• Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers  speech for the Communist Party of China Central Committee  on 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, Sept. 30, 2014.
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    China celebrates 65th anniversary

    BEIJING, Sept. 30 (Xinhua/Sun) -- President Xi Jinping said Tuesday China will continue to give priority to development, adhere to reform and innovation and stay committed to the path of ...

  • HOUSTON, Oct. 1, 2014 (Xinhua) -- A press conference is held at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in the northern Texas city of Dallas, the United States, Oct. 1, 2014.
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    Five students had contact with man diagnosed with Ebola: Texas ...

    HOUSTON, Oct. 1 (Xinhua/Sun) -- Officials from the U.S. state of Texas confirmed on Wednesday that five students who had contact with the man diagnosed with Ebola are being monitored ...

  • Skull in the grass at the Roseau Public Cemetery
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    Skull in the grass

    Officials of the Roseau City Council are not saying much about the recent discovery of an unburied human skull among bushes at the Roseau public cemetery. The council is responsible ...

  • Chinese Ambassador, left, and Chinese student playing in school band
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    China and Dominica celebrate 65th anniversary of the formation of ...

    "This year makes the 10th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Dominica and China, since 2004 the friendship and corporation between our two countries have grown steadily," said Ambassador to China ...

  • Judge Errol Thomas, left, and law officials at the opening of the New Law Year
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    Another delay in judicial review of police case

    Lawyers and members of the deceased man's family were in court waiting for Justice Errol Thomas to begin the hearing. But to their surprise there was a delay in the ...

  • Reginald Austrie
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    Capuchin gets ready for Heritage Day

    Every year Cabinet in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture selects a new village to host the annual Heritage Day. This year the proud northern fishing village of Capuchin will ...

  • Fingers of voters
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    Overseas votes crucial

    It's an issue that has had the men in blue seeing red since the last general election nearly five years ago, so angered and enraged them that it has become ...

  • Minister Gloria Shillingford and other ministers at the opening of independence celebrations at Windsor Park on Friday
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    Dominica officially begins independence celebrations

    Dominica is warming up to celebrate its 36th birthday; and more than 50,000, practically the whole population, have been invited to sing, dance, dress-up and be merry.

  • A woman washes her clothes in the Roseau River
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    Dominica observes World Rivers Day

    "Show me your rivers and we will tell you who you are," is the theme for this year's World Rivers Day carded for September 28, 2014.

  • Tayat Pawol poster
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    Pawol produces Obeah Man

    Tayat Pawol, the Dominican theatre group, has produced Obeah Man; it is carded for October 18, 2014 at the Sunrise Civic Center Theatre, Florida on 10610 W Oakland Park Blvd, ...

  • London, England
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    London becomes world's top city for higher education

    LONDON, Sept. 16 (Xinhua/Sun) -- London is the only city with the highest number of top-rated universities across the world, according to the QS World University Rankings released Tuesday.

  • BRUSSELS, Aug. 30, 2014 (Xinhua) -- French President Francois Hollande at the European Council headquarters for the European Union (EU) special summit in Brussels, Belgium, August 30, 2014.
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    EU vows to continue supporting Small Island Developing States

    BRUSSELS, Sept. 1 (Xinhua/Sun) -- European Commissioner for Development said on Monday the European Union (EU) will continue supporting Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to address their specific vulnerabilities and ...