Challenges arrive by a tube aa JCE

After the candidates deposit their candidacies, there are reports of people who feel excluded from the ballots of their organizations, which adds to previously presented amparo appeals, some of which have prospered.

Until yesterday afternoon, the Central Electoral Board (JCE) had received 40 challenges from applicants from the different political organizations throughout the country that they claim were excluded from the ballot. READ MORE

Researchers have discovered a special protein in bananas that could help women prevent HIV infection during sex. This is expected to open the door to new and cheaper treatments to prevent the spread of AIDS.

A type of protein naturally present in plant chemicals, due to its ability to stop the chain reaction that leads to a variety of infections, is found in bananas. So women to eat mangú

Sans Souci project will boost tourism investment in the DR

With the completion of the tourist port and the inauguration of the Juan Barón square, the group Inversiones Turísticas Sans Soucí (ITSS) has completed the port phase of the largest urban development project that rises in the National District and in the Santo Domingo East municipality , at a cost of US $ 250 million , and started the real estate stage.

Alert about a possible water crisis

The increase in the number of inhabitants of the planet threatens the water supply. The world population, which by 1950 was 2,000 million, is currently estimated at 6,700 million and the projection for 2020 indicates that it will increase to 8,000 million.

Taking into account that water is an essential resource for life, this growing number of inhabitants will continue to demand it for different uses.

Of the water that exists on the planet, 97.24% is in the seas and oceans, that is, it is salty; 2.14% is contained in layers of ice and glaciers, while rivers, freshwater lakes and groundwater represent less than 1%.

Earthquake

An earthquake was felt in the northern region of Puerto Plata at approximately 10:57 this Sunday without causing damage, many came out with the slogan “Did you feel it ?, although it did not feel so much in Sosúa

The epicenter of the phenomenon was located at coordinates 19.705 North and 70.975 West. It was felt in the cities of Esperanza, Valverde, Mao, Villa Bisonó and Puerto Plata.

Court ratifies preventive detention against Mery Peláez

SANTO DOMINGO.- The judge of the Sixth Court of Instruction of the National District, Clara Luz Almonte Gómez, today ratified the preventive detention against Mery Peláez , presumed front man of the fugitive drug trafficker José D. Figueroa Agosto.

The magistrate refused to vary the measure of coercion to the accused, as her lawyer Jose Rafael Ariza Morillo had requested.
In this way the court rejected the arguments of the defense of the accused, with which it was intended to ensure that there is no flight risk. Peláez was transferred to the Palace of Justice of Ciudad Nueva under a strict security measure.

VIDEO: Report on plane left illegal from the Higuero Airport

Report of the journalist Rafaelina Bisonó, for Zone 5, of a Cessna 210 airplane, which left the Joaquín Balaguer del Higuero International Airport, using false data in the flight plan and the general declaration. He was supposed to go to Haiti, but he diverted his course to South America, until now nobody knows his whereabouts, nor who were the occupants. A fact in which the Dominican authorities, both of migration and of aeronautics, were blatantly mocked .