Archive for January, 2023

Djokovic sets up a blockbuster decider with Greek trailblazer Stefanos Tsitsipas and a battle for the world number one ranking.

Novak Djokovic shrugged off controversy involving his father to reach a record-extending 10th Australian Open final on Friday and set up a blockbuster decider with Greek trailblazer Stefanos Tsitsipas and a battle for the world number one ranking.

Nine-times champion …

FA Cup

Manchester City defender Nathan Ake struck in the second half to earn a hard-fought 1-0 victory over visitors Arsenal in the FA Cup fourth round on Friday.

The top two teams in the Premier League cancelled each other out in …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Sotiris Leontis Kalogirou has passed away

Sotiris Leontis Kalogirou

05.08.1952 – 19.01.2023

(from Kythrea, Cyprus)

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our treasured Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother and Uncle, Sotiris Leontis Kalogirou (Mc Donald’s Butchers). A man with a heart of …

Tsitsipas Shows Resolve To Reach First Melbourne Final, World No. 1 Within Grasp

Stefanos Tsitsipas will play for his first Grand Slam title and the No. 1 Pepperstone ATP Ranking after he booked his place in the Australian Open final with a gritty win against Karen Khachanov. In a 7-6(2), 6-4, 6-7(6), 6-3 …

Man guilty of Southgate murder

A man has been convicted of the murder of his father following a trial at the Old Bailey.

Deekan Paul Singh Vig, 54, (14/10/68) of Chelmsford Road, Southgate was found guilty of murder on Friday, 27 January.

The victim, 86-year-old …

Church fire in St Johns Wood

Twelve fire engines and around 80 firefighters tackled a church fire on Hamilton Terrace in St John’s Wood. 

The whole of the two-storey building was destroyed by fire. There were no reports of any injuries.

The fire was producing a …

Firefighters were called to reports of a partial building collapse on Stoke Newington High Street.

Firefighters were called to reports of a partial building collapse on Stoke Newington High Street.

Scaffolding at the front of a range of shops and masonry from the roof had fallen into the pavement.

Around 20 people were evacuated from …

Man was trapped below street level underneath a hydraulic urinal.

Firefighters were called to a person trapped on Charing Cross Road in central London.

A man was trapped below street level underneath a hydraulic urinal. Firefighters worked with partner agencies and used a winch to free him. He was left …

Larnaca regenerates into a modern city and a unique tourist destination, 

Larnaca is becoming a modern, European municipality, with upgraded existing and new infrastructure, with services to its residents and visitors that highlight its advantages, turning it into an attractive place to live, to do business and a unique tourist destination, …

Tourism Minister concludes visit to New York and Washington to promote Cyprus as tourism destination

concluded a first visit to Washington and New York with a view to gathering information and promoting Cyprus as a tourism destination with a “positive impression” he told CNA. 

The Deputy Minister held meetings in Washington and New York with …