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Tue, 20 Apr 2021 22:07:46 +0000
Police brutality will not be tolerated but citizens must respect the police says PM Skerrit
Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit is sending a clear message to the members of the Commonwealth of Dominica Police Force (CDPF) that police brutality will not be tolerated by his government but is also cautioning civilians to respect the law enforceme...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:27:08 +0000
Police officer found guilty of the murder of George Floyd
Former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin has been found guilty of the murder of George Floyd. Chauvin was on Tuesday convicted in a Minneapolis court of three charges: second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree m...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:44:33 +0000
Antigua PM unfazed by scathing criticism over his alleged sexist remarks
Antigua Gaston Gaston Browne remains defiant in the face of mounting criticism over remarks which he made about Vincentian women which have been labelled sexist. Just days after the La Soufriere Volcano blew up and residents of St Vincent and... The ...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:04:04 +0000
The UWI Vice Chancellor calls on the OAS for coordinated investment in the Caribbean.
Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies, Professor Hilary Beckles has called on the Organization of American States (OAS) for coordinated, organized global investment in the Caribbean. Speaking during an open dialogue with Secretary Gene...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:57:59 +0000
Initiative launched in Dominica to facilitate communication with sperm whales
The government of Dominica, in collaboration with Common Earth and the Cloudburst Foundation, has launched the Cetacean Translation Initiative (CETI) on island. CETI is a nonprofitable organization that aims to apply advanced machine learning and sta...

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Tue, 03 Apr 2018 22:10:44 GMT
Relationship between Dominica and T@T solid says PM Skerrit
Dominica’s prime minister Roosevelt Skerrit is reporting that the relationship between Dominica and Trinidad and Tobago remains “solid.”

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 10:52:40 GMT
T&T’s vote against Dominica sparks outrage with calls for firing of foreign minister
Trinidad and Tobago’s decision to vote against Dominica’s appeal to the Organization of American States (OAS) for a two year waiver on its fees owed to the institution has met with outrage, disbelief and disgust within the country.

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 21:19:13 GMT
Rare endangered parrots illegally smuggled from Dominica
Dominica is reeling from the news that its rare and exotic parrots have been illegally smuggled out of the country with the assistance of government workers.

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 19:17:46 GMT
Male birth control pill found to be effective and safe to use
Scientific investigators at the University of Washington Medical Centre have successfully tested a contraceptive pill for men.

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 10:35:09 GMT
Dominica born attorney Garvin Ambrose sworn in to the bar of the US Supreme Court
On February 28, 2018, Dominican born attorney, Garvin Gauss Ambrose was sworn in as a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States in Washington, D.C.