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Masterclasses in Greek cuisine provided the elixir of life for visitors to first National Geographic Traveller Food Festival

The  first National  Geographic Traveller Food Festival at Islington’s Business Design Centre on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st July attracted 6,000 visitors in total over the two weekend days. The Greek National Tourism Organisation stand, Stand B11 was dedicated to …

Alambritis signs letter to Boris Johnson calling for more funding for councils

Merton’s Cypriot council leader has joined with other Labour Leaders from across England and Wales to call on Boris Johnson, the new Prime Minister, to end cuts to local government.

Tory cuts mean councils have lost 60p out of every …

British Airways loses bid to halt pilots strike

British Airways customers are still facing the prospect of disruption to summer holidays after the airline failed in a legal bid to block strikes by pilots.

Speaking after the Court of Appeal dismissed BA’s challenge to the legality of the …

Cyprus to carry out excavations for Greek Cypriot missing persons in Tylliria

The Council of Ministers decided to launch in the coming September an excavation programme for Greek Cypriot missing persons killed during the intercommunal fighting at Tyllyria in the north western part of Cyprus.

In a written statement, Presidential Commissioner Photis …

Australian Cypriot Cancer Researcher Honoured in Australia

Greek Cypriot researcher Dr. Maria Kavallaris recently won the prestigious Good Design Award for 2019 for the 3D printer she designed which prints replicas of different types of cancerous tumors and the cells that surround them.

Professor Kavallaris, the Head …

NIPD Genetics Wins $1.5M From Cypriot Foundation to Develop Liquid Biopsy, PGT Assays

NEW YORK – NIPD Genetics of Cyprus has won $1.5 million in funding from the Research & Innovation Foundation, Cyprus to develop a cancer liquid biopsy test and a preimplantation genetic test (PGT).

Specifically, the company plans to develop a …

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Turkey renews Cyprus threats

In a further escalation of tensions with Cyprus, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has ruled out any possibility that Ankara will give up its guarantor status on the island and said that it will continue its illegal drilling activities there.…

Heathrow flights cancelled as support staff strike looms

Heathrow Airport is to cancel 177 flights on Monday and Tuesday after a union vote rejected a pay offer.

Around 4,000 Unite members including engineers, firefighters and security staff voted on the airport’s revised deal, with 88% opting to strike.…

Barnet Council celebrates 100 years of affordable homes for residents

Barnet Council is celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the legislation that allowed some of the nation’s first council houses to be built in the borough.

 

Edgware’s Stonegrove and Spur Road estate after it was first built, decades ago, and …