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|Cyprus State Pensions: Cuts and Demos |
| According to the CM there have been demos against cuts to the Cyprus State pension.
Seems strange to cut State pensions yet largely leave the Public servants unscathed with their huge bloated remuneration packages.
I was w ... |
|Remarkable!!!767 Belly landing |
767 Belly landing
February 09, 2013:
Faced with a flight emergency, a Polish pilot pulled off a remarkable feat of airman-ship that saved hundreds of lives and made its way into aviation hi ... |
| Two guys, one old, one young, are pushing their carts around Kokkinos when they collide.
The old guy says to the young man, "Sorry about that. I'm looking for my wife and I wasn't paying attention to where I was going."
Th ... |
|Should we laugh or cry... |
| http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/woman/real_life/4963501/child-called-adolf-hitler-nazi-heath-campbell-us-custody-battle.html ... |
|BGT Final |
| Well that was an unusual final with the girl throwing eggs - some
really talented acts though and difficult to choose a winner!
Just to pre-empt some comments - yes it's a talent show, yes it's cheap
television and yes ... |
|Car Insurance in Northern cyprus |
| Being a polite sort of chap I never ignore a question asked of me poitely. In a recent thread, hijacked by playground bullies Tangutica asked if I was certain of the prices I quoted for car insurance for Northern Cyprus. No, ... |
|Jerusalem Post Article blunder ... |
| Always interested to see what other countries are saying about the Cyprob, I was just reading the article |
Expert pegs Israel to point Turkey-Cyprus gas talks
when I spotted this
|bambi hunting |
| They ran a story entitled 'Hunting Bambi' where men on horses in Las Vegas paying up to US$10,000 to chase naked women in the desert, shoot them with paintballs and have sex with them. The women were paid $1,000 each, and $2 ... |
|Phil the Greek's in hospital |
| Not sure he ever fully got over standing there all day in the rain whilst the boats went past. Properly knocked him off his stride that did. ... |
|George Michael won't be charged ... |
If they had decided to charge him I'd suggest the charge should be one of 'Utter Stupidity' and being a 'Total Pillock'.
|Return to sender :) |
| From todays Independant....Dog owners who neglect to pick up after their pooches in the Spanish town of Brunete have been receiving an unpleasant surprise in the post after the council took to mailing the mess back to them.
|Brilliant well done |
| =D> VIDEO: Watch the moment England fan takes home £50,000 after spectacular stump challenge triumph at Trent
By MIKE DAWES
PUBLISHED: 23:27 GMT, 5 June 2013 | UPDATED: 09:14 GMT, 6 June 2013
Read more: http://www ... |
|Dont blame him! |
| Don't blame him if people are stupid enough to give him their shekels... a few years back while out shopping in Oxford street me and Mrs Spurs saw this young chap sitting out side Selfridges begging, and I commented to M ... |
|Got A Head For Heights Watch This |
| http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7k4Xk1mEwmI ... |
|Censorious Silliness |
| Clearly the attitude of certain members of this forum is similar to the playground bully. Locking a topic because some members display a childish attitude to perfectly reasonable questions is hardly responsible administratio ... |
|Ferry to Northern Cyprus |
| I am just about to set off across Europe to take the ferry from Turkey to Cyprus. Finding verifiable information on this and other services to North Cyprus is an interesting challenge since the various ferry offices do not r ... |
|Nikolai Tesla |
| this is how to harness natural forces on earth
if we accept where and why and how and with whom we live, we'll be able to see that harnessing existing forces of n ... |
|...a little positivity |
this trio are a breath of positive fresh air!
Fatcatz mobility ...
|Insect - Any ideas? |
| Hi all|
Can anyone tell me anything about this beast please? Found it in my swimming pool this morning and it's about 2 inches long. This is the second one I've seen, the first about 3 inches long, also in a swimming po ...
|Are These Hotels In The North Any Good? |
| We have never stayed in a hotel in Northern Cyprus. However when our friends arrive in October we intend to have a few days holiday in the north.
We have had the following hotels recommended.
Almond Holiday Village
|Charity Shop - Sweet Revenge |
| Hi All,
My mum volunteers at a local charity shop near her home in the UK. More recently she has been mentioning those folks who I consider to be low lifes coming into the shop and stealing items. Although the prices are ... |
|You could die laughing |
| You could die laughing, watch it why-You Tube
2 choir boys, I can't seem to load it, or I'm doing something wrong.
Very funny, no good if you havn't got a sense of humour. ... |
|Thanks to Coffee Shop Ladies! |
| What a lovely start to our annual holiday to secure 2 tickets to Friday nights 'Pie and Peas', Coffee Morning night at Kennedy's.
Over and above the fact that hubby won first prize in the raffle (7 fabulous bottles of win ... |
|More Corruption |
| In my view the real corruption is allowing a bunch of unelected parasites having a say in the running of a supposedly Democratic country ... Lord Laird resigns whip as two Labour peers are suspended over claims they broke ... |
|Pipeline from RoC to Turkey then EU! |
| Turkey might not wait for a final solution to the Cyprus issue to allow the transport of Greek Cypriot gas in pipelines via Turkey.|
Quote from AL MONOTOR:
Quote:The most problematic project that requires politica ...
|Les Dawson tonight. |
| I can't believe this show tonight the hologram of Les was amazing . Never seen anything like it . It was like he was there . ... |
|Working for the Laiki... |
| ... Paid very well :shock: |
Quote:A CYPRIOT court has frozen assets worth around €5.3 billion belonging to former Laiki Bank strongman Andreas Vgenopoulos and two other people, the Central Bank (CBC) announced yesterd ...
|ATM's - A Cautionary Tale |
| Hi All,
Thought I would just post this in case it saves someone else hassle.
So Friday night I popped into a shop (in the UK) to use the ATM that
was inside the shop. The nearest other one was not working so I
thoug ... |
|Solidarity Protests against heavy handed/armed Turkish |
| Perhaps it is just me, but maybe not........................
peaceful protests in Istanbul with police 'officers of the turkish corporation' over reacting and now support springs up across the globe
why is it only the ... |
|Got to have some! |
| Ive a feeling it wont be long before we all have a pair of these.... http://www.google.com/glass/start/what-it-does/ ... |
|Watch those £s? |
| " New BoE chief Carney will devalue sterling, Pimco warns |
Mark Carney will try to devalue the pound by as much as 15pc after he takes over as Bank of England Governor in July in a last ditch attempt to cement the UK ...
|The Scariest Graph in the World |
| EU youth unemployment:
http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2013/05/europes-record-youth-unemployment-the-scariest-graph-in-the-world-just-got-scarier/276423/ ... |
|Sounds like a training/retraining course is required! |
| Guess the employee(s) responsible for this need a training/retraining course - or will be lucky to keep their jobs. Cowls left open on both engines of an A319. :shock:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-22732582 ... |
|Bridger guilty |
| It's seems - very sadly - to be a frequent type of post hereabouts nowadays. |
How difficult it is for perfectly ordinary family people to look at the pictures - to imagine how terrified and lonely that little kid must ...
|Mark Hobden - the Cyprus "Green line" man dies |
| http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/military-obituaries/air-force-obituaries/10085223/Group-Captain-Mark-Hobden.html ... |
|banker turns rescuer meet Duckman |
| it's a bit dated, happened in 2009 but I thoroughly enjoyed the 'join in and help' spirit shown here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAqWC3Cpny8 ... |
|Frankie Boyle calls in the police ........ |
| .............................. after people say some nasty things about him on the internet.|
"Boyle, whose own lawyer has admitted his jokes are “vile and insensitive”, was targeted by internet trolls after a series o ...
|cypriot murdered at work in london |
| seems a cypriot was murdered at work in london yesterday, next to moredon police station. but can't see any efforts to find his killer. why? doesn't his life count? ... |
|"If I win the lottery" |
| I've noticed the above phrase has been used a lot in the last few weeks since the crisis began, it's almost as though people are giving up on attaining their goals and it's their only hope, which given the odds see ... |
|When you think you've seen it all. |
| When you think you've seen everything thats bad about the human race something comes up to chill you to the bone....I've just seen a video of a new born baby dumped down a toilet and subsequently being rescued..I didn't put ... |
|Where we went wrong |
|The Orangutan and the Hound Dog! |
I could watch this for hours! ... |
|Fighter Jets Scrambled To Passenger Plane |
Fighter Jets Scrambled To Passenger Plane
RAF fighter jets have escorted a Pakistan International Airlines aircraft from Manchester Airport to Stansted Airport, a Ministry of Defence spokesman has ...
|Beware the killer cheese! |
| Far better the police should be involved in this than patrolling the streets of Woolwich I guess:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-gloucestershire-22639675 ... |
|Darth Vader - or what? |
| A glimpse of the new pilot/environment 360 degree interface in the upcoming F35 fighter. |
Never mind about weapons, just look out the cockpit! Would surely scare anyone sh****ss! :shock:
|All this from one tiny island |
| Although Cyprus is full of all things beautiful and we can't wait to be living there, the island we were on yesterday is a fraction of the size but just turning round we saw some fantastic sights. All these shots war taken f ... |
|Like or Dislike button |
| It has been suggested that all posts should have a Like or Dislike button.
My opinion is No, because basically it turns every topic and post into a poll, and a like or dislike a person which would mean more arguing and ... |
|More on the 3-D printed Gun |
| Courtesy of the New South Wales police.|
|Ayia Napa for a quiet break |
| A side of Ayia Napa most tourists don't realise. Reads a bit like a travel brochure but a nice write up nonetheless
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2327266/The-notorious-Cypriot-party-island-isnt-sun-sea-suspici ... |
|Healing Autism Horseboy |
| it's miraculous and scientific all at once
the simple close contact between horse and autistic person/child
and the stimulation of a learning curve
see for yourselves
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3wXIkK2ppLA ... |