Color-coded buses

The director of the government bus service, Oficina Metropolitana de Servicios de Autobuses, Ignacio Ditrén said that public buses have been color-coded for easier identification of the routes. The color banners were placed on the front window of the bus and side doors. The routes are coded as: Avenida Independencia: blue John F. Kennedy: yellow […]

Phillippine ship crew exonerated from judicial charges

District Attorney Francisco Domínguez Brito exonerated from criminal responsibility the crew of the "Aurora Jade", the Philippine registry ship on which six stowaways recently died. Relatives of the stowaways had charged the crew with poisoning. Dominguez said that the autopsies of the stowaways showed there was no such poisoning. He said they found traces of […]

Balaguer congratulates Danilo Medina

Former President Joaquin Balaguer sent a letter congratulating Danilo Medina for his election as presidential candidate of the PLD. Medina is known as the key person who forged the Pacto Patriotico, the alliance whereby Balaguer endorsed the PLD candidate, today President Leonel Fernández. Nonagenarian Balaguer is expected to be the PRSC presidential candidate. His chances […]