Archive for October, 2011

Daily aspirin ‘blocks bowel cancer’

A daily dose of aspirin should be given to people at high risk of bowel cancer, say scientists.

Two pills a day for two years reduced the incidence of bowel cancer by 63% in a group of 861 at-risk patients, …

President Christofias New York meeting

President urges UN to defend their resolutions and principles

President of the Republic of Cyprus Demetris Christofias has urged the Turkish Cypriot side to chance its stance and thus pave the way for the solution of the Cyprus problem.

In …

Girls equal in British throne succession

Sons and daughters of any future UK monarch will have equal right to the throne, after Commonwealth leaders agreed to change succession laws.

The leaders of the 16 Commonwealth countries where the Queen is head of state unanimously approved the …

S&P – LOWERS CYPRUS CREDIT RATING

Standard & Poor’s Rating Services lowered on Thursday its long-term sovereign credit rating on the Republic of Cyprus to ‘BBB’ from ‘BBB+’, prompting the Finance Ministry of Cyprus to call on political parties to vote the 2012 budget.

The Ministry …

Protesters force Greece parade to be cancelled

The annual military parade in Thessaloniki to mark Greece’s entry into the Second World War in 1940 has been cancelled after hundreds of anti-austerity protesters blocked the route.

Police failed to disperse the large crowd so the parade, which was …

Support our U16 team tonight

U16 KOPA Representative Team first game

The KOPA representative U16 team plays their first game tonight Friday  October 28th    ASE Academy the game will be taking place at Haringey Borough Stadium, White Hart Lane, London N17 7JP at 7.45 …

Cyprus celebrates Ochi day

Cyprus celebrates Ochi day today, the anniversary of Greece joining World War II when it refused to capitulate to Mussolini on October 28, 1940.
Parades and celebrations will be held throughout Cyprus, with the main one being along the road …

Peter Andre to light up Warrington

POP singer Peter Andre will head to Warrington to switch on this year’s Golden Square Christmas lights.

The TV star will perform some of his hit singles at the ticket-only event and meet fans.

This year’s celebrity switch-on will take

KOPA U18’s Representative Team win their first game

The under 18 Representative team got off to a good start with a 1-0 win over Alexandra Park at Haringey Borough stadium. It was the Under 18 Representative team first game , this team is the initiative of KOPA (Cypriot …

Cyprus – Missing Persons

Acting President of the House of Representatives Nicos Anastasiades expressed the appreciation, support and solidarity of the House towards the Pancyprian Organisation of Undeclared Prisoners and Missing Persons “for its work and struggle,“ adding that it will continue to stand …