Archive for February, 2014

Erdogan and Eroglu hold a phone conversation on the Cyprus talks

Under the title “Erdogan’s intense phone diplomacy”, Turkish daily Sabah (online, 26.02.14) reports that Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan had a series of intense telephone conversations with Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu, Libyan Prime Minister and the U.N. Secretary-General

Greek & Turkish Cypriots agreed to try and prevent the devastation on Pentadaktylos mountain

All citizens of Cyprus should safeguard and respect the natural environment of the island and immediate attention, regulation and action must be taken to halt the devastation that current quarrying activities have on the Pentadaktylos mountain range in the Turkish …

Alarm in Ukraine as Putin puts Russian troops on alert

President Vladimir Putin put Russian combat troops on high alert for war games near Ukraine on Wednesday, the Kremlin’s most powerful gesture yet after days of sabre rattling since its ally Viktor Yanukovich was toppled as president in Kiev.…

Inspiring Nikki Christou joins call for nominations for the 2014 WellChild Awards

National children’s charity, WellChild, has opened nominations for the 2014 WellChild Awards, supported by GSK. This prestigious annual event celebrates the inspirational qualities of the country’s seriously ill children and the dedication of the people who go that extra mile …

FC Dnipro fans to hold march over Ukraine deaths before tomorrow’s Europa League tie with Spurs

FC Dnipro fans will hold a peaceful march before their team’s Europa League game against Spurs to honour those killed during protests in Ukraine.

Supporters from Dnipropetrovsk will join members of London’s Ukrainian population on Thursday evening in a march …

Members of top Islington crime group arrested

One of Britain’s most notorious criminals was arrested at his £2million Clerkenwell townhouse as part of a top secret police operation this morning (February 26).

Sean “Tommy” Adams, 57, was escorted from his Mylne Street home along with a 56-year-old …

Appeal for missing 14 year old Enfield teenage boy

Police in Edmonton are appealing for the whereabouts of teenage boy who has not been seen since Saturday, 22 February.

Jahrel Martin, 14 (05.03.99) has not been seen since 1600 hrs on that day at his home address on Montagu …

The property of the Greek Cypriots, who were compensated, would belong to Turkey

Column “A letter from ‘Africa’”, in Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika (25.02.14), writes that it has been decided that there will be a new note attached behind the title deeds given by the Greek Cypriots, who had applied to the “immovable

Young Cypriot-based prospect rejects Manchester City

A 13-year old Cypriot-based footballer has rejected a move to English giants Manchester City, as well as turning down an offer in the summer from Dutch first division outfit Vitesse Arnhem.

Sergej Grubac, who was born in Belgrade but whose …

Barnet Pregnant mother in bid to freeze stem cells after daughter diagnosed with cancer

THE pregnant mother of a 12-year-old girl who was diagnosed with leukaemia last week is raising funds to help use her unborn child’s stem cells to help save his sister’s life.

Ashley Tilley, from Finchley, said she was “devastated” when …