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Dominica’s Lady of Song to perform in Trinidad

Dominica’s Lady of Song to perform in Trinidad

January 16, 2018 | Comments: 0

Our very own lady of Song Ophelia Marie will perform her famous Cadence-Lypso music “Under The Trees” area of The Normandie hotel,  in St Ann’s ...

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Builders association warns of coming ‘pinch’ in construction industry

Builders association warns of coming ‘pinch’ in construction industry

January 16, 2018 | Comments: 5

  President of the Dominica Builders and Contractors Association of Dominica (BCAD), Anthony Leblanc, has warned that there is going to be a pinch in the ...

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Machel Montano cautioned over controversial carnival-related comments

Machel Montano cautioned over controversial carnival-related comments

January 16, 2018 | Comments: 0

  (TRINIDAD EXPRESS) – You might not want to be following entertainer Machel Montano’s advice to fete goers disregarding the police advisory that an ...

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Stock Farm residents protest unhealthy dumping of waste material

Stock Farm residents protest unhealthy dumping of waste material

January 16, 2018 | Comments: 6

The residents of Stock Farm took to the streets on Tuesday to protest against what they claim is the “unhealthy dumping of waste material” on a former landfill ...

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UPDATE: Loubiere residents safe after landslide scare

UPDATE: Loubiere residents safe after landslide scare

January 16, 2018 | Comments: 9

Residents of 3rd Avenue in Loubiere have reported that they are safe following a landslide in the area on Monday evening. DNO visited the area on Tuesday morning and ...

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UWP calls on the DLP administration to expand and accelerate Recovery and Reconstruction in the Housing Sector

UWP calls on the DLP administration to expand and accelerate Recovery and Reconstruction in the Housing Sector

January 16, 2018 | Comments: 14

The United Workers Party (UWP) is concerned that the present laissez-faire approach of the DLP administration to recovery and reconstruction in the housing sector ...

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Vincentian native breaking stereotypes in Caribbean law enforcement

Vincentian native breaking stereotypes in Caribbean law enforcement

January 16, 2018 | Comments: 5

Raised in a close-knit family in the urban village of Lower Middle Street in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Kamecia Blake-Byam was the baby of the family – born ...

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CARIFORUM to launch 10th EDF on Crime and Security in Caribbean

CARIFORUM to launch 10th EDF on Crime and Security in Caribbean

January 16, 2018 | Comments: 0

Cooperation to beat back the scourge of crime and violence in the Caribbean will advance further when 10th European Development Fund CARIFORUM Crime and Security ...

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Gov’t looks at Assistant Commissioner for Crime in police force

Gov’t looks at Assistant Commissioner for Crime in police force

January 15, 2018 | Comments: 39

Minister for National Security, Rayburn Blackmoore, has revealed that the government is looking for an Assistant Commissioner for Crime for the Commonwealth of ...

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River in Martinique calm after mudflow from Mt. Pelee

River in Martinique calm after mudflow from Mt. Pelee

January 15, 2018 | Comments: 9

A river in Martinique, Prêcheur River, is now calm after mudflow from the active volcano Mt. Pelee raised concerns among residents. The mudflow took place when a ...

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2018 a year of rebuilding and growth – Caricom SG

2018 a year of rebuilding and growth – Caricom SG

January 15, 2018 | Comments: 5

Developing the world’s first climate resilient countries is a key focus for the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) for 2018 which promises to be a year of “rebuilding ...

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St. Vincent & The Grenadines to launch US$Multi-Million Medicinal Cannabis Industry

St. Vincent & The Grenadines to launch US$Multi-Million Medicinal Cannabis Industry

January 15, 2018 | Comments: 15

St. Vincent and the Grenadines is on a path to establish a modern medicinal cannabis industry. A trained attorney specializing in legislative drafting- Mrs. Petrona ...

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All schools reopen after Maria except Trafalgar

All schools reopen after Maria except Trafalgar

January 15, 2018 | Comments: 6

All schools across the island have reopened after Hurricane Maria, except the Trafalgar Primary School, Chief Education Officer Melena Fontaine has said. She stated ...

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Young Chanderpaul hits maiden hundred

Young Chanderpaul hits maiden hundred

January 15, 2018 | Comments: 1

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Tagenarine Chanderpaul came of age on Sunday, when he completed his maiden first-class hundred for newly-crowned champions Guyana Jaguars, ...

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Gov’t revenue might take years to reach pre-hurricane levels says IMF

Gov’t revenue might take years to reach pre-hurricane levels says IMF

January 15, 2018 | Comments: 11

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that the revenue of the government of Dominica might take years to reach pre-Hurricane Maria levels. A report ...

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IN PICTURES:  2018 Calypso Quarterfinals

IN PICTURES: 2018 Calypso Quarterfinals

January 14, 2018 | Comments: 0

Thirty-three calypsonians took to the stage at the New Town Savannah on Saturday night (January 13, 2018) in the quarterfinals of the 2018 calypso competition in a ...

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Panic ensues as plane skids off runway in Turkey

Panic ensues as plane skids off runway in Turkey

January 14, 2018 | Comments: 8

Panic broke out on a passenger jet when it skidded off the runway at a Turkish airport and plunged down the side of a cliff overlooking the sea according to a BBC ...

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UWI Vice Chancellor reacts to Trumps racist statements

UWI Vice Chancellor reacts to Trumps racist statements

January 14, 2018 | Comments: 8

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) — Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Profressor Hilary Beckles says the United States needs to respect the ...

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SUNDAY SERMON: The Call of The Prophets

SUNDAY SERMON: The Call of The Prophets

January 14, 2018 | Comments: 3

Whenever possible, on Sunday Sermon, we bring you a message based on the gospel of the Lord. Fatima Parish Priest, Monsignor William Jno Lewis has been a ...

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Four former monarchs in 2018 calypso semifinal

Four former monarchs in 2018 calypso semifinal

January 14, 2018 | Comments: 7

Four former monarchs, Dice, Tasha P, Scrunter and Observer will be part of the line up at the semifinals of this year’s calypso competition. After years of ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: R.U.M, An Unwise Move

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: R.U.M, An Unwise Move

January 14, 2018 | Comments: 91

Dear Editor, Carnival is an important part of our society and I for one L🧡VE the Celebration- I find it quite liberating – what concerns me is when ...

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CARICOM statement on comment made by US President Donald Trump

CARICOM statement on comment made by US President Donald Trump

January 14, 2018 | Comments: 21

STATEMENT BY THE CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY (CARICOM) ON COMMENT MADE BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is deeply disturbed ...

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