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A settlement must turn Cyprus into a normal state, government says

A Cyprus settlement ought to turn the country into a “normal state, without occupation troops, guarantees or intervention rights” said Klelia Vassiliou, the Deputy Government Spokeswoman.

Speaking Sunday during a religious memorial service in Mesogi, Paphos, Vassiliou also said that …

London mayor calls for second Brexit referendum

LONDON (Reuters) – London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for another referendum on Britain’s European Union membership, saying the prime minister’s handling of Brexit negotiations had become “mired in confusion and deadlock” and was leading the country down a damaging …

We’re desperate to get some help for young UK Cypriot, Valentino.

We’re desperate to get some help for  Valentino.

Valentino is a fun loving 15 year old boy who loves gymnastics, running, football, video games and hanging out with his friends. He was looking forward to taking up parkour (free running).…

Felix offers food for thought for Enfield

Hundreds of school children and their families are being given free, nutritious food that would have previously been thrown away, courtesy of charity The Felix Project.

Enfield Council’s Leader, Cllr Nesil Caliskan, was granted a tour of the charity’s distribution …

Islington launches pioneering policy to make workspaces affordable for all

Islington Council has unveiled a trailblazing new approach to ensuring local business talents have the vital space and support they need to grow – at prices they can afford.

The council has already secured approximately 4,000 sq metres of office …

The future of our country Cyprus

 

“The political duty we have before us today is to fight for the self-evident. Namely, for the reunification of the country and the future of our people. Unfortunately, day by day, the hope for reunification and the hope of …

Elderly couple survive Wood Green fire

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to a fire at a house conversion in High Road, Wood Green.

Part of the ground and first floor were damaged by fire. One elderly man and one elderly woman were …

Appeal following sexual assault in Camden

Detectives have released footage and images of a man they wish to trace in connection with a sexual assault in Camden.

On Sunday, 29 July the 33-year-old victim attended an event at Camden Market, Chalk Farm Road.

At approximately 19:00hrs …

Electric Quarter set for second phase in Enfield

Councillors agreed on Wednesday (12 September) to give the second phase of the Electric Quarter project the green light, leading to 106 more new homes being built, 31 of which would be affordable.

Enfield Council’s Cabinet members have recommended the …

Theatre Review

Incredible silence, extraordinary occasion

 

Growing up, in between listening to my mother talk about being part of the Communist party in Cyprus and shouting over the garden wall to our Jamaican neighbour, another matriarch, as they trashed colonialism and capitalism, …