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Archives for January 7, 2022

Cayman: RCIPS 2021 Holiday Season Review, 7 January

From RCIPS The RCIPS commenced its holiday season operations with its annual Winter Guardian campaign, from 1 December through 4 January, which was put in place to help keep the community safe over the busy festive season, with increased police presence in specific areas.  The campaign focused on road and community safety initiatives, particularly speeding, […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – 7 January, 432 NEW Positives [33 New in Sister Islands], 1,073 Probable – 89 confirmed Omicron

Chief Medical Officer (Interim) Dr. Autilia Newton reported 432 new cases of COVID-19, 29 in travellers and 403 from the community on Friday, 7 January 2022. Public Health reported 1,007 PCR tests were conducted since the last report on Thursday, 6 January, of which 301 were positive. One hundred and thirty-one (131) positive lateral flow […]

Cayman: Police Identify Victim in Fatal Collision

From RCIPS Update (7 January): The RCIPS can now confirm the identity of the deceased in the fatal collision which occurred yesterday morning, 6 January, on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway. He is Courtney Oneil Bennett, age 43 of Bodden Town. The RCIPS expresses condolences to the family of the deceased. The other person involved in […]

SANDERS: Governments must act urgently to end embarrassing UWI spectacle

By Sir Ronald Sanders From MENAFN – Caribbean News Global No individuals are greater or more valuable than Institutions. The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is the longest thriving and most successful institution of the 16 countries of the West Indies – 13 of them being member states of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). The […]

Black News Channel is accused of gender discrimination by 13 women in new lawsuit

By Taiyler Simone Mitchell From Business Insider Australia Thirteen women have filed a class-action lawsuit against Black News Channel, court documents show. The plaintiffs claimed in the suit that the BNC workplace discriminates against women. The women have said they struggled with unequal pay and being berated, according to the suit. Thirteen women are accusing […]

How to know if you have a cold, flu or COVID-19

By Lynn Allison From Newsmax If you have a runny nose, sore throat and/or aching muscles does that mean you have a cold, the flu or COVID? The frustrating answer is you could have any of the above. The symptoms of these three illnesses are often alike, especially with the current dominant omicron variant that tends to […]

US: Bernie Kerik: VP Harris Is a ‘Disgrace’

By Jeffrey Rodack From Newsmax Bernie Kerik: VP Harris Is a ‘Disgrace’ U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris gives remarks in Statuary Hall of the U.S Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6. (Greg Nash-Pool/Getty Images) By Jeffrey Rodack    From Newsmax Former New York City Police Commissioner Bernie Kerik called Vice President Kamala Harris “an incompetent fool,” for comparing the […]

How to level your weapons in Warzone fast?

Are you eager to try out your new unlocked weapon? Not a problem! With this quick instruction and warzone hacks and cheats, you may rapidly level up your weapons to their maximum damage range. You may first struggle with the weapon’s aim, but don’t fret! It will get better with upgrades. Call of Duty: Warzone […]

Sidney Poitier, First Black to Win Best Actor Oscar, Dies at 94

From Newsmax Sidney Poitier, who broke through racial barriers as the first Black winner of the best actor Oscar for his role in “Lilies of the Field,” and inspired a generation during the civil rights movement, has died at age 94, Bahamas Prime Minister Philip Davis said Friday. “It is with great sadness that I […]

Cayman Islands Seafarers Association Monthly General Meeting Cancelled

“he Cayman Islands Seafarers Association wishes to inform all Members that there will be no General Meeting, on Tuesday 18 January due to the Covid situation in the island. NOTE: date corrected by CISA on Jan 10 2022