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Peter Bogdanovich

Peter Bogdanovich, the influential director of films including The Last Picture Show and a star of the TV gangster drama The Sopranos, died from complications of Parkinson’s disease at his home in Los Angeles on January 6, 2022, …

EastEnders unveils first look at new revamped set as filming starts

Popular soap opera EastEnders has given fans a look at its new set as filming begins.
The former Albert Square set was built in 1984 with an intention to be used for two years and was no longer “fit for …

Konstantinos Argiros’ new video clip stars Eleni Foureira

The brand new single from Konstantinos Argiros, titled Tibota Esi was released on Saturday, along with a unique music video featuring Eleni Foureira.
The track sees Konstantinos collaborate once again with renowned Cypriot composer George Theofanous, whilst lyrics are signed …

The Proust Questionnaire

The Proust Questionnaire was popularised by French writer Marcel Proust in the late nineteenth century, and eventually published in 1924. I think that dating apps should adopt it. It has been used by Vanity Fair magazine since 1993, as a …

Can you help Alkionides UK by providing hospitality to Cypriot patients?

Alkionides UK Charity is looking for hostesses in North London, to provide rooms and hospitality to Cypriot patients who are sent to UK hospitals for essential medical treatment. The length of stay ranges from a few weeks to a few …

AKEL leader says party to make Cyprus presidential decision by Spring

AKEL leader says party to make presidential decision by Spring

Main opposition party AKEL will pick its presidential candidate by spring through a collaborative process, leader Stefanos Stefanou said on Saturday.
Speaking at the 20th annual conference organised by EDON, …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Nina Christaki has passed away

Nina Christaki
(from Larnaca, Cyprus)

10.01.1959 – 27.12.2021
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Nina Christaki on the 27th December 2021. She leaves behind, Husband Nick, and three children Anna, harry, and Elizabeth.
I say …

Massive fight involving several school children at Edmonton Green bus sration

Police were called at 16:19hrs on Wednesday, 12 January to reports of a large group of school children fighting near Edmonton Bus Station.

Officers responded.

The crowd dispersed into smaller groups.

No reports of any serious injuries and no arrests.…

Britain to upgrade communications on Cyprus military base

The U.K. will build a new communications facility on one of two bases it maintains on the eastern Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus, a British Defense Ministry spokesman said Friday.

The spokesman told the Associated Press that the purpose of …

Cyprus reports on Friday 3,042 new COVID-19 cases and 257 hospitalisations, no deaths recorded

Cyprus Health Ministry announced on Friday 3,042 new COVID-19 cases and 257 hospitalizations, due to the disease. No new deaths were recorded.  
 

The positivity rate further fell at 2,49%. Total cases in Cyprus since the beginning of the pandemic increased …