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Boat illegally fishing in Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone seized by authorities

A fishing vessel of a third country was found to be fishing illegally within Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone last September.

According to a statement from the Department of Fisheries and Maritime Research, the operation was carried out with the Port …

UN diplomat expresses concern over uncertainty for the resumption of negotations on Cyprus

The UN Secretary General’s Special Representative and head of the UN peacekeeping force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) Elizabeth Spehar has said that uncertainty regarding the prospects for the resumption of the negotiations aiming to solve the Cyprus problem remains a concern, …

Eurostat: 8 million part-time workers in the EU would prefer to work more, including 52% of them in Cyprus

Eight million part-time workers in the EU would prefer to work more, including 52% of part-time workers in Cyprus, according to Eurostat, the statistical service of the EU.

According to data released on Tuesday by Eurostat, among the population aged …

UNSG’s envoy Jane Holl Lute to visit Cyprus in November

The UN Secretary – General’s Special Envoy Jane Holl Lute will visit Cyprus again in November for the required preparation that will lead to the meeting of the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres with the President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades …

Cyprus sends letter to UN Secretary General over Turkish intentions regarding Varosha

he Cyprus Government expects the Government of Turkey and its illegal subordinate administration in the occupied part of Cyprus to comply with the clear calls of the Security Council to respect the status of Varosha, noting that any actions that …

UK police discover 39 bodies in truck, arrest driver

British police found the bodies of 39 people inside a truck believed to have come from Bulgaria at an industrial estate near London on Wednesday, and said they had arrested the driver on suspicion of murder.The discovery of the bodies …

Girl from Cheshunt in wheelchair victim of disability hate crime

  • Four year old wheelchair user verbally abused

  • Police hate crime officer supporting Quinn and family

  • Mum Emma says more people should report hate crime

A four year old girl from Cheshunt who was verbally abused on her way to school …

Anniversary appeal: Murder of Ethan Nedd-Bruce, 18

One-year on from the brutal murder of a teenager in Greenwich, detectives are releasing images and footage in an effort to identify those responsible.

Officers will return to the scene of the attack on Armitage Road, SE10 during the evening …

Cross-party committee in Greece reaches agreement on diaspora vote

A cross-party committee discussing ruling New Democracy’s initiative to grant full voting rights to diaspora Greeks reached a consensus, Interior Minister  Takis Theodorikakos announced on Tuesday evening.

Lawmakers agreed that the vote will count towards the overall election result and

What next for Brexit after UK parliament rejects Johnson’s timetable?

LONDON (Reuters) – The British parliament rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s attempt to fast-track a Brexit law through parliament, making a delay beyond the Oct. 31 exit date almost inevitable, and casting the entire EU divorce into doubt.

After agreeing …