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Major bridge collapse in Italy, 35 feared dead

A bridge on the main highway linking France and Italy collapsed Tuesday killing at least 20 people according to an AP report. A large area of the bridge crumbled to the ground in the midst of a powerful storm which...
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Major bridge collapse in Italy, 35 feared dead

A bridge on the main highway linking France and Italy collapsed Tuesday killing at least 20 people according to an AP report. A large area of the bridge crumbled to the ground in the midst of a powerful storm which...

CARPHA concludes risk of getting Zika in the Caribbean low at this time

Zika is a mosquito-borne diseasePort-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, August 13, 2018:  The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) has concluded that Zika virus transmission in the Caribbean Region has been interrupted, and that the risk to residents and visi
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CARPHA concludes risk of getting Zika in the Caribbean low at this time

Zika is a mosquito-borne diseasePort-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, August 13, 2018:  The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) has concluded that Zika virus transmission in the Caribbean Region has been interrupted, and that the risk to residents and visitors to the...

ANNOUNCEMENT: NBD Career Opportunity

The National Bank of Dominica Ltd. is a leading indigenous bank in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, which offers a wide portfolio of loan and deposit instruments to its customers, and is also an innovative and product savvy institution. The...
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ANNOUNCEMENT: NBD Career Opportunity

The National Bank of Dominica Ltd. is a leading indigenous bank in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, which offers a wide portfolio of loan and deposit instruments to its customers, and is also an innovative and product savvy institution. The...

BREAKING NEWS: Man charged with murder in Roseau shooting

One man appeared before a Roseau magistrate today charged with the August 8 murder of Ezron Roberts. Hendricks Peters has been arrested and charged for the crime. The Preliminary Investigation has been set for December 11. Peters has been remanded...
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BREAKING NEWS: Man charged with murder in Roseau shooting

One man appeared before a Roseau magistrate today charged with the August 8 murder of Ezron Roberts. Hendricks Peters has been arrested and charged for the crime. The Preliminary Investigation has been set for December 11. Peters has been remanded...

Police investigations continue into guns found in barrel at port

Chief of Police, Daniel Carbon, has revealed that investigations are continuing in a matter involving the discovery of guns in a barrel at the Woodbridge Bay Port. The incident occurred in 2016. Dominica News Online (DNO) recently reported, based on a...
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Police investigations continue into guns found in barrel at port

Chief of Police, Daniel Carbon, has revealed that investigations are continuing in a matter involving the discovery of guns in a barrel at the Woodbridge Bay Port. The incident occurred in 2016. Dominica News Online (DNO) recently reported, based on a...

General Manager appointed for Kempinski Resorts in Dominica

Range Developments has announced the appointment of Michael Schoonewagen as General Manager for its highly anticipated hotel, Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Dominica, which is expected to open in the second half of 2019. Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempin
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General Manager appointed for Kempinski Resorts in Dominica

Range Developments has announced the appointment of Michael Schoonewagen as General Manager for its highly anticipated hotel, Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Dominica, which is expected to open in the second half of 2019. Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Dominica is a government-approved...

DAIC and Latitude Consultants partner to support small businesses in Dominica

Roseau, Dominica: August 14, 2018 – The Dominica Association of Industry and Commerce and Latitude Consultants partnered to support small businesses in Dominica in their rebuilding process after the passing of Hurricane Maria. The initial donation Ceremony
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DAIC and Latitude Consultants partner to support small businesses in Dominica

Roseau, Dominica: August 14, 2018 – The Dominica Association of Industry and Commerce and Latitude Consultants partnered to support small businesses in Dominica in their rebuilding process after the passing of Hurricane Maria. The initial donation Ceremony was held on...

Government provides additional $25 million to Government Housing Loans Board to construct

Chairman of the Government Housing Loans Board Felix Thomas has revealed that government has made available an additional $25 million to that board in order to assist public officers to construct homes for themselves and their families. “I just want...
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Government provides additional $25 million to Government Housing Loans Board to construct

Chairman of the Government Housing Loans Board Felix Thomas has revealed that government has made available an additional $25 million to that board in order to assist public officers to construct homes for themselves and their families. “I just want...

Linton demands full disclosure of government agreement with RUSM

Opposition Leader, Lennox Linton, has called for full disclosure of the 25-year agreement that allowed Ross University School of Medicine to relocate without breaching the agreement. He said, in a statement, that the people of Dominica have a right to...
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Linton demands full disclosure of government agreement with RUSM

Opposition Leader, Lennox Linton, has called for full disclosure of the 25-year agreement that allowed Ross University School of Medicine to relocate without breaching the agreement. He said, in a statement, that the people of Dominica have a right to...

Ten receive Chinese scholarships

Ten Dominicans, through the Chinese Government Scholarship program, have received full scholarships to further their education at Chinese universities. They are: Jaiic Darroux, Denzel Morancie, Ghislain Baron, Bianca Talbot, Ellisa Lugay, Mighan Simon, R
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Ten receive Chinese scholarships

Ten Dominicans, through the Chinese Government Scholarship program, have received full scholarships to further their education at Chinese universities. They are: Jaiic Darroux, Denzel Morancie, Ghislain Baron, Bianca Talbot, Ellisa Lugay, Mighan Simon, Richie Austrie, Raissa Henderson, Sarayah Charles and Kelan Blanchard. The scholars will study in...

Ten (10) arrested in burglary ring

Assistant Superintendent, Matthew Cuffy, Head of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID), reported that several men have been arrested in connection with a series of burglaries in the Roseau area, following searches performed by the police, on August 8,
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Ten (10) arrested in burglary ring

Assistant Superintendent, Matthew Cuffy, Head of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID), reported that several men have been arrested in connection with a series of burglaries in the Roseau area, following searches performed by the police, on August 8, 2018. In...

Police report five murders so far for 2018

Chief of Police, Daniel Carbon, has reported a startling five murders for the year thus far—three of which involved the use of firearms, while the remaining two involved other weapons. On January 1, Derek Peters of Portsmouth succumbed to injuries...
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Police report five murders so far for 2018

Chief of Police, Daniel Carbon, has reported a startling five murders for the year thus far—three of which involved the use of firearms, while the remaining two involved other weapons. On January 1, Derek Peters of Portsmouth succumbed to injuries...

DEAR BELLA: I’m thinking of leaving my partner for my son’s best friend

Bella, Tell me if I’m wrong? My boyfriend for six years has seemingly gotten tired with me and it seems like I matter no more. We don’t go out. We don’t even watch television together. It’s like we live like...
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DEAR BELLA: I’m thinking of leaving my partner for my son’s best friend

Bella, Tell me if I’m wrong? My boyfriend for six years has seemingly gotten tired with me and it seems like I matter no more. We don’t go out. We don’t even watch television together. It’s like we live like...

An Open Letter to the Leader of the Opposition

Dear Sir, For many years I have been a supporter of the Dominica Labour Party. My household and I have always voted them. But we have come to realize that this new DLP doesn’t stand for what we believe and...
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An Open Letter to the Leader of the Opposition

Dear Sir, For many years I have been a supporter of the Dominica Labour Party. My household and I have always voted them. But we have come to realize that this new DLP doesn’t stand for what we believe and...

DFC rolls out programme chronicling history of WCMF  

Roseau Dominica – (August 13, 2018)— Organizers of  Dominica’s World Creole Music Festival, the Dominica Festivals Committee are rolling out a series of programmes chronicling the history of the festival as it nears the celebrations of the 20t
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DFC rolls out programme chronicling history of WCMF  

Roseau Dominica – (August 13, 2018)— Organizers of  Dominica’s World Creole Music Festival, the Dominica Festivals Committee are rolling out a series of programmes chronicling the history of the festival as it nears the celebrations of the 20th edition from...

All Saints Medical School holds first White Coat ceremony after Hurricane Maria

Over 20 medical students of the All Saints University School of Medicine received their White Coats on Saturday. The University which has been in operation since 2006, had relocated to St Vincent following Hurricane Maria. “We are glad to be back...
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All Saints Medical School holds first White Coat ceremony after Hurricane Maria

Over 20 medical students of the All Saints University School of Medicine received their White Coats on Saturday. The University which has been in operation since 2006, had relocated to St Vincent following Hurricane Maria. “We are glad to be back...

COMMENTARY: Dominica’s new international airport 

A brand new modern international airport is high on the wish list of Dominicans and subsequently high on the priority list of politicians. Most people who wish to have a new airport, envision that as soon as the airport is...
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COMMENTARY: Dominica’s new international airport 

A brand new modern international airport is high on the wish list of Dominicans and subsequently high on the priority list of politicians. Most people who wish to have a new airport, envision that as soon as the airport is...

BREAKING NEWS: Proprietor of Kings Garments has died

Dominica News Online (DNO) has received news of the passing of the proprietor of Kings Garments and Security Services, Petit-Louis Acceus. Reports are that Acceus, popularly known as “King” was taken to the Princess Margaret Hospital earlier toda
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BREAKING NEWS: Proprietor of Kings Garments has died

Dominica News Online (DNO) has received news of the passing of the proprietor of Kings Garments and Security Services, Petit-Louis Acceus. Reports are that Acceus, popularly known as “King” was taken to the Princess Margaret Hospital earlier today complaining of...

UPDATE: One dead, three injured in accidents at Marigot and Pointe Michel

DNO has received reports that a motor cycle accident which occurred in Marigot on Sunday afternoon, has resulted in the death of Sherlon Brian Fitzroy Sylvester also known as Buju. DNO can now confirm that three individuals were injured in...
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UPDATE: One dead, three injured in accidents at Marigot and Pointe Michel

DNO has received reports that a motor cycle accident which occurred in Marigot on Sunday afternoon, has resulted in the death of Sherlon Brian Fitzroy Sylvester also known as Buju. DNO can now confirm that three individuals were injured in...

CHECK THIS OUT: A different perspective on the politics of the RUSM departure

In his essay Transparency, Ross University and the National Interest, Gabriel Christian examined the politics of the Ross departure. Many other individuals including a former supreme court justice, several politicians, lawyers and unaffiliated individuals hav
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CHECK THIS OUT: A different perspective on the politics of the RUSM departure

In his essay Transparency, Ross University and the National Interest, Gabriel Christian examined the politics of the Ross departure. Many other individuals including a former supreme court justice, several politicians, lawyers and unaffiliated individuals have weighed in on this high...

VS Naipaul ,Caribbean nobel literature laureate, dead at 85

Renowned author, Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, who grew up in the Caribbean in Trinidad and later migrated to the United Kingdom has died according to an Associated Press report. He published over 30 books including A House for Mr Biswas and...
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VS Naipaul ,Caribbean nobel literature laureate, dead at 85

Renowned author, Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, who grew up in the Caribbean in Trinidad and later migrated to the United Kingdom has died according to an Associated Press report. He published over 30 books including A House for Mr Biswas and...

Hero CPL: Brathwaite powers Patriots to big win

Carlos Brathwaite brought back memories of his 2016 ICC World Twenty20 final heroics with a six-laden cameo that helped fire St Kitts & Nevis Patriots to a commanding 42-run victory over defending Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) champions Trinbago Kni
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Hero CPL: Brathwaite powers Patriots to big win

Carlos Brathwaite brought back memories of his 2016 ICC World Twenty20 final heroics with a six-laden cameo that helped fire St Kitts & Nevis Patriots to a commanding 42-run victory over defending Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) champions Trinbago Knight...

VIDEO: Waitukubili Artists Association observes International Youth Day in a special way

Today, August 12, is being observed as International Youth Day and one organization here has done something special to mark the occasion. The Waitukubuli Artists Association has painted a mural on the walls of the St. Mary’s Academy. Members of...
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VIDEO: Waitukubili Artists Association observes International Youth Day in a special way

Today, August 12, is being observed as International Youth Day and one organization here has done something special to mark the occasion. The Waitukubuli Artists Association has painted a mural on the walls of the St. Mary’s Academy. Members of...

Russell stuns Knight Riders with one-man demolition job

Jamaica Tallawahs 225/6 (Russell 121*, Lewis 52, Ali Khan 3/24, Fawad Ahmed 2/46) beat Trinbago Knight Riders 223/6 (Munro 61, McCullum 56, Lynn 46, Russell 3/31) by four wickets with three balls remaining A virtuoso all-round performance from skipper Andre
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Russell stuns Knight Riders with one-man demolition job

Jamaica Tallawahs 225/6 (Russell 121*, Lewis 52, Ali Khan 3/24, Fawad Ahmed 2/46) beat Trinbago Knight Riders 223/6 (Munro 61, McCullum 56, Lynn 46, Russell 3/31) by four wickets with three balls remaining A virtuoso all-round performance from skipper Andre Russell...

Skerrit calls for cessation of verbal attacks on Barbados and its PM

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has called on those responsible, to stop the verbal attacks leveled at Prime Minister Mia Mottley of Barbados following the relocation of the Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) to that country. “I wish to call...
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Skerrit calls for cessation of verbal attacks on Barbados and its PM

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has called on those responsible, to stop the verbal attacks leveled at Prime Minister Mia Mottley of Barbados following the relocation of the Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) to that country. “I wish to call...

BREAKING NEWS: Landslide at Cabrits leaves wedding guests stranded

According to information reaching Dominica News Online (DNO) a landslide occurred earlier this evening at the Cabrits Cruise Ship Berth has cut off access leaving  about 100 of people from a wedding reception stranded at the Cabrits. Below is a brief...
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BREAKING NEWS: Landslide at Cabrits leaves wedding guests stranded

According to information reaching Dominica News Online (DNO) a landslide occurred earlier this evening at the Cabrits Cruise Ship Berth has cut off access leaving  about 100 of people from a wedding reception stranded at the Cabrits. Below is a brief...

Local film, “Pretending Reality” to be launched this weekend

“Pretending Reality” a film developed  by La Cour Des Arts De La Dominique Inc. to spark conversation to show the pain that can be caused when children are trying to find out who their fathers are, will be launched at the Dominica Public...
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Local film, “Pretending Reality” to be launched this weekend

“Pretending Reality” a film developed  by La Cour Des Arts De La Dominique Inc. to spark conversation to show the pain that can be caused when children are trying to find out who their fathers are, will be launched at the Dominica Public...

CONCACAF UNDER 15: Dominica loses its final game to Belize in overtime.

In its fourth and final game of the 2018 Girls U-15 Concacaf champion tournament at the IMG grounds in Bradenton, Florida, Dominica went down 2-1 to Belize in overtime. The Dominicans started the game with high energy and in the...
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CONCACAF UNDER 15: Dominica loses its final game to Belize in overtime.

In its fourth and final game of the 2018 Girls U-15 Concacaf champion tournament at the IMG grounds in Bradenton, Florida, Dominica went down 2-1 to Belize in overtime. The Dominicans started the game with high energy and in the...

NYC president supports public sensitization on OECS Model Bills

President of the Dominica National Youth Council (NYC) Paul Baron has said the Council is in full support of a series of sensitization sessions which is being held on island. Baron was speaking to the media on Thursday. At the sessions, focus...
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NYC president supports public sensitization on OECS Model Bills

President of the Dominica National Youth Council (NYC) Paul Baron has said the Council is in full support of a series of sensitization sessions which is being held on island. Baron was speaking to the media on Thursday. At the sessions, focus...

Prime Minister Skerrit’s letter to RUSM President & CEO

There’s been a firestorm of controversy surrounding the decision, announced on August 3, 2018, by Adtalem Global Education, the owners of Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM), to permanently relocate from its 40 year-old home in Dominica to the sis
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Prime Minister Skerrit’s letter to RUSM President & CEO

There’s been a firestorm of controversy surrounding the decision, announced on August 3, 2018, by Adtalem Global Education, the owners of Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM), to permanently relocate from its 40 year-old home in Dominica to the sister...

Dominicans being sensitized on OECS Model Bills

The Status of Children Bill, Children Justice Bill and Children (Care and Adoption) Bill will be the main focus at an ongoing series of sensitization sessions in Dominica. The public sensitization that has its origins from since around the year...
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Dominicans being sensitized on OECS Model Bills

The Status of Children Bill, Children Justice Bill and Children (Care and Adoption) Bill will be the main focus at an ongoing series of sensitization sessions in Dominica. The public sensitization that has its origins from since around the year...

Earthquake in Roseau

Acting Disaster Coordinator, Fitzroy Pascal, has revealed that an earthquake occurred today in the Roseau area. In a statement made to media, this afternoon, Pascal said that the quake occurred at 15.33 North, 61.30 West or South-East of Roseau. “Preliminar
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Earthquake in Roseau

Acting Disaster Coordinator, Fitzroy Pascal, has revealed that an earthquake occurred today in the Roseau area. In a statement made to media, this afternoon, Pascal said that the quake occurred at 15.33 North, 61.30 West or South-East of Roseau. “Preliminary...

Local film, ” Pretending Reality” to be launched this weekend

“Pretending Reality” a film developed  by La Cour Des Arts De La Dominique Inc. to spark conversation to show the pain that can be caused when children are trying to find out who their fathers are, will be launched at the Dominica Public...
Dominica News Online

Local film, ” Pretending Reality” to be launched this weekend

“Pretending Reality” a film developed  by La Cour Des Arts De La Dominique Inc. to spark conversation to show the pain that can be caused when children are trying to find out who their fathers are, will be launched at the Dominica Public...

Dominica experiences major blackout due to a lightning strike

Dominica experienced a black out affecting the Fond Cole power station starting from 8:55 am on Friday morning. Power had promptly been restored in some areas only to shortly leave again. In speaking with Dominica News Online, Adina Bellot-Valentine ,DOMLEC&#
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Dominica experiences major blackout due to a lightning strike

Dominica experienced a black out affecting the Fond Cole power station starting from 8:55 am on Friday morning. Power had promptly been restored in some areas only to shortly leave again. In speaking with Dominica News Online, Adina Bellot-Valentine ,DOMLEC’s...

DHTA to hold Annual General Meeting in August

At its upcoming annual general meeting on August 15, 2018, the Dominica Hotel and Tourism Association (DHTA) will outline its plans of how the tourism industry can be better positioned to facilitate sustainable economic growth in Dominica. The DHTA has...
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DHTA to hold Annual General Meeting in August

At its upcoming annual general meeting on August 15, 2018, the Dominica Hotel and Tourism Association (DHTA) will outline its plans of how the tourism industry can be better positioned to facilitate sustainable economic growth in Dominica. The DHTA has...

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