Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire

Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire

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  1. Dark room: Sweet music and brotherly loveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Music to my ears Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci had a quiet word with President Anastasiades, during a concert they attended together with their wives at the restored Othello Tower in Famagusta. We don't think it had anything to do with the peace talks as the two are very good at keeping secrets.

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  2. Reunification of Cyprus coming?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    It was not so much a straw in the wind as a cheese in the wind. It's a chewy, salty cheese that is delicious grilled: halloumi, as they call it in the Greek-speaking Republic of Cyprus, or hellim, as it is known in the Turkish Republic of North Cyprus.

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  3. A settler solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Proposals discussed at the UN-brokered talks suggest that the makeup of federal Cyprus' population should be at a ratio of four Greek Cypriots to one Turkish Cypriot. And this could be good news, because the traditional structure of the divided island will be maintained despite the influx of Turkish settlers in the breakaway north, informed sources told the Cyprus Weekly yesterday.

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  4. The two sides of CyprusRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Telegram

    It was not so much a straw in the wind as a cheese in the wind. It's a chewy, salty cheese that is delicious grilled: halloumi, as they call it in the Greek-speaking Republic of Cyprus, or hellim, as it is known in the Turkish Republic of North Cyprus.

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  5. Municipality to get tough on noise pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Nicosia Municipality is planning to get tough on noise pollution following a sharp surge in complaints from residents in the last couple of years. The municipality's biggest complaints have been coming from old Nicosia which has been enjoying a rise popularity amongst tourists particularly after the opening of the Ledra Street crossing.

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  6. What's a 'girl band' anyway?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Belua took to the stage for the first time a year ago, a momentum which eventually led to the release of their first single at the beginning of the month. The song, 'Change' is just one of the tunes that audiences will have the opportunity to hear live at the Fengaros Festival's village stage on Friday evening.

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  7. Special relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Days after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's official visit to Cyprus insiders said yesterday the much-hyped unitisation agreement between the two countries on the joint exploitation of hydrocarbon reserves will be signed within months. "There is no deadline, actually, but we expect the agreement to be concluded within two to three months, we all understand the significance of its conclusion and signing," an insider told the Cyprus Weekly.

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  8. Pamboridis challenged to solve incinerator issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Newly appointed Health Minister George Pamboridis has been challenged to settle the embarrassing problem of public waste due to the non-use of the Nicosia General Hospital's Medical Waste Incinerator . The MWI is a device that eliminates the pathogenicity of medical waste by thermal decomposition while markedly reducing its volume.

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  9. Prioritise NPLs says the TroikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Tackling non-performing loans is "the number one priority" Cyprus' lenders said in a statement on Monday, following their latest visit to the island last week. Teams from the Troika of international lenders - the European Commission the IMF and the European Central bank - visited Nicosia during July 14-24.

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  10. RG Renovatio Group Limited Acquires Units of Transeastern Power TrustRead the original story

    Friday | Market Wire

    On July 24, 2015, RG Renovatio Group Limited acquired ownership of an aggregate of 6,812,070 units of Transeastern Power Trust in a treasury offering by the issuer in exchange for assets . The Units were acquired at a price of $1.00 per Unit.

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  11. Temperatures set to soar next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia residents should brace themselves for scorching conditions week with meteorologists predicting thermometers to hit as high 41A C inland, particularly on Monday and Tuesday. Cyprus Meteorology Department official Stavros Vassiliades has told The Cyprus Weekly that Saturday would see temperatures in Nicosia rise to a maximum of 38A C while coastal temperatures on the same day are forecast to reach 32A C on the west coast, 34A C on the south and north coasts and 35A C on the east coast.

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  12. Chrysaliniotissa Crafts CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Cyprus Weekly

    This complex of eight workshops is situated near Chysaliniotissa Church, the oldest Byzantine church in Nicosia. The workshops nestle around a central courtyard, in the manner of a traditional inn.

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  13. One suspect remanded another sought for child rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Cyprus Weekly

    The police are searching for a man accused of raping a little girl while another man has been remanded for allegedly raping the same child three years ago. As reported by Phileleftheros, Nicosia District Court on Friday remanded a 22 year-old Cypriot man for six days.

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  14. Cyprus business leaders come together for first time to create forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The business communities of the two sides of Cyprus have for the first time agreed to make their cooperation official by setting up the "Cyprus Business Forum," in a sign displaying optimism for a solution which will reunite the divided island in the near future. The Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation and the Turkish-Cypriot Businessmen's Association signed a protocol setting up the Cyprus Business Forum on the night of July 30 in Nicosia.

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  15. LocomondoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Absolut Vodka presents Locomondo live on Friday July 31 at Guaba Beach Bar in Limassol starting at 8pm. Get ready for a magical Summer party and Friday Night at Guaba with Locomondo.

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  16. Conscripts mostly happy with their postingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Most of Cyprus' newest conscripts seem satisfied with their first postings, with 100% of the conscripts at three camps and 99% at a fourth finding themselves at a location of their choice. Efforts to ensure fairness and transparency in the process saw the postings decided by computer software designed for the purpose and which used a set of criteria including the conscripts' preferences, performance in exams and personal circumstances.

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  17. Russia reassures Israel over Iran nuclear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Russian President Vladimir Putin told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday that the deal on Iran's nuclear programme would improve security in the Middle East and guaranteed that Tehran would not acquire nuclear arms. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a news conference at the presidential palace in capital Nicosia, Cyprus, July 28, 2015.

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  18. CYPRUS: Longest Toyota parade accepted by Guinness World RecordsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Financial Mirror

    After the biggest gyro, the oldest wine, farthest swim and oldest birth, Cyprus has entered the Guinness World Records once again, this time for the longest parade of Toyotas, organised by the local distributor www.toyota.com.cy to celebrate 50 years of cooperation with the Japanese car giant. In all, 742 Toyota cars, vans and trucks of all ages and shapes took part in the parade on June 7, driving a loop around Nicosia, starting and finishing from the landmark GSP stadium just outside the capital.

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  19. Reunification of Cyprus?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    It was not so much a straw in the wind as a cheese in the wind. It's a chewy, salty cheese that is delicious grilled: halloumi, as they call it in the Greek-speaking Republic of Cyprus, or hellim, as it is known in the Turkish Republic of North Cyprus.

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  20. Measurement of lentiviral vector titre and copy number by cross-species duplex quantitative PCRRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Gene Therapy

    Correspondence: Dr CW Lederer, Department of Molecular Genetics Thalassaemia, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, 6 International Airport Avenue, Nicosia 1683, Cyprus. E-mail: [email protected] Received 17 October 2014; Revised 1 April 2015; Accepted 6 May 2015 Accepted article preview online 30 June 2015; Advance online publication 23 July 2015 Lentiviruses are the vectors of choice for many preclinical studies and clinical applications of gene therapy.

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