• Dr. Blaize, left and DAT President Alexander
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    Ministry of Education's Report Card: COVID-19 reopening of schools

    It is almost a month since the official reopening of schools here following the March 2020 closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Prime Minister Skerrit hands over keys to a house to Grand Bay woman
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    Sixty houses for Grand Bay and Jimmit

    In a couple of election-like-campaign-events, the Roosevelt Skerrit administration last week handed over 60 housing units to people of Grand Bay and Jimmit.

  • Resident Judge Wynante Adrien-Roberts
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    Two murder-accused die before trial

    Two of the eight murder cases likely to be tried during the on-going September sitting of the Roseau High Court in its criminal jurisdiction have been discontinued by the Director ...

  • DFP Column strip
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    Saving our Nation Part IV

    In this series we are referencing the seven things that Mahatma Gandhi noted that will destroy humanity (the seven deadly sins) and we recognise that indeed, many of these are ...

  • DEF column strip
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    Dutch isles run out of money. Who's next?

    Coronavirus or not, regional States NEED much reform if they are to begin to build stronger economies, safer societies, more robust cli-mate resilient nations, and opportunities for greater inclusion in ...

  • Left to Right: Gregoire, Linton and Skerrit
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    Demand Answers

    "It's turning out to be a rogue state on the international scene."

  • Dr. David Michael
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    A new Commissioner of Police – Time for a new ...

    A/Commissioner Lincoln Corbette needs to provide clear instructions of his expectations of the performance of the Dominica Police Force and each individual Police Officer under his command. There should be ...

  • Tourists hold hands on the Roseau Bay Front
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    Deep drop

    The true impact of COVID-19 on tourist arrivals to Dominica has come to light, with figures from the Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) confirming a calamitous fall.

  • Resident of Pointe Michel place wreath at monument
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    Pointe Michel and Dominica hold Hurricane Maria remembrance and thanksgiving ...

    Pointe Michel was ground zero when category five Hurricane Maria made land fall in Dominica on 18 September 2020. Seventeen people died there, more than 50% of Dominica victims of ...

  • With roof blown away, the Roseau Library after Hurricane Maria
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    What is the future of the Carnegie (aka Public) Library?

    Three years after Hurricane Maria which destroyed the roof of the Public Library in Roseau, citizens are asking questions about its status and why it has not been repaired.

  • A close up of area in Soufriere where landslide occured
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    Volcano eruption scare

    Last Thursday amateur video showed what initially looked like heightened volcanic activity in the hills of Soufriere in the south western part of Dominica that prompted emergency reaction by the ...

  • Former CCJ president Sir Denis Byron and Prime Minister Skerrit in 2015
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    Where is the Electoral Commission?

    I am the host of Civic Vibes, a Radio Programme for civic engagement on Q95, where we identify and address matters of public concern in Dominica. I would like to ...