Archive for April, 2018

The Cyprus problem must be resolved, the Republic’s Ambassador to the UN tells a High-Level Meeting on Peace-building

The Cyprus problem must be resolved, the Republic’s Permanent Representative to the UN Kornelios Korneliou has told the High-Level Meeting on Peace-building and Sustaining Peace, convened by the UN General Assembly President Miroslav Lajcak on April 24 and 25.

The …

Human Rights body scolds Cyprus police over ill-treatment

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Europe’s top human rights body says Cyprus police must effectively address incidents of physical abuse against detainees amid “credible allegations” that officers, slapped, punched and kicked people in custody, including foreign nationals.

In a report Thursday, …

Israeli Crocodiles From Closed Park May find themselves in a Cyprus park

The crocodile park in the northern Jordan Valley, which has long been closed to the public, may be one step closer to being moved to Cyprus.

 The new park is the initiative of an Israeli-owned company called TSA Crocopark and …

Finsbury Park murder arrest

­A man has been arrested and bailed as the investigation into the murder of a man in Finsbury Park continues.

The 27-year-old man [B] was arrested having attended a central London police station on Wednesday, 25 April. He has been …

Two arrests made at St Pancras – London

Two men have been arrested this afternoon, after a reported robbery on board a train coming into St Pancras.

Officers were called at 4.13pm and boarded the train as it came into the station.

Two men were taken off the …

CCTV images released following attempted robbery – Tottenham

Do you recognise these people?

Detectives would like to speak to them in connection with an attempted robbery at Tottenham Hale Underground Station.

Just before 5pm on Sunday 1 April, the 17-year-old victim was walking up the escalators from the …

Appeal following sexual assault – Highgate Underground station

Information is being sought after a man touched a woman inappropriately inside Highgate Underground station.

The incident happened at approximately 10.14am on Thursday 29 March on an upwards bound escalator.

The victim stood on the right hand side of the …

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot women call for elimination of discrimination 

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot women expressed on Wednesday their will for a federal solution in Cyprus and vowed to continue their struggle to resolve problems working women are faced with.

Representatives from Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot Unions, member …

Eni’s CEO said that the company will not give up its rights in block 3 of Cyprus’ EEZ

CEO of the Italian energy giant Eni sent Wednesday the message that the company would not give up its rights in block 3 of the Cyprus Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), by saying “I don’t leave my money there”.

Following a …

France worried due to ideas favouring the partition of Cyprus,

France is worried due ideas favouring Cyprus` partition, which are reported in the media, French Ambassador in Nicosia Rene Troccaz said on Wednesday, after a meeting with the leader of the Citizens’ Alliance party Giorgos Lillikas.

Troccaz stressed that “on …