Archive for June, 2014

Rodriguez steals limelight as Colombia reach last eight

A sensational display from James Rodriguez fired Colombia into the World Cup quarter-final for the first time on Saturday with the attacking midfielder scoring twice in a 2-0 victory over Uruguay including a contender for goal of the tournament.

Rodriguez …

Ambassadors must respect country of accreditation, Cyprus Government says

Ambassadors, accredited to a country, have to respect this country, Government Spokesman Nikos Christodoulides told CNA, Saturday, adding that they also have to respect UN resolution regarding their host nation.
The Spokesman`s comments came in response to the presence of

Greece and Turkey to decide on dates of Cyprus negotiators’ visits to Ankara and Athens

Greece and Turkey will determine when the visits of the Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis and Turkish Cypriot negotiator Kudret Ozersay to Ankara and Athens, respectively, are going to take place, diplomatic sources have told CNA.
According to the same

Government condemns dog abuse, pledges to stamp out animal cruelty

The government has condemned in very strong terms the inhuman abuse of a stray dog, by hotel employees, saying this is a disgrace to society and pointing out that innocent animals must be protected and not ill treated.
The government

BT apologises for broadband outage

BT has apologised after “many” users in the UK experienced problems recently connecting to the internet, but says the issue has now been resolved.

Users complained they were unable to connect to some websites – including social media, banking and …

Boxers have been demonstrating their skills at the Festival today

Young stars from the Edmonton Eagles Amateur Boxing Club, where the Evangelou Brothers  currently train, have  been demonstrating their skills at the Cyprus Wine Festival today Saturday 28th June . There will be opportunities for any aspiring boxer who wants …

Ozersay criticizes the EU for calling on Turkey to recognize the Republic of Cyprus

Turkish Cypriot daily Volkan newspaper (27.06.14) reports that the Turkish Cypriot negotiator Kudret Ozersay has criticized the European Union (EU) for calling on Turkey to recognize the Republic of Cyprus. According to Volkan, Ozersay commented in his Facebook account on

Giorgos Samaras and Jay Beatty

An eleven-year-old Irish boy invited by the Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) to attend Greece’s World Cup game with Costa Rica on Sunday was unable to accept the invite as his family had already organized a vacation at the same time.…

Man arrested following disturbance in Haringey

Police investigating the stabbing of a man following a disturbance in Markfield Recreation Ground, N15 on Saturday, 21 June have arrested a man.

On Saturday, 21 June, officers were patrolling Markfield Recreation Ground, N15.

At approximately 20:00hrs a 22-year-old Polish …

Cyprus President Anastasiades satisfied with European Council outcome

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has expressed satisfaction with the outcome of the European Council meeting, which took place in Belgium.

Speaking at a press conference Friday after the conclusion of the European Council, the President referred …