Archive for March, 2016

Two men arrested in connection with Finchley murder

Detectives investigating the murder of 22-year-old, Ali Nasrollahi have now arrested two men in connection with his death.

[A] A 21-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday, 30 March on suspicion of murder. He was taken into custody at a north

Cypriot Ex-Wife Says Egyptian Hijacker ‘Abusive, Dangerous

 NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The Cypriot ex-wife of an Egyptian man who authorities say hijacked a domestic EgyptAir flight and threatened to blow it up with a fake suicide belt said her former husband is an “extremely dangerous man” who

Drive by shooting in Finsbury Park

Shortly before 22:00hrs on Wednesday, 30 March police were called to a report of shots fired at a car in Seven Sisters Road N4 by one of two men on a moped/motorbike, Officers attended and found no suspect, victim or …

Actor, Comedian Ronnie Corbett, best known for The Two Ronnies, dies aged 85

Entertainer Ronnie Corbett, best known for BBC comedy sketch show The Two Ronnies, has died aged 85.

His publicist said: “Ronnie Corbett CBE, one of the nation’s best-loved entertainers, passed away this morning, surrounded by his loving family.

“They have …

Two Haringey men jailed following armed robberies

Two men have been jailed for a total of 20 years at the Old Bailey for committing a string of robberies on betting shops across north-east London. 

David Navarro, 25 (7.10.90) of Handsworth Road, N17 appeared on Wednesday, 30 March, …

Victim named in Barnet murder

A murder investigation has been launched following the fatal stabbing of a man in Barnet.

Police were called at 14:43hrs on Tuesday, 29 March to reports of a man collapsed in the street in Woodside Grange Road, at the junction …

Equipment given to Cypriot towns for waste disposal

The Department of Environment of the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment has presented the Municipality of Larnaca with equipment in the framework of the European programme for the reduction of municipal solid waste produced by coastal hotel units

UN Secretary-General appoints new Special Representative for Cyprus

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced on Wednesday the appointment of Elizabeth Spehar of Canada as his new Special Representative and head of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP).

Spehar will also perform the function of Deputy to …

Two stolen icons from Turkish occupied church return to Cyprus

The Church of Cyprus announced on Wednesday the repatriation of two icons that were stolen from the14th century church of Ayios Iacovos in the occupied Trikomo after the 1974 invasion.

According to a press release issued by the Holy Archbishopric …

EU and EP to back a solution, Schulz tells Cyprus youth

The EU and the EP will support both in political and financial terms a settlement in Cyprus, the President of European Parliament, Martin Schulz assured the youth of the island urging them to fall in love and get to know …