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Martin alleges outdated EIA in geothermal project

Martin alleges outdated EIA in geothermal project

August 27, 2014 | Comments: 0

If what the members of the Geothermal Awareness Group are saying is true, an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) conducted on the geothermal project in the Roseau ...

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Dominica wins bronze in regional cooking competition

Dominica wins bronze in regional cooking competition

August 27, 2014 | Comments: 1

A team of two young women, who represented Dominica, has captured bronze in the 6th annual Caribbean Junior Dueling Challenge (CJDC) in Barbados. They said this was ...

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LIME scam alert

LIME scam alert

August 27, 2014 | Comments: 0

Local telecommunication giant, LIME, is alerting customers of a scam message being sent on its network. Senor Marketing and Communications Executive at LIME, ...

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Call for more supervision in child computer use

Call for more supervision in child computer use

August 27, 2014 | Comments: 0

Coordinator of the Dominica Youth Business Trust (DYBT) Ceasarina Paul is urging parents to provide increased supervision for their children while using computers. ...

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Fisheries Division hosts squid tasting night

Fisheries Division hosts squid tasting night

August 27, 2014 | Comments: 6

Have you ever tasted Diamondback Squid before? Well, your chance has come because the Fisheries Division is hosting a squid tasting night on Friday, August 29 at ...

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Former prisoner wants to reach out to the youth

Former prisoner wants to reach out to the youth

August 27, 2014 | Comments: 18

A man, who spent close to 30 years in prison for murder, has said he wants to reach out the youth so they won’t make the same mistake that he did and suffer ...

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WCMF ticket sale goes online

WCMF ticket sale goes online

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 2

Patrons of the World Creole Music Festival (WCMF) who want the option of utilizing the ease of online ticket purchasing for the event, can now do so. This is the ...

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Judicial review granted in police officers’ matter

Judicial review granted in police officers’ matter

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 36

A High Court judge has granted leave for judicial review in a matter involving the death of a Picard man in police custody. All proceedings in the matter have been ...

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Kalinago summer program hailed as successful

Kalinago summer program hailed as successful

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 2

The 2014, Kalinago Summer Scholastic Challenge is being hailed as a success by its organisers- the Ministry of Carib Affairs. The program, initiated by the National ...

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September ticket deal for WCMF

September ticket deal for WCMF

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 14

For the very first time patrons of Dominica’s World Creole Music Festival (WCMF) will be given a $200 season ticket deal for the entire month of September. ...

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Roseau Valley MP pleased with Titou Gorge Enhancement Project

Roseau Valley MP pleased with Titou Gorge Enhancement Project

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 10

Parliamentary Representative for the Roseau Valley Constituency and Minister for Employment, Trade, Industry and Diaspora Affairs, Dr John Collin McIntyre, is ...

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Pottersville man receives UWP Cuba scholarship

Pottersville man receives UWP Cuba scholarship

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 23

A 20-year-old from Pottersville is the recipient of a scholarship compliments the Opposition United Workers Party (UWP) Team Dominica. Lyndon Auguiste, who is also ...

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Police claim success in drug fight

Police claim success in drug fight

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 5

The police here have said the destruction of over $22-million worth of drugs on Monday afternoon is an indicator of the efforts of law enforcement in combating the ...

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DotDM champions Internet Governance for Dominica

DotDM champions Internet Governance for Dominica

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 3

The DotDM Corporation recently announced the deployment of a Domain Name Server Node in Dominica to improve internet security, speed and resilience for DotDM domain ...

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Man blames cocaine for stealing

Man blames cocaine for stealing

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 6

A repeat theft offender, who blames the use of cocaine for stealing from an elderly man and a supermarket, was sentenced to one years and six months behind bars. ...

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Decision on police judicial review matter to be announced today

Decision on police judicial review matter to be announced today

August 26, 2014 | Comments: 7

One week after the lawyers on both sides presented their arguments on issues dealing with the murder charges filed against five police officers in connection with ...

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Police destroy $22-million worth of drugs

Police destroy $22-million worth of drugs

August 25, 2014 | Comments: 50

The police have destroyed some $22-million worth of drugs including ganja and cocaine. The destruction took place in Morne Bruce. According to the police $7-million ...

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Roseau River Promenade to get off the ground, finally

Roseau River Promenade to get off the ground, finally

August 25, 2014 | Comments: 74

More than a year after officials promised that work would begin on the much touted Roseau River Promenade, a contract has been signed to get that project going. The ...

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Linton articulates UWP plans for Marigot

Linton articulates UWP plans for Marigot

August 25, 2014 | Comments: 85

Leader of the United Workers Party (UWP) has laid out some of his party’s plan for the Marigot constituency if elected to power. Some of the plans include ...

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Call for more funds to eye care

Call for more funds to eye care

August 25, 2014 | Comments: 9

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Dr. Hazel Shillingford-Ricketts, is calling for a greater allocation of funds for eye care in Dominica following the donation of brand ...

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Kalinago Territory not on back burner – Ambrose George

Kalinago Territory not on back burner – Ambrose George

August 25, 2014 | Comments: 19

Telecommunication minister, Ambrose George, is refuting a claim which he said was made by the Kalingo Chief that the Kalinago Territory has been placed on the back ...

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Relief for children with disabilities in north

Relief for children with disabilities in north

August 25, 2014 | Comments: 12

Some 35 children in the north of the island, living with disabilities and their parents,  are to get some relief with the completion of a Respite Center in Chance, ...

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