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Statement by the PM Skerrit re hospitalization of Grand Fond MP

Statement by the PM Skerrit re hospitalization of Grand Fond MP

May 29, 2017 | Comments: 0

I wish to confirm and to inform the country and in particular the residents of the Grand Fond Constituency that Honourable Ivor Stephenson, the Parliament Secretary ...

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COMMENTARY: Rubbish , Rubbish Everywhere What to do about?

COMMENTARY: Rubbish , Rubbish Everywhere What to do about?

May 28, 2017 | Comments: 7

Like most Dominicans I am concerned by our increasing inability to adequately manage our garbage disposal. This rubbish rubbish everywhere even filling bus stops is ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Police investigate discovery of two more dead bodies

BREAKING NEWS: Police investigate discovery of two more dead bodies

May 28, 2017 | Comments: 24

Police are investigating the discovery of another dead body in Roseau on Sunday morning. According to police sources, the body, identified as that of a Guadeloupe ...

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Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles

Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles

May 28, 2017 | Comments: 2

A westward moving tropical wave is affecting the Lesser Antilles. This is expected to result in an increase in cloudiness, shower activity and possible isolated ...

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Killer sentenced to 20 years for death of Dominican

Killer sentenced to 20 years for death of Dominican

May 27, 2017 | Comments: 9

Admitted murderer, Trevor Boston was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Friday for the shooting death of Steve Mingo of Dominica, an Antiguan online publication is ...

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Dominican gets Ph.D in Biomedical Sciences

Dominican gets Ph.D in Biomedical Sciences

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 49

Dominican, Nisha Durand, has received a Ph.D in Biomedical Sciences; Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, from the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences ...

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Linton says opposition asked PM Skerrit not to introduce bills to amend electoral laws

Linton says opposition asked PM Skerrit not to introduce bills to amend electoral laws

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 44

Opposition Leader, Lennox Linton, has said he suggested to Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit not to introduce bills to amend the electoral laws of Dominica when ...

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Isaac says opposition supports CBI but has issues

Isaac says opposition supports CBI but has issues

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 15

Member of Parliament for the Roseau Central Constituency, Joseph Isaac, has said the opposition United Workers Party is in support of the much talked about ...

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Breakdown of trucks hinders garbage collection says DSWMC

Breakdown of trucks hinders garbage collection says DSWMC

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 49

A breakdown of trucks in the fleet of the Dominica Solid Waste Management Corporation (DSWMC) is being blamed for a pileup of garbage in many communities in ...

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Twelve families in Colihaut to get new housing

Twelve families in Colihaut to get new housing

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 14

Twelve families living in Plat Ma Pierre in Colihaut have been selected out of 146 applicants to receive housing infrastructure to mitigate the impact of Tropical ...

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60 students advance to next level at Universal Martial Arts Robin Ryu Academy

60 students advance to next level at Universal Martial Arts Robin Ryu Academy

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 1

Over 60 students of the Universal Martial Arts Robin Ryu Academy have advanced to the next level after taking their martial arts exams. According to a release, the ...

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Fringe events get ball rolling for Jazz ‘n Creole 2017

Fringe events get ball rolling for Jazz ‘n Creole 2017

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 0

Roseau, Dominica – (May 23, 2017)………. The series of Jazz ‘n Creole fringe events leading up to the main stage event of the highly anticipated eighth annual ...

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International Fiesta on at Old Mill this weekend

International Fiesta on at Old Mill this weekend

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 2

DOMFESTA 2017 celebrations continue with an INTERNATIONAL FIESTA scheduled to take place at the Old Mill Cultural Centre on Saturday May 27 from 5.00pm. The Fiesta ...

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Blanchard fires back at Lugay for claims of constituency neglect

Blanchard fires back at Lugay for claims of constituency neglect

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 29

Minister for Public Works, Miriam Blanchard, has fired back at Member of Parliament for the Roseau North Constituency, Danny Lugay, for his claim that the Minister ...

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Creole Romance: When Steel Pan Meets Jazz

Creole Romance: When Steel Pan Meets Jazz

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 4

Gregory Rabess (Wochla) in another of his video releases as part of DOMFESTA Celebrations and in the lead up to the Jazz n Creole Festival 2017 draws you into his ...

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PM Skerrit overwhelmed by Botanical Gardens project

PM Skerrit overwhelmed by Botanical Gardens project

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 17

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said he was overwhelmed by the turnout at the Botanical Gardens on Thursday as the Government and members of the Public sought to ...

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Full Speech of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit

Full Speech of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 21

Fellow Dominicans, residents, visitors and well-wishers, I address you today against the backdrop of a dangerous precedent that is being set in our country, whereby ...

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Opposers of amendments to the House of Assembly (Election) Act claim victory

Opposers of amendments to the House of Assembly (Election) Act claim victory

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 43

Those who opposed amendments to the House of Assembly (Electoral) Act are claiming victory after Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit announced on Thursday that debate ...

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PM Skerrit warns of ‘dangerous precedent’ in Dominica

PM Skerrit warns of ‘dangerous precedent’ in Dominica

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 59

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has warned of what he described as a ‘dangerous precedent’ now taking place in Dominica. In an address to the nation ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Gov’t suspends debates on parliamentary Order Paper

BREAKING NEWS: Gov’t suspends debates on parliamentary Order Paper

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 76

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has announced that he has advised the Speaker of the House of Assembly Alix Boyd-Knights that Parliament should be adjourned ...

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Venezuelan acapella group to perform at Jazz ‘n Creole

Venezuelan acapella group to perform at Jazz ‘n Creole

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 0

Discover Dominica Authority has announced the final band for the 8th Annual Jazz ‘n Creole Festival. It was announced on Thursday that a Venezuelan acapella ...

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Man charged for murder in death of Kent Lewis

Man charged for murder in death of Kent Lewis

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 17

A man has been charged with murder in the death of Kent Lewis of Pointe Michel. Ron Garth Jolly appeared before a Roseau Magistrate where the charge was read to him. ...

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