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Wed, 08 Apr 2020 12:41:13 +0000
Police investigate house fire at Giraudel
Fire officials are said to be investigating the cause of a fire which occurred in Giraudel over the weekend. According to a report from Acting Deputy Chief Fire Officer, Wayne Letang, officers at the Roseau Fire Station responded to the... The post P...

Wed, 08 Apr 2020 02:03:52 +0000
Expert offers possible explanation for 51 supposed COVID-free Koreans who tested positive again
  An infectious disease expert has offered one probable explanation for a seemingly strange case of the re-emergence of the coronavirus among Korean patients. In a stunning announcement yesterday, South Korea revealed that 51 cases that had been...

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 22:52:07 +0000
COVID-19: Clients asked to cooperate in facilitating contact-tracing process in Dominica
Health authorities are seeking the cooperation of clients to facilitate contact-tracing in fighting the deadly COVID-19 contagion. Director of Primary Healthcare Services, Dr. Laura Esprit, said during a recent press briefing that the Contact-Tracing...

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 19:28:42 +0000
COVID-19: Regional Roundup 6 April 2020
A Roundup of Regional Coronavirus headlines   ANTIGUA & BARBUDA SEVENTEEN PERSONS CHARGED FOR VIOLATING CURFEW ( Seventeen people will appear in court this week charged with curfew related violations. Apart from these ar...

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 18:14:35 +0000
CARICOM COVID-19 Food Security and Livelihoods Impact Survey
Fellow Dominicans, The COVID-19 crisis is rapidly changing how people are able to earn a living and access food in the Caribbean. In order to effectively assess the situation, CARICOM has launched a COVID-19 Food Security and Livelihoods Impact Su...

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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.