Archive for October, 2014

Cyprus President calls on UN chief to intervene regarding Turkish provocations in EEZ

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has called on UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to intervene in an effort to convince the Turkish Government not to go ahead with an intended seismic survey or any other interference and …

Like Icarus, Cyprus flew too close to the sun, says Velculescu

Former IMFs mission chief for Cyprus Delia Velculescu has likened Cyprus to Icarus the mythologic figure, who flew too close to the sun, burnt his wings, fell in the sea and drowned, sources say.

According to the sources she was …

Villiers condemns Turkish probes in Cyprus’ EEZ

The UK`s Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Theresa Villiers has said Turkey`s intention to carry out investigations for natural gas in Cyprus` exclusive economic zone violates Cyprus` sovereign rights, which are recognised by international law.

The  Conservative Party politician …

Oscar Pistorius jailed for five years for Steenkamp killing

Reuters) – A South African judge on Tuesday sentenced Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius to five years in prison for the negligent killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day last year.At the culmination of one of …

Cyprus’ security authorities on guard monitoring movements of Barbaros

Cyprus` security authorities are on guard, monitoring and recording the movements of the Turkish Barbaros, a seismic Turkish frigate, which violated the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and are ready to face any eventuality, sources of the Ministry of Defence told …

Presence of Turkish vessel in Cyprus’ EEZ a “brutal violation of international law”, Greek FM says

The presence of the Turkish research vessel “Barbaros” in Cyprus` exclusive economic zone (EEZ) and continental shelf and its intended research activity there constitute a “brutal violation of the international law of the sea”, Greece`s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign …

Cyprus to take measures, following Turkey’s actions in EEZ

Cyprus government is expected to announce measures and actions, following Ankara`s provocations in the island`s EEZ.

These measures, as CNA has learned, are going to be political, diplomatic and legal and the aim is to have an outcome. At the …

Community Youth Football Results

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Sunday October 19th 2014

Watford Friendly League

U18

Olympiacos 0 AC Finchley 4

U16

Maccabi London 1 Olympiacos White 4…

UK Cypriot likely to be an important figure in the way computer technology develops in future

Two weeks ago, I had the pleasure of spending a few hours in the company of a man who, though not at the moment a household name, is likely to be one of the most important figures in the way …

KOPA League Round Up

First Division

Brotherhood 2 Anorthosis 2

What an unbelievable game this was but this had a grand finish just like QPR v Liverpool. The game started in fast mode attack after attack with Anorthosis taking the lead after ten minutes …