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Grease prequel Summer Loving in the works

We’ve got chills, the Grease movies are multiplying. Yes, Grease fans will soon get to see another chapter of Danny and Sandy’s love story as a prequel entitled Summer Loving is in development at Paramount for the big screen.

The …

Theatre Review

Cry of the dead

The title of Iain Bell’s brave new opera, Jack the Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel (London Coliseum) is something of a misnomer as the infamous serial killer is nowhere to be seen though his murderous shadow …

The Temple of Aphaia

The Temple of Aphaia is located within a sanctuary complex dedicated to the goddess Aphaia on the Greek island of Aegina, which lies in the Saronic Gulf off the coast of Athens.

Formerly known as the Temple of Jupiter Panhellenius …

12th Cyprus Wine Competition gives us a taste of what’s to come

What makes Cypriot wine so special? The resilience of the vines which have shown their strength and resistance, staying strong through historical and political upheavals of the past and which are now producing an outstanding and internationally accredited array of …

Cypriot police are using a remote-controlled camera to search a flooded mineshaft where the bodies of two murdered women were found this month.

Cypriot authorities say they are using a remote-controlled camera to search a flooded mineshaft where the bodies of two murdered women were found this month.

Police are seeking the missing 6-year-old daughter of one of the victims, a 38-year-old Filipino …

Body found on Nicosia building roof top

A body has been discovered on the roof of an apartment block in central Nicosia, philenews reports.

It said that police have rushed to the scene on Pindarou street and are investigating.

According to reports the body belongs to a …

Barnet Bed-in-shed landlord fined

Barnet Council’s Planning Enforcement team prosecuted S&R Investments, after it ignored repeated warnings not to use the building behind a semi-detached home in Kings Close, Hendon, as a residential dwelling.

The company was fined £10,000 and ordered to pay costs …

Australian Cypriot appointed County Judge in Melbourne

One of Melbourne’s most acclaimed barristers and dedicated defender of human rights, Cypriot Australian George Georgiou SC has been appointed as judge of the Country Court of Victoria, the state government announced last week.

Mr Georgiou, along with newly-appointed judge …

Tottenham Court Road update

Tottenham Court Road was successfully switched to a two-way road on Saturday 20 April.

 

The new southbound lane is for buses and cyclists only, while all traffic can continue to travel northbound. This arrangement will be in place 24 …

Talks under way for flights between Alexandria and Cyprus at cost of €60 

Alexandria Governor Abdel Aziz Konsowa has told House of Representatives President Demetris Syllouris that the city is in talks with low cost airlines aiming to connect Cyprus with Alexandria with a flight that would cost €60.

Konsowa, who was speaking …