Archive for August, 2023

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Christos (Takis) Melodias has passed away

† DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT –  FUNERAL

Christos (Takis) Melodias

(from Kazaphani, Kyrenia, Cyprus)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, who died peacefully in his sleep, on the 12th of  …

Death announcement and Funeral details for UK Cypriot Christakis Costi

† FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT

Christakis Costi

(From Leonarisso, Famagusta Cyprus)

It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our beloved father, brother, grandfather and great grandfather who passed away on Monday 31 July 2023, at the age of …

UEFA Champions League draw

Paris St Germain will kick off their quest for a maiden Champions League trophy in a strong Group F featuring Borussia Dortmund, AC Milan and Newcastle United following the draw on Thursday.

PSG, AC Milan and Dortmund have crossed paths …

Britain’s Royal Navy tracks Russian vessels close to UK waters

Britain’s Royal Navy said in a statement on Thursday that its warships and patrol aircraft tracked a series of Russian vessels close to its waters in what it called “a concerted monitoring operation”.

The Royal Navy said submarine hunting frigates …

Cyprus Foreign Minister informs European counterparts about Pyla incident

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Constantinos Kombos, who participated in the Informal Council of Foreign Ministers of the EU (Gymnich), held on August 30-31, 2023, in Toledo, Spain, informed his European counterparts about the incident in Pyla.

According to an …

Borrell: EU concerned over attempts to undermine freedom of expression in Turkish Cypriot community

Josep Borrell, the High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy noted that the EU has made it clear to Turkey that it urgently needs to make concrete and sustained progress in the respect of fundamental rights, …

Nicosia International Festival 2023 a celebration of performing arts

The Nicosia International Festival team presented on Thursday at the Nicosia City Hall the programme of the fourth edition of the festival, a celebration of the performing arts at Nicosia with a series of theatre, music and contemporary dance performances …

Cyprus President will address the UN General Assembly on September 20

President Nikos Christodoulides will address the General Assembly of the UN on September 20th in the morning, Cyprus Permanent Representative to the UN Andreas Hadjichrysanthou posted on platform X. He said that the permanent representation of Cyprus is getting ready

First phase of new Nicosia outer ring road to be completed by mid 2024

The construction works for the first phase of the new Nicosia outer ring road are expected to be completed by the first half of 2024.

Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Alexis Vafeades told CNΑ that this section spans from …

Fixtures

Thursday 31st August 2023
Europa League Qualifying Play Offs
Second Leg
Aris Limassol v Slovan Bratislava
Olympiakos v FK Cukaricki
Europa League Qualifying Play Offs
Second Leg
Apoel v KAA Gent
PAOK Salonika v Hearts
Friday 1st September 2023
Premier …