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  1. Historic mass in Turkish-held north...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Suria

    With a nighttime procession lit by the glimmer of devotional candles and the flash of smartphone cameras, a church in Turkish-held northern Cyprus hosted its first Easter mass in nearly 60 years.

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  2. Religion builds bridges in ethnically split CyprusRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Greek Orthodox Christian worshipers attend a Good Friday service at the church of Ayios Georgios Exorinos in Famagusta, in Cyprus' breakaway Turkish Cypriot north on Friday, April 18, 2014.

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  3. Peace Mass in FamagustaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Thousands of Greek Cypriots and dozens of officials, including diplomats attended Good Friday mass at the Church of St George Exorinos in occupied Famagusta for the first time in 58 years.

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  4. Greek Orthodox Christian worshipers attend a Good Friday service at... Photo-photo.5414697Read the original story

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Greek Orthodox Christian worshipers attend a Good Friday service at the church of Ayios Georgios Exorinos in Famagusta, in Cyprus' breakaway Turkish Cypriot north on Friday, April 18, 2014.

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  5. Bank of Cyprus sells business in Ukraine, RomaniaRead the original story

    Friday | The Papillion Times

    Lanoha Development plans to buy and build on the site where Millard Lumber had operated for decades before moving a few miles away in 2008.

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  6. Greek Christians mark rare Good Friday in north CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | EKathimerini

    Hundreds of Greek Orthodox pilgrims, some coming home after 40 years of forced exile, commemorated the crucifixion of Jesus in a rare Good Friday service in northern Cyprus.

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  7. Greek Cypriots hold historic mass in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Suria

    For the first time in almost 60 years Greek Cypriots thronged a church in the Turkish-held north for a Good Friday mass amid a drive to reunify the Mediterranean island.

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  8. Nicosia bids for casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia should be the town to host a resort casino because the divided capital with the island's largest population has been ignored by tourism officials for too long.

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  9. Christians worldwide mark Good Friday with masses, ritualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    Church leaders and health officials have spoken against the practice of re-enacting the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, which mixes Roman Catholic devotion with folk belief, but the annual rites continue to draw participants and huge crowds.

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  10. Peace MassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Dozens of officials from Cyprus and abroad are expected to attend today's Good Friday mass to be held at the Church of St George Exorinos in occupied Famagusta for the first time in 58 years.

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  11. Varosha should be part of comprehensive settlement, Turkish Cyprus saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The no-go zone of Varosha can only be reopened as part of a comprehensive settlement in Cyprus, not a confidence-building measure in the ongoing talks, according to Turkish Cypriot Foreign Minister Ozdil Nami.

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  12. Cyprus House Speaker Addresses Int'l Community Over KessabRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Groong

    CYPRUS HOUSE SPEAKER ADDRESSES INT'L COMMUNITY OVER KESSAB April 16, 2014 - 14:36 AMT PanARMENIAN.Net - The President of the House of Representatives of Cyprus, Yiannakis Omirou sent a message to the Presidents of European Parliament, Inter-Parliamentary Union, Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean, Euro - Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly ... (more)

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  13. Ground-breaking Good Friday mass signals thaw in CyprusRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | EKathimerini

    For the first time in more than half a century, a church in northern Cyprus will host Good Friday mass in a sign of a thaw in relations between Greek and Turkish Cypriots.

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  14. Fugitive in A 10m tax fiddle will return to fight his case after fleeing the countryRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sunday Herald

    A CONVICTED tax fraud fugitive who fled to Northern Cyprus to escape being sentenced will return to Scotland to fight his case, his lawyer has insisted.

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  15. Greek Cypriots to hold landmark Easter Mass in FamagustaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    A watchtower stands along the United Nations buffer zone in the district of Famagusta, northern Cyprus March 14. REUTERS Photo Greek Cypriots have been authorized to hold a Good Friday mass at a church in the Turkish-held town of Famagusta on divided Cyprus for the first time in decades.

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  16. Greek Cypriots in landmark Easter mass...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Suria

    Greek Cypriots have been authorised to hold a Good Friday mass at a church in the Turkish-held town of Famagusta on divided Cyprus for the first time in decades. 2 comments

  17. Extradition order is likely for VAT scamRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Sunday Herald

    THE man who laundered more than 10 million in a Glasgow-based VAT fraud is due in court tomorrow after being arrested in Cyprus.

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  18. Millionaire tax fraudster Michael Voudouri set to stand trial in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Daily Record

    SCOTLAND'S most wanted man has been held in custody since he was arrested in the Turkish-controlled park of the island in January and, if he is convicted, he will be sent back to Scotland immediately.

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  19. Pambos broadens horizonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus boss Pambos Christodoulou will be in England this weekend to look at potential players as he continues preparing the national team for the upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers in September.

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  20. Settlement benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A Cyprus settlement could lead to approximately a doubling of the GDP of the whole island by 2035, European Commissioner for Enlargement Stefan Fule has said.

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