Archive for November, 2014

High tech fight against burglary starts

Thousands of homeowners will be able to use a high tech CSI type deterrent to repel burglars after Enfield Council forked out £18,000 for the state-of-the-art SmartWater property marking liquid.

Residents who want to get their hands on the invisible …

Cyprus leper colony to university campus

The old leper colony of Ayios Charalambos will become an external campus of the University of Cyprus, and will also incorporate a national park for the adjacent salt lake.
The decision of the Council of Ministers to develop the 46

Eide: If the sides insist on their current positions, the problem will get bigger

Turkish Cypriot daily Yeni Duzen newspaper (07.11.14) reports that Espen Barth Eide, UN Secretary-General’s Special Adviser on Cyprus, has said that the Cyprus negotiations must immediately start and that if the process is prolonged, a period of stagnancy may

Cyclist found dead in road after suspected hit and run in Surrey

A cyclist was found lying dead in the middle of a road after a suspected hit and run, police have said.

The 31-year-old man was found sprawled near an Esso petrol station on the A24 in Beare Green, Surrey, by

6th November 2014

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Law of the Sea: Cyprus v Turkey

By Alper Ali Riza QC

APART from naked self-interest, there is nothing to get too patriotic about oceanic sovereignty as no state has sovereignty over the high seas because the sea belongs to the world at large.  Extravagant claims of …

Eroglu: The Greek Cypriots’ demands are more than the Annan plan

Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris (07.11.14) reports that the Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu claimed that the demands of the Greek Cypriot leadership on the issue of territory at the negotiating table are rather extreme and cannot be accepted, adding: “There

Cyprus Football Round Up

AEK on Sunday beat Nea Salamina 2-0 at Larnaca’s GSZ Stadium.
The first goal was scored by Nestoras Mitidis10 minutes into the game and the second by Tomàs in the 74th minute.
 Ayia Napa v AEL ended in a 1-1

Appeal to trace man missing from Barnet hospital

Police in Barnet are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 22-year-old man who has gone missing from Edgware Community Hospital.

Nathan White was last seen at 1805hrs on Friday 7 November at the hospital.

He is described as …

North London nightmare as Arsenal and Spurs lose

Swansea City came storming back from a goal down to sink Arsenal 2-1 while Tottenham Hotspur’s misery continued with a 2-1 home defeat at the hands of Stoke City, making it a nightmare Sunday for north London.

Alexis Sanchez struck …