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IN PHOTOS: DLP supporters converge outside court building

IN PHOTOS: DLP supporters converge outside court building

March 17, 2010 | Comments: 31

Dominica Labour Party supporters gathered outside the High Court building on the Dame Eugenia Charles Boulevard earlier this morning as the court matter between the ...

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STORY OF INTEREST: Lara could feature in fourth edition of IPL

STORY OF INTEREST: Lara could feature in fourth edition of IPL

March 17, 2010 | Comments: 1

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Mar 16, CMC – West Indies batting legend Brian Lara could be one of the star attractions in next year’s Indian Premier League, ...

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STORY OF INTEREST: Jamaican dancehall stars at centre of row

STORY OF INTEREST: Jamaican dancehall stars at centre of row

March 17, 2010 | Comments: 13

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Two controversial Jamaican dancehall artistes have found themselves at the centre of a row over indiscipline among the nation’s ...

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Dominica to participate in Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association event

Dominica to participate in Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association event

March 17, 2010 | Comments: 3

PRESS RELEASE: Dominica expects to participate in an Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association (ECVA) Beach Volleyball event to be hosted by the St. Lucia Volleyball ...

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St. Lucia Government partners with National Task Force on OECS Economic Union in hosting Dominica’s Prime Minister

St. Lucia Government partners with National Task Force on OECS Economic Union in hosting Dominica’s Prime Minister

March 17, 2010 | Comments: 3

PRESS RELEASE: The National Task Force on OECS Economic Union continues its public education and consultation programme on OECS Economic Union in Saint Lucia with ...

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Dominica boasts several cruise ships on island

Dominica boasts several cruise ships on island

March 17, 2010 | Comments: 41

It was a busy day for the tourism sector with a total of five cruise ships docked at the Roseau Cruise ship berth, the Woodbridge Bay Port at Fond Cole and the ...

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Government lawyers to submit motion to strike out opposition’s petitions

Government lawyers to submit motion to strike out opposition’s petitions

March 17, 2010 | Comments: 31

As the United Workers Party (UWP) prepares to file in High Court, five election petitions this morning, lawyers on the government side are planning to submit a ...

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Red Cross responds to prime minister’s questions on fund disbursement for Haiti

Red Cross responds to prime minister’s questions on fund disbursement for Haiti

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 2

Amidst adversity, the Red Cross only sees opportunity In the aftermath of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake on January 12th, 2010, the International Federation of Red ...

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Men called to step up in religious life

Men called to step up in religious life

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 18

Dean of the Roseau Cathedral Father Charles Martin has reiterated the call for more men to get involved more in the religious aspect of life. Martin was speaking at ...

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ITSS student tops role playing category at Youth Parliament

ITSS student tops role playing category at Youth Parliament

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 21

A student of the Isaiah Thomas Secondary School (ITSS) has made her school proud by being victorious in the role playing category as the Speaker of the House of ...

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Opposition challenges PM’s election to Parliament

Opposition challenges PM’s election to Parliament

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 34

ROSEAU, Dominica, CMC – The validity of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit’s election to Parliament last December is one of six matters due to be heard by a ...

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Statement by the Caribbean Tourism Organisation on pending strike by British Airways Cabin Crew

Statement by the Caribbean Tourism Organisation on pending strike by British Airways Cabin Crew

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 1

PRESS RELEASE: The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) continues to monitor closely developments in the current dispute between British Airways and the union ...

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Statement on the passing of James K Henderson

Statement on the passing of James K Henderson

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 43

James K Henderson, Education Stalwart died on Saturday March 6, 2010. Mr. Henderson was a former acting Permanent Secretary and also Chief Education Officer, School ...

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Jamaica to Chair Community from July instead of Haiti

Jamaica to Chair Community from July instead of Haiti

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 1

(CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen Greater Georgetown, Guyana) Jamaica will assume the chairmanship of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) in July instead of Haiti, the ...

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Matthew propels Tremors to semi-final berth in T20

Matthew propels Tremors to semi-final berth in T20

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 0

ROSEAU, Dominica, Mar 16, CMC – National middle order batsman Martin Matthew produced a captain’s knock to propel Desiderata Tremors into the semi-finals of the ...

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Overseas officials to arrive for seminar with local parliamentarians

Overseas officials to arrive for seminar with local parliamentarians

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 8

Several resource persons will arrive in Dominica to conduct a two-day post election seminar to commence on Wednesday. A post-election seminar is meant to help new ...

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UWP and MRD are not the same – Green clarifies

UWP and MRD are not the same – Green clarifies

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 32

Leader of the United Workers Party (UWP) Ron Green is denouncing suggestions that there has been a marriage with the Movement to Restore Democracy (MRD) and his ...

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FEATURE: Dominica Lions Club celebrates 42 years of community service

FEATURE: Dominica Lions Club celebrates 42 years of community service

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 0

The best-selling author and motivational speaker Mr. Joe Girard once stated that “The elevator to success is out of order. You’ll have to use the stairs ...

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Accused murderer of Grand Bay on $500,000 bail

Accused murderer of Grand Bay on $500,000 bail

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 66

Mwamba Alexander – an accused murderer – who has been on remand at the state prison for the past few months has been granted bail. The defendant, who ...

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Barbados national to conduct Fabric Design Workshop

Barbados national to conduct Fabric Design Workshop

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 0

The Cultural Division is assisting with the staging of a creative Fabric Design Workshop this weekend. Chief Cultural Officer Raymond Lawrence said the workshop will ...

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Regional Council elections held in Guadeloupe

Regional Council elections held in Guadeloupe

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 0

GUADELOUPE – History was created in France on Sunday, March 14, when outgoing President of the Regional Council in Guadeloupe, Victorin Lurel, was re-elected ...

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Local movie set to launch

Local movie set to launch

March 16, 2010 | Comments: 13

A locally produced movie –It Only Takes One – will be launched here soon. Written by Gloria Septra Augustus, the film stars students from the Joint Secondary ...

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