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Ferrier resigns from DP, against Sarah supporting UP coalition

~ Richelda feels deceived, doesn't support Sarah ~

PHILIPSBURG--Former President of the Democratic Party (DP) and candidate in the August 29 parliamentary election Michael...

Second Chamber backs St. Maarten instruction

Second Chamber backs St. Maarten instruction

~ A very necessary move, says majority ~

THE HAGUE--The liberal democratic VVD party, the Labour Party PvdA and Socialist Party (SP) representing a majority in the Second ...

All schools to reopen today

PHILIPSBURG--The roads will be a hub of activity today as students and teachers return to school after a week-long closure due to Hurricane Gonzalo, which pummelled the i...

Kingdom govt orders tougher screening St. Maarten ministers

Kingdom govt orders tougher screening St. Maarten ministers

By Suzanne Koelega

THE HAGUE--The Kingdom government has ordered a more stringent screening of St. Maarten's incoming Council of Ministers. The Kingdom Council of Minister...

Theo: Dutch want to prevent me from being prime minister
Monday, 20 October 2014
PHILIPSBURG--United People's (UP) party leader Member of Parliament (MP) Theo Heyliger said on... Read more...
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Van Miltenburg, Sarah meet at SXM Airport
Sunday, 19 October 2014
PHILIPSBURG--President of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams met with President of the Dutch Second... Read more...
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Bermuda residents clean up after passage of Hurricane Gonzalo
Sunday, 19 October 2014
HAMILTON, Bermuda--Bermudians were on Saturday counting the cost associated with the passage of... Read more...
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Trinidad declines to pay Jamaica’s ‘bill’ for returning Muslim leader Abu Bakr
Friday, 17 October 2014
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad--The Trinidad and Tobago government says it will not pay the US $36,000... Read more...
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US, China look to manage differences
Sunday, 19 October 2014
BOSTON--America and China's top diplomats stressed the need to manage differences and cooperate... Read more...
President makes rare campaign appearance
Sunday, 19 October 2014
UPPER MARLBORO, Maryland--President Barack Obama made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on... Read more...
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Catholic Church should not fear change, pope says at synod close
Sunday, 19 October 2014
VATICAN CITY--Pope Francis has closed an assembly of Catholic bishops that revealed deep divisions... Read more...
Maduro supporters, opponents stage rival protests in polarized Venezuela
Sunday, 19 October 2014
CARACAS--Red-clad "Chavistas" rallied in central Caracas on Saturday to protest the killing of a... Read more...
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Lufthansa cancels flights due to pilots strike, train stoppage strands millions
Monday, 20 October 2014
FRANKFURT/BERLIN--German airline Lufthansa cancelled 1,450 flights after a pilots union called for... Read more...
India ends diesel controls, raises natural gas prices
Monday, 20 October 2014
NEW DELHI--India's government on Saturday lifted diesel price controls and raised the cost of... Read more...
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Friendly or Fantasy Island?
Sunday, 19 October 2014
Dear Editor, Some people may call St. Maarten the Friendly Island while others will call it the... Read more...
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Online subscriber
Sunday, 19 October 2014
Dear Queenie, I have followed you for perhaps 10 years online. I generally agree with your well... Read more...
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Manning posts record 509 touchdowns
Monday, 20 October 2014
DENVER-- Denver quarterback Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's National Football League record for... Read more...
St. Maarten represented at Scorekeeping Seminar
Monday, 20 October 2014
ST. KITTS--Gennie Hanley and Joan Peterson represented the St. Maarten Volleyball Association at... Read more...
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Inarritu leaps off the ledge with Birdman
Sunday, 19 October 2014
MORELIA, Mexico--As Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu neared his 50th birthday, he took stock of his... Read more...
New York's Met Opera braces for 'Death of Klinghoffer' protests
Sunday, 19 October 2014
NEW YORK--New York's Metropolitan Opera is bracing for its most tumultuous opening in decades on... Read more...
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Dream Voyage on container ship Sambhar
Friday, 17 October 2014
Antwerp (Belgium) to Callao (Peru) By Marga Hart "Unbelievable!! There are so many people in the... Read more...
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The Pirate Priest: Father Jean Baptiste Labat
Friday, 17 October 2014
The eight-volume edition of Nouveau Voyage aux Isles de l’Amerique, written by Labat, was... Read more...
Editorial - Better understanding
Monday, 20 October 2014
It appears the incoming UP/DP/Marlin-Romeo coalition plans to fight tooth and nail the instruction... Read more...
Editorial - For a change
Friday, 17 October 2014
The Kingdom Council of Ministers has given Governor Eugene Holiday an instruction not to install... Read more...
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Notices October 20
Monday, 20 October 2014
Dance Classes Dance and Arts Dimensions Academy (DADA) is registering new and continuing students... Read more...
Notices October 17
Friday, 17 October 2014
Membership Drive St. Maarten Sickle Cell Disease Foundation and the AUC students are having a... Read more...