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NA no confidence motion against Minister Lake fails

~ Frans: DP was prepared to vote for motion ~

PHILIPSBURG--Only the four National Alliance (NA) Members of Parliament (MPs) William Marlin (party leader), Louie Laveist, G...

Resistance in Parliament towards St. Maarten loan

THE HAGUE--The liberal democratic VVD party, the Socialist Party (SP) and the Party for Freedom PVV, together representing a significant part of the Second Chamber of the...

Committee unveils activities  plan for Vaccination Week

Committee unveils activities plan for Vaccination Week

PHILIPSBURG--St. Maarten will hold several activities in observance of Vaccination Week of the Americas from April 26 to May 3, under the theme "Your best shot."

The activ...

MPs review change to MOT regulations

PHILIPSBURG--Several changes to the national ordinance regulating the Financial Intelligence Unit MOT, to bring it in line with pending membership of the Egmont Group, we...

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Seniors group forms consumer coalition
Friday, 25 April 2014
PHILIPSBURG--The St. Maarten Seniors and Pensioners Association (SMSPA) has formed a consumers'... Read more...
Police: Zero tolerance policy for Jouvert jam
Friday, 25 April 2014
PHILIPSBURG--A zero tolerance policy is in effect for the annual Carnival Jouvert jump-up on... Read more...
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Official: Caribbean conch, lobster under threat due to illegal fishing
Thursday, 24 April 2014
ROSEAU, Dominica--The future of the Caribbean's conch and lobster fisheries remains under threat... Read more...
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Video of child being beaten goes viral, mum stands by her decision
Thursday, 24 April 2014
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad--The Trinidad and Tobago government has called on parents to use... Read more...
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US proposal would ban e-cigarette sales to minors, allow advertising
Thursday, 24 April 2014
WASHINGTON--The U.S. Food and Drug Administration proposed rules on Thursday that would ban the... Read more...
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Obama uses Japan visit to reassure Asian allies
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
TOKYO--U.S. President Barack Obama will use a state visit to Japan on Thursday to try to reassure... Read more...
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Ukraine forces kill five rebels, Russia starts drill near border
Thursday, 24 April 2014
SLAVIANSK, Ukraine--U krainian forces killed up to five pro-Moscow rebels on Thursday as they... Read more...
Historic canonisation of two popes brings joy and controversy
Thursday, 24 April 2014
VATICAN CITY--Two giants of Roman Catholicism in the 20th century will become saints on Sunday at... Read more...
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Apple expands buybacks by $30 billion, OKs stock split
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
SAN FRANCISCO--Apple Inc has approved another $30 billion in share buybacks till the end of 2015... Read more...
Chairman of Lanzhou Veolia apologises for water pollution
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
BEIJING--The chairman of Lanzhou Veolia Water Co, partly owned by a subsidiary of French utility... Read more...
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Bringing our tourists to the Festival Village
Thursday, 24 April 2014
Dear Editor, Bringing our tourists to "the village" should be for anyone who is living on St.... Read more...
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Worried brother
Thursday, 24 April 2014
Dear Queenie, My sister is going on vacation in the States. She is planning to meet a man she met... Read more...
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St. Maarten team grabs four trophies in Anguilla
Thursday, 24 April 2014
ST. PETERS—Five St. Maarten athletes from the St. Maarten Body Building & Fitness Association... Read more...
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Little League
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
The runner, JP Greaux from Sagicor takes off to second against The Daily Herald in the St. Maarten... Read more...
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The Other Woman serves up revenge in comic female fantasy
Thursday, 24 April 2014
LOS ANGELES--"The Other Woman" is a somewhat rare species in today's film fauna - a comedy by... Read more...
Vargas Llosa to take secret of Garcia Marquez spat to grave
Thursday, 24 April 2014
CARACAS--Peruvian author and Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa vowed on Thursday to honour until... Read more...
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Belvedere Historical Park
Thursday, 24 April 2014
~ The next big thing ~   By Lisa Davis-Burnett   Once upon a time, sugar plantations... Read more...
Ready - Set - Sail in the Hermit Islands
Thursday, 24 April 2014
Catching Coconut Crabs, Swimming with Mantas & Donating School Supplies By Laura Bijnsdorp The... Read more...
Editorial - Given the chance
Thursday, 24 April 2014
Several fractions in the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament are opposed to Curaçao and St.... Read more...
Editorial - Good and bad
Thursday, 24 April 2014
Earth Day went by relatively unnoticed on Tuesday, which is understandable considering the Easter... Read more...
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Notices April 25
Thursday, 24 April 2014
Saturday, April 26 PET'S FOOD DRIVE / FUND RAISING Organised by PAWSITIVE SXM a Non Profit... Read more...
Notices April 24
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
Saturday, April 26 PET'S FOOD DRIVE / FUND RAISING Organised by PAWSITIVE SXM a Non Profit... Read more...