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Mon, 04 Mar 2024 00:27:17 +0000
Ministry of Sports congratulates Thea Lafond
  The Ministry of Sports congratulates Ms. Thea Lafond on securing Dominica’s first World Athletics gold medal at the World Athletics Indoor Championships in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday, March 3rd, 2024. Ms. Lafond recorded an impressive 15.01...

Mon, 04 Mar 2024 00:01:16 +0000
4000 prisoners escape as gangs attack Haiti’s biggest prison
Saturday witnessed a chaotic scene as street gangs launched a coordinated attack on Haiti’s largest prison, resulting in the escape of nearly all 4,000 inmates. According to Arnel Remy, a human rights attorney involved with the prison, fewer th...

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 18:07:32 +0000
UPDATE: Thea Lafond becomes Dominica’s first world champion in athletics
Thea Lafond created history on Sunday when she became the first Dominican to win a gold medal at a global athletics competition. She needed just two attempts to win gold in the women triple jump at the World Indoor Athletics... The post UPDATE: Thea ...

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 14:38:14 +0000
Thea Lafond becomes Dominica’s first world champion in athletics
Thea Lafond created history on Sunday when she became the first Dominican to win a gold medal at a global athletics competition. She needed just two attempts to win gold in the women’s triple jump at the World Indoor Athletics... The post Thea ...

Sat, 02 Mar 2024 18:00:17 +0000
CCJ affirms that KAHTAL resorts Ltd can seek to recover compensation from insurance company
In a judgment released on Friday, 1st March 2024, the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) dismissed the appeal in the case Insurance Corporation of Belize Limited v Kahtal Resorts International Limited [BZCV2023/004], thereby upholding the decision of...

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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.

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