Archive for May, 2015

Cyprus’s top lawyer, deputy try to get each other fired

Relations between Cyprus’s attorney general and his deputy have hit a new low after they both asked the Supreme Court to get the other fired for “inappropriate behavior.”

In separate statements Wednesday, Attorney General Costas Clerides and his deputy Rikkos …

Peter Andre is selling his house

Peter Andre is selling his famous six-bedroom Surrey mansion ahead of his wedding to Emily MacDonagh.

The reality star has given an inside glimpse at his famous family home, as it goes on the market.

From a sparkling hot tub, …

Cypriot Deputy Spokesman: Tymbou airport not under discussion

The opening of the illegal airport in Cyprus’ Turkish occupied areas, near Tymbou, as a confidence building measure was not raised by Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci and there is not such intention by the Government, Deputy Government Spokesman Viktoras …

Turkey, Greece agree Aegean security measures, talk up Cyprus progress

Turkey and Greece have agreed new security measures in the contested Aegean Sea and are backing efforts to resolve a long-running dispute over Cyprus, the foreign ministers of the two countries said on Tuesday.

Ankara and Athens have a longstanding …

AKEL and TDP to establish working groups on the Cyprus problem

Greek Cypriot left wing party AKEL and Turkish Cypriot Communal Democracy party (TDP) have decided to set up working groups to exchange views on various important aspects of the Cyprus problem, starting next week.

The two parties met today at …

Direct flights from Cyprus to Brussels set to start

The government is looking into launching flights to and from Brussels, Transport Minister Marios Demetriades has said.

Speaking on Wednesday after a Cabinet meeting, the Minister expressed hope that the attempt will be successful and that there will be flights …

Akinci believes both leaders will achieve good results in the Cyprus talks

Akinci expresses the belief that the efforts of both leaders will be in the direction of having a “good result” in the Cyprus talks  
Turkish Cypriot daily Vatan newspaper (13.05.15) reports that Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci has expressed the

Turkish Cypriot couple face fourth charge in ‘flag’ debacle

Anger, disappointment and bewilderment was what Turkish Cypriots Koray Basdogrultmaci and Cinel Senem Husseyin, who are being prosecuted for flying the Republic of Cyprus flag, felt on Wednesday when they were told that they now face another charge, that of …

Appeal after 79-year-old woman robbed of savings

Detectives from Camden Borough are appealing for information after an elderly woman was robbed of £1000’s of savings on a street not far from Euston Station.

The incident occurred on  Monday, 12 January at 00:40hrs outside Walker House, Phoenix Road, …

Famous Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis wants to meet with Turkish Cypriot leader Akinci

Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika newspaper (13.05.15) ciding information writes that the famous Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis wants to come to Cyprus and hold a meeting with the new Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci. The paper writes that this was learned