Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 10)

Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. 16th International Pharos Chamber Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Since its inception sixteen years ago the International Pharos Chamber Music Festival has established itself as the highlight of the Pharos Arts Foundation's Concert and Recital Series, garnering enthusiastic acclaim from music lovers all over the world. Guided by a visionary spirit and dedicated to artistic excellence, the Pharos Festival has become one of Europe's preeminent music festivals, while it has made chamber music more accessible to the general public in Cyprus, by presenting exciting programmes and performances of the highest level by some of the world's most renowned soloists.

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  2. Wanted Laiki duo in second court no-showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Two Greek bankers - currently battling an extradition request by Cyprus to face charges on the island for stock manipulation and fraud - have once again failed to make an appearance at their court hearing in Athens. Lawyers representing the accused, former Laiki bank CEO Efthymios Bouloutas and non-executive Laiki board member Markos Foros, had told the Athens Court during the last hearing on April 18 and they would appear at Monday's hearing.

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  3. Third 'kickbacks' doctor in police custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A third doctor - said to be involved in the ongoing Nicosia General Hospital kickbacks - is in police custody and set to be quizzed by investigators later on Tuesday. Speaking to state radio, Police Spokesperson Andreas Angelides confirmed that the third suspect in the case was arrested at Larnaca Airport on Tuesday morning after returning to the island from abroad.

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  4. No water cuts despite low reservoir levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    There will be no water cuts this summer despite low levels in dams throughout Cyprus, but things could get difficult next year if there is no increase in inflows. Andreas Manoli, deputy director at the Water Development Department in Nicosia, told CNA on Monday that recent rain showers have not made any changes regarding low water levels in dams.

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  5. BirdLife Cyprus Open DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    BirdLife Cyprus is organising its first open day on Saturday, May 14, at its offices in Strakka, Kato Deftera, Nicosia, to which it invites young and old to learn about the wonder of migration but also threats migratory birds face. Each year, millions of birds embark on a challenging journey of thousands of kilometres, across seas, mountains and deserts flying north to arrive in time for spring at the areas they will nest.

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  6. Palestinian official in CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Commissioner of International Relations of Palestine's Fateh party Dr. Nabeel Shaath on Monday met with President Nicos Anastasiades as well as with House Speaker Yiannakis Omirou . The former Foreign Minister of the State of Palestine is the main speaker at a seminar on Palestine-Cyprus and peace in the Middle East taking place in Nicosia on Tuesday.

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  7. AHEPA meeting with PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    I nuaanio oco Aciienao Yao e. I Yeio AiaooaoeUaco aY aoae aioe niou a Ya oco ACANA , Eaoeuo Ya 9 IaAio 2016.

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  8. Nicosia on EU visa regulations for TurksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia will do its best to safeguard Cyprus' best interests as regards the issue of easing visa regulations for Turks by the EU, government spokesman Nicos Christodoulides said on Monday. "The government is not exercising foreign policy for domestic consumption," added the spokesman who was responding to criticism by opposition parties on the way the government handles the hot issue.

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  9. Cops await third suspect in hospital kickback scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A third suspect - wanted in connection with the ongoing Nicosia General Hospital kickbacks scandal - is expected to arrive in Cyprus, according to media reports on Monday. Last week, the Director of the Nicosia General Hospital and head of the ENT Clinic, Yiannis Kyamides, along with a second doctor, Vasken Siaferitian, were remanded in police custody for eight days after police accused them of conspiracy to commit fraud, deception, abuse of power and breach of trust.

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  10. Some Parts Of The World Will Become So Hot As To Be Uninhabitable Or SomethingRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Right Wing News

    It will increase the likelihood of conflict in water-scarce regions for one thing, and there's already some evidence that it played a vital role in sparking the initial uprising in Syria back in 2011. Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry and the Cyprus Institute in Nicosia have been studying the effects of climate change on the notoriously dry and hot Middle East and North African regions for some time, and they have come to a chilling conclusion.

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  11. Researchers say some parts of the globe will become so hot they'll be uninhabitableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Pedestrians protect themselves from the sun while walking in central Bangkok, Thailand, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. April in Thailand is typically hot and sweaty but this year's scorching weather has set a record for the longest heat wave in at least 65 years.

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  12. Poll shows seven parties to win seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A poll ahead of the upcoming May 22 parliamentary elections indicates that despite the electoral threshold being raised from 1.8 per cent to 3.6 per cent, a total of seven parties out of the 12 running will most likely see representatives elected to the 56-seat legislative body. According to a survey published by Politis on Sunday which was conducted by Metron Analysis for Gnora Communication Consultants, it is expected that apart from the traditional parties that garner the votes, DISY, AKEL and DIKO, parties that include the Citizens Alliance, the Solidarity Movement, The Green Party -Citizens Cooperation and EDEK will also secure seats.

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  13. Rare Mercury transit of the sun on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The planet Mercury will transit the sun on Monday, 9 May. Mercury transits occur just 13 times per century, on average. They're so rare because the innermost planet's orbit is inclined by about 7 degrees compared to that of Earth, so Mercury, the sun and our home planet just don't line up all that often.

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  14. Ledra Palace ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    I walked into the silent surroundings of the Ledra Palace Hotel within the Nicosia buffer zone seeking to attend the weekly gathering of a bi-communal choir that has been using the premises for some years now. The vivid official setting of the Ledra Palace, one known to myself, and many of us as a location where leaders meet and political decisions are made, was instantly transformed as I walked into a backroom filled with people of all ages.

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  15. Nicosia; visa liberalization for Turkey wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Turkey must fulfill all her legislative prerequisite criteria before being granted visa liberalization to the European Union, stated Government Spokesman, Nicos Christodoulides. One of the obligations, includes the free entry of Cypriots into Turkey as it is with other nationals of the European Union.

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  16. Strovolos resident severely burnt at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A 60-year-old Strovolos resident has been badly burnt at his home the Fire Service announced on Monday morning. Three fire trucks rushed to the scene of the fire and managed to contain the fire.

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  17. Lost in celebration translationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    It was my 39th birthday last week. Unlike those who prefer to forget they are getting older, I believe birthdays should be marked, however old you are, because they celebrate the day that you came into the worlda and made it more special for those around you.

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  18. Busy day for the Fire ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    At 18:16 on Sunday, rescue teams from Lakatimia and Evrychou, responded to a road accident on the Kakopetria-Troodos road. The passenger of the car who was trapped in the vehicle after it had crashed into the mountain side, needed to be rescued before being transferred to the Nicosia General Hospital.

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  19. Climate-exodus expected in the Middle East and North AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Science, Industry and Business

    The number of climate refugees could increase dramatically in future. Researchers of the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry and the Cyprus Institute in Nicosia have calculated that the Middle East and North Africa could become so hot that human habitability is compromised.

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  20. Invitation to Turkish Cypriot graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The University of Cyprus is accepting applications from Turkish Cypriot prospective students until the end of May. According to an announcement, the Academic Affairs and Student Welfare Service is accepting letters of interest in the university's undergraduate programmes from graduates of six-year-duration high schools until Tuesday, May 31. UCY noted a very good knowledge of the Greek language was required for most of its programmes of study including the English Studies Department's Translation Studies specialisation.

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