• The Brent Birckhead Quartet,from poster advert of the event

    Brent Birckhead Quartet visits Dominica

    The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the OECS will host the Brent Birckhead Quartet for a four-nation Eastern Caribbean tour to Barbados, St. Lucia, Antigua, and Dominica ...

  • Left to right: Tyson during the first trial,Dominica's High Court and Justice Errol Thomas

    Murder re-trial continues Monday

    The retrial of 33-year old Kenrick Tyson of Sineku, Kalinago Territory for the murder of 48-year old Cecil James, 48, of Concord had an unexpected extended duration when the jury ...

  • People walk on a damaged road in Kathmandu, capital of Nepal, on April 25, 2015.

    Powerful quake kills more than 720 people in Nepal

    KATHMANDU, April 25 (Xinhua) -- More than 720 people, including 256 in the capital of Kathmandu, have been killed in a 7.8- magnitude earthquake which jolted large parts of Nepal ...

  • DIGICEL country manager Stuart Joce

    DIGICEL Dominica announces new country manager

    Friday 24th April 2015 – Roseau, Dominica: Digicel Dominica today announced Stuart Joce as its new Country Manager. As the new Country Manager, Joce will have overall responsibility for Digicel ...

  • FILE PHOTO: Lugay speaks to the press just after he was charged last July

    Magistrate moves Danny Lugay case to July

    Danny Lugay, the Parliamentary Representative for Roseau North, was back in court this morning but he has to return in July to answer charges of threatening to murder a member ...

  • Pinard-Byrne,left, and Lennox Linton

    Privy Council hears Lennox Linton v Pinard-Bryne case

    On April 22, 2013 Lords Clarke, Wilson, Sumption, Carnwath and Toulson of the British Privy Council heard the libel case between appellant Kieron Pinard-Byrne and respondent Lennox Linton.

  • Gordon Henderson sings with Ophelia in Cayene in 2008

    Exile in '15

    For Gordon Henderson and Exile One, the song, "Nous Travail Pour Ayen" (We Laboured in Vain)- a song about slavery- was a huge hit in the 1970s. For several years ...

  • Judge Ahmed Sabry speaks to media during the trial of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi in Cairo, Egypt, on April 21, 2015.

    Egypt sentences Morsi to 20 years in prison over killing ...

    CAIRO, April 21 (Xinhua) -- An Egyptian Court on Tuesday sentenced former Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to 20 years in prison over the killing of protesters in 2012.

  • Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, taking part during an interview with Mexican TV host and journalist Adela Micha, at Venezuela's Military School, in Caracas, Venezuela

    Venezuela receives new $5 billion loan from China

    Venezuela has received a new $5 billion (3.35 billion pounds) loan from China, President Nicolas Maduro said, part of an oil-for-loans deal that has become a key source of financing ...

  • GLASGOW, Aug. 3, 2014 (Xinhua) -- Usain Bolt of Jamaica reacts after the men's 4X100m relay final of Athletics at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, Scotland on Aug. 2, 2014.

    Bolt wins but he's not happy

    RIO DE JANEIRO, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Usain Bolt won his first 100m race of the season on Sunday by taking out the Mano a Mano sprint challenge in Rio ...

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    Banana battles Black Sigatoka and poor exports

    It is no secret that the once-loved banana industry will die if the Black Sigatoka fungus is not controlled. The Ministry of Agriculture has apparently realised this and has taken ...

  • Mithel Paul, left, and Dr Avonelle Pinard Bruney hold promotional poster

    Hail our Heroes

    Heroes there are many but our young seem to know them not. Not anymore.