Archive for June, 2013

PAOK in Champions League play offs

PAOK snatched the ticket for the Champions League qualifiers in the very last round of the Super League playoffs thanks to its 2-1 win at PAS Giannina and the goalless draw between Atromitos and Asteras Tripolis on Sunday.

In what …

USA beat Germany

Clint Dempsey scored twice as the United States held on to beat a below-strength Germany 4-3 in a friendly on Sunday, giving American coach Juergen Klinsmann victory over his former homeland.

Dempsey’s second half double provided the Americans with a …

Brazil draw with England

Five-times world champions Brazil extended their unimpressive run of results on Sunday when they scrambled a 2-2 draw with England in a friendly at the rebuilt and newly re-opened Maracana.

The 2014 World Cup hosts produced probably their best 45 …

“Justice for Cyprus” (PSEKA) congress in Washington

The 29th Congress of the International Coordinating Committee “Justice for Cyprus” (PSEKA) begins on Tuesday in Washington, in the light of the crucial period Cyprus is going through.

During the three-day works of the Congress, about 100 delegates from the …

The Duke meets the Godfather

Musician Pavlos Doukanaris with his friend Chaz Kkoshi are the production team DOUKSHI. Chaz was also part of the company who brought Al Pacino to the Palladium had Pavlos Doukanaris (The Duke) as a special guest.

got the chance to …

Cyprus third in Small States of Europe games

Cyprus clinched third place in the list of medals of the 15th Games of Small States of Europe, which wrapped up in Luxemburg on Saturday.

Cyprus entered the Games` last day hoping to garner enough medals to beat Iceland in …

The Pride and Joy of the KOPA League

  1. The Cypriot Football League in UK held their Annual presentation dinner and dance on Saturday night at the Cypriot Community Centre in Wood Green.

The Presentation was introduced by George Michaelides Parikiaki Newspaper Journalist who spoke about the League generally …

Premier League apologises for Mourinho gaffe

The Premier League apologised to Chelsea on Sunday after inadvertently publishing a pre-prepared story announcing Jose Mourinho’s return to the club.

The story, later removed, appeared on the official Premier League website (www.premierleague.com) with Monday’s date and the headline: “Portuguese …

Turkey anti government protest

Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan accused Turkey‘s main secular opposition party on Sunday of stirring a wave of anti-government protests, as tens of thousands regrouped in Istanbul and Ankara after a lull and trouble flared again in the capital.

Police …

Cyprus Noble Laureate secures 2.2 million for research

Nobel prize Laureate and University of Cyprus European Union Studies professor, Christophoros Pissarides, has secured a €2.2 million grant for a research project concerning employment in Europe, from the European Research Council` Advanced Grant.

According to a UCY press release …