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  • 24 October 2014 at 14 : 32 PM

    Lennox Linton to present full team of candidates on Monday

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    Leader of Dominica’s United Workers Party (UWP) Lennox Linton will present the party’s full slate of 21 candidates in readiness for the next General  Elections. Linton will present the team at the party’s weekly press conference at the Prevost Cinemall on October 27 at 10:00hrs. Since being elected Political Leader of UWP Team Dominica on […]

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  • 24 October 2014 at 12 : 25 PM

    UWP will expand air and sea access – boost exports, tourism and fisheries

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    Dominica’s opposition United Workers Party (UWP) has put forward a comprehensive plan to expand air and sea access to the island by upgrading all ports and introducing a high-speed ferry service, among other initiatives. This week, the party’s candidate for Roseau Central, Joseph Isaac unveiled the details of a strategic ‘access development plan’, which the […]

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  • 24 October 2014 at 11 : 42 AM

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  • 24 October 2014 at 11 : 51 AM

    POLITICAL LEADER ATTENDING HIGH LEVEL WORKSHOP ON INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL POLICY INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN NEW YORK

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    Political Leader of the National Democratic Congress, Senator V. Nazim Burke, travelled to the United States today Wednesday, at the invitation of the United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP) to participate in a high- level global workshop on Financial Policy Innovation and Sustainable Development. In January 2014, the United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP) initiated an Inquiry […]

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  • 24 October 2014 at 11 : 35 AM

    WICB announces West Indies A 50 Over Squad to face Sri Lanka A

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    St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board today announced the West Indies A 50 Overs Squad for the series against Sri Lanka A. The 14 man squad is as follows: Carlos Brathwaite – Captain; Sunil Ambris; Ronsford Beaton; Jermaine Blackwood; Nkrumah Bonner; Kraigg Brathwaite; Jonathan Carter; Miguel Cummins; Andre Fletcher; Assad Fudadin; Shannon […]

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  • 24 October 2014 at 11 : 09 AM

    Teams for GCA T20 Knock-out Championship

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    The Grenada Cricket Association (GCA) has released the names of the twenty-four (24) teams registered to participate in the GCA T20 Knock-Out Championship scheduled to begin on November 8th at the National Stadium. The teams are as follows: Beauregard United, St. Andrew’s; Byelands Power Players , St. Andrew’s; Capital Bombers, St. Andrew’s; Combined Forces, St. Georges; Craven United, St. Patrick’s; Grenada Masters, St. George’s; Hermitage, St. Patrick’s; Idlers Sports […]

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  • 22 October 2014 at 18 : 18 PM

    CIBC FirstCaribbean shines the spotlight on cancer awareness!

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    CIBC FirstCaribbean shines the spotlight on cancer awareness!

    St. Georges, Grenada, 18th October 2014. On Saturday 18th October, friends, family, business associates, members of the Grenada Cancer Society and staff of CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank in Grenada, turned out to demonstrate in a tangible way, their determination to support individuals and families who are living with this terrible disease. ‘Walk for the Cure’ […]

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  • 22 October 2014 at 09 : 31 AM

    Guardian partners with Caribbean GIS to track chikungunya in the Caribbean

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    Everything about chikungunya is painful. Even the virus’ name comes from a Kimakonde word describing the contortions of one suffering severe joint ache. Fever, rash, cramps, headache, nausea and fatigue are just some of the symptoms of the mosquito-borne illness. Nor is tracking the spread of the disease across the Caribbean any easier. English-language reports […]

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  • 22 October 2014 at 09 : 14 AM

    WICB statement following emergency meeting of Board of Directors

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    Bridgetown, Barbados – The West Indies Cricket Board regrets, and is deeply embarrassed by the premature and unfortunate end to the recent tour of India. The WICB once again expresses to the BCCI and all stakeholders – especially the cricket loving public of the West Indies and India – sorrow for the events leading up […]

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  • 20 October 2014 at 15 : 27 PM

    Music Video launched by ICCAS project to spread the Message on Climate Change

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    Music Video launched by ICCAS project to spread the Message on Climate Change

    Wednesday 15th October marked another major milestone for the Integrated Climate Change Adaptation Strategies (ICCAS) project, which is currently being implemented by the Government of Grenada, GIZ and UNDP throughout Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique. In a press conference held at the National Stadium, the Ministry of Agriculture. Lands, Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment, in […]

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  • 20 October 2014 at 15 : 10 PM

    Former Prime Minister, Edison James says ceremony for airport renaming is a potential danger to lives

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    Former Prime Minister, Edison James says ceremony for airport renaming is a potential danger to lives

    Dominica’s former Prime Minister Edison James is worried that a ceremony planned by the Roosevelt Skerrit led Government to rename the Melville Hall Airport is a potential and serious danger to the lives of thousands attending the event. James, The United Workers Party (UWP) former Political Leader, and a trustee of the Party pointed out […]

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  • 19 October 2014 at 07 : 38 AM

    In Recognition of Good Political Leadership by Ronald ‘Pappy’ Charles

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    What are the qualities of a good political leader? And when does good political leadership become synonymous with political greatness? The word “leadership,” when used to describe the work of a politician, is often viewed in a pejorative manner. Hopefully, this writing will bring about some form of amelioration to that point of view as […]

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  • 18 October 2014 at 09 : 46 AM

    WICB statement on Cancellation of West Indies tour of India

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    St John’s, Antigua – The Board of Directors of the West Indies Cricket Board held an emergency meeting by teleconference today to discuss the developments with regard to the West Indies tour of India. The Board of Directors was briefed of the latest developments and as a result of decisions taken the WICB advises: The […]

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  • 18 October 2014 at 09 : 00 AM

    UWP Leader calls for integrated approach to Ebola

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    An integrated response by CARICOM and the OECS to the deadly Ebola disease is still the way to go, says Leader of the Dominica’s United Workers Party (UWP), Lennox Linton. Linton noted the tardiness in an integrated response by CARICOM and the OECS to the deadly Ebola disease, and called for speedy action. While commending […]

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  • 18 October 2014 at 08 : 33 AM

    Devon Smith to Captain Grenada in 2014 Windward Islands Cricket Championship

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    Devon Smith to Captain Grenada in 2014 Windward Islands Cricket Championship

    The Grenada Cricket Association has named 13 players to represent Grenada in the 2014 Windward Islands Cricket Championship in St Lucia from October 29 to November 6. There are two new comers to the team in off spinner Deron Hypolite and all rounder Micah Narine. Andrea Fletcher is on West Indies duty with the A […]

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