Archive for 2024

More UK Conservative lawmakers set to quit than before 1997 election defeat

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is facing a mass departure of lawmakers with the number of resignations surpassing the level the Conservative Party suffered before a landslide defeat in the 1997 election.
Sunak, in power since 2022, this week

UK Labour leader Starmer wants to recognise Palestinian state as part of peace process

Britain’s opposition leader Keir Starmer said on Friday he wanted to recognise a Palestinian state if he won power in an upcoming general election, but said that such a move would need to come at the right time in

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Rodothea Nicolaou has passed away

† DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT –  FUNERAL

Rodothea Nicolaou

(from Lakatamia, Cyprus)

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our beloved mother and grandmother Rodothea Nicolaou,who sadly passed away, on Thursday 9th May 2024, at the age of …

​Theo Paphitis ,Ryman Design to launch in Scotland

ŇTheopStationery retailer Ryman is launching a new Ryman Design store to open in Scotland for the first time.

The new store will open on Friday May 24 in Edinburgh’s St James Quarter, following the first ever Ryman Design opening in

Australian government has assured the Republic of Cyprus that it will not give Tatar’s visit any legitimacy or substance,

The leader of the occupied by Turkey Northern part of Cyprus, Ersin Tatar, the so-called “president of the pseudo-state” of the “Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus”—recognised internationally only by Turkey—is reportedly arriving in Australia with Melbourne listed as his first …

Cyprus Government to start offering professional training programmes in Turkish

Representatives from social partner organisations yesterday met at the Productivity Centre (KEPA) to discuss attracting Turkish Cypriots to training programmes offered under the European Year of Skills initiative.The government had earlier announced unilateral measures to improve the job prospects

The Cyprus health system’s sustainability is of prime importance

The General Secretary of AKEL Stefanos Stefanou requests again a meeting with the President of the Republic
23 May 2024, AKEL C.C. Press Office, Nicosia
The General Secretary of the Central Committee of AKEL, Stefanos Stefanou, sent a letter to

Presidents of Cyprus-Poland express will to further strengthen bilateral ties

Presidents of Cyprus and Poland, Nikos Christodoulides  and Andrzej Duda, respectively, expressed their mutual will to further strengthen the already excellent relations between the two countries, during a press conference they held on Thursday in Poland, in the framework of

Cypriot Thalis Nicolaou a unique designer

Can design be made in Cyprus? The endeavour is rather challenging, which is why many who study industrial design end up changing fields or remaining abroad.

Thalis Nicolaou represents a unique case. Optimistic, determined, and versatile, he has managed to …

Finchley stabbing

High Road, North Finchley stabbing: Two teens in hospital

A teenager is fighting for his life in hospital while another is seriously injured after being stabbed.

Emergency services including London’s Air Ambulance were called to High Road, North Finchley, at …