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Traffic chaos in Manor House, London

This morning Green Lanes and Seven Sisters road, at the junction of Manor House statiòn are closed as a result of a car colission with emergency services, police, ambulances and fire brigade in attendance.

All buses and traffic are being …

Anthony Anaxagorou: After The Formalities

A knife is pulled. An Uber driver is racially abused on the day of the Brexit referendum. A father bathes his son in ice water. A schoolboy drives a drawing pin into a map of the world.
The threat of …

Meridian Water joins Enfield Open House celebration weekend

Delve into Enfield’s heritage during Open House London and celebrate the borough’s past and future, including a tour of the landmark Meridian Water project.

Meridian Water – where 10,000 homes will be built and thousands of jobs created – is …

68% of deaths under 75 in the EU were ‘potentialy avoidable’ in 2016, 66,5% in Cyprus 

In the European Union (EU), about 1.7 million persons aged less than 75 died in 2016, but among them, around 1.2 million deaths (68%) could be considered as premature according to the recently developed Eurostat-OECD list of avoidable mortality. Out …

Probably part of three art collections 90% of art works handed over to Greek Cypriot side, Vassiliou tells CNA 

Greek Cypriot co-chair of the bicommunal Technical Committee on Culture, Androulla Vassiliou, has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) that 90% of the 219 art works handed over on Tuesday to the Greek Cypriot members of the Committee by its …

Revenue from tourism in Cyprus decline by 2.0% in January – June 2019 

Revenue from tourism declined by 2.0% in June 2019 with revenue for the six-month period to June marking a reduction of 3.1% compared with the corresponding period of last year.
 
According to data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service, revenue …

Anastasiades holds new meeting with Lute on Cyprus 

A new meeting between Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and the UN Secretary General’s special envoy Jane Holl Lute took place on Friday morning at the Presidential Palace, in the framework of efforts to formulate the terms of reference that will …

UN envoy hosts informal reception for two leaders in Cyprus 

The United Nations Secretary – General`s special envoy on Cyprus,  Jane Holl Lute, will host an informal reception for both leaders at 1800 local time (1500 GMT) in the United Nations Protected Area, the UN in Cyprus have announced.

Earlier …

Robert Mugabe, the bush war guerrilla leader who led Zimbabwe to independence in 1980 has died

Robert Mugabe, the bush war guerrilla leader who led Zimbabwe to independence in 1980 and crushed his foes during nearly four decades of rule as his country descended into poverty, hyperinflation and unrest, died on Friday. He was 95.

 He …

London court rejects bid to stop PM Johnson’s suspension of parliament

LONDON (Reuters) – London’s High Court on Friday rejected a legal challenge against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s suspension of parliament before Brexit, but said it could still be taken to the Supreme Court for a final appeal.

Johnson announced …