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Month: August 2012


Notice to Jurors

Grand Court jurors are not needed on Monday 3 September 2012 and are to report on Monday, 10 September 2012. Please call the Jury Information line on 945-5072 for the most up-to-date information

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Two in hospital following road crash

Two people are being treated in hospital following a road crash in the Prospect area. About 9.55am on Aug 31st police attended the scene of a two vehicle crash in Shamrock Road close to Poindexter Road. The crash occurred when…

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Missing canoe and boaters traced

Police can confirm that the canoe and five men reported missing on Thursday 23 August have been traced. The canoe was spotted shortly after 6.00am today approximately 150yds off Frank Sound. The Marine Unit deployed and the canoe was towed…

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Wool is versatile

Wool is a natural fibre obtained primarily from sheep with a composition primarily of keratin, a protein found also in hair, fingernails and animal hooves. Sheep serve as the primary source of wool and limited supply also comes from goats,…


Syria Prime Minister Riad Hijab defects

Syrian Prime Minister Riad Hijab has defected from President Bashar al-Assad’s government to join “the revolution”, his spokesman says. Mr Hijab was appointed less than two months ago and his departure is the highest-profile defection since the uprising began in…


CIAA 2012 National Track & Field Championships

The 2012 National Track & Field Championships of the Cayman Islands Athletic Association will be held on Friday June 15th starting at 6pm and Saturday June 16th starting at 9am at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex. The Meet is opened…

Cayman islands Government (Lord Blencathra) responds to “Times” article on tax avoidance

Tackling the tax avoiders – and HMRC’s 38-year backlog The Times investigation into tax avoidance has provoked a fierce debate about the morality of the wealthy and powerful. Revelations in The Times have provoked a fierce debate about avoiding tax…

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Kittitian honoured in Cayman Islands for his work in health research

Dr Samuel Rawlins of St Kitts/Nevis was on 20th April awarded the Caribbean Health Research Council (CHRC) Honours Award at the recently concluded annual meeting held this year at George Town, Grand Cayman. The annual event of the Council and…