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HIV/AIDS Prevention Unit focuses on nation’s youth

HIV/AIDS Prevention Unit focuses on nation’s youth

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 6

The youth are among groups expected to be targeted as part of the National HIV/AIDS Prevention Unit’s new drive to reduce the spread of the deadly disease in ...

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$1,000 bail for juvenile charged with theft

$1,000 bail for juvenile charged with theft

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 4

The mother of a boy charged with theft, was asked by a magistrate this morning to find $1,000 immediately in other to prevent her son from being remanded at the ...

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Bail posted for man accused of grievous bodily harm

Bail posted for man accused of grievous bodily harm

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 0

Roy Ashworth Williams, an employee of the Roseau Cooperative Credit Union, has agreed to stand as surety for Claudius Guye, a young man charged with grievous bodily ...

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New Year’s resolutions – Dominicans share personal goals for 2010

New Year’s resolutions – Dominicans share personal goals for 2010

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 10

With 2010 just days away, Dominica News Online took to the streets to find out how Dominicans planned to improve their lives in the New Year. Soca artist, Gifted ...

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Antiguan prime minister congratulates PM Skerrit

Antiguan prime minister congratulates PM Skerrit

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 6

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Hon. Baldwin Spencer has sent a letter to Prime Minister, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit congratulating him on his party’s decisive ...

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VACANCY: Web/Graphics Developer

VACANCY: Web/Graphics Developer

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 0

An established local company is seeking a suitably qualified candidate for the position of Web/Graphics Developer. The successful candidate must be located in ...

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Portsmouth man receives six-month sentence for battery on police and resisting arrest

Portsmouth man receives six-month sentence for battery on police and resisting arrest

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 6

A Portsmouth man, alleged to have brought marijuana for a female patient of the Psychiatric Unit, was sentenced to six months imprisonment, after pleading guilty to ...

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United Nations Year in Review – UN takes on a range of tough global challenges

United Nations Year in Review – UN takes on a range of tough global challenges

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 2

2009 was the year in which the world absorbed the full impact of the  worst global economic setback since the Great Depression, was startled  by the arrival of a ...

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Project Book Bag donates supplies to Sineku Primary School students

Project Book Bag donates supplies to Sineku Primary School students

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 4

On the 23rd of December 2009 students from the Sineku Primary School were the happy recipients of school supplies from Project Book Bag. For three consecutive years ...

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Son of former Dominica PM convicted on gun-related charges

Son of former Dominica PM convicted on gun-related charges

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 31

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – The son of a former Dominica prime minister has been convicted and fined EC$40,000 (US$14,981) after he pleaded guilty to possessing a ...

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CUBA-HEALTH-Officials on high alert as second wave of A(H1N1) kills 41 people

CUBA-HEALTH-Officials on high alert as second wave of A(H1N1) kills 41 people

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 1

HAVANA, Cuba, CMC – The Cuban Government is stepping up preventive measures in the face of a second wave of the A(H1N1) flu that has killed 41 people and infected ...

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Will Dice return?

Will Dice return?

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 49

Fans of four-time Calypso King Dennison “Dice” Joseph could see him back in the competition. While Dice, who did not defend his title in last year’s ...

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New cabinet to be announced in early January

New cabinet to be announced in early January

December 28, 2009 | Comments: 22

A new Dominica cabinet will soon be appointed into office. Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says by the first week of January Dominicans should know the new cabinet. ...

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WICB pays tribute to Grayson Shillingford

WICB pays tribute to Grayson Shillingford

December 27, 2009 | Comments: 15

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has paid tribute to former Dominica, Windward Islands, Combined Islands and West Indies fast bowler Grayson Shillingford, who ...

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Fights mar Christmas season

Fights mar Christmas season

December 27, 2009 | Comments: 13

Dominica News Online (DNO) can confirm that several wounding incidents occurred during the Christmas season, particularly on the eve of Christmas. One young man ...

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New state-of-the-art college in the works – PM Skerrit

New state-of-the-art college in the works – PM Skerrit

December 27, 2009 | Comments: 26

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says soon, Dominicans would not have to travel abroad to earn a bachelors degree. He told his official swearing-in ceremony at the ...

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Dr. Darroux discloses priority plans for constituency

Dr. Darroux discloses priority plans for constituency

December 27, 2009 | Comments: 19

The fishing sectors in Fond St Jean and the revival of the Bay Leaf industry in Petite Savanne are expected to be high on the agenda of the new MP for that area. Dr. ...

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Police advisories amidst Christmas hype

Police advisories amidst Christmas hype

December 24, 2009 | Comments: 0

The Dominica Police Force has issued a stern warning to shoppers and business owners during the Christmas season, advising them to secure their money properly. ...

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Plans to restructure UWP – winning Salisbury candidate says

Plans to restructure UWP – winning Salisbury candidate says

December 24, 2009 | Comments: 67

Newly elected parliamentary representative for the Salisbury, Morne Rachette and Coulibistrie constituency Hector John is denying statements that the United ...

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DBBL manager recalls recent plane crash in Jamaica

DBBL manager recalls recent plane crash in Jamaica

December 24, 2009 | Comments: 9

The Manager of the Dominica Brewery and Beverages Limited (DBBL) Lynford Gutherie was among about 150 people onboard American Airlines flight 331 when it crashed ...

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Lions Club donate food hampers

Lions Club donate food hampers

December 24, 2009 | Comments: 0

Thanks to the generousity of the Dominican public, Christmas came a few days early for three (3) families. With the proceeds of a food drive held on November 28 and ...

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Christmas season is the time for healing – Jemmot

Christmas season is the time for healing – Jemmot

December 24, 2009 | Comments: 4

Local trade unionist Rawlings Jemmot says Dominicans should use this Christmas season as a time for healing. Jemmot says now that general elections are over the ...

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