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Happy name day to all Constantinos, Constantinas, Costas and Helens and Elenis.

All CONSTANTIN (Konstantinos, Kostantinos, Kostas, Costas, Constantine, Costantine, Gus,CONSTANTINA (Thina, Kostantina, Dina, Costantina) and HELEN (Elena, Elene, Ellen, Eleni, Lena, Eleanor, Eleonora, Eleonor, Nora, Marilena) are celebrating their name days today the 21st of May.

Saint Helena or Saint Helen

Withdrawal Agreement approval the only way to secure an orderly Brexit, Cypriot Foreign Minister and Barnier say

Cyprus Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Christodoulides and the EU chief negotiator for Brexit Michel Barnier said the approval of the withdrawal agreement is the only way to secure the UK’s orderly exit from the EU, noting however that the …

Barnier reiterates that the EU is ready to respond to Turkish provocations in Cypriot EEZ 

Michel Barnier, the EU chief negotiator for Brexit, reiterated on Monday the European Union readiness to respond accordingly in case Turkey carries out illegal hydrocarbon drilling activities, noting that the EU stands clearly behind Cyprus.

Barnier, who is currently visiting …

Foreign Office repeats stated position on Cyprus’ EEZ to Theresa Villiers MP question 

The Foreign Office has repeated its position on the Exclusive Economic Zone of the Republic of Cyprus as stated last week, in an answer to written questions submitted by Theresa Villiers MP.

The pro-Cypriot north London Conservative MP asked the …

Turkish officials in Athens for confidence-building measures talks

a bid to revive confidence-building measures between Greece and Turkey, a delegation of Turkish military officials arrived in Athens on Monday for talks until Friday with their Greek counterparts in the presence of diplomats from both countries.

The main focus …

Two men convicted of falsely accusing two teenagers of robbery in Hackney

Two men have been convicted of falsely accusing two teenagers of robbery in Stamford Hill.

Thiago Alves, 38 (02.11.80) of Pretoria Road, N18 had pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing to perverting the course of justice.

Michael Scher, 32 (19.03.87) …

Cypriot President Anastasiades’ outburst showed his real face

The General Secretary of AKEL replies to the President’s statements
Anastasiades’ outburst showed his real face
AKEL doesn’t ask for permission neither to speak, nor to express its views freely
AKEL C.C. Press Office, 18 May 2019, Nicosia
Mr. Anastasiades’ …

Piccadilly line update

On Saturday 25, Sunday 26 and Bank Holiday Monday 27 May, there will be no service between Hammersmith and Heathrow / Uxbridge. There will also be no service on the District line between Turnham Green and Ealing Broadway. This is …

New Islington Mayor, Rakhia Ismail, is the UK’s first Somali-born woman Mayor

Councillor Rakhia Ismail has been chosen as Islington’s Mayor for 2019 – 20 at Islington’s Annual Council meeting (Thursday 16th May).

The Holloway ward councillor is the first Somali-born woman to hold the position of Mayor in the UK. Her …

Enfield Council leader presents Meridian Water vision to residents

More than 100 residents attended a drop-in session in Edmonton on Saturday to find out more about Meridian Water and learn more about the progress Enfield Council is making on the £6bn scheme.

Enfield Council Leader Nesil Caliskan, outlined her …