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Archives for January 10, 2021

‘The workers are lazy’: why a company in China fines staff for toilet breaks

By Alice Yan From SCMP The company in Guangdong province started fining workers 20 yuan (US$3) for using the lavatory more than once a day, claiming it was to counter laziness at work While some internet users supported the company’s decision, many more lambasted it for exploiting staff. The local government said the fines were […]

SANDERS: Recovering America’s battered Democracy and Authority

By Sir Ronald Sanders From Kaieteur News Kaieteur News – Recent events in Washington, the revered capital of the United States of America, have shaken the moral authority of that country to lecture, threaten and coerce other countries in the name of democracy, rule of law and human rights. The disgraceful scenes of Americans storming […]

Shopify removes Trump stores

By Theodore Bunker From Newsmax Shopify, the online commerce provider, has removed the stores run by President Donald Trump’s campaign and the Trump Organization following the riot by his supporters at the Capitol on Wednesday. TrumpStore.com and shop.donaldjtrump.com are both offline as of Thursday morning. A spokesperson for Shopify, which is based in Canada, told The Wall Street […]

FOR YOUR COUNTRY

By Ángel Manuel Navarrete layton  GAME OVER – EMERGENCY PLAN SUBJECT: FIRE PREVENTION Then Jesus said to his disciples: If someone wants to be my disciple He has to deny himself Take the Cross from him and follow me. Matthew 6.24 * Once again Jesus addressed the people and said: I am the light of […]

Puzzles of the week

Puzzles for Jan 10-16 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword THIS WEEK’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #3 LAST WEEK’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #2 SOLUTION

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” http://www.berserkalert.com.au/shop.htm Buy this Cartoon’s […]

Cayman: Public Health launches COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign – Class A schedule

The Public Health Department launched the COVID-19 National Vaccination Campaign on Friday 8th January 2021. The National Vaccination Plan outlines different groups in the community to be vaccinated based on vulnerability and potential exposure to COVID-19. The vaccinations will be free and available to persons in Stage 1, Group A. Persons receiving the vaccine must wear […]

10 Jan Weather in Cayman

Sun 10 Jan 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Fresh northeasterly winds and rough seas are expected for the next 24 hours as the high pressure builds behind the stationary cold front east of the Cayman area. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area moving towards the east. Humidity: 75% (DOWN from […]