Archive for October, 2014

Man jailed after Holloway collision which killed 78-year-old Cypriot grandma

Androula Michael, of Carnoustie Drive, off Caledonian Road, Islington, died in hospital after the incident on May 1 last year.

She had been out shopping in Sussex Way, Holloway, when a blue Mercedes C250 driven by Riad Ladjassa, 41, collided …

Ertug: The Turkish Cypriots will lose nothing if no solution is reached

Turkish Cypriot daily Star Kibris newspaper (29.10.14) reports that Osman Ertug, spokesman of the Turkish Cypriot leader Eroglu, has alleged that the Greek Cypriot side does not want a solution to the Cyprus problem and added that the Turkish Cypriot …

Three finalists named for the Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK

With only days to go to the big night, here are the 3 finalists but only one will get the cash prize of £50,000!

NORMA BAILLIE – www.prioriteyes.co.uk
A health and wellbeing social care company offering specialist sensory services.

ANNA …

Rio Ferdinand suspended and fined over Twitter comment

Queens Park Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand has been suspended for three matches and fined 25,000 pounds ($40,030) after he was found guilty of misconduct by the Football Association (FA) for an “abusive” comment he made on Twitter. The 35-year-old was …

Enfield Council welcomes Crossrail 2 extension to New Southgate

Enfield Council has welcomed the Transport for London decision to extend Crossrail 2 to New Southgate saying it will bring investment, business and visitors to the area.

The Council lobbied on behalf of the proposed extension earlier this year after …

Turkish Cypriot Leader Eroglu: “We own a state and live in safety because we have a guarantor like Turkey”

According to Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris Postasi (29.10.14) the Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu, in statements during the celebrations which took place yesterday in the occupied area of Cyprus for the 91st anniversary of the establishment of the Republic of …

Moscow and Nicosia discuss the possibility of President’s visit to Russia to take place the soonest possible

The upcoming visit of President Nicos Anastasiades to Moscow and the latest developments in the region of Eastern Mediterranean were discussed in a meeting of the President of the Republic and the Russian Ambassador in Nicosia Stanislav Osadchiy.

In statements …

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot parties’ visit to Famagusta monuments postponed

A scheduled for Friday visit to Famagusta monuments by delegations of Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot parties has been postponed “due to differing views of the political parties” the Embassy of Slovakia has announced.

“The Embassy of the Slovak Republic …

Capital 1 Cup Round Up

Manchester City suffered a shock League Cup defeat at the hands of a reinvigorated Newcastle United, who reached the quarter-finals with a superb 2-0 away win on Wednesday that left the holders nursing the wounds of a bruising past eight …

‘Drunk’ pilot arrested before flight

A pilot was removed from a plane and arrested on suspicion of being over the drink-drive limit just before he was due to fly.

The pilot was due to fly from Newquay Airport in Cornwall to London Gatwick on Wednesday …