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Cypriot Lawyer: Client to pursue EU money in human rights case

A Cypriot lawyer said Thursday he’s going to the European Union’s Court of Justice to get the bloc’s executive arm to use money earmarked as assistance to Turkey to compensate a client who won a human rights case against the …

Cyprus to abolish shipping registration fees: official

Cyprus is to abolish ship initial registration fees in a bid to boost the Cypriot registry’s competitiveness and attract more ship registrations, Deputy Minister for Shipping Natasa Pilides said on Friday.

“We believe that abolishing initial registration fees will boost …

Arrest warrant’ issued for Greek-Cypriot teen over removal of Turkish flag

Authorities in the Turkish-occupied north of Cyprus have issued an arrest warrant for a 16-year-old Greek-Cypriot boy for allegedly taking down a Turkish flag from a schoolyard in the occupied town of Lysi.

The incident took place on September 8, …

Theatre Reviews

It’s going to be fine…

 

Even today there are many people who either try to shrug off mental ill health or tell others to “pull themselves together”. Thankfully a couple of regal and sporting interventions have made it more acceptable …

Film Reviews

FOR SAMA

This courageous documentary was filmed over five years throughout the uprising and siege of Aleppo. Waad ad Katwab’s only weapon against the unseen enemy is her camera and she photographs and records almost everything for a precious diary …

Trailer released for film “74” portraying Cyprus invasion

Paul Lambis, an award-winning Greek Cypriot screenwriter, author and director, is creating a full-length feature film about the Turkish invasion of Cyprus called “74.”

Its first, unofficial teaser trailer has now been released, preparing its audience for the wrenching moments …

UK Cypriot Christina Loizou crowned Miss Brighton 2019

UK Cypriot Christina Loizou, from Shoreham, was crowned Miss Brighton 2019 during a live glittering final which took place on Sunday 8th September at the Mercure Hotel, Brighton.

Christina beat 11 other women for the title at what was her …

Celebrating 45 years Parikiaki presents the legend Dimitris Kontolazos live with his band

The big night Celebrating 45 years Parikiaki presents the legend Dimitris Kontolazos live with his band dinner and dance Sunday 3rd November 2019 at the Regency Banqueting Suite, Bruce Grove, London N17 6UL.

For further information please contact 0208 341 …

Chris Marco K returns with another one man show!

UK Cypriot comedian Chris Marco K is back with another one man show! Titled “Being Greek”, it will take place on Saturday 2nd November at the Dugdale Theatre in Enfield Town.

Chris Marco K is fast proving to be an …

EasyGroup claims victory as Air China agrees to ditch ‘Easy Way’ branding

EasyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou has claimed victory in a legal battle with China’s national airline over the use of the word “easy” in its advertising.

Air China launched a Beijing-Frankfurt service in May 2017, described as the “Easy Way” …