February 8, 2023

Archives for January 8, 2023

Coronavirus: Hong Kong’s Covid count could be up to 200,000, HKU experts say while arguing risks from reopening border with mainland China are small

Sammy Heung and Emily Hung From SCMP Up to 200,000 people may be carrying Covid-19 in Hong Kong, researchers have said, but experts say while the estimate may be far higher than official figures the risks will still be manageable when the city’s border with mainland China reopens. Some experts, however, also urged authorities on Monday […]

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How Louisiana’s prison system makes people feel like ‘slaves’

By Miriam Karmali, Freedom United January 8, 2023 News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS Prison slaveryLouisiana prison staff call incarcerated persons ‘slaves’More than a dozen incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people have shared their experiences of being forced to work in Louisiana’s prison system, a state that rejected the opportunity to remove language from its constitution […]

QUOTABLE CARIBBEAN – JANUARY 7, 2023

“In 2023 we will continue to push ourselves to anticipate the needs of our guests and to exceed expectations whenever we can … we are extremely excited for the future of Spice as we pursue a singular goal of presenting the definitive, 21st century, luxury Caribbean vacation – less package and more specialized product, modern […]

Cayman: Man charged with two counts of rape

From RCIPS A man, age 33 of George Town, was arrested on Wednesday, 4 January, and has been formally charged with two counts of Rape, in relation to incidents in October and November of 2022 involving a child under 16. He remains in custody and is appearing in court on Monday, 9 January.

8 Jan Weather in Cayman

Sun 8 Jan 2023 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS A cold front is extending over western Cuba and is expected to linger over northern Cuba over the next few days. Moderate to fresh winds and seas are expected today and tomorrow over the Cayman area as a high pressure system moves over the southeast US. Day: […]