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White House celebrates Greek Inependence Day

US President Barack Obama celebrated the anniversary of Greek Independence at the White House.

Greek government officials, US deputies, prominent Greek-Americans, the Greek and Cypriot Ambassadors in Washington as well as Archbishop Demetrios of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America …

Census Day Reminder

Census organisers are urging 26 million households in England and Wales not to forget to fill in their questionnaires.

Forms should be filled in on Sunday – Census Day – or as soon as possible afterwards, the Office for National …

Archbishop to meet Pope on Sunday

ARCHBISHOP – VATICAN

Cyprus Archbishop Chrysostomos II will fly to Rome on Sunday for an audience with Pope Benedict XVI and the Prime Minister of the Vatican.

In statements to the press, Chrysostomos said that he will discuss with the …

Andreas Panayiotou and Hilton Hotel present new School bus

Alexis Demetriou welcomed by Andy Panayiotou and John Holmes

Orchard Hill College on Friday were presented a new specially adapted bus at the recently opened London Syon Park, a Waldorf Astoria hotel,which is Andrea Panayiotou’s new venture. thanks to a …

Nitsa Receives OBE from the Queen at Buckingham Palace

Nitsa Sergides had the honour of receiving the OBE from Her Royal Highness the Queen last Thursday at the Royal residence Buckingham Palace. Nitsa Sergides decided to enter the teaching profession after a stint as a nursery nurse at Pakeman …

GOVERNMENT SPOKESMAN – LIBYA – AKROTIRI BASE

The British government has not yet taken any decision to make use of the British Base of Akrotiri in Cyprus’ southern coast to impose a no-fly zone over Libya, according to Government Spokesman Stephanos Stephanou.

Stephanou, who was commenting on …

Nick Christou head of East Barnet School greets Royalty.

Nick Christou head of East Barnet School greets the Duke of Gloucester.
`(Pictured above Nick Christou fourth from the left and the Duke of Gloucester third from left)
THE Duke of Gloucester, Prince Richard joined pupils and staff at East …

Demonstrations in Turkey in support of the Turkish Cypriots

Demonstrations in Turkey in support of the Turkish Cypriots
Turkish Cypriot papers (03.03.11) reports that various demonstrations took place in Ankara and Istanbul in support of the “communal existence rally” organised in the occupied areas of Cyprus.
According to Yeni …

Cypriot representing Greece in Eurovision Song Contest

Cypriot singer Loucas Yiorkas will be representing Greece at this year’s 56th Eurovision Song Contest.
Yiorkas was chosen on Wednesday night and will be accompanied on stage by Stereo Mike performing the song ‘Watch My Dance.’
Greece is competing in …

English Cypriot Rape Suspect Sought

Police are appealing to the public to help them locate a man who was due to stand trial for rape at Harrow Crown Court last week but failed to appear.

On the 14 July 2010 Kostas also known as Costas …