November 19, 2019

Impeachment threat against Donald Trump puts grand trade deal with China at risk, US experts say

By Mark Magnier From SCMP Despite US president’s vow to raise tariffs even further, his hardline stance appears to be softening amid domestic turmoil Pain from the trade war is increasingly hitting Trump’s base, notably the farmers and factory workers he promised to help US President Donald Trump is facing numerous challenges, including public impeachment […]

The Editor speaks: Men’s Day – are you laughing?

Did you know that Tuesday November 19th is International Men’s Day? I didn’t? I haven’t received a Press Release from one of our government ministers applauding the day, unlike the female version. Yes men. It is us that have become second class. And we allowed it to happen. Actually, government (GIS) did arrange two activities […]

A Summary of Colours Cayman’s meeting with The Governor of the Cayman Islands, following the Court of Appeal’s ruling on same-sex marriage

From Colours Cayman GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS, 18 November 2019:On 13 November 2019, Billie Bryan, founder and president of Colours Cayman, and Dr Leonardo Raznovich, English Barrister—to whom our organisation has instructed in the past and who has assisted us, pro bono, in numerous matters before the EU and UK Government in London—met with the Governor of the […]

The Premier League’s biggest stories so far

The Premier League season is already a quarter of the way through and plenty of big stories have begun to play out. From controversial decisions to spectacular results, English football’s top-flight never fails to provide entertainment and excitement. As the title race looks likely to feature a single runner and a host of clubs clambering […]

A beginner’s guide to international shipping

Shipping goods overseas sounds challenging, and it can be. However, once you do it, things tend to get much simpler. Practice makes perfect. Things are no different when it comes to international shipping. And it doesn’t really matter if you are planning on shipping your car, household goods or items that you’d like to sell […]

Report: Boston Marathon bomber killed 3 people in 2011

By Solange Rayner From Newsmax Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the Boston Marathon bomber who killed three people and injured several hundred, was involved in a grisly triple murder two years before the 2013 bombings, according to a court affidavit released this week in federal court as part of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s appeal of his death sentence for his […]

Martin: Humor for holiday stress

By Melissa Martin nstead of a frazzled freak-out around the hectic holidays, what about trying laughter. Not hysterical ‘lose your mind’ chortling or ‘milk coming out of your nose’ snickering. But, belly-laughing glee with giggles and guffaws.  Funny A hilarious holiday tune—sing along with me. Grandma got run over by a reindeer/ Walking home from […]

Trump: ‘I like’ the idea of testifying, will ‘strongly consider it!’

From Newsmax President Donald Trump said Monday that he doesn’t like the idea of lending credence to the impeachment “No Due Process Hoax,” he “likes” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s suggestion that he should testify. First he ridiculed Pelosi in a tweet: “Our Crazy, Do Nothing (where’s USMCA, infrastructure, lower drug pricing & much more?) Speaker of […]

OECS welcomes new Ambassador-Designate to the Kingdom of Morocco

Monday, November 18, 2019 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States welcomes the appointment of Mr. Ian M. Queeley, a St. Kitts and Nevis national, as OECS Ambassador-Designate to the Kingdom of Morocco. OECS Director General Dr. Didacus Jules said Ambassador-Designate Queeley’s illustrious thirty-five-year career had been built upon promoting peace, prosperity and inter-regional engagement, most recently […]

The Editor speaks: There are more questions than answers

Do some of you remember the popular Johnny Nash song of yesteryear, “There are more questions than answers”? The Chorus goes: “Pictures in my mind I will not show There are more questions than answers And the more I find out the less I know Yeah the more I find out the less I know” […]