Archive for January, 2017

“Turkey’s position on Cyprus guarantees isn’t convincing”

– While everyone was talking about a milestone, as regards the outcome of the talks on the Cyprus problem, now there is talk of an “open-ended” Conference. What has happened and what does this development mean for the course of

N. Sylikiotis unanimously elected President of the European Parliament Delegation for relations with Palestine

The Member of the European Parliament of AKEL and Vice-President of the European United Left-Nordic Green Left Confederal Group, N. Sylikiotis was unanimously elected yesterday afternoon to the position of President of the European Parliament Delegation for relations with Palestine.…

Appeal to trace missing Lydia

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a 19 year old girl from Borehamwood who has gone missing.

Lydia Ariyo was last seen at university in Hendon on the morning of Monday, January 23.

She is described as …

British parliament to debate petition on Trump state visit

British lawmakers will hold a debate on Feb. 20 on a petition signed by more than 1.6 million people calling for a planned state visit by U.S. President Donald Trump to be cancelled to avoid embarrassing Queen Elizabeth.


The …

Operation Vocare, tackling moped-enabled crime

Twelve people have been arrested today, Tuesday, 31 January, during dawn raids across London as part of an intelligence-led operation to combat moped-enabled crime.


Operation Vocare was launched in September 2016 to target suspects involved in moped-enabled across north …

Man found guilty of killing duck

A man has been convicted for killing a duck in Richmond upon Thames.


Robert Muir, 49, (03.04.1967) of Sandycombe Road, Richmond upon Thames, was found guilty of one count of killing a wild Mallard duck contrary to S1(1)(a) Wildlife …

Community Youth Football Results

Sunday 29th January 2017


AEK Black 4 Belstone 0

Omonia White 4 Berkhamsted 1

Hadley Wood & Wingate 2 AEK Gold 5

Oakhill 5 Olympiacos 1


Omonia White 0 Crusaders 7

Olympiacos 9 Maccabi 2



Crystal Palace hold Man City to a draw

A great performance from Crystal Palace against Manchester City and of course from one of our own UK Cypriot Crystal Palace and England star Andros Townsend seen here with our own Michael Yiakoumi.


UNSG spokesperson says Cyprus talks ”a complex and ongoing process”

“The Cyprus talks are a complicated and complex ongoing process. And it’s ongoing,” UNSG’s spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric has said.

Dujarric was asked during a briefing on Monday about the UN-backed negotiations for a Cyprus solution and the Conference on Cyprus …

Third ever most TV watched tennis final in Australia was Federer v Baghdatis

One in two of Australia’s ­TV-watching public tuned into the epic Australian Open showdown between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on Sunday night, scoring the Seven Network its highest ratings for a men’s final in a decade and the third