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Hugh Riley pushes open skies policy

  Secretary-General Hugh riley of the Caribbean Tourism Organization. Photo contributed BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS - Secretary General of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Hugh Riley has urged regional authorities to institute an open sk

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Lake urges ministry to get rid of Nipa-board

  St. Maarten – United people’s party MP Maurice Lake urged Education Minister Rita Bourne-Gumbs yesterday to get rid of the board at the National Institute of Professional Advancement (Nipa). “When the school started in 2014 it had

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Kangaroo Court furnishings under the hammer

  A man walks past the closed Kangaroo Court in the Hendrik Straat in Philipsburg. Photo Today / Hilbert Haar St.  Maarten - The tax marshal is auctioning the complete furnishings of the former Kangaroo Court on Friday morning. The former

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Blogger to court in October

Court suspends pre-trial detention again St. Maarten – Blogger Judith Roumou remains out of jail until a court appearance on October 21 when she stands trial for insulting attorney Geert Hatzmann and a police officer. Chances that she will have

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Verene Shepherd lectures at university on Saturday

Verene Shepherd lectures at university on Saturday

  Dr. Verene Shepherd. Photo courtesy VAS St. Maarten - Dr. Verene Shepherd is the key note speaker at a lecture entitled “Reparatory Justice and the Decade for People of African Descent: The Caricom Case,” organized by the Independen

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St. Maarten Government falls – three coalition members defect

St. Maarten Government falls – three coalition members defect

  Picture: St. Maarten Parliament NEWSFLASH!! St. Maarten– The Gumbs government fell shortly after 12.30 p.m. today (Wednesday, September 30, 2015) after the parliament passed a motion of no-confidence submitted by Democratic Party M