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Fire devastates Notre-Dame Cathedral, centuries-old Parisian landmark

Notre-Dame Cathedral went up in flames on Monday in a roaring blaze that devastated the Parisian landmark, a searing loss for the city and for France.

Flames that began in the early evening burst rapidly through the roof of the …

Man jailed for brandishing an imitation firearm at terrified members of the public in Enfield

Jason Higlett, 47 (24.10.71) was convicted at Highbury Corner Magistrates Court on Thursday, 21 March after pleading guilty to possession of an imitation firearm and possession of a lock knife.

He appeared at Wood Green Crown Court on Monday, 15 …

Cyprus Is Said to Consider Early Repayment of Russian Loan

Cyprus is weighing an early repayment for part of a 2.5 billion-euro ($2.8 billion) Russian loan that dates back to the low point of the financial crisis, two government officials said, after yields on the country’s 10-year debt hit a …

Greece, Cyprus, Egypt begin military training in Mediterranean

The Egyptian armed forces announced on Monday the launch of the Egyptian-Greek-Cypriot joint Medusa 8 military training that will feature the participation of members of the Egyptian, Cypriot, and Greek naval, air, and special forces and will continue for several …

Appeal for missing man from Barnet

Police are appealing for help to find a man who is missing from Barnet

Mark Stolarz, 49, was last seen on Thursday, 11 March outside his home in Edgware.

Mark suffers from a medical condition and his health has deteriorated

Cypriot finance minister warns of economic risks

NICOSIA, April 8 (Xinhua) — Cyprus’ economy would be in danger of a second collapse, should the government comply with a court decision declaring unconstitutional fiscal consolidation measures taken to deal with the 2013 crisis, Finance Minister Harris Georgiades said …

Film Reviews

WILD ROSE

Rising star Jessie Buckley delivers a phenomenal performance as the eponymous heroine in Tom Harper’s feel good movie which was one of the highlights at last October’s London Film Festival.

Buckley was a runner up in the television …

Cyprus embarks on drive to bring back local varieties of wine

NICOSIA, April 13 (Xinhua) — Cyprus has been implementing with success a plan to bring back local varieties of grapes and wines which were in danger of becoming extinct in favor of imported varieties, Agriculture Minister Costas Kadis said on …

Emirates offering Cypriot travellers special Asia & Africa fares

Emirates is offering Cypriot travellers a unique opportunity to discover several exotic destinations across Asia and Africa by taking advantage of its newly released fa

now it is even easier for travellers to plan their next trip since Emirates’ special …

Tsipras in Jordan for 3-way summit with Cyprus

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrived at the royal palace in Amman, where he was welcomed by King Abdullah, Jordan, shortly before noon.

Tsipras is attending the Second Cyprus-Greece-Jordan summit. Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades will also attend.

The three countries’ foreign …