Archive for May, 2015

US Secretary of State John Kerry has broken his leg in a biking accident in the French Alps

The US Secretary of State John Kerry has broken his leg in a biking accident in the French Alps.

Mr Kerry, 71, was in a stable condition in hospital in nearby Geneva, Switzerland, a spokesman said.

He was expected to …

Police appeal for witnesses to road traffic collision where crowd lift bus to save cyclist

Police are appealing for any witnesses to a road traffic collision in Hoe Street, Walthamstow.

Police were called at 17:50hrs on Thursday, 28 May, to reports of a bus in collision with a cyclist on Hoe Street, E17.

A 55-year-old …

Winchmore Hill man man has been sentenced following a road rage incident in Edmonton

An Enfield man has been sentenced following a road rage incident in Haselbury.

He was sentenced to 12 weeks’ imprisonment suspended for 12 months. He was further ordered to attend an anger management course and to carry out 100 hours …

Pavlopoulos describes Greece’s red lines for Cyprus issue

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos stressed that a solution of the Cyprus problem must include the withdrawal of Turkish troops and illegal settlers as well as the guarantee of the European acquis communautaire.

The Greek President, who received …

Relatives of missing in Cyprus: Turkish army must open its archives

Relatives of the missing persons in Cyprus have called upon the Turkish army to give all information it holds regarding the fate of their beloved ones.

In statements to CNA, Executive Secretary of the Pancyprian Organisation of the Relatives of …

U.S Vice President Biden’s son Beau dies of brain cancer

Former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden , son of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (Photo above), died on Saturday after battling brain cancer, the vice president said. He was 46.

“The entire Biden family is saddened beyond words,” Vice President …

Russian travel blacklist

Russia has imposed an entry ban on 89 European politicians and military leaders, according to a list seen by Reuters, a move that has angered Europe and worsened its standoff with the West over Moscow’s role in the Ukraine conflict.…

More than 4,200 migrants rescued in Mediterranean as crisis grows

More than 4,200 migrants trying to reach Europe have been rescued from boats in the Mediterranean in last 24 hours, the Italian coastguard said on Saturday.

In some of the most intense Mediterranean migrant traffic of the year, a total …

Turkish Cypriot columnist replies to Erdogan on the issue of the guarantees in Cyprus

Under the title “Guarantorship”, columnist Mehmet Levent replies in Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika newspaper (29.05.15) to the statement made by Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan who had said that Turkey will not abandon its rights as a guarantor power in

Cyprus settlement is not in the agenda of the Greek Cypriot side

Ozersay claimed that the Cyprus settlement is not in the agenda of the Greek Cypriot side
Turkish Cypriot daily Kibrisli (29.05.15) reports that Kudret Ozersay, in an interview with the paper, claimed that the Cyprus settlement is not in the