Dominica, China sign $multi-million agreement for hotel, hospital
Thursday, 05 December 2013 | Administrator ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) – Dominica and China have signed a new US$300 million cooperation agreement that includes the construction of a hotel, construction of an international airport and...
Nelson Mandela dies aged 95
Thursday, 05 December 2013 | Administrator South African President Jacob Zuma made the announcement at a news conference late Thursday, saying "we've lost our greatest son." His death closed the final chapter in South Africa's...
shelter managers trained to assist the disabled as hurricane season starts.
Thursday, 20 June 2013 | Marie Hill, Journalist Kingston, Jamaica. June 20, 2013 - About 80 shelter managers and disaster responders in Kingston and Portmore have been trained to deal with persons with disabilities, in the face...
Rihanna ‘not fit’ says a church leader
Tuesday, 22 November 2011 | NationNews Concerned that Barbados is in a state of decay and immorality, a church leader has accused world-class singer Rihanna of “always doing foolishness”, and called her unworthy of being an...
Dominican folk music is a hybrid of African and European elements. The quadrille is an important symbol of French Antillean culture, and is, on Dominica, typically accompanied by a kind of ensemble called a jing ping band. In addition, Dominica's folk tradition includes folk songs called b
The songs and music were the backbone of masquerade. The mimicry and redicule of the costumes were matched by the satire of the songs. The words were full of double meaning and innuendo. The calypsonians have carried on the tradition by disguising the true meaning of the lyrics .........more on dominica calypso.
|Family of UVa student killed in Dominica files suit|
02/11/2013 | Daily Progress Staff Reports
The father of a University of Virginia student killed last year in the [ ... ]
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There is an unspoiled nature island of the Caribbean, which is situated between two French islands, Martinique to the south and Guadeloupe to the north, and you can discover this unspoiled island, Dominica, through the eye of the web.....more SPEAK YOUR MIND FREELY ALL PEOPLES OF DOMINICAN
The Dominica story was first presented by Lennox Honychurch as a dramatised radio series tracing the origin and development of this often mysterious island from its volcanic formation up to the presented. History has been interwoven with geography, ecology, folklore and social custom to produce a concise and colourful work which is not only vital to our knowledge of Dominica but to Caribbean history as a whole.
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