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Harry and Meghan to drop titles and retire as working royals

LONDON (Reuters) – Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will no longer be working members of Britain’s monarchy and they will pay their own way in life as they embark on an independent future, Buckingham Palace said on Saturday.

They …

Theo Paphitis’ Ryman & Robert Dyas grow but rent cuts sought for Boux Avenue

Theo Paphitis Retail Group has recorded full-year growth for its Ryman and Robert Dyas chains, but tough trading for Boux Avenue has prompted it to seek rent cuts with landlords.

For the financial year to March 30 2019, Ryman’s sales …

The EastMed Gas Forum and US presence

Statement by AKEL C.C. Spokesperson Stefanos Stefanou on the EastMed Gas Forum and US presence
Energy planning and initiatives must serve the primary strategic goal – our homeland’s liberation from the Turkish occupation and the reunification of our island and …

Labour launch petition to scrap Barnet Tory garden tax

  • 82% of residents responding (5,159) oppose the £70 annual garden waste collection charge
Barnet’s Labour councillors have launched a petition calling on the Council to scrap the proposed £70 annual garden waste collection charge.
 
5,159 residents (82% of respondents) opposed

Dangerous illusions mustn’t be cultivated that Cyprus will become all-powerful and speak from a position of strength

Statement by AKEL C.C. Spokesperson Stefanos Stefanou
Dangerous illusions mustn’t be cultivated that Cyprus will become all-powerful and speak from a position of strength
AKEL C.C. Press Office, 16th January 2020, Nicosia

On the occasion of the EastMed Gas Forum …

Cyprus golden passports scheme and ‘Le Monde’ press reports

Statement by AKEL C.C. Spokesperson Stefanos Stefanou on golden passports scheme and ‘Le Monde’ press reports
The unprecedented increase in corruption is an “achievement” of the Anastasiades-DISY government

­AKEL C.C. Press Office, 17th January 2020, Nicosia
President Anastasiades may think …

January blues

As a positive and jolly old soul most of the time – singing and dancing around the home – when suddenly you find yourself in a little more of a flat state, it makes you wonder what’s wrong. It is …

Greek Oscar-nominated documentary ‘When Tomatoes Met Wagner’ to be screened in London

The award winning Greek documentary When Tomatoes Met Wagner travels to London for two special screenings at the Bertha Doc House on January 28 and 30th, the UK’s first cinema dedicated solely to documentary films and events.

The first screening …

NEPOMAK Executive Committee meeting in London and Paris

The NEPOMAK Global Executive Committee (EC) travelled to London and Paris for its biennial meeting in one of NEPOMAK’s regional branches. NEPOMAK representatives travelled from the USA, Australia, Greece, Canada, South Africa and the Netherlands to join representatives from the …

Five out of six Labour leadership candidates make it through to the next round of voting

Five candidates for the Labour leadership have progressed to the second round on Monday as hopeful Clive Lewis dropped out 45 minutes before the deadline.

All five candidates for the deputy leadership made it through to the second round of …