June 20, 2021

Archives for January 14, 2020

US: What’s wrong with the Democratic Primary? Everything

By Frank Rich From New York Mag Most weeks, New York Magazine writer-at-large Frank Rich speaks with contributor Alex Carp about the biggest stories in politics and culture. Today, what’s at stake in tonight’s Democratic debate, the vote to start the Senate impeachment trial, and the Trump administration’s crumbling explanation for its strike killing Qasem Soleimani. After […]

US: House to vote Wednesday on sending Impeachment Articles to Senate

From Newsmax Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday that the House will likely vote Wednesday on sending the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate to start the historic trial. Pelosi made the announcement after a private meeting at the Capitol with House Democrats about next steps, ending her blockade almost a month […]

Audi and FC Bayern heading toward the future together

Premium brands extend collaboration until 2029 Players of FC Bayern München to drive Audi e-tron Hildegard Wortmann, Board of Management Member of AUDI AG for Marketing and Sales: “Linking of two strong brands that stand for premium experiences” Ingolstadt, January 14, 2020 – Audi and FC Bayern München are heading toward the future together: The two premium […]

Cayman: Man charged in relation to assault incident in West Bay

From RCIPS Tue Jan 14 On Thursday, 9 January, officers responded to a report of an assault at a location in the Morgans Harbour area of West Bay.  A woman had left work at another location when she was approached by a man known to her, who threatened her with a knife and forced her […]

Cayman: Calling all performers

From Cayman National Cultural Foundation To register go to: [email protected]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Is he the SMIRCH?

By Jolly Green Dear Sir, I would like to bring the following to your readers. Synonyms for smirch: besmear, besmirch, bespatter, blacken, blemish, blot, blotch, contaminate, country degrade, dirty, discredit, disgrace, dishonour, pollute, smear, smudge, soil, stain, sully, taint, tarnish. Bragging comrade? Ralph Everard Gonsalves, Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in an […]

Cayman: Grand Court Opening 2020 Wed (15)

Grand Court Opening 2020 WHERE:                                       The Courts Building steps and thereafter Grand Court inside for opening proceedings and then the lobby for the reception that follows. PARTICIPANTS:                         Justices, Magistrates, Attorney General, Courts staff, CI Bar lawyers, government officials BACKGROUND:                         In addition to the opening ceremony, including an RCIPS guard of honour on steps outside, and formal opening […]

Update: Water-Related Death on North Church Street

From RCIPS Police can now confirm the identity of the man who died on 11 January, after experiencing difficulties while snorkeling. He is 72-year-old Jack Joseph Pardo of North Carolina in the United States. The RCIPS expresses condolences to the family of the deceased. SEE BELOW:Sent: Monday, January 13, 2020 12:31 PMSubject: Water-Related Death on North Church […]

Queen agrees ‘transition’ to new role for Harry and Meghan

From BBC The Queen has agreed a “period of transition” in which the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will spend time in Canada and the UK. She said she was “entirely supportive” of their desire for a new role but “would have preferred” them to remain full-time working royals. She expected final decisions to be […]

Cayman: Annual Symposium date announced by the Alex Panton Foundation

The Alex Panton Foundation, the charity focused on supporting the mental health of young people in the Cayman Islands has announced that its 3rd annual Youth Mental Health Symposium will take place on February 22, 2020 at the Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman. The half day symposium, which starts at 1pm, will focus on the theme “Empowering […]