FOR FUTURE ASTRONAUTS – NASA seeks candidates to explore the Moon and Mars

For the first time in more than four years, NASA collects applications for future astronauts, aspiring explorers of the Moon and Mars during this month of March. The call comes at a time when the agency prepares to send the first woman and the next man to the Moon with the Artemis program. Exploring the […]

POLITICS – Sergia Elena, of attacking Leonel to be his vice presidential candidate

In past political contexts, Sergia Elena Mejía de Séliman, high leader of the Christian Social Reform Party (PRSC), and today vice president of Leonel Fernández, presidential candidate of the People’s Force, was a systematic attacker of his current ballot companion. From accusation of purchase of aldermen to support criticisms made by Hipólito Mejía (at that […]

CORONAVIRUS – USA reports 4 more deaths from new coronavirus; reaches 26

The US authorities reported on Monday another four deaths of people infected with the new coronavirus, bringing the death toll in the country due to the virus to 26, mostly in the state of Washington. Washington state health officials reported the deaths of three more people from coronavirus, all of them residents of a nursing […]

EPIDEMIA – Deaths due to coronavirus epidemic worldwide are already more than 4,000

The global number of patients killed by the new coronavirus epidemic exceeded 4,000 on Tuesday, according to AFP figures, after China reported another 17 fatalities in its territory. With the new death toll in China, the total number of fatalities amounted to 4,011 due to the epidemic that has already spread through 100 countries and […]

Candidates have until tomorrow to choose ballot partners

Although the Central Electoral Board (JCE) has extended the deadline for the parties to register their presidential and congressional candidacies, even several political organizations have not done so nor made it clear who will be the candidate for the vice presidency. The deadline for political parties to register their presidential and congressional candidacies expires tomorrow. […]

SUSPENDED ELECTIONS – The 21 days of an unprecedented electoral crisis in the DR

Seven days before the Municipal Extraordinary Elections, broad expectations remain in the Dominican Republic due to the electoral crisis that arose after the suspension of the February elections by the Central Electoral Board (JCE). On Sunday, February 16, at 11:11 in the morning, the president of the JCE, Julio César Castaños Guzmán, announced the suspension […]

CORONAVIRUS – New York declares a state of emergency to deal with the coronavirus

The governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo, declared on Saturday the state of emergency in this region of the United States to deal with the expansion of the coronavirus, which affects 76 people, ten of whom are hospitalized. “The emergency declaration gives us certain powers,” Cuomo said in a press conference he explained that they […]

185 ALLIANCES – Plenary JCE approves alliance between PLR and PLD for May elections

Although the opposition parties were against, the Plenary of the Central Electoral Board (JCE), headed by its president, Julio César Castaños Guzmán, informed on Saturday the approval of the alliance between the Liberal Reform Party (PLR) and the Dominican Liberation Party (PLD) for the presidential and congressional elections to be held in May. PLR and […]