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|Drug link to suspected Limassol murder (Update 3) |
| Drug link to suspected Limassol murder (Update 3) |
Forty-four-year-old Nicos Mihail was found dead in his car with bullet
wounds to the chest on Monday afternoon in Ayios Silas in Limassol, the
victim of ...
|213 people arrested and sent to Turkey as FETO suspects in.. |
| 213 people arrested and sent to Turkey as FETO suspects in occupied north |
– Turkish media
According to Turkish daily Cumhuriyet , a total of 213 persons were detained
and sent to Turkey during investiga ...
|UN says water desalination plants harm environment |
| UN says water desalination plants harm environment |
Almost 16,000 desalination plants worldwide produce bigger-than-expected
flows of highly salty waste water and toxic chemicals that are damaging the
|€4m in revenue from casino licence in 2019 |
| €4m in revenue from casino licence in 2019 |
The Cyprus Gaming and Casino Supervision Commission expects revenue of
at least €4m this year from the annual casino licence, its chairman Christos
|What can you do if your post goes missing? |
| i have post that has gone missing, it happens to be the MEU3, post office cant find it so i know have to re-contact Nicosia :evil: ... |
|Banks in Cyprus close accounts of Russian businessmen |
| Banks in Cyprus close accounts of Russian businessmen |
Two Russian businessmen who had been holding funds in accounts with
Cypriot banks for more than ten years closed them after the Cypriot
|NEEDED help with internal damp |
| Needed some one who can fix internal dampness please phone|
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|Turkish Cypriots ask for 5-month delay in starting Cyprus ne |
| Turkish Cypriots ask for 5-month delay in starting Cyprus negotiations |
NICOSIA, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) — The Turkish government and Turkish Cypriots
have asked the United Nations to delay restarting negotiations for ...
|Exxon’s drilling: all outcomes are possible |
| Exxon’s drilling: all outcomes are possible |
By Charles Ellinas
THE GOOD news early in 2019 is that drilling of Delphine in block 10 has
been completed, as planned, despite the problems encountered toward ...
|Varosha’s flora is disease-ridden and the problem is spreadi |
| Varosha’s flora is disease-ridden and the problem is spreading |
By Lizzy Ioannidou
Varosha, the ghost city of Famagusta which has been left to decay since
1974, has become a breeding ground for disease, w ...
|Two arrested at Larnaca airport for impersonation, forged do |
| Two arrested at Larnaca airport for impersonation, forged documents |
A man and a woman aged 26 and 24, both non-Cypriots, are under arrest
after attempting to travel to a European country with forged documents. ...
|Car destroyed by fire in Paralimni |
| Car destroyed by fire in Paralimni |
A 30,000 euro car was completely destroyed by a fire which broke out early on
Sunday morning, the Cyprus News Agency reports.... 
|Property sales double in five years |
| Property sales double in five years |
Property sales in 2018 were more than twice those in the financial crisis year of 2013.
According to Land and Surveys Department figures published by Phileleftheros
| Hi, any recommendations on home insurance please, buildings and contents.
Thanks in advance. ... |
|CYTA fault: 4 days without weather forecast |
| Without prejudice, CYTA blocked my 2 landlines for 4 days as a result of road works. I've been furious because my weather data and forecasts have not been available. Hopefully, the situation has been restored.
I was not w ... |
|€700,000 for another 20 state limousines |
| €700,000 for another 20 state limousines |
The Finance Ministry is asking parliament to release €3.5m to buy a number of
government vehicles, including 20 limousines for state officials at a cost of €700,000.
|332 drivers booked for speeding, 21 for drunk driving in 24 |
| 332 drivers booked for speeding, 21 for drunk driving in 24 hours |
Police said on Saturday that they had booked 332 drivers for speeding and 21
for driving under the influence of alcohol during road safety camp ...
|Mainly fine on Saturday; rain forecast for Sunday |
| Mainly fine on Saturday; rain forecast for Sunday |
Saturday will be mainly fine, with low pressure expected on Sunday and a
second, strong low pressure system forecast for Tuesday.
There are still problem ...
|Daxi Business Awards 2018 - Tickets On Sale! |
| Hi folks,|
Tickets for the Daxi Business Awards 2018 to be held on the 8th February at
the Zappeion Palace Dherynia are now available! Please follow the link below
for further details on how to purchase a t ...
|Officials move in to halt work at Pernera beach |
| Officials move in to halt work at Pernera beach |
Interior Ministry officials have intervened to stop illegal work at the popular
Pernera beach in Protaras, Phileftheros reported on Saturday.
It said the d ...
|Briton who knocked Liberia offline with cyber attack jailed |
| Quote:According to court papers, Kaye was hired in 2015 to attack Lonestar, Liberia's leading mobile phone and internet company, by an individual working for Cellcom, its competitor...There is no suggestion that Cellcom knew ... |
|Supreme Courts adds 5 years to jail term of father convicted |
| Supreme Courts adds 5 years to jail term of father convicted of killing son |
The Supreme Court on Friday added five years to the 10 year jail term
imposed on Timoleon Themistocleous by the Limassol Criminal Cou ...
|Medical profession being scrutinised to root out tax cheats |
| Medical profession being scrutinised to root out tax cheats |
Tax commissioner, Yiannis Tsangaris, on Friday said his department has made
numerous tax audits on doctors and there have been many cases where large ...
|Police campaign against illegal parking in disabled parking |
| Police campaign against illegal parking in disabled parking spots |
Police are launching a week long awareness campaign on Monday to clamp
down on illegal parking in spots reserved for the disabled.... 
|Hovercraft training for fire services (video) |
| Hovercraft training for fire services (video) |
The fire services have published photographs and a video of members serving
at Larnaca Airport training on hovercraft that were recently acquired by the
|Cavusoglu Calls Turkish Troop Withdrawal ”Greek-Cypriot Drea |
| Cavusoglu Calls Turkish Troop Withdrawal ”Greek-Cypriot Dream” |
In an interview on television channel NTV on Thursday, Mevlut Cavusoglu ,
Turkey’s Foreign Minister, told Greek Cypriots ”to wake up from a sleep ...
| Have passed this building so many times in the last year, slowed down on the road to try and see what it was but never stopping to check it out, always thought it was something to do with the school,s.
Anybody know exactly ... |
|Medical association calls on members not to join Gesy |
| Medical association calls on members not to join Gesy |
The Cyprus Medical Association (CyMA) has decided to call on its members not
to join the national health scheme (Gesy), a decision which is widely seen to ...
|Fire service, police probe fire at Ayia Napa apartment; no i |
| Fire service, police probe fire at Ayia Napa apartment; no injuries |
A fire in an apartment on the first floor of an Ayia Napa apartment block has
caused considerable damage, the Cyprus News Agency said on Frid ...
|German TV channels turn spotlight on Dherynia |
| German TV channels turn spotlight on Dherynia |
Two private German TV stations, n-tv and RTL Channel, have sent film crews
to Dherynia to report on the situation in the buffer zone, Dherynia mayor
|Teams from both sides join forces to clean up vandalised mon |
| Teams from both sides join forces to clean up vandalised monastery |
By Emilia Christofi
Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots on Thursday joined forces to protect and
preserve the Monastery of St Panteleimo ...
|End of the road: Cobalt enters into liquidation |
| End of the road: Cobalt enters into liquidation |
Any optimism that Cobalt Air might be resurrected has finally ended with the
announcement that the company has recently entered into liquidation.... 
|New RAF F35 jets to be sent to Cyprus base after being decla |
| New RAF F35 jets to be sent to Cyprus base after being declared ‘combat ready’ |
Britain’s newest fighter jets have been declared “combat ready” and will soon
be deployed on operations.
Sky News understand ...
|UK Car - Approaching six month deadline register |
| I brought my car over from the UK towards the end of summer and I registered it as a temporary import for three months. I then got another extension for three months. The nature of my employment means it's quite fluid and I ... |
|House repossessions at a low ebb |
| House repossessions at a low ebb |
Although recent changes to the law have been made in efforts aimed at helping
the Cyprus banking system to reduce high levels of NPLs, house repossessions
are still at a ...
|Cyprus No Longer Mediterranean Haven for Russian Businesses |
| Cyprus No Longer Mediterranean Haven for Russian Businesses |
For Russian businesses, Cyprus just isn’t what it used to be.
New Cypriot anti-money laundering rules are compounding the effects of U.S.
|1477 items confiscated from Larnaca shop |
| 1477 items confiscated from Larnaca shop |
Police and customs officials have raided a Larnaca shop where they found and
confiscated 1,477 items as part of efforts to combat copyright.... 
|Frost takes toll on potato crop |
| Frost takes toll on potato crop |
Dozens of potato farmers in the free Famagusta area woke up to find their
crop covered in frost, while many others stayed up overnight trying to... 
|Over nine million crossings in 2018 |
| Over nine million crossings in 2018 |
In the first 11 months of 2018, there were over nine million crossings
between the two sides, Turkish Cypriot media reported on Tuesday.
According to Havadis, using da ...
|Cold snap expected to worsen |
| Cold snap expected to worsen |
A low pressure system over Cyprus is expected to cause barometric pressure
to drop in the evening, with chances of rain and thunderstorms throughout the week.
Monday skies wi ...
|Cyprus ranks 3rd most family friendly family destination for |
| Cyprus ranks 3rd most family friendly family destination for beach holidays in Europe|
Cyprus has been ranked the third most family friendly destination in Europe for
a beach holiday, according to the Fa ...
|Icy roads, temperatures at -9 overnight in Troodos |
| Icy roads, temperatures at -9 overnight in Troodos |
In the coldest night so far this winter, temperatures fell to -9 in Troodos where
the snow is at 60 cm on Mount Olympus and 50 cm at Troodos Square.
|Turkish FM says no talks before European elections |
| Turkish FM says no talks before European elections |
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu believes it is not realistic to restart
Cyprus talks before the European parliament elections in May, he said on We ...
|Nicosia court fines woman €800 for making racist comments on |
| Nicosia court fines woman €800 for making racist comments on Facebook |
The Nicosia District Court has fined a woman €800 for making racist
statements on Facebook, the first such decision in Cyprus.... 
|Perdios: Impact of Brexit on tourism to become known in Marc |
| Perdios: Impact of Brexit on tourism to become known in March |
Cyprus can expect to have a clearer picture of the impact of Brexit on tourism
by the end of March, deputy minister for tourism Savvas Perdios said ...
|complex insurance |
| Thanks Steve|
To answer murga's question about insurance of communal building and units (in murga's case - apartments.)
Each unit owner is responsible for insuring their own property and its contents - and their i ...
|Train and ferry to cyprus |
| Hi, I want to travel to cyprus from the uk but without flying. Can anyone advise a route that I could take and pricing please! Thanks ... |
|Lunar eclipse will be visible on January 21 |
| Lunar eclipse will be visible on January 21 |
A total lunar eclipse on January 21 will be visible from Cyprus, observatory
1010 Asteroskopeion announced on Wednesday.
The total eclipse will be visible for ...
|Man jailed for nude photo blackmail |
| Man jailed for nude photo blackmail |
The Larnaca criminal court on Wednesday jailed a 37-year-old man for three
years after he was found guilty of blackmailing and spreading nude photographs
of a 33-year ...
|Ayia Napa Marina – Second phase of construction starts [Vide |
| Ayia Napa Marina – Second phase of construction starts [Video] |
The construction of Ayia Napa Marina has now entered the second phase
according the latest video release.
TERNA S.A. a subsidiary of the GEK ...