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  1. TRAVEL: Emirates offering special fare to Malta from CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Financial Mirror

    Emirates, a global connector of people, places and passions, is offering a special fare to Malta. In just two and half hours from Cyprus, travellers can enjoy an exquisite climate and a stunning legacy of art and culture.

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  2. Emirates: Cyprus fare to Malta on offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Operating a daily schedule, the Emirates' A330-200 or Boeing 777 aircraft lands at Malta International Airport at around midday giving travellers ample time to refresh and start to explore the vibrancy of Malta. "In just two and half hours from Cyprus, travellers can enjoy an exquisite climate and a stunning legacy of art and culture.

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  3. Cyprus police drop LGBT "lewd conduct" caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus police have returned photographs they confiscated from an LGBT photography exhibition and dropped "publication of lewd conduct" charges against its organiser. The photographs, by Greek artist Paola Revenioti, were confiscated on November 21 2014 from an exhibition in the municipal market in Nicosia's old city to commemorate International Transgender Day of Remembrance.

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  4. Motorist 'too drunk to walk'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A high ranking police official has called on more drink driving clampdowns following two incidents in which a motorist and a cyclist were too drunk to even walk. The incidents occurred on Sunday night and Monday morning in which two men - with a combined alcohol level of almost 200mg of alcohol in their blood - were arrested and detained by traffic police.

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  5. Cops probing land registry 'scam'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Police investigators believe they have unraveled a meticulous scam at the Land Registry Department involving the bogus issuing of certificates in order to get money and, in some cases, properties. The startling revelations were reported in Phileleftheros newspaper in which it is claimed that bogus certificate requests had been made by around 16,300 innocent civilians, which centered mostly in the capital Nicosia but also reached out to other districts of Cyprus.

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  6. Sendall in Cyprus: A Governor in BondageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    A presentation of Diana Markides new book 'Sendall in Cyprus: A Governor in Bondage' will be taking place at the University of Cyprus' Archaeological Research Unit in Nicosia on Tuesday, January 20. Presenters at the 7.30pm event include Miltiades Hatzopoulos of the Centre for Greek and Roman Antiquity , the National Research Foundation of Athens and the Institut de France's Academie des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres. Also present is Shirley Kay of the University of the Third Age, Cyprus Branch Cyprus History Group and George Kazamias of the University of Cyprus' Department of History and Archaeology.

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  7. Au Bon PlaisirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    We decided to visit the brasserie "Au Bon Plaisir" because we heard it has moved to Pallouriotissa, Nicosia, and there are significant changes on the menu. This authentic French bistro has a decade-long standing in Cyprus and it has become an integral part of the food scene in Nicosia.

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  8. CySEC looks into BoC share price manipulation allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission is looking into manipulation allegations of the share price of the Bank of Cyprus , CySEC President Demetra Kalogerou has said. In statements after a meeting she had with left opposition party AKEL General Secretary Andros Kyprianou, on Monday, in Nicosia, Kalogerou said that CySEC has received a number of complaints alleging that there had been an effort to manipulate the share of Bank of Cyprus because certain orders placed were extremely low in relation to the real price of the share.

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  9. Cyprus all set against possible terrorist attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Minister of Justice and Public Order Ionas Nicolaou said on Monday the government is taking all necessary measures against any potential terrorist threats. And that the measures are in line with EU security regulations.

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  10. Cyprus refs angry over bomb attack at home of ref's motherRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | USA Today

    Cyprus refs angry over bomb attack at home of ref's mother Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1J1v7yZ NICOSIA, Cyprus - Top officials with the Cyprus Referees' Association are meeting to consider a possible walkout in response to a midnight bomb attack at the home of a referee's mother. Association chief Michalis Argyrou says one option being weighed at Monday's meeting is to stop officiating matches because referees are fed up following the third bomb attack against one of their own this season.

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  11. Nicosia visitors up during holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The number of visits to Nicosia city centre got a 35% boost during the festive season, between early December 2014 and January 2015. The biggest increase was recorded on Makarios Avenue, where more people visited "Christmas Avenue" to attend Pop-Up 2014 and its fun activities.

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  12. Caffe Nero EgkomiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Caffe Nero is one of our favorite cafes. We love it not just for its great coffee, but also for its sophisticated and elegant ambience.

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  13. Better outlook ahead for CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Weather forecasters say the island is over the worst following weeks of bad weather which included freezing conditions, rainstorms and flooding. Although a few light showers are expected on Monday afternoon in some areas of the island, the upcoming days will see an increase of temperatures with meteorologists predicting as much as 17'C on the coast, 16'C inland and 7'C in the mountain areas.

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  14. Working northRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    As a young journalist perhaps, I had my first interview in northern Nicosia this week. Not that it couldn't have been organised in the south but I encouraged it to take place in one of my favourite places in the old town; Rustem bookshop.

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  15. Nurturing young talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia's GC School of Careers is from the new academic year operating Cyprus' first Mathematics School and also a specialised Sports School catering for children with particular talent in these areas. Two events presenting the new schools to the general public will be taking place at the Strovolos, Nicosia school this coming week.

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  16. Search on to sell Cyprus Airways nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia has issued a tender for the appointment of a financial advisor that will proceed with the sale of Cyprus Airways' trademarks and logos owned by the state, after the company's bankruptcy on January 9. It followed a ruling by the European Commission that millions in state aid paid to the company by the state was illegal and had to be returned. The tender concerns the appointment of a reputable independent financial advisor with relevant sector expertise to design, manage and implement the process for finding an investor for the usage of the Cyprus Airways logos and trademarks.

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  17. No talks until summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Talks on reunifying Cyprus can only resume after elections in the north and the general election in Turkey, government sources said. The sources pointed to the fact that Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu was exploiting the current impasse over control of the island's energy resources to strengthen his chances for re-election in April. 9 comments

  18. Staying ahead of the curveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Prize-winning law professor Thomas Papadopoulos is not a 'gadget freak' but follows technological advances and finds those related to education 'quite useful'. "Distance learning, online learning is quite usefula I'm not a gadget freak but I follow technological developments, I have to," the 1983-born European University professor told The Cyprus Weekly.

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  19. UNSG backs Eide on CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    "The UN Secretary General fully backs the work of his special envoy Espen Barth Eide and stands by his report. As in many cases - in general terms - reports of the Secretary General elicit reactions from one side or another. 47 comments

  20. A true confrontationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    My first encounter with Aliye was after a reading organised by the Literary Agency Cyprus at the Rustem Bookshop in north Nicosia. At the time, Aliye had read a passage of her theatre script "The Missing" which is due to be performed to a Greek Cypriot audience at the central stage of the Satiriko Theatre on Monday.

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