Archive for September, 2013

Police search for Golden Dawn ‘guns cache’ after ex-members speak out

Police are searching for guns that Golden Dawn may have hidden in safe houses or other spots after a prosecutor’s report said the neoNazi party may have a secret arsenal.

On Monday, the anti-terrorism squad was searching the Ioannina home …

Greece football Round Up

Olympiakos warmed up for its crucial Champions League game on Wednesday at Anderlecht with a comfortable 2-0 win at Panionios, to stretch its lead back to three points as PAOK could not beat OFI away. However, the toast of Athens …

Marcos in action in Tokyo

Marcos Baghdatis has been drawn to take on top-seeded Argentinean Juan Martin Del Potro in the first round of the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo.

The 28-year-old Cypriot, currently ranked 49th and holding a 14-19 season record, will …

Cyta head from police custody to hospital

The head of the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority (Cyta) Stathis Kittis was rushed to hospital on Monday after complaining of feeling unwell.
Kitts who is currently in police custody in connection with the Dromolaxia property fraud investigation was admitted to Nicosia …

DOXA upset Anorthosis

Doxa Katokopia turned giant slayer yesterday, ending Anorthosis’ unbeaten run with a decisive 2-1 victory, while Ael Limassol escaped from the GSP with one point after holding Omonia to a goalless draw.
In other games AEK clinched its second victory …

Turkish Cypriots want to restart talks

Turkish Cypriot community leader Dervis Eroglu said on Saturday that the Turkish Cypriots wanted to start negotiations in October 2013 and he stated that the problem could have been resolved by March 2014 if the Greek side had come to …

Peter Andre is considering putting his career on hold.

The ‘Mysterious Girl’ singer is deliberating being a stay-at-home dad after his girlfriend Emily MacDonagh gives birth to their first baby together early next year, so she can continue to become a doctor.

A source told Closer magazine: ”Pete’s made …

Galatasaray appoint Mancini on three-year deal

Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has signed a three-year deal with Galatasaray to replace Fatih Terim who was sacked as coach last week, the Turkish champions said on Monday.

The Italian was appointed two days before his new club …

We will not accept solution based on the Anan plan

Acting President of the Republic and House President Yiannakis Omirou has sent the message that the economic crisis will not make the people submit to a new solution plan on the parameters of the Anan plan, rejected in 2004 by …

Thames vessel tourists jump into river to escape fire

Thirty people were rescued when an amphibious tourist vessel on the River Thames caught fire close to the Houses of Parliament.

Many people jumped into the river from the London Duck Tours craft.

All the passengers and crew were rescued …