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London Cypriot community mourn the loss of the well known artist, journalist and past publisher Renos Lavithis.

Renos Lavithis sadly passes away

With great sorrow and a deep sense of loss we learnt of the passing away on the evening of Sunday 17th February, of the well known artist, journalist and past publisher Renos Lavithis.
Renos was …

The unmatched Parthenon marbles have a home waiting for them

I was asked to be the Chair of the British Committee for the Reunification of the Parthenon Marbles (BCRPM) because of my long-standing sympathy with the magnificent fury of Melina Mercouri, who came whirling into Britain many years ago like …

Man sought after racist outburst and assault – London

Do you recognise this man?

Officers would like to identify him following a racist outburst and assault on board the Piccadilly London Underground line.

On 18 February at approximately 11.50am, a man boarded a westbound tube train at Green Park.…

Tragic Cypriot government failure to ensure free access to health care

On Eurostat figures regarding the cost of health care in Cyprus
Tragic government failure to ensure free access to health care

Figures from a Eurostat survey conducted on the cost of health care in Cyprus have given another grim first …

Wood Green murder investigation continues

Detectives continue to appeal for information and witnesses following the murder of a 19-year-old man in Wood Green on Friday evening.

Officers are also investigating a linked attempted murder after a 20-year-old man was shot and stabbed. His injuries are …

Anastasiades says he proceeds to informal meeting with Akinci with structured and concrete proposals for Cyprus talks

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades, said this morning that he was going to his informal meeting with the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mustafa Akinci, with determination and with structured and concrete proposals.

Replying to journalists` questions upon his departure from the Presidential …

UK Cypriot claims he is suffering discrimination in jail for beliefs

A rapist devil worshipper is moaning that he is being discriminated against in jail for his “religious” beliefs.

Pedro Evangelou, 44, says he is being harassed by fellow prisoners about his beliefs and satanic tattoos.

He was caged for nine …

Burn out

It is often mentioned in conversation about going into burn out. This can happen when one has been overworking or overdoing things, without much rest physically and not only physical but with mental overload as well. The body can only …

Film Reviews

CAPERNAUM

Nadine Labaki’s multi award winner and Oscar nominated feature for Best Foreign Language Film is a must see. A change of direction for the elegant actor and director Nadine Labaki well known for such delights as CARAMEL and WHERE …

Joan Ryan: Eighth Labour MP resigns from party

Another British member of parliament has quit the opposition Labour Party, in the wake of seven lawmakers splitting to form the Independent Group in Parliament earlier this week. Those lawmakers cited disagreements over Brexit with Labour’s left-wing leader Jeremy Corbyn, …