• Same sex couple holding hands
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    Same Sex marriage

    The heat is on, and the pressure is building for government to legalise same-sex marriage and dump existing buggery and gross indecency laws.

  • Fanso,centre, sits among the debris of Maria
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    Mavis Etienne: "Water was up to my throat … it ...

    Mavis and Alfanso "Fanso" Arden Etienne have been occupying two lots on River Bank in Roseau for the past 30 years.

  • Lorna John-Charles presents gifts to Pam Frederick
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    Kalinago centenarian gets big visit

    A trip to Kalinago Territory by Dominicans Welfare and Hospital Aid Scheme (DOWHAS) became a double event for the party of 50 members, friends and drivers on Saturday March 24, ...

  • Davitia's mom,right, makes the donation and Davitia collects donation
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    Davitia James, a Dominican student donates funds to antenatal women

    To assist her homeland after Hurricane Maria, Davitia James, a Dominican student at the Northern University of Colorado has raised over EC$3000, the Association of Dominica Midwives (ADM) said in ...

  • Glen Khan
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    DOMLEC's moving too slowly, IRC says

    Glenn Khan, the Executive Director of the Independent Regulatory Commission (IRC) says that while he understands the challenges that the Dominica Electricity Services (DOMLEC) faces in restoring electricity to Dominicans ...

  • Carol Jno Charles, right, receives prize from NBD's Lisa Latouche
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    40 YEARS, 40 WINS Lucky Winners Rewarded

    NBD rewarded its first lucky customers to win prizes under its grand anniversary giveaway promotion. Carol Jno. Charles of Belfast, Kordell Jean-Jacques of Roseau, Kish Ferrol of Paix Bouche and ...

  • Keith Rowley, prime minister of Trinidad and Tobago
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    "Shocked and embarrassed": T&T Prime Minister Rowley over Dominica issue

    Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley has said Trinidad and Tobago's vote against a request by Dominica to waiver its OAS fees for a two-year period left him "shocked and embarrassed."

  • Police Officers Earl George,left, and Joeffrey James
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    Police vs Police again

    Three police officers, constables Earl George and Jude Vigilant and Sergeant Joeffrey James have filed separate law suits against the Government of Dominica and Police Commissioner Daniel Carbon.

  • JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 10, 2013 (Xinhua) -- Cuban leader Raul Castro addresses the state memorial service for Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, south Africa, Dec. 10, 2013
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    Cubans praise Raul Castro's 12 years in power

    HAVANA, April 17 (Xinhua) -- Changes in Cuba over the past decade are manifested not only in the thriving private restaurants and luxurious hotels, but also in its people, who ...

  • Miguel Diaz Canel
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    Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace Raul Castro

    HAVANA, April 18 (Xinhua) -- Cuba's National Assembly of People's Powers began a two-day session on

  • Ministers with new portfolios: Clockwise from top left- Drigo, Isaac, Skerrit, Daniel, McIntyre, Blanchard and Austrie
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    Isaac is now Minister for the Environment

    Joseph Isaac, the Parliamentary Representative for Roseau Central who six days ago declared that he was no longer a member of the Opposition United Workers Party (UWP), and independent, has ...

  • Joseph Isaac at a UWP press conference
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    Zico leaves UWP

    Joseph "Zico" Isaac shocked Dominicans today with the news that he had become an "independent" candidate, whatever that means in Dominican politics.