BREAKING NEWS: Police release Joseph Isaac without charge

BREAKING NEWS: Police release Joseph Isaac without charge

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 28

Roseau Central MP, Joseph Isaac, was released by police on Monday afternoon without charge hours after he was taken into custody. At around 5:30 am police descended on his home, searched it and ...

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COMMENTARY: A Citizenship by Investment comparative

COMMENTARY: A Citizenship by Investment comparative

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 18

The lack of transparency in Dominica’s Citizenship by Investment Program has brought the nation to an unprecedented state of political tension. Since the CBS 60 Minutes episode aired on January ...

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Dominican wins pageant in Cuba

Dominican wins pageant in Cuba

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 7

Kaele Lirisa Benjamin, a 19-year-old from Dominica, has won the Miss Caribe 2017 which was staged by the Escuela Latin Americana de Medicina (ELAM) on Saturday, February 11th 2017 in Havana, ...

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Gynaecology ONLY consultation with Dr Karen Robinson

Gynaecology ONLY consultation with Dr Karen Robinson

February 11, 2017 | Comments: 5

Gynaecology ONLY consultation with Dr Karen Robinson. Dr Robinson is a board certified OBGYN with almost 12 years experience, a Fellow of the American College ...

Carnival 2017 Calendar of Events (update)

Carnival 2017 Calendar of Events (update)

January 11, 2017 | Comments: 4

Calendar of confirmed events for Carnival 2017

Flow Job Vacancy (Customer Experience Manager)

Flow Job Vacancy (Customer Experience Manager)

January 4, 2017 | Comments: 0

The Customer Experience Manager will be a change agent who will work with the cross-functional leadership to embed a customer-based culture across the company and ...

Flow Job Vacancy (Commission Sales Agent)

Flow Job Vacancy (Commission Sales Agent)

January 4, 2017 | Comments: 0

The successful candidate will provide solutions to customers using FLOW’s mobile, internet and fixed products and FLOW’s services. The candidate will be ...

Two Haitians, four Dominicans granted bail in cocaine bust

Two Haitians, four Dominicans granted bail in cocaine bust

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 5

Magistrate Arley Gill on Monday, February 20th 2017 granted bail in the sum of EC $250,000 each to two Haitians and four Dominicans in a massive cocaine bust at the Woodbridge Bay Port. According ...

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VIDEO: Journey to the Throne – Contestant #5 Ketisha Joseph

VIDEO: Journey to the Throne – Contestant #5 Ketisha Joseph

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 2

In the fifth episode of Journey to the Throne, Kimani St. Jean speaks with contestant number 5 in the Miss Dominica Pageant, Ketisha Joseph. She represents the community of Massacre. Journey to ...

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CCJ blocks Cabral Douglas from suing Dominica in Tommy Lee Sparta matter

CCJ blocks Cabral Douglas from suing Dominica in Tommy Lee Sparta matter

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 15

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has blocked Cabral Douglas from suing Dominica in the long-running Tommy Lee Sparta saga. Douglas had demanded US$3-million from the government in ...

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Police identify men killed in Antrim accident

Police identify men killed in Antrim accident

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 5

The police have identified the two men who died due to a fatal motorcycle accident in Antrim. The men are 20-year-old Israel David and 45-year-old David Lloyd Henry, both of Layou. Their lifeless ...

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Dominica matters are internal CARICOM chairman says

Dominica matters are internal CARICOM chairman says

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 39

CARICOM Chairman, David Granger, has said the matters of the issuance of Dominican diplomatic passports, the country’s Citizenship by Investment Program (CBI) and the calls for the ...

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IN PICTURES: Irish Kid captures Junior Monarch Crown, again

IN PICTURES: Irish Kid captures Junior Monarch Crown, again

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 2

For the fourth time, Lemar Irish ‘De Irish Kid’ of the St John’s Academy in Portsmouth, has won the Junior Monarch Crown. He out-performed his competitors with his rendition ‘You Can ...

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Cheyenne Dewhurst wins Miss Teen 2017

Cheyenne Dewhurst wins Miss Teen 2017

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 3

Cheyenne Dewhurst, representing the Convent High School and sponsored by the Dominica Lotteries Commission has been crowned Miss Teen Dominica 2017. She won from a field of seven young ladies. ...

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Blackmoore says Carnival street jump up will end at 10:00 pm

Blackmoore says Carnival street jump up will end at 10:00 pm

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 12

National Security Minister Rayburn Blackmoore has revealed that the Carnival Monday and Tuesday street jump up will end at 10:00 pm this year despite calls to have activities stopped at 6:00 pm ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Police take Roseau Central MP into custody

BREAKING NEWS: Police take Roseau Central MP into custody

February 20, 2017 | Comments: 54

The police have taken Member of Parliament, Joseph Isaac into custody. At around 5:30 am on Monday the police, in military clothing, descended on Isaac’s home and searched it. He was then ...

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White Oak Rum Domino Competition  Results

White Oak Rum Domino Competition Results

February 19, 2017 | Comments: 0

Tremors defeated Dangerous Public Enemies by 10 points  in a very close match in Zone A when the White Oak Rum Domino Competition. Scores: Tremors 4002, Public Enemies 3992; Rockers ...

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COMMENTARY: Dedication To Purpose – A principle of successful leadership

COMMENTARY: Dedication To Purpose – A principle of successful leadership

February 19, 2017 | Comments: 4

The name Jesus of Nazareth tops every leadership short list, and is included in every serious conversation about influential characters. Over two thousand years have passed since he walked the ...

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Man charged 15 grand for possession of firearm and ammo without license

Man charged 15 grand for possession of firearm and ammo without license

February 18, 2017 | Comments: 16

Magistrate Asquith Riviere has slapped two fines of EC$2,500.00 to be paid forthwith on 47 year old George Bruney of Thibaud after he pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm without a valid ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Two die in accident at Antrim

BREAKING NEWS: Two die in accident at Antrim

February 18, 2017 | Comments: 28

Two men are dead following an accident in the Antrim area, according to information reaching Dominica News Online. The exact time that the accident took place is unclear, however, information ...

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Johnson Boston says gov’t “suppressing democracy”

Johnson Boston says gov’t “suppressing democracy”

February 17, 2017 | Comments: 53

Secretary General of the Dominican Freedom Party (DFP), Johnson Boston, has said the taking into custody of members of opposition parties by the police is an act of “suppressing democracy” ...

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Three in custody in massive drug find

Three in custody in massive drug find

February 17, 2017 | Comments: 24

Three men are in police custody assisting them in the investigation of the discovery of 28 kilograms of cocaine in a 20-foot container at Woodbridge Bay Port, which was loaded with agricultural ...

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PM Skerrit wants quick access for the Region to climate change funding

PM Skerrit wants quick access for the Region to climate change funding

February 17, 2017 | Comments: 16

As the region battles more intense and frequent climatic events, Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit wants global funding initiatives for adaptation and mitigation to avoid the usual ...

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Police charge French national under Money Laundering Act

Police charge French national under Money Laundering Act

February 17, 2017 | Comments: 36

The Police and members of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) have arrested and charged Nicolas Rene Philippe a national of France with theft, deception, fraud and money laundering under the ...

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IN PICTURES: Calypso Queen Competition 2017

IN PICTURES: Calypso Queen Competition 2017

February 17, 2017 | Comments: 6

On Thursday February 16, the Calypso Queen Competition was held at Carnival City. Janae won the crown for the third time. See pictures below. All photos by Zaimis Olmos Visual Arts 

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VIDEO: Journey to the Throne – Contestant #4 Teresa Lewis

VIDEO: Journey to the Throne – Contestant #4 Teresa Lewis

February 17, 2017 | Comments: 4

In this fourth episode of Journey to the Throne, Kimani St. Jean speaks with contestant number 4 in the Miss Dominica Pageant, Teresa Lewis. She represents the community of Bath Estate. Journey ...

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