Thursday, January 23, 2020
Antigua Sailing Week

Chastanet flip flops on LIAT. Now he doesn’t mind being a shareholder

Last year, Antigua’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne made a clarion call to regional colleagues to invest in the ever cash-strapped airline LIAT. The governments of...

PM to Jonas: ‘Shape up or ship out’

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has given Agriculture Minister Dean Jonas an ultimatum. “Shape up or ship out,” Browne has told Jonas in response to accusations...

Barbados PM warns of attempts to divide the Caribbean

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley has warned of attempts to divide the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping, as some regional leaders get ready to...

Why CARICOM had no national for OAS top job

By Sir Ronald Sanders Readers of Barbados newspapers were exposed recently to the views of John Beale, one of the country’s former Ambassadors to the...

Checking your bag on JetBlue is about to get more expensive

JetBlue Airways is hiking its checked baggage fees for the second time in two years. Passengers will have to pay $35 for their first checked...

Harry and Meghan will not use HRH titles – palace

Prince Harry and Meghan will no longer use their HRH titles and will not receive public funds for royal duties, Buckingham Palace has said. The...

Four charged with possession of cannabis, firearm and ammunition

Police have now jointly charged 25-year-old Patrick Mowatt and 26-year-old Sherian Austrie both of Clare Hall with possession of eight and a half pounds...

Man in custody in Troy ‘Monkey’ Samuel homicide investigation

The police have detained 27-year-old Jamal Adams in connection to last night’s shooting that left Troy ‘Monkey’ Samuel dead. Samuel was shot nine times about...

Arthur’s medicine for LIAT’s revival

Owen Arthur has warned his former counterpart in the Caribbean that the beleaguered regional carrier LIAT won’t survive their imposition of hefty airport taxes. The...

Antigua records 1st homicide for 2020 as Troy Samuel is gunned down in Bendals

Police are investigating the country's first homicide for 2020 after a fatal shooting in Bendals Village Thursday evening. The victim has been identified as Troy...