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Enfield – house fire

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were called to a  house fire on Soham Road in Enfield yesterday evening (Tuesday, 17 October).


The fire badly damaged the first floor of the terraced house and two women escaped the property before the Brigade arrived. Both were taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service suffering from smoke inhalation.


The Brigade was called at 1816 and the fire was under control at 1914. Crews from Enfield, Tottenham and Southgate fire stations attended the incident. The cause of the fire is under investigation.



Man who abducted 2-year-old boy into North London McDonald’s toilet jailed

A man has been jailed for child abduction after taking a two year-old boy in a toilet cubicle at a fast-food restaurant in north London.


lulian-Alexandru Badaric, 36 [07.07.81] a Romanian national of no fixed abode was found guilty …

Trips of Cypriot residents abroad increase 4% in September 

Cypriot residents` trips abroad increased by 4% in September 2017, compared to the same month of 2016, according to a report released Tuesday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.


On the basis of the results of the Passengers Survey, …

The EU must change course, Cypriot MEP says 

The policies followed today in the European Union are catastrophic and in order for it to have a future it should “change course,” Cypriot MEP Neoklis Sylikiotis has said.


He has proposed that there needs to be a change …

CTO: 2017 to mark a new historic high in Cyprus tourist arrivals 

The year 2017 is expected to mark a new historic high as regards tourist arrivals, which are expected to surpass 3,6 million, the Cyprus Tourism Organisation says.


According to a CTO press release, in September, 483.716 tourists visited Cyprus, …

MEP Hadjigeorgiou on Panama Papers 

Cypriot Member of the European Parliament Takis Hadjigeorgiou (GUE) has told a group of Cypriot journalist attending a joint press seminar in Brussels on the Future of Europe, organized by EPIO and the EC Representation in Cyprus, that the EP …

Number of foreign students in Cyprus has tripled in the past couple of years, Education Minister says 

Minister of Education and Culture Costas Kades on Wednesday said that government efforts to render Cyprus a regional educational hub is delivering results, as the number of foreign students coming to the island has tripled.


Kades told Parliamentarians that …

European Parliament report proposes steps to deal with cybercrime 

A European Parliament report on the fight against cybercrime, adopted recently, proposes a number of steps including enhancing the capabilities of the EU Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) and the introduction of educational courses on the Internet from …

Cyprus Police and French Coast Guard to further enhance their cooperation 

Police Chief Zacharias Chrysostomou, French Ambassador to Cyprus René Troccaz and French Coast Guard Commander Christophe Boyer expressed on Wednesday their will to further enhance cooperation between the Cyprus Police and the French Coast Guard.


According to a Police …

Pence stresses US support for a comprehensive settlement in Cyprus during meeting with Tsipras 

The US Vice President Mike Pence underscored during his meeting with the Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras the continued US support for a comprehensive settlement to reunify Cyprus as a bi-zonal, bi-communal federation.


He also welcomed Greece`s increasing cooperation …