Archive for July, 2016

Police Commissioner warns of terrorist threat

The Commissioner reflects on the very real threat from terrorism, but says defeating it is as much about refusing to be afraid as anything else, and by not being cowed terrorists will never win.

Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe:

We have all …

Haringey shops tenancy fraudsters

New advertising aimed at tackling tenancy fraud will be printed on the back of till receipts in Argos stores throughout Haringey from Monday 1st August. The advertising is part of Haringey’s on-going campaign against tenancy fraud.

The new adverts will …

President informed parties over Cyprus settlement talks, new National Council rules

President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades met on Saturday with political leaders, at the Presidential Palace, presenting a set of proposals over how to make the National Council more effective. He also informed the representatives of political parties over his meetings …

No role for Turkish guarantees after a Cyprus settlement,

It is not possible for Turkey to a have a role with regards to security and guarantees, in the framework of a Cyprus settlement, Government Spokesman Nikos Christodoulides has said on Saturday.

Explaining the Greek Cypriot position on Turkey`s future …

Turkey’s stance on missing persons ‘a challenge to all civilized humanity’ says Presidential Commissioner

Presidential Commissioner for Humanitarian Affairs Fotis Fotiou said on Saturday that the continuous refusal of Turkey to cooperate in efforts to determine the fate of missing persons is “a challenge to all civilized humanity”.

He was speaking in Limassol, during …

Man charged with robbery of elderly man in Edmonton

A man has appeared at court charged with robbing an elderly, visually impaired man in Fore Street, Edmonton.

Darren Neville, 43 (25.7.73) of no fixed abode was arrested in connection with the robbery, which happened on 2 July.

Neville was …

Cypriot Golf Society win Ryder Cup tie

The annual Ryder Cup against the African Caribean (ACGS) was played at South Herts golf club.

The Cypriot Golf Society were the holders and our captain Mario was determined not to lose.

The team selected was very strong and hence …

Murder at Bethnal Green station

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information after a murder investigation was launched in Bethnal Green last night, Friday 29 July.

Police were called at around 22:35hrs that night to reports of someone having been stabbed outside Bethnal Green Underground …

Turkey kills 35 militants after they try to storm base, officials says

Reuters) – Turkey’s army killed 35 Kurdish militants after they attempted to storm a base in the southeastern Hakkari province early on Saturday, military officials said.

The overnight attack came hours after clashes in Hakkari’s Cukurca district between soldiers and …

Turkey’s Erdogan slams West for failure to show solidarity over coup attempt

Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan condemned Western countries on Friday for failing to show solidarity with Turkey over the recent failed coup, saying those who worried over the fate of coup supporters instead of Turkish democracy could not be friends …