who beat and robbed the owner and proprietor of C and J Superette, Clarence Ferris on Monday, have been apprehended.

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Party Monarch Finalists

After hours of anxiously awaiting the judgement on Sunday night’s “much talked about” Party Monarch Semi-Finals the results are in. The artistes who will be battling in the GROOVY section are Blade Claudette CP Peters Hard Knaxx Janine Lyrical Reds Ricardo Drue Set On Tizzy Meanwhile, the JUMPY finals will see the following competing Hard Knaxx K. Lee King Sonic ...

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Zero Hunger Launch

The entire Caribbean will be eyeing Antigua and Barbuda come Monday, as the twin island nation launches its Zero Hunger pilot project, which will provide a blue print for the future implementation of the project throughout the region. The Zero Hunger Pilot Project is a joint collaboration between Antigua and Barbuda, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the Inter-American Institute ...

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Police Cautions Jam Bands

As the Carnival season approaches the Police have issued a warning to Jam Bands, Mas Troupes and Groups who are participating in the Carnival Celebrations to properly secure their trailers. A warning also for vehicle users to obey parking restrictions, exercise caution when using the streets and adhere to the rules set by the law men during the season.

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Calypso Monarch Draw

The Wadadli Beer Calypso Monarch semi- finals, from all accounts will be an interesting competition as the nation’s calypsonians compete for a spot in the Calypso Monarch Finals to be staged on August 5th.

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Agriculture Tour

Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Dr. José Graziano da Silva along with a number of Agricultural Officials led by Minister of Agriculture the Hon. Hilson Baptiste visited a number of farmers and agricultural stations around the island.

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