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Editorial - Enough is enough

Little more has been heard about the installation of a new government since “formateur” Theodore Heyliger...

Editorial - On a positive note

Following some concern about the recent crime wave and issues between authorities from respectively the Dutch- and...

Editorial - Blanket approach

That despite all the talk of increased cooperation there evidently are continued problems with having authorities...

Editorial - Not set in stone

Kingdom Relations Minister Ronald Plasterk said he is in favour of a dispute arrangement between the kingdom partners...

Editorial - Piece of the pie

It seems St. Maarten again won't be represented at the Vacation Fair in Utrecht (see related story). It's arguably...

Editorial - Worth it in the end

With the approval of the organisational structure for an Integrity Project Bureau (see Monday paper) the outgoing...

Editorial - For the future

It will be interesting to see whether a Central Committee meeting called for Tuesday (see related article) leads to...

Editorial - General interest first

The concern expressed by "formateur" Theo Heyliger to NRC Handelsblad (see Friday edition) for an impasse over the...

Editorial - Continued action

People unfamiliar with the local penitentiary system might be shocked by the number of illegal items and especially...

Editorial - Sooner rather than later

Today's report that Dutch Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Minister Ronald Plasterk prefers cooperation to another...

Editorial - To the bottom

As the island celebrated St. Martin/St. Maarten Day, many were still discussing the rainstorm early Saturday morning...

Editorial - Area of attention

The adverse weather conditions particularly Friday into Saturday and their consequences again caught many off-guard...

Editorial - Worth considering

A letter on Friday's opinion pages made a case for not having the usual mandatory business closure for the Dutch side...

Editorial - Spirit of the law

Six ex-prime ministers of the – no longer existent – Netherlands Antilles jointly writing to the Kingdom Council...

Editorial - Shape up

Once again there was no quorum for a scheduled plenary session of the Parliament of St. Maarten (see related...

Editorial - Realistic outcome

It's a democratic decision taken by the Island Council, but going over the various options in next month's...

Editorial - For a better position

It appears the decision to appoint someone else than UP leader Theodore Heyliger as prime minister has been taken...

Editorial - All hands on deck

The call by Minister Maurice Lake to remove stricken vessels from St. Maarten’s inlets (see related article) might...

Editorial - No big help

With all the recent talk about integrity, corruption, vote- and seat-buying, it might be easy to overlook the ongoing...

Editorial - On the side of caution

Questions were being asked following Wednesday’s plane crash off the St. Maarten coast in which one person was...

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Airport develops infectious disease manual, taskforce
Monday, 24 November 2014
AIRPORT--SXM Princess Juliana International Airport has developed an infectious disease manual and... Read more...
Touch-Me-Not Road now one-way for safety reasons
Monday, 24 November 2014
CUL DE SAC--A lane of Touch-Me-Not Road in Saunders adjacent to Jasmin Road has been closed due to... Read more...
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Elderly German couple murdered in Tobago
Sunday, 23 November 2014
SCARBOROGH, Tobago--A German couple has been hacked to death in Tobago. They have been identified... Read more...
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Guyana gov’t issues disease warning following torrential rains & flooding
Saturday, 22 November 2014
GEORGETOWN, Guyana--The Guyana government Friday warned nationals to be wary of various diseases as... Read more...
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Flooding could follow heavy snow in western New York
Sunday, 23 November 2014
BUFFALO--Emergency workers filled thousands of sandbags on Sunday as the area around Buffalo, New... Read more...
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US plans to arm Iraq's Sunni tribesmen with AK-47s, RPGs
Sunday, 23 November 2014
WASHINGTON--The United States plans to buy arms for Sunni tribesmen in Iraq including AK-47s,... Read more...
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Portugal ex-PM Socrates still in custody, more questioning today
Sunday, 23 November 2014
LISBON--Police transferred Portugal's former Socialist prime minister Jose Socrates back to his... Read more...
Cape Verde orders evacuation after Fogo volcano eruption
Sunday, 23 November 2014
PRAIA--A volcano in the Cape Verde archipelago off the coast of West Africa erupted on Sunday... Read more...
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China ready to cut rates again on fears of deflation
Monday, 24 November 2014
BEIJING--China's leadership and central bank are ready to cut interest rates again and also loosen... Read more...
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Countdown to missed opportunity for EU economy
Monday, 24 November 2014
PARIS--The countdown has begun to what threatens to be a missed opportunity to revive Europe's... Read more...
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St. Maarten could be leading medical tourism destination soon
Sunday, 23 November 2014
Dear Editor, According to Florida-based consulting firm Deloitte Development, medical tourism is... Read more...
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Doting mother
Sunday, 23 November 2014
Dear Queenie, Our son is out of school and has a good job with good pay, but he still lives with... Read more...
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Hamilton takes second F1 title
Sunday, 23 November 2014
ABU DHABI-- A tearful Lewis Hamilton joined the elite ranks of double Formula One world champions... Read more...
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This one's for the boys, says gracious Federer
Sunday, 23 November 2014
LILLE, France-- Having stolen the limelight from Davis Cup stalwart Stan Wawrinka, Roger Federer... Read more...
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Hitler watercolour fetches 130,000 euros at auction
Sunday, 23 November 2014
BERLIN--A 1914 watercolour by Adolf Hitler fetched 130,000 euros ($161,000) at auction in the... Read more...
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Scandal-plagued former Washington mayor Marion Barry dies
Sunday, 23 November 2014
WASHINGTON--Marion Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor of Washington, D.C., who was jailed for... Read more...
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Sun Park
Friday, 21 November 2014
~ Creating opportunities for women in Aviation Mechanics ~ Born in 1991 in South Korea, Sun Park's... Read more...
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Saba Spotlight: Dahlia Hassell
Friday, 21 November 2014
~ Her experiences and her ambitions ~   Dahlia Hassell (22) is in the spotlight today, having... Read more...
Editorial - Enough is enough
Sunday, 23 November 2014
Little more has been heard about the installation of a new government since “formateur”... Read more...
Editorial - On a positive note
Friday, 21 November 2014
Following some concern about the recent crime wave and issues between authorities from respectively... Read more...
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Friday, 21 November 2014
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Friday Nov. 21, 2014
Friday, 21 November 2014
Notices November 24
Sunday, 23 November 2014
French Team French Baseball Federation and St. Martin Pony Baseball/Softball League are seeking... Read more...
Notices November 21
Thursday, 20 November 2014
French Team French Baseball Federation and St. Martin Pony Baseball/Softball League are seeking... Read more...