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The Tsindos family left Cyprus for Australia and created history there

When news of the sale of the site that houses one of the last remnants of what was once the ‘Greek Street’ in the Melbourne CBD broke out, people lamented. The auctioning of the famous Tsindos restaurant sounded like a …

Cyprus protests to UN over airspace and sea violations by Turkey

Cyprus has strongly protested at the UN over Turkey’s violations of the island’s national airspace, the infringements of international air traffic regulations and the illegal use of closed ports and airports.

In a letter to UNSG Antonio Guterres, the Chargé …

Tsipras mocks Erdogan’s Cypriot ‘weakness’

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has said Turkey’s drilling for gas Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) is a sign of “weakness”. 

He claimed there would be “grave consequences” for Turkey’s relations with the European Union and for regional stability if …

US Senate forces Cyprus to block Russian ships in eastern Mediterranean

The Russian Navy will no longer be allowed to dock and refuel in Cyprus after a last-minute U.S. Senate bill was passed on Tuesday.

Led by warhawk senators Marco Rubio (R) and Bob Melendez (D), the Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee …

France voices support for Cyprus in gas standoff with Turkey

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A senior French senator says his country is sensitive to Cyprus’ “difficulties” with neighboring Turkey and backs the east Mediterranean island nation’s bid to get Ankara to stop unlawful gas drilling off its shores.

Senate Foreign …

Young artist Alexis Pangalos buzzing after winning Enfield Museum competition

A young artist had plenty of reasons to be cheerful after winning the Museum of Enfield’s exhibition competition.

Alexis Pangalos, five,  from Enfield won a bumper pack of art material including paints, pencils and colouring books from ArtStop an organisation

Man reported following alleged hate crime on board a train travelling between Camden and East Finchley on Northern line

A man in his forties has been interviewed under caution in relation to an alleged hate crime on board a train travelling between Camden and East Finchley. The report was made on 22 June.

The man has since been reported …

Advice to the public during the hot weather

Police are encouraging members of the public to take care and plan ahead during the hot weather over the next few days.

With highs of more than 30 degrees predicted for Saturday (29 June), it is important that everyone takes …

A man who murdered a teenager and concealed his body in his Enfield home loft for eight months has been jailed.

Gary Hopkins – 37 (09.10.81) of Hartmoor Mews, Enfield was sentenced to life imprisonment to serve a minimum term of 22 years at the Old Bailey on Thursday, 27 June. He was also sentenced to four years’ imprisonment for each …

Cyprus reserves large part of EEZ for naval exercises in response to similat Navtex from Turkey

Cyprus has issued a navigational telex reserving a large area of Block 3 and a part of Block 2 in its exclusive economic zone for naval exercises, the country’s Phileleftheros newspaper reported on Friday.

The southeastern end of the area …