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FEATURED PHOTO: What’s Cooking?

FEATURED PHOTO: What’s Cooking?

November 12, 2018 | Comments: 0

Wondering what’s cooking in the pot? I don’t think it’s 9 days old. And who’s the chef? Keep on wondering. If you have any interesting, exciting, funny, ...

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DEAR BELLA: Step Daughter Tempting Me

DEAR BELLA: Step Daughter Tempting Me

November 12, 2018 | Comments: 1

Dear Bella I am marrying a woman and her daughter is 17 and would have to eventually move in with us. I am worried because that girl just looks like trouble. I would ...

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COMMENTARY: Identity and Dignity Lost with the CCJ

COMMENTARY: Identity and Dignity Lost with the CCJ

November 12, 2018 | Comments: 4

Friday November 9, 2018 – The referenda, held individually in Antigua and Barbuda and Grenada on replacing the British Judicial Committee of the Privy Council ...

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FEATURED PHOTO:  Independence flashback

FEATURED PHOTO: Independence flashback

November 8, 2018 | Comments: 6

The institution is no longer called Barclays Bank. Most, if not all of the people in this photo, no longer work there but in the photo, which appears to have been ...

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FEATURED PHOTO: Wadix!

FEATURED PHOTO: Wadix!

November 7, 2018 | Comments: 6

Leroy Charles was among those honoured at Dominica’s 40th Anniversary of Independence National Rally on November 3rd for his contribution to arts, ...

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COMMENTARY: Dominica’s Forty Year Mark

COMMENTARY: Dominica’s Forty Year Mark

November 7, 2018 | Comments: 17

The number forty (40) generally symbolizes a process of testing, of trial, or an evaluation period. Jesus, Elijah and Moses, fasted for 40 days and forty nights, 40 ...

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COMMENTARY: The coming OECD black list

COMMENTARY: The coming OECD black list

November 6, 2018 | Comments: 6

WASHINGTON, DC, United States, Friday October 19, 2018 — Reports are wrong in stating that eight Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries are on a ‘black list’ ...

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COMMENTARY: Science and Public Policy in Dominica

COMMENTARY: Science and Public Policy in Dominica

October 29, 2018 | Comments: 6

EDITOR’s NOTE: As we celebrate the 40th anniversary of our Independence, DNO, in collaboration with the Dominica Academy of Arts and Sciences (DAAS), presents ...

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COMMENTARY: The banning of plastics-sincerity or hypocrisy?

COMMENTARY: The banning of plastics-sincerity or hypocrisy?

October 21, 2018 | Comments: 4

Not long ago, a unilateral decision was taken throughout Massy Stores in St Lucia to ban the merchandizing of plastic to grocers. This was hailed as a significant ...

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SUNDAY SERMON: True greatness can only be found in the service of others

SUNDAY SERMON: True greatness can only be found in the service of others

October 21, 2018 | Comments: 0

We’re pleased to bring you another edition of Sunday Sermon and another message from Monsignor William Jno. Lewis.

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CHECK THIS OUT: A sign of Dominican apathy?

CHECK THIS OUT: A sign of Dominican apathy?

October 21, 2018 | Comments: 26

This video shows a small group of people protesting the establishment of a concrete plant in the north of Dominica. They claim it will affect human and marine health ...

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COMMENTARY: Dominica loses hundreds of millions of dollars annually

COMMENTARY: Dominica loses hundreds of millions of dollars annually

October 7, 2018 | Comments: 38

In an earlier commentary, I gave an overview of a missed opportunity: Dominica failing to sell water. It is an opportunity to contribute hundreds of millions of ...

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OPEN LETTER TO PM SKERRIT: For Dominica’s democracy to survive, Skerrit must resign!

OPEN LETTER TO PM SKERRIT: For Dominica’s democracy to survive, Skerrit must resign!

October 2, 2018 | Comments: 21

Letter of Gabriel J. Christian to Prime Minister Skerrit – September 26, 2018   Prime Minister Skerrit: This is year is the 40th year of independence from ...

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CHECK THIS OUT:.. If you like beautiful singing

CHECK THIS OUT:.. If you like beautiful singing

September 23, 2018 | Comments: 7

EDITOR’S NOTE: From time to time on “Check This Out” we highlight those extra-ordinary posts which we think you will find interesting. In this edition of Check ...

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COMMENTARY: Time for action on waste management

COMMENTARY: Time for action on waste management

September 20, 2018 | Comments: 3

On Saturday 15th August the Portsmouth Hospitality Association in Conjunction with SALT and My Salty Passports, working with 4Ocean as part of their Aware Week, ...

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COMMENTARY: Dominica’s fluid gold still unexploited

COMMENTARY: Dominica’s fluid gold still unexploited

September 19, 2018 | Comments: 6

Fans of bottled water pay more than a 4 thousand percent markup to buy a product that’s available practically for free nearly everywhere with the exception of ...

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POEM: Heartless Maria

POEM: Heartless Maria

September 18, 2018 | Comments: 2

Maria decided to go island hopping and in Dominica first she decided to pop in We all knew that she was coming in a hurry But never expected her merciless fury She ...

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POEM: Maria Baabye

POEM: Maria Baabye

September 18, 2018 | Comments: 0

Maria entered the shores of Dominica September 18th 2017 She found the island so bright and beautiful With green valleys and mountains That night September 18th 2017 ...

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COMMENTARY: Big Science, Small Minds: A Dilemma for Caribbean Development.

COMMENTARY: Big Science, Small Minds: A Dilemma for Caribbean Development.

September 15, 2018 | Comments: 12

Anybody familiar with the Castries-Gros Islet corridor would know that a bus ride after work can take you at least an hour. After a hard day at work, passengers are ...

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COMMENTARY: It was a very ill wind that blew no good

COMMENTARY: It was a very ill wind that blew no good

September 6, 2018 | Comments: 4

One year later have we learned anything from Hurricane Maria? While Maria was “uniquely unique,” there are important universal lessons for all to study and act ...

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COMMENTARY: Kim plays Trump on North Korean denuclearization

COMMENTARY: Kim plays Trump on North Korean denuclearization

September 1, 2018 | Comments: 17

The most recent development on North Korea’s so-called denuclearization, the reality of which has been a matter of extreme skepticism among foreign policy and ...

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COMMENTARY: Last comments on airlift and airport in Dominica

COMMENTARY: Last comments on airlift and airport in Dominica

August 31, 2018 | Comments: 23

I had only intended to write three informative articles on airport and airlift matters concerning Dominica. Yet, it is only fair to make oneself available when ...

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