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BREAKING NEWS: Body found on Woodfordhill Beach

BREAKING NEWS: Body found on Woodfordhill Beach

September 2, 2014 | Comments: 3

The body of a man was found on the Woodfordhill Beach on Tuesday morning. Details of the incident are unknown at this time, however according to reports, the body ...

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UWP “truly saddened” over passing of former senator

UWP “truly saddened” over passing of former senator

September 2, 2014 | Comments: 4

The Management Committee of the United Workers Party (UWP), at its Management meeting on Monday, September 1, mourned the passing of former Senator and Speaker of ...

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Man loses job over hotdogs

Man loses job over hotdogs

September 2, 2014 | Comments: 4

A Salybia man who was employed at Malcolm Stevens and Company for 16 years can now kiss his job good bye. Michael Auguiste, 38 and father of three, has pleaded ...

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St. Lucia stations Ebola medical teams at airports

St. Lucia stations Ebola medical teams at airports

September 2, 2014 | Comments: 3

CASTRIES – The Ministry of Health, Wellness, Human Services and Gender Relations continues its overall process of readiness to the global Ebola threat by ...

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“Hamlet” premiere moved to Sunday

“Hamlet” premiere moved to Sunday

September 2, 2014 | Comments: 0

The Dominican Premiere of the world famous play “HAMLET, Prince of Denmark” by William Shakespeare will now take place on Sunday September 7 at 7 o’clock at ...

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Dominica national football team participates in Caribbean football tournament

Dominica national football team participates in Caribbean football tournament

September 2, 2014 | Comments: 1

The Dominica national football team left the state on Monday to participate in the Caribbean Digicel Football Cup which begins on Tuesday in St. Kitts. The team ...

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Stakeholders get training in SBDC model

Stakeholders get training in SBDC model

September 1, 2014 | Comments: 0

A three-day workshop geared at educating new stakeholders on the fundamental characteristics and elements of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Model got ...

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Dominican author from Coulibistrie publishes third book

Dominican author from Coulibistrie publishes third book

September 1, 2014 | Comments: 0

Author Bio. Marlene Louis Blyden was born and raised in Coulibistrie. She attended the Coulibistrie Primary School then the St. Joseph Secondary School, which is ...

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Official day of mourning declared for Bishop Bill Daniel

Official day of mourning declared for Bishop Bill Daniel

September 1, 2014 | Comments: 22

The government of Dominica has declared September 8 as an official day of mourning as a mark of respect for the late Bishop Michael Bill Daniel. On that same day, ...

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DFP mourns Swanston Carbon

DFP mourns Swanston Carbon

September 1, 2014 | Comments: 14

It is with deepest regret and profound sadness that the Dominica Freedom Party (DFP) mourns the sudden and untimely passing of Mr. Swanston Carbon who up to the ...

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Caribbean Performing Arts Federation launched

Caribbean Performing Arts Federation launched

September 1, 2014 | Comments: 0

Caribbean Performing Arts Federation (C-PAF)Inc., which has been registered and incorporated in Dominica since 2012, officially launched at a Media launch on ...

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Trinidadian involved in Syria beheading – news report

Trinidadian involved in Syria beheading – news report

September 1, 2014 | Comments: 11

The devastating civil war in Syria appears to have crept close to us in the Caribbean with a man speaking in a distinct Trinidadian accent being caught on tape in ...

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Child sexual abuse rampant in Dominica – officials

Child sexual abuse rampant in Dominica – officials

September 1, 2014 | Comments: 34

Sexual abuse of children is a major source of concern for welfare officials in Dominica with children below five years being abused in that way, they say. Speaking ...

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Dominica to host worldwide radio show

Dominica to host worldwide radio show

August 31, 2014 | Comments: 3

Discover Dominica Authority (DDA) will host a team of three from Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio to Dominica from September 1 – 4, 2014. Peter Greenberg is a ...

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Philanthropy Day at Jungle Bay

Philanthropy Day at Jungle Bay

August 31, 2014 | Comments: 8

Over 200 Dominicans gathered at Jungle Bay to celebrate its annual Philanthropy Day.  This annual event highlights Jungle Bay’s initiatives aimed at ...

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Former Dominica Freedom Party senator passes

Former Dominica Freedom Party senator passes

August 31, 2014 | Comments: 58

Former Dominica Freedom Party (DFP) senator, Swanston Carbon, has died. The 68 year-old Carbon who, according to information reaching Dominica News Online (DNO), ...

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No ban on West Africans; students being screened – CMO on Ebola threat

No ban on West Africans; students being screened – CMO on Ebola threat

August 30, 2014 | Comments: 36

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr. David Johnson has disclosed that although there will be no travel ban on West Africans coming to Dominica, there is a screening ...

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“Chris B” gets bail

“Chris B” gets bail

August 29, 2014 | Comments: 7

Chris “Chris B” Sylvester has been granted bail in the sum of $30,000 in his own recognizance when he appeared in court on Friday. The budding ...

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Main organizer of digital currency project speaks

Main organizer of digital currency project speaks

August 29, 2014 | Comments: 124

The CEO of one of the main sponsors of a virtual currency project to take place in Dominica has said there is no secrecy involved in planning and executing it. Ira ...

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Shop Dominica kicks off

Shop Dominica kicks off

August 29, 2014 | Comments: 8

Beginning Friday, till Sunday, shoppers will be able to buy more for less in at least 70 confirmed business places in Roseau, as the 3rd annual Shop Dominica kicks ...

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UWP has big plans for Roseau

UWP has big plans for Roseau

August 29, 2014 | Comments: 97

A plan for a modern city for Dominica is high on the agenda for the Opposition United Workers Party (UWP). That’s according to UWP hopeful for the Roseau central, ...

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Darroux tight-lipped on digital currency project

Darroux tight-lipped on digital currency project

August 29, 2014 | Comments: 75

Minister for environment and physical planning, Dr. Kenneth Darroux, said he is not prepared, at least for now, to discuss an upcoming project involving the digital ...

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