Archive for May, 2012

Eight year old Cypriot chess champ

AN EIGHT-year-old Cypriot schoolboy has won the world chess championship in the category of eight-year-old amateurs, according to a statement by the Famagusta chess club yesterday.  

Andreas Hadjinicolaou, the son of refugees from Karavas village in Kyrenia, is in the …

Eroglu: Cyprus negotiations cannot continue open-ended

Illegal Bayrak television (24.03.12) reports that the Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu, stated that the Cyprus negotiations process cannot continue open-ended.

Eroglu, who was speaking during a visit paid to him? said that “it is necessary to introduce deadlines in …

First meeting of Cypriot EU presidency on Friday

The first meeting in the framework of the Cypriot EU presidency, which begins in July, will take place Friday in Nicosia.

The Department of Industrial Relations of the Ministry of Labour and Social Insurance will host a meeting of the …

Cyprus can become a gas storage hub for the EU, says government

The energy sector in Cyprus, in relation to both domestic and global developments, is at a critical juncture, Under Secretary to the President Titos Christofides said in a speech on behalf of President Demetris Christofias at the Energy Gas Storage …

Peter Andre’s Bad Boyfriend Club

Peter Andre is back on ITV2 with his brand new show, Peter Andre’s Bad Boyfriend Club, which sees the popstar and his brand new team of makeover and style experts turning some of the nations most hopeless boyfriends into hopeless …

Under 19’s in Denmark

Cyprus got their UEFA European Under-19 Championship Elite Round campaign underway with a crunching 6-2 defeat at the hands of hosts Denmark on Wednesday night.


Apostolos Makrides’ side had surprised many to reach elite round of the competition after drawing …

UNSG and Turkey’s FM discuss Cyprus issue

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Foreign Minister of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu have discussed the prospects for the Cyprus Peace Process during their meeting on Wednesday, Ban Ki-moon`s Spokesperson has said.

He said that “during their meeting, they discussed with concern …

UEFA may review rule that hit Spurs Champions League bid

The Champions League rule which has denied Tottenham Hotspur a place in next season’s competition because Chelsea won Saturday’s final could be reviewed by UEFA’s executive committee, president Michel Platini said on Wednesday.

Chelsea automatically qualified for next season as …

EU urges Greece to stay in euro, but plans for possible exit

European Union leaders, advised by senior officials to prepare contingency plans in case Greecedecides to quit the single currency, urged the country to stay the course on austerity and complete the reforms demanded under its bailout programme.

After nearly …

24th May 2012

24th May 2012…