Archive for September, 2013

New impetus to talks needed, Cyprus President and US Vice President agree

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and US Vice President John Biden have agreed that a new impetus to the Cyprus talks is needed.

The two men met Friday at the White House and according to a press statement issued in Washington …

Significant research of University of Cyprus in embryology

Significant research results in the field of embryology with potential applications in treating cancer, were published by a research team of the University of Cyprus in the scientific journal “Development”.

According to a press release by the University of Cyprus’ …

Greek police arrest leader, deputies of far-right Golden Dawn party

Greek police arrested the leader, two lawmakers and party members from the far-right Golden Dawn party on Saturday, and charged one member with being an accomplice to the killing of an anti-fascist rapper, a police official said.

Police said party …

Turkey urged to pay damages over Cyprus missing

Europe’s top human rights body is urging Turkey to immediately pay tens of thousands of euros in damages and costs to relatives of Greek Cypriots who disappeared during its 1974 invasion of Cyprus.

The executive branch of the 47-country Council …

Cyprus court orders arrest of former central banker

A court in Limassol on Friday ordered the arrest of former Central Bank of Cyprus Governor Athanasios Orphanides after he failed to attend a hearing for a lawsuit brought against him.

A Limassol man filed the lawsuit in December 2012 …

Julian Gray leaves New Salamis for the UK

Walsall: Julian Gray rejoins Saddlers on short-term contract

Walsall have re-signed Julian Gray on a short-term contract until January 2014.

The much-travelled 33-year-old former Birmingham City winger has returned to England following a spell in Cyprus with Nea Salamina Famagusta.…

UN SC members active as regards Cyprus issue, reveals Cyprus President

UN Security Council powers are not merely good listeners but are making an effort as regards the Cyprus issue, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades said on Thursday evening.

He was replying to a question during a press conference after his speech …

This Sunday’s KOPA Football League fixtures

FIXTURES – 29 September 2013

KOPA 1st Division

Komi Kebir v Aradippou – 9.30am, New River Sports Centre, White Hart Lane, N22 5QW

Olympia v Omonia – 10.00am, Aylands Open Space, Bullsmoor Lane, Enfield EN3 6TW

FC Tripimeni v Apoel …

KOPA Football League announcement

Manager required for KOPA League representative team

All applicants can apply by sending their CV to

Michael Yiakoumi

General Secretary

KOPA League

[email protected]

Closing date October the 22nd 2013…

Cyprus talks must be meaningful and result oriented, says President

Cyprus President expressed on Thursday his firm belief that if the negotiating process will have any realistic prospect of success, talks should be meaningful, result oriented and conducted in a comprehensive manner.

In an introductory statement at a press conference …