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Month: November 2011

iOpinion Our Eye

Forty-eight easy ways to lose weight

“Oh no. Thanksgiving has just gone and now Christmas is coming. I’ve eaten too much and I’m overweight. What do I do?” I have said it and I expect you have, too. But don’t despair. The following are old but…

iBooks iEntertainment

Anne – Part 82

We continue our serialisation of Anne by Constance Fenimore Woolson “People would discover Anne’s beauty for themselves” The Frenchwoman was grieved to part with her pupil; she had conceived a real affection for her in the busy spot, which served…

iLocal News News

Hugh Hart receives Order of Jamaica

Distinguished Cayman resident Hugh Hart, a Jamaican property developer, has received the Order of Jamaica, which is the fourth of five ranks in the Jamaican Honours System. The order was established in 1969, and is considered to be the equivalent…

Editorial Editors Choice iOpinion

The Editor speaks: When is bad press really bad?

I have read a lot of bad press concerning the Cayman Islands. I have read many a blog painting a terrible picture of these Islands. However, nothing has made me angrier than Steven Knipp’s piece of garbage he wrote for…

iWorld News News

Dutch killer whale Morgan finds new home in Spain

MADRID (AP) — A young killer whale at the centre of a legal battle waged by Dutch conservationists has arrived at its new home on the Canary Islands, a spokeswoman for a Spanish zoo said Wednesday. The 1,400-kilogram (3,085-pound) female…

iWorld News News

Border staff, teachers join one day UK strike

LONDON (AP) — Airline passengers arriving in Britain escaped chaos early yesterday despite dire predictions of long waits, as border staff joined teachers, hospital workers and weather forecasters in the country’s largest strike in decades. The one-day strike has been…

Editors Choice iWorld News News

More than 200 arrested in Occupy LA raid

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a massive show of force, 1,400 police officers, some in riot gear stormed the Occupy Los Angeles camp early Wednesday, driving protesters from the park and arresting more than 200 who defied orders to leave….

Editors Choice iBusiness News

Face wanted for Yellow Pages

Cayman Islands Yellow Pages is launching an online talent search via Facebook and Twitter in support of the company’s new “Find and Discover” marketing initiative. Do you have what it takes to become the next face of Cayman Islands Yellow…

iWorld News News

Zebras get loose from Va. zoo, roam neighborhood

LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — Two zebras from a zoo in a Washington, D.C., suburb escaped and briefly wandered through a residential neighborhood before being captured. No one was injured. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office says it received calls Monday afternoon…