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DP moves to ‘expel’ De Weever from ranks

PHILIPSBURG--The Democratic Party (DP) has moved to expel Member of Parliament (MP) Cornelius de Weever from its ranks. The party has given De Weever until 5:00pm today, ...

Five suspects on trial in drug-smuggling case

PHILIPSBURG--The prosecutor called for a four-year prison term on Thursday for the main suspect in what was dubbed the first major drug investigation of the Police Force ...

Minister Lake wants ministers to vote on Vorst land purchase

PHILIPSBURG--Outgoing Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure VROMI Maurice Lake wants the Council of Ministers to vote in its upcomi...

Sarah withdraws her support from coalition

PHILIPSBURG--Just over a month after gaining the support of ten Members of Parliament (MPs), the United People's (UP) coalition has lost the support of one partner: Democ...

Information shared at NuStar meeting
Thursday, 27 November 2014
THE HAGUE--The November 18 meeting in The Hague with representatives of NuStar, Statia and the... Read more...
Thodé suspect in tape investigation
Thursday, 27 November 2014
WILLEMSTAD--Member of Parliament (MP) for Curaçao opposition party MFK Amerigo Thodé is a suspect... Read more...
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Caribbean academic recommends fixed terms for Caricom leaders
Friday, 28 November 2014
ROSEAU, Dominica--A leading Caribbean academic is calling for fixed term limits for heads of... Read more...
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Doctors without Borders reports sharp rise in Haiti cholera cases
Thursday, 27 November 2014
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti--International medical group Doctors without Borders is reporting an increase... Read more...
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St. Louis-area mall shut down on Black Friday
Friday, 28 November 2014
FERGUSON, Missouri--Demonstrators shut down a shopping mall near Ferguson, Missouri, at the start... Read more...
UN torture watchdog urges US crackdown on police brutality
Friday, 28 November 2014
GENEVA--The U.N. Committee against Torture urged the United States on Friday to fully investigate... Read more...
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Bhopal's toxic legacy lives on, 30 years after industrial disaster
Friday, 28 November 2014
BHOPAL/NEW DELHI--Beyond the iron gates of the derelict pesticide plant where one of the world's... Read more...
Kim Yo Jong moves closer to North Korean centre of power
Friday, 28 November 2014
SEOUL--In her slim-fitting trouser suits and black-heeled shoes, Kim Yo Jong cuts a contrasting... Read more...
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US Black Friday shopping marked by protests
Friday, 28 November 2014
WEST HARTFORD, Connecticut--Mall crowds were relatively thin on Black Friday in a sign of what has... Read more...
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Japan may expand air bag recalls, worried about impact on industry
Friday, 28 November 2014
TOKYO--Honda Motor and Mazda Motor may have to recall another 200,000 cars in Japan to replace... Read more...
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Etty Ket
Friday, 28 November 2014
Dear Queenie, I was in a store recently and when I wanted to get some information about a certain... Read more...
Depressed
Thursday, 27 November 2014
Dear Queenie, My husband is a great father to our children but he totally neglects me. Even when I... Read more...
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11th Course de L’Alliance
Friday, 28 November 2014
The Oceanis 45 Out of Africa skippered by owner Hans van Mameren takes the lead at the start of... Read more...
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NBA
Friday, 28 November 2014
Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (9) drives on Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose (1) during the... Read more...
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Titan of Latin American comedy, Mexico's beloved `Chespirito' dies
Friday, 28 November 2014
MEXICO CITY--Mexican actor and screenwriter Roberto Gomez Bolanos, one of Latin America's most... Read more...
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Christmas tree arrives at Obama White House
Friday, 28 November 2014
WASHINGTON--U.S. first lady Michelle Obama received the annual Christmas tree delivery at the White... Read more...
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Marine industry in her blood
Friday, 28 November 2014
Valeska Luckert: 'I do not see myself not involved in this industry.' As a young child, Valeska... Read more...
Tadzio Bervoets: ‘The sea is the reason we are here – keep it clean’
Friday, 28 November 2014
As manager of St. Maarten Nature Foundation since 2010 and someone who loves nature, Tadzio... Read more...
Editorial - Despite the turmoil
Thursday, 27 November 2014
People worried about the delay in installing a new cabinet and its consequences for the budgetary... Read more...
Editorial - Homework first
Wednesday, 26 November 2014
Only the sun is free, it is often said in the Caribbean, but soon that won't necessarily be the... Read more...
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Notices November 29
Friday, 28 November 2014
Saturday, November 29 FREE HIV TEST Organised by St. Maarten AIDS Foundation for World AIDS Day... Read more...
Notices November 27
Thursday, 27 November 2014
Saturday, November 29 FREE HIV TEST Organised by St. Maarten AIDS Foundation for World AIDS Day... Read more...