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Complete details about Dominica in North America with capital city Roseau

Country NameDominica (Dominica)
Country CodeDMA
Capital CityRoseau
ContinentNorth America
RegionCaribbean
Independence Year1978
Population71000
Surface Area751.0
Life Expectancy73.4 years
GNP256.0 (old 243.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Creole English     (100.0%)
Creole French     (0.0%)

Major Cities

Roseau, St George     (population 16243)

Dominica's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: New York TimesThu, 06 Nov 2014 13:17:48 -0800
Waterfalls, Rivers and Rain Forest on Dominica

My good friend Ellesor had been trying to get me to Dominica for more than three years, ever since her niece had started serving in the Peace Corps there. But I wasn't interested. Caribbean islands had begun to feel interchangeable to me. All focused ...   read full story


Publisher: Yahoo News UKFri, 21 Nov 2014 13:11:15 -0800
Catholic Church ousts priest in Dominica for abuse

ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) ? A longtime parish priest on Dominica who was accused of sexually abusing a girl in 1994 has been removed from the priesthood under a decree issued by the bishop for the eastern Caribbean island. Msgr. Reginald LaFleur, a ...   read full story

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Publisher: Press TVFri, 21 Nov 2014 19:00:00 -0800
Dominican priest defrocked for child abuse read full story
Publisher: TheChronicleHerald.ca (registration)Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:03:45 -0800
Priest defrocked over sexual abuse case read full story


Publisher: Daily MailWed, 29 Oct 2014 05:47:36 -0700
The Caribbean at its quietest: Welcome to Dominica, the island of rainforest ...

Pronounced dom-in-eeka, and not to be confused with the Dominican Republic, Dominica is promoted as the 'nature island'. And with good reason. Its volcanic peaks reach above 4,700ft - and with its valleys and gorges, rainforest and the cloud forest ...   read full story


Publisher: US Department of State (press release)Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:28:07 -0700
Dominica's Independence Day

The United States shares a cooperative relationship with Dominica through the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative and the U.S. Caribbean Basin Initiative, which grants duty-free entry into the United States for many goods. Our mutual interests in ...   read full story

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Publisher: Newsroom AmericaFri, 31 Oct 2014 14:22:30 -0700
Press Releases: Dominica's Independence Day read full story

Dominica Tweets

From @CourtsDominica on Sat Nov 22 08:55:13 EST 2014 Winning is easy- All you have to do is #ShopCourts http://t.co/N2TyhxUNYy
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From @torahikoshinodA on Sat Nov 22 08:46:55 EST 2014 RT @Trickst4rTV: Peter Gelderblom & Randy Colle ft. Dominica - I Gotta Let U Go (Availabl...: http://t.co/xIbHroAlKS @YouTube????
From @CK_Dominica on Sat Nov 22 08:45:52 EST 2014 RT @seba_szczesny: Oby byly to zle, ale ostatecznie milego pocz?tki. Zamiast Kamila poleci w dru?ynie Janek Ziobro.
From @RuthEAugustine on Sat Nov 22 08:45:37 EST 2014 Catholic Church ousts priest in Dominica for abuse http://t.co/XJznczyIRH via @nzherald http://t.co/UezHPXGI4w
From @BlankOliva03 on Sat Nov 22 08:40:32 EST 2014 #BlankiitOh Continúan aguaceros y tronadas a causa de vaguada: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/XlqYySQ5YK @BlankOliva03
From @Kelvinssito on Sat Nov 22 08:40:21 EST 2014 #kelvinssito Continúan aguaceros y tronadas a causa de vaguada: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/Is4GbkKPTK #kelvinssito
From @Kelvinssito on Sat Nov 22 08:40:20 EST 2014 #kelvinssito Continúan aguaceros y tronadas a causa de vaguada: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/YY44SlV1qT #kelvinssito
From @VoOCeame_Maicol on Sat Nov 22 08:40:07 EST 2014 ( #onSwaqq ) Continúan aguaceros y tronadas a causa de vaguada: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/400ND0qQpU ( #onSwaqq )
From @VoOCeame_Maicol on Sat Nov 22 08:40:03 EST 2014 ( #onSwaqq ) Continúan aguaceros y tronadas a causa de vaguada: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/jhCr3ZCiYF ( #onSwaqq )
From @MaranathaIT on Sat Nov 22 08:39:57 EST 2014 DOM, 23 nov 2014 DOMÍNICA ULTIMA POST PENTECOSTEN #catholic #prayer #liturgy http://t.co/SlrGgCCmO8 http://t.co/E5DDKS0DHU
From @Eloy_SofoKe on Sat Nov 22 08:39:32 EST 2014 #Eloy_sofoke Continúan aguaceros y tronadas a causa de vaguada: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/VC96V4f2EV #Eloy_sofoke
From @peluche_swaqq on Sat Nov 22 08:39:09 EST 2014 #PelucheHere Continúan aguaceros y tronadas a causa de vaguada: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/xMvUQchCtC #PelucheHere
From @Never_Weed on Sat Nov 22 08:39:00 EST 2014 (LAst_CuerO) Continúan aguaceros y tronadas a causa de vaguada: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/E6YQmnVVYT (LAst_CuerO)