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United Kingdom Thalassaemia Society Festive Charity Gala

The United Kingdom Thalassaemia Society will  be hosting our annual fund raising gala on Saturday 7th December 2019 at the Hive, Camrose Avenue, London HA8 6AG.

It would be great to have everyone join them to support this venture. …

UK Cypriot: My mother gave me away to give me a better life’

Xenia Karayiannis was just three when she was separated from her mother following the 1974 Turkish invasion of Cyprus and would not be reunited with her until she was 17. Her story is among those featured in a new documentary, …

Cyprus will soon start repaying bailout loans with money borrowed under more favorable terms, 

Cyprus will soon start repaying bailout loans with money borrowed under more favorable terms, Finance Minister Harris Georgiades said on Tuesday.

Cyprus recently repaid two years early the remaining 1.8 billion euros — part of a 2.5-billion-euro loan obtained from …

Duty free revamp at Larnaca Airport in Cyprus

Phase one of a retail revamp at Larnaca International Airport has been completed with the opening of a walk-through duty free space showcasing a large beauty offer.

Designed by Dubai-based ODG, the perfumes and cosmetics space has been created with …

8,500 domestic workers reported missing in Cyprus

The Cyprus House Ethics committee heard on Wednesday that around 8,500 domestic workers had been reported missing in the country.

Zacharias Zachariou, chairman of the Ethnics committee said, nobody knows where these thousands of missing workers are.

The committee also …


This week in Xclusive! Get ready to cosy up and warm your hearts with these new music releases, set to bring a little heat to ease the chill, as we move closer to winter nights!

 Who doesn’t love a man

Samsara: Build up your immune system

It seems Winter is definitely working its way in swiftly, bringing all those common ailments that go with it. So time to get armoured up and prepare yourself to fight them all off as best you can.

You may not …

Film Reviews


Here is another powerful film from Ken Loach – brilliantly acted and superbly scripted by his regular collaborator Paul Laverty. They tell the story of Ricky (Kris Hitchen), a hardworking man struggling to make ends meet …


Troy – Myth and Reality
Troy – Myth and Reality British Museum Exhibition
21 November 2019 – 8 March 2020


The legend of Troy has endured for more than 3,000 years. The story of a great city, plunged into …

Theatre Review

Tripping in heaven and hell


The English National Opera have gone for a thematic season and then as Christmas approaches the crowd-pleasing Mikado. The theme however is quite the antithesis, much more heaven and hell. Four operas inspired by …