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UWP blasts Lugay parliamentarty suspension

UWP blasts Lugay parliamentarty suspension

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 0

Members of the opposition United Workers Party have all condemned the suspension of UWP senator, Danny Lugay, from parliament and have said they stand in solidarity with him. On Thursday, Lugay ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE – Too Many Amputations

STAY WELL & SPARKLE – Too Many Amputations

July 26, 2014 | Comments: 0

Oscar Pistorius of South Africa is an outstanding Olympian – so much more! Though he had both legs amputated when only 11 months old, he is strong and swift – unlike many of the amputees ...

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COMMENTARY: Psychological violence during the election season

COMMENTARY: Psychological violence during the election season

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 0

The threat of physical violence is once again rearing its ugly head in this pre-election season and as it continues history will repeat itself and after the election we will shed crocodile tears ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: VF Inc 2014 Training Schedule

ANNOUNCEMENT: VF Inc 2014 Training Schedule

April 20, 2014 | Comments: 0

A Phenomenal Caribbean Men Symposium will be among the many activities which VF Inc has scheduled for 2014. Below is VF Inc's training schedule for the year.

ANNOUNCEMENT: Loubiere Reunion programme

ANNOUNCEMENT: Loubiere Reunion programme

July 19, 2014 | Comments: 0

Loubiere Reunion 2014 will run from July 24 to August 4 and activities will include a beauty pageant, cross country hike, ICT symposium and calypso show among many other activities. Below is the ...

“I am a good citizen,” Chris B tells court

“I am a good citizen,” Chris B tells court

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 0

Local calypsonian, Chris “Chris B” Sylvester, who is facing several charges in relation to a shooting incident in St. Joseph, has had his bail reduced from $60,000 to $50,000 when he ...

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Four get DOMLEC scholarships

Four get DOMLEC scholarships

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 1

  Four students moving on to secondary school this September will be doing so with ease since are the newest scholarship recipients of Dominica’s sole electricity company, DOMLEC. Shermya ...

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Loubiere Reunion opens with spirited ceremony

Loubiere Reunion opens with spirited ceremony

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 5

Loud cheers resonated through the tranquil community of Loubiere on Thursday evening as residents opened the community’s 2014 Reunion with an ecumenical service and a spirited ceremony. ...

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HEALTH TALK: Warning signs of Colorectal Cancer

HEALTH TALK: Warning signs of Colorectal Cancer

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 2

COLORECTAL CANCER: WHAT IS IT Colorectal cancer is the third most frequently diagnosed cancer in men and women and the second highest cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. Numbers are similar in ...

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Sixty-two to represent Dominica at Windward Islands Schools Games

Sixty-two to represent Dominica at Windward Islands Schools Games

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 1

The Sports Division in the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports has released the names of 62 students selected to represent Dominica at the 2014 Windward Islands Schools Games to be held in St. ...

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Offering hope through shoes

Offering hope through shoes

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 8

Thirty young men, who in the past had brushes with the law, were the recipients of brand new footwear courtesy of international religious charitable organization, Samaritan’s Feet, which ...

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: A day up north

PHOTO OF THE DAY: A day up north

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 4

Photo depicts Cabrits in Portsmouth Photo by Carmen John-Jules of Cams Studio Email: carmenjohnjules4life@hotmail.com Website: camsstudio.weebly.com Telephone: 440-8972 Photographers – novice, ...

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New measures to improve courier business

New measures to improve courier business

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 10

Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Roosevelt Skerrit, has announced measures aimed at improving the efficiency of clearing courier packages. The Prime Minister did so as he presented the ...

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ECSE Trade Report

ECSE Trade Report

July 25, 2014 | Comments: 0

Welcome to the Eastern Caribbean Securities Exchange’s daily update for 24 July 2014 providing the latest trading information and financial tips for the investor. On the Eastern Caribbean ...

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UPDATE: Danny Lugay suspended from parliament; not unexpected, he says

UPDATE: Danny Lugay suspended from parliament; not unexpected, he says

July 24, 2014 | Comments: 175

United Workers Party (UWP) Senator Danny Lugay has been kicked out and officially suspended from the House of Assembly. On Thursday members of the government side overwhelmingly supported a ...

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British delegation visits Dominica

British delegation visits Dominica

July 24, 2014 | Comments: 8

Britain and Dominica are in the process forging closer ties with a nine-member delegation from the British High Commission, along with the British High Commissioner Victoria Dean, currently on ...

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Tarnia Green moves to SAT Telecoms

Tarnia Green moves to SAT Telecoms

July 24, 2014 | Comments: 44

Her voice and image have been on the television screen in Dominica as a journalist with the Government Information Service (GIS) for the past 17 years. She has served under various ...

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Rotary Club of Dominica elects new board

Rotary Club of Dominica elects new board

July 24, 2014 | Comments: 3

A new Board of Directors has been elected for The Rotary Club of Dominica. The new Board was officially declared on July 19th at the Club’s Annual Investiture Dinner held at the Rosalie Bay ...

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Budget lacks foresight – John

Budget lacks foresight – John

July 24, 2014 | Comments: 34

Leader of the opposition and United Workers Party MP for Salisbury, Hector John, has blasted the 2014-2015 budget presented by prime minister, Roosevelt Skerrit saying it lacks foresight. In his ...

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DFC announces Soukous acts for WCMF 2014

DFC announces Soukous acts for WCMF 2014

July 24, 2014 | Comments: 15

The Dominica Festivals Committee (DFC) has announced a number of Soukous acts for the 2014 edition of the World Creole Music Festival. The artistes coming from Africa will be Lokassa Ya Bongo, ...

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Shhh…it’s a secret

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Shhh…it’s a secret

July 24, 2014 | Comments: 16

Photo depicts Secret Bay, Portsmouth Photo by Jasmine Nicholas Photographers – novice, amateur or professional – in Dominica are asked to submit photos, photographer credit and caption to ...

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Gov’t to review tax system

Gov’t to review tax system

July 24, 2014 | Comments: 36

The government of Dominica will be reviewing the island’s tax regime which could see the entire system being changed, prime minister Roosevelt Skerrit has said. Delivering the annual ...

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UWP promises public servant salary increase

UWP promises public servant salary increase

July 23, 2014 | Comments: 102

The United Workers Party (UWP) has promised salary increase for public servant if it is voted into office. Describing public servants as invaluable contributors to the country’s development, ...

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DCA mourns Gifford Walsh

DCA mourns Gifford Walsh

July 23, 2014 | Comments: 9

The Dominica Cricket Association (DCA) says it is with a “deep sense of sadness and an immense amount of agony” that it heard the news of the sudden passing of one of its former ...

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