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Man jailed for forty years for killing woman from Cyprus and a second woman in her own home in north London

A convicted murderer has today, Thursday, 18 July, been sentenced to life to serve a minimum of forty years at the Old Bailey for killing a second woman in her own home in north London in 2017.
Kasim Lewis, 32, …

Appeal following shooting in Tottenham

Detectives from the Met’s Trident and Area Command are appealing for information after shots were fired at a group of men near a junior school in Tottenham.

Officers were called at approximately 18:23hrs on Tuesday, 18 June to reports of …

See video: Two teenagers jailed for total of 21 years after stabbing in Southend – Essex

Two teenagers have been jailed for a total of 21 years after a stabbing on a train in Southend, Essex.

CCTV showed two attackers chasing the victim through the streets and into Westcliff-on-Sea station on Monday 22 October last year.

Enfield Council: Expert panel set up to tackle poverty and inequality

Enfield launched an independent commission to identify the causes of poverty in the borough and find ways of tackling it and improving residents’ quality of life.

It will work with communities to better understand the factors driving poverty and inequality …

Turkey invests political capital to end Cypriot Loizidou case supervision

Ankara is investing political capital in an effort to end the supervision of the Titina Loizidou case, pending before the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, says Spyros Attas, the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Cyprus to

George Michael’s former home in California up for sale

Looking for a piece of pop culture history to add to your expanding real estate collection? Or, okay, looking for an amazing home to imagine is part of your (pretend) real estate collection? You won’t need to look any further—the …

Firms including MOL, Osaka, Gaslog, chosen in Cyprus FSRU LNG tender

Three joint ventures have been selected by Cyprus in the first stage of a tender to provide a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) to import liquefied natural gas (LNG).

The first joint venture is led by China Petroleum Pipeline …

Lionfish are invading Mediterranean waters and Cyprus is trying to eat its way out of the crisis

An EU-funded project has placed Cyprus on the frontline to deal with an invasion of marauding lionfish that have munched their way through the eastern Mediterranean in the past five years.

Key points:

  • Lionfish breed at an astonishing rate and

12 Israelis held in Cyprus on suspicion of raping British tourist

Twelve Israeli tourists, some or all of them reportedly minors, were under arrest Wednesday in Cyprus on suspicion of raping a British tourist in a hotel in the southeastern resort town of Ayia Napa.

The 19-year-old British woman filed a

Akinci disconnects the issue of natural gas with the solution of the Cyprus problem

Statements by Toumazos Tsielepis, member of the Political Bureau of AKEL and Head of AKEL’s Cyprus Problem Bureau

“Dialogos” web portal, 17 July 2019

The proposal put forth by Akinci disconnects the issue of natural gas with the solution of …