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Editorial - Effective approach

With the signing of a protocol (see Friday paper), long-talked-about and much-needed improvements at St. Maarten...

Editorial - Essential step

Today's news that government finally has approved the so-called "function book" for the police and prison (see...

Editorial - Before it’s too late

Any hopes that the Gumbs-cabinet and the Netherlands might yet agree on an Integrity Chamber for St. Maarten appear...

Editorial - Stability is the key

If all goes according to plan, a new PLP/UPC government for St. Eustatius will be sworn in on Thursday (see related...

Editorial - Productive citizen

Three teenagers were detained last weekend (see Monday paper). Two 18-year-olds failed in attempting to rob a...

Editorial - Think twice

The public learned in Saturday's edition that Member of Parliament Cornelius de Weever wears a bulletproof vest and...

Editorial - The good part

That the Committee for Financial Supervision CFT has given St. Maarten until the end of May to find a solution for...

Editorial - Never a dull moment

Wednesday's Island Council elections in the Caribbean Netherlands produced some intriguing results. Especially...

Editorial - Clear the air

The industrial action by permanent workers of Postal Services St. Maarten (PSS) is understandable (see related...

Editorial - Solid finances

Today's news that a favourable decision has been taken regarding the appeal on compensation for SVOBE's Sundial...

Editorial - Time to deliver

The Committee for Financial Supervision CFT noted that the capital investments approved for 2014 at the end of the...

Editorial - Not on deaf ears

The meeting of Parliament’s Permanent Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Affairs Committee with the St. Maarten...

Editorial - Ask a question

Several motorists have expressed doubts over already the third gasoline price hike in just over a week that went into...

Editorial - Rude awakening

Some may be surprised by the action to issue on-the-spot fines during Carnival announced by local authorities in...

Editorial - Lost opportunity

Once again Parliament was unable to meet due to the lack of a quorum (see related story). It regarded a plenary...

Editorial - No reason to doubt

Sometimes revelations raise more questions than they answer. A case in point was the announcement by Member of...

Editorial - Blessings needed

By submitting his resignation as Curaçao's Minister of Traffic, Transport and Spatial Planning (see related story)...

Editorial - The people’s business

It appears Parliament will start this week with quite a busy schedule, which is always nice to know considering how...

Editorial - The last word

There is in itself nothing wrong with calling for a referendum on independence as members of a local foundation...

Editorial - Hard-pressed

It must be said; Thursday afternoon's presentation before Parliament's Permanent Committee of Tourism, Economic...

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WIPM government to focus on constitutional evaluation
Friday, 27 March 2015
SABA--The new Island Council of Saba was sworn in Thursday. The outgoing Island Council had its... Read more...
Social services taking Vrolijk case in hand
Friday, 27 March 2015
MARIGOT-- Vice-President Ramona Connor confirmed the Collectivité's social services has refocused... Read more...
‘Exciting times’ for Suzuki Caribbean
Friday, 27 March 2015
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--Two new one-make circuit racing championships that look set to revolutionise... Read more...
EU, Cuba to speed up talks to normalise ties
Thursday, 26 March 2015
HAVANA, Cuba--The European Union (EU) says it has agreed with Cuba to expedite the pace of... Read more...
Reid to retire, wants Schumer as next leader
Friday, 27 March 2015
WASHINGTON--U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said on Friday he will retire next year and... Read more...
Amanda Knox acquitted of murder by Italy's top court
Friday, 27 March 2015
ROME--Italy's top court on Friday annulled the conviction of American Amanda Knox for the 2007... Read more...
Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded
Friday, 27 March 2015
DUESSELDORF, Germany--German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing... Read more...
At least 10 killed in Shebaab raid on Somalia hotel
Friday, 27 March 2015
MOGADISHU--At least 10 people have died in an attack by Somalia's Al-Qaeda-affiliated Shebaab... Read more...
Bank of England flags market concerns
Friday, 27 March 2015
LONDON--The Bank of England is warning about potential irregularities in financial markets on a... Read more...
Peugeot French production hike earns presidential visit
Friday, 27 March 2015
PARIS--PSA Peugeot Citroen said on Friday it had chosen a French factory over a rival Spanish plant... Read more...
Déja vu
Friday, 27 March 2015
Wow, that is really strange. I am totally sure I have had this very same experience sometime... Read more...
Not ready for kids
Friday, 27 March 2015
Dear Queenie, My boyfriend has started telling me it’s time for me to have a baby for him to... Read more...
Kane scores on debut as England thrash Lithuania
Friday, 27 March 2015
LONDON-- England's Harry Kane scored on his debut less than two minutes after coming on as they... Read more...
F-1’s Hamilton fastest despite engine issues
Friday, 27 March 2015
SEPANG, Malaysia-- Lewis Hamilton recovered from a frustrating morning session to lay down a marker... Read more...
Vietnam's collectors keep war memories alive, with bullets, bombs and dogtags
Friday, 27 March 2015
HANOI--Grubby satchels, helmets, rusty knives and chunky radios are strewn around Dinh Van Loc's... Read more...
Two new accusers say Bill Cosby drugged, sexually assaulted them
Friday, 27 March 2015
LOS ANGELES--Two more women came forward on Friday accusing veteran comedian Bill Cosby of drugging... Read more...
Young boxers training on Kim Sha Beach
Friday, 27 March 2015
~ Alexander keeps gloves on, sees future boxing champs ~   Claudette Alexander is a boxer. She... Read more...
Latoya Lake debuts first novel
Friday, 27 March 2015
It's been said that every person has at least one novel inside of them. Considering the ease with... Read more...
Editorial - Effective approach
Friday, 27 March 2015
With the signing of a protocol (see Friday paper), long-talked-about and much-needed improvements... Read more...
Editorial - Essential step
Friday, 27 March 2015
Today's news that government finally has approved the so-called "function book" for the police and... Read more...
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Notices March 27
Friday, 27 March 2015
Saturday March 28 CAR WASH Organised by University of St. Martin Ambassadors group. Proceeds of the... Read more...
Notices March 26
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
Report Card Sundial School makes known that students' Term 2 Report Card can be picked up on... Read more...