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MPs will propose review of Dutch nationality rescinding

PHILIPSBURG--The rescinding of the Dutch nationality of a number of people in the Dutch Caribbean due to administrative errors, and the subsequent statelessness of those ...

Dutch PM agrees to change health bill to prevent government collapse

AMSTERDAM--Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said in a letter to Parliament late Thursday that his party would revise a health bill that was blocked in the senate, potentia...

Dutch finance loan for Emilio Wilson Estate

THE HAGUE--The Dutch government has integrally signed a Country St. Maarten loan of NAf. 30.7 million to purchase Emilio Wilson Estate.

Dutch Minister of Home Affairs and ...

US, Cuba restore ties after 50 years

US, Cuba restore ties after 50 years

HAVANA/WASHINGTON--The United States and Cuba agreed on Wednesday to restore diplomatic ties that Washington severed more than 50 years ago, and President Barack Obama ca...

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Bute, Friday-Illis, Rawtani elected to Chamber Board
Friday, 19 December 2014
PHILIPSBURG--Louis Bute, Pamela Annuska Friday-Illis and Ajay Rawtani were elected to the Chamber... Read more...
Pascal Averne takes up new post in Guadeloupe
Friday, 19 December 2014
~ Leaves Collectivité after 10 years' service ~ MARIGOT--The Collectivité's Director General of... Read more...
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Prisons officers threaten shutdown
Thursday, 18 December 2014
PORT OF SPAIN--Prisons officers are threatening to shut down operations at the country's penal... Read more...
US Coast Guard nabs smugglers, seizes cocaine in Caribbean Sea
Thursday, 18 December 2014
SAN JUAN--The United States Coast Guard says it has detained two suspected smugglers and seized 71... Read more...
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Secret Service too insular, needs outside leader
Thursday, 18 December 2014
WASHINGTON--The U.S. Secret Service needs an outsider to overhaul the insular agency, beef up... Read more...
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Iowa and New Hampshire voters will listen before they judge Bush
Thursday, 18 December 2014
DAVENPORT, Iowa--Life-long Republican Bob Shelley neatly folds his newspaper and uses it as a... Read more...
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Iraqi Kurds liberate besieged mountain, freeing hundreds
Thursday, 18 December 2014
ZUMAR, Iraq--Kurdish peshmerga fighters have fought their way to Iraq's Sinjar mountain and freed... Read more...
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New Kenya security law approved despite disruptions in parliament
Thursday, 18 December 2014
NAIROBI--Kenya's parliament approved new anti-terrorism laws on Thursday after chaotic scenes in... Read more...
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EU leaders agree investment package to boost economy
Thursday, 18 December 2014
BRUSSELS--European Union leaders endorsed a new investment programme intended to kick-start... Read more...
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Stars align to boost modest hopes of French recovery
Thursday, 18 December 2014
PARIS--The euro has fallen, oil prices have tumbled, and borrowing rates are at record lows: French... Read more...
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Finally, the truth has revealed itself
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Dear Editor, No matter how much a person tries to dodge the truth, his conscience always finds a... Read more...
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Rosie Ring-around
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Dear Queenie, I have never really liked the engagement ring my husband gave me years ago. It’s a... Read more...
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Local Jiu Jitsu students celebrate promotion
Thursday, 18 December 2014
COLE BAY-Renzo Gracie Jiu Jitsu St Maarten held a demonstration and promotion ceremony at the new... Read more...
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McIlroy and Wust take top Reuters awards
Thursday, 18 December 2014
LONDON-- Double major golf winner Rory McIlroy and prolific Olympic Dutch speed skater Irene Wust... Read more...
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Secret of year's "biggest" Bollywood film is its plot
Thursday, 18 December 2014
MUMBAI--It's the most anticipated Bollywood film of the year and no one knows what it's about. "PK"... Read more...
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US racial justice quest comes full circle in Selma
Thursday, 18 December 2014
NEW YORK--When director Ava DuVernay was shooting the Martin Luther King Jr. movie "Selma," she was... Read more...
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Dine - Jimbo's Rock & Blues Cafe
Thursday, 18 December 2014
~ The best Caribbean Tex-Mex on the island ~ I've been going to Jimbo's every year for the past... Read more...
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Fundraising
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Two for a good cause The first event is a fundraising BBQ on Saturday, December 20, at 1:00-6:00pm... Read more...
Editorial - Inconclusive
Thursday, 18 December 2014
The referendum in St. Eustatius fell far short of the 60 per cent turnout considered the minimum to... Read more...
Editorial - Intriguing
Thursday, 18 December 2014
The rulings by the Joint Court of Justice in two unrelated residency cases reported on in... Read more...
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Notices December 19
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Sunday, December 21 AQUATHLON Organised by Tri-Sport Description: 1Km Swim followed by a 5Km (Short... Read more...
Notices December 16
Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Only notices and events of non-profit or educational organisations will be placed in the... Read more...