September 23, 2020

Cayman: New approach for Youth Parliament

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More than two dozen students from public and private high schools and colleges across the Cayman Islands have begun a half year training programme ahead of the 2020 Youth Parliament. The young participants aged 13-17 years are receiving intensive coaching from the staff and Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) ahead of the Youth Parliament […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Trump Must Face Defamation Suit, NY Court Rules From Law360 A divided New York state appeals court ruled Thursday that a defamation suit against President Donald Trump can go forward, saying the Constitution doesn’t protect him from claims brought by a woman who said he smeared her by denying her sexual misconduct allegations. For more: […]

The Editor Speaks: Does a uniform change the wearer’s personality?

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From “When Police Wear Military Uniforms, It Changes Their Psychology” “Over the past decade, many police forces have taken to wearing paramilitary uniforms on the job. Over at The New Yorker, psychologist Maria Konnikova describes how this change affects citizens and police alike. “Konnikova begins by exploring studies that show people have a strong psychological […]

Cayman Islands Agriculture Minister Heroes Day Speech

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HEROES DAY Speech by Minister for Agriculture Hon. D. Kurt Tibbetts, OBE, JP January 2016 Salutations, Good morning, and welcome to all – especially honourees and their families. I am most pleased to be with you in Heroes Square on this beautiful day, to share in this august occasion. The musical performances and the commemoration […]