Archive for October, 2014

Police investigating death of Potters Bar Cypriot

An unexplained death of a 41-year-old man has prompted a police investigation.
Milton Papadopoulos died at his home in Potters Bar, on Wednesday evening.

A cordon remains in place outside the address as officers investigate the 41-year-old’s death.

Police said …

Real fight back to take ‘Clasico’ spoils

Real Madrid trimmed Barcelona’s lead at the top of La Liga to one point when they recovered from conceding an early goal to secure a stirring 3-1 comeback win in the ‘Clasico’ on Saturday.

Neymar stunned a packed and hostile …

Birmingham suffer worst ever home loss to record-breaking Bournemouth

Birmingham City suffered a humiliating 8-0 defeat to record-breaking Bournemouth at St Andrew’s in The Championship on Saturday, the club’s biggest home loss in their 139-year history.

The second tier Midlands team, who were playing in the Premier League just …

Impressive West Ham see off champions Man City

West Ham United maintained their impressive start to the season when they beat champions Manchester City 2-1 at Upton Park on Saturday to consolidate their place in the top four of the Premier League.

Manager Sam Allardyce described it as …

U17’s : England beat Cyprus 4-1 in UEFÀ championship

Leicester City striker Ndukwu helped himself to a treble as the Young Lions dominated the proceedings in Paphos, but a late red card for captain Reece Oxford will have a put a blemish on the afternoon for head coach John …

UN SG confirms receipt of leaders’ letters

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has received the letters sent to him by President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu, a UN official has confirmed.

Replying to questions UN Deputy Spokesman Ferhan Haq also reiterated …

Bill Clinton to campaign for USA Cypriot Charlie Crist in Tampa

TAMPA — President Bill Clinton is coming to Tampa for an early vote rally in support of Democratic candidate for governor Charlie Crist this Sunday.

The rally will be held at 5 p.m. at Cyrus Greene Park in Tampa.

Doors …

Cyprus says Turkish warships not involved in light plane crash

NICOSIA, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) — Cyprus dismissed on Friday rumors that Turkish warships operating in the eastern Mediterranean may have been involved in the crash of a light plane that killed two people.

The twin-engine Diamond DA42 plane, flying from …

Alternatives sought to counterbalance potential tourism losses in Cyprus

There are no official projections at the Cyprus Tourism Organisation showing a decline in the Russian tourist flow for next year, CTO Director General Marios Hannides said on Friday.

He spoke however of “potential difficulties”, due to the impact of …

EU calls on Turkey to respect Cyprus’ sovereign rights

The European Council has called on Turkey to respect the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus in its waters, and has reminded Ankara that recognising all EU member states was a prerequisite for its EU accession course.

In its …