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Minister of Education to pay SVOBE NAf. 150,000 extra

PHILIPSBURG--The Court of First Instance on Wednesday, ordered the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport to pay a monthly advance of NAf. 150,000 to Foundation ...

Hundreds say last goodbyes at Calypso Barbara’s funeral

Hundreds say last goodbyes at Calypso Barbara’s funeral

PHILIPSBURG--Hundreds of people gathered in Celebration Palace yesterday to pay their respects at the funeral of cultural icon Barbara Althea Nesbitt, aka Calypso Barbara...

Marlin: Theo out to fool the people again

PHILIPSBURG--National Alliance (NA) leader William Marlin says statements made by United People's (UP) party leader Theo Heyliger about keeping the coalition together, wh...

Handling of treaty amendments put off yet again by Parliament

~ Despite MPs having documents since November 2013 ~

PHILIPSBURG--The Central Committee of Parliament was unable to deal with several treaty amendments and adjustments to ...

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Airport worker beaten by irate man while executing his duties
Thursday, 17 April 2014
AIRPORT--An elderly Princess Juliana International Airport SXM employee had to be rushed to St.... Read more...
Audit Chamber presents integrity management study to Parliament
Thursday, 17 April 2014
PHILIPSBURG--The Baseline Study on Institutional Integrity Management was presented to President of... Read more...
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Reports untrue of chikungunya in St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Friday, 18 April 2014
ST. VINCENT--There are no confirmed cases of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus in St. Vincent... Read more...
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One of the most important food crops in the World under threat in the Caribbean
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
NEW YORK, United States--Caribbean banana producing countries have been warned to be on their guard... Read more...
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Former New York Mayor Bloomberg will spend $50 million on gun control
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
WASHINGTON--Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ramped up his efforts to fight gun violence on... Read more...
President looks to salvage Asia pivot as allies fret about China
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
WASHINGTON/MANILA--When a Philippine government ship evaded a Chinese blockade in disputed waters... Read more...
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Hundreds still missing in deadly Korea ferry sinking
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
JINDO, South Korea--South Korean coastguard and navy divers resumed searching on Thursday for about... Read more...
Putin risks upstaging talks on defusing Ukraine crisis
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
GENEVA/MOSCOW--Foreign ministers from East and West will try to defuse the Ukraine crisis on... Read more...
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In green car race, Toyota adds muscle with fuel-cell launch
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
TOYOTA CITY, Japan/IRVINE, California--In 1997, Toyota caught its competitors by surprise with the... Read more...
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Behind Brazil's low unemployment, a quest for education
Tuesday, 15 April 2014
BRASILIA--Brazil's growing prosperity is allowing teenagers to stay in school for longer instead of... Read more...
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Joint Court of Justice does not know how to count to two
Friday, 18 April 2014
Dear Editor, I realize that a newspaper usually is not the right place to discuss the content of... Read more...
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Soon to be mommy
Friday, 18 April 2014
Dear Queenie, I have a boyfriend and he promised that he would marry me. We bought rings and set... Read more...
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Little League prepares for season
Friday, 18 April 2014
Uniforms were being handed out at the St. Maarten Little League Complex on Pond Island Thursday and... Read more...
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Brooks steals four bases at Florida Showcase
Friday, 18 April 2014
PHILIPSBURG—Sixteen- year- old Denzel Brooks has returned from Perfect Game Academy Challenge in... Read more...
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Jay Z brings Made in America music festival to Los Angeles
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
LOS ANGELES--Rapper Jay Z joined Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Wednesday to announce that his... Read more...
Gabriel Garcia Marquez delicate after pneumonia
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
BOGOTA--Nobel Prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has recovered from pneumonia... Read more...
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Ready Set Sail in New Ireland
Friday, 18 April 2014
Nuguria, Lihir & Kavieng   By Laura Bijnsdorp   From Bourgainville, we travelled... Read more...
The Long Lost Letter
Friday, 18 April 2014
By Will Johnson    Recently when reading the book “Fourteen Islands in the Sun” by... Read more...
Editorial - Fair share
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
Efforts to provide coverage for persons living in St. Maarten who for whatever reason have no... Read more...
Editorial - Once and for all
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
It may sound like a crazy idea, but whoever wins the upcoming elections should not hold their... Read more...
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Thursday Apr. 17, 2014
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
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Wednesday Apr. 16, 2014
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
Notices April 17
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
Friday, April 18 GENERAL MEETING Organised by Dutch Saint Maarten United Bus Drivers Association... Read more...
Notices April 16
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
Friday, April 18 GENERAL MEETING Organised by Dutch Saint Maarten United Bus Drivers Association... Read more...