Archive for June, 2014

Man ‘dead for weeks’ in London flat, say police

A man whose remains were found in a flat in east London may have been “dead for weeks”, the Metropolitan Police said.

The body of Lee Buckley, 43, was found by police at his home in Ashanti Mews, Hackney, on …

Dutch, Costa Rica through after nerve-wracking drama

The World Cup served up more nerve-shredding drama with Netherlands scoring two late goals to beat shattered Mexico 2-1 and 10-man Costa Rica bouncing back from conceding a stoppage time equaliser to oust Greece on penalties on Sunday.

Dutch forward …

PSEKA conference delegates to meet US Vice President and Secretary of State

Cypriots living in the US are planning to have meetings with US Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry, in the framework of The International Coordinating Committee “Justice for Cyprus” (PSEKA) conference, to take place in Washington

31st Cyprus Wine Festival opens in London

The 31st Wine Festival has opened its gates in London along with a trade fair, organised every year by “Parikiaki” newspaper.
This two-day celebration “highlights Cyprus’ comparative advantages, culture and beauties and attracts foreign tourists to visit it” said Nicos

UN SG’s report on UNFICYP before the Security Council next week

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon`s report on the UN peace keeping force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) is expected to be handed over to the UN Security Council members on Monday or Tuesday.
According to well informed sources, the report will be

England fan has piece of ear ‘bitten off’ at World Cup

An England football supporter had a piece of his ear bitten off by another England fan at the World Cup in Brazil.

The assault happened during England’s match against Uruguay in Sao Paulo on 19 June, British police deployed to …

French club Clermont bring in another woman as coach

Ligue 2 club Clermont Foot have appointed another female as coach following Helena Costa’s decision to resign earlier this week.

Corinne Diacre, 39, former captain of the France women’s team, has signed a two-year deal to take over.

“Corinne Diacre …

Shakespeare’s Globe in Cyprus with ‘Hamlet’

Shakespeare`s Globe is coming to Cyprus for only one performance, “Hamlet”, on July 5, at one of Cyprus` most spectacular ancient amphitheatres, Kourion.

The Hamlet “Globe to Globe” tour opened at Shakespeare’s Globe on 23 April 2014, the 450th anniversary

Call for UK Cypriots to turn out in force for Trafalgar rally

The President of the National Federation of Cypriots in the United Kingdom, Peter Droussiotis, has called on British Cypriots and everyone who supports justice and human rights, to voice a collective call for a free, united Cyprus at a rally

Fanatics fire Greek Aussie Kyrgios through to last 16

Rapper Drake left him feeling “really flat” on Saturday but luckily the ‘Fanatics’ were in the house to provide plenty of “energy and spark” to carry Nick Kyrgios into the fourth round of Wimbledon.

The Australian tyro certainly needed a …