Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 5)

Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nicosia, Cyprus. (Page 5)

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  1. Nicosia neeeds to shape upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    In order to overcome the stagnation often encountered in Nicosia during the summer months, a concerted effort by the state and local authorities is required as well as the rebranding of Nicosia in general. Speaking to Cyprus Weekly, President of the Nicosia Tourism Board Elena Tanou believes the capital needs to spruce itself up.

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  2. UK Navy Calls off Aegean ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Sofia News Agency

    In what appears to be an effort to steer clear of Greek-Turkish tensions, the British Royal Navy has reportedly canceled a scheduled military exercise off the southeastern Aegean island of Karpathos, which had been announced in a navigational telex issued by Ankara, to the outrage of Athens, writes. It was the second time in the last two weeks that Turkey had issued a navtex announcing that a third country would hold military exercises within Greek or Cypriot territorial waters.

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  3. Editorial: Capital planRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The recurring topic every August is Nicosia becoming a ghost town. The capital's inhabitants escape to various sea or mountain resorts on the island and abroad.

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  4. Brother collects medals awarded to teen soldier killed in Cyprus conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  5. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The turtle protection and management programme in Cyprus is recognised as one of the best in Europe and was short-listed for a Natura Award. The Department of Fisheries and Marine Research has utilised the programme since its introduction in 1978 every summer with particular attention to Lara Beach, Paphos.

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  6. StumbleuponRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Named the Asteroid Landmark, the project will be realised by the C&A Toumazis Co. and Dion Toumazis Ltd. consortium, with construction set to begin by the end of 2017, lasting 20 months.

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  7. Cyprus president: Turkish side acting 'outside UN parameters' in reunification talksRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2017 | EurActiv.com

    Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades expressed his willingness to return to the negotiations for a solution to the Cyprus problem after the failure of the talks last month. On the other hand, he said that Turkey did not intend to find a solution within the UN framework and "prefers to act outside the UN parameters".

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  8. Hot holiday weather to continue over the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    You might want to pay attention to the weather on Friday because it will be staying about the same up until next week. Monday signals the start of the traditional August 15 holiday when many local businesses close and the coastal towns are filled with holidaymakers from Nicosia mingling with overseas visitors.

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  9. Impunity is disgustingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    A middle-aged man who spends most of his life devoting himself to the promotion of intercommunal relations, a re-united Cyprus and the brotherhood of the people of the island, irrespective of ethnic, religious and of course political divisions, decided to take refuge from the roasting August sun in a hillside touristic facility in Paphos. His wife and two daughters, aged 9 and 11, were delighted.

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  10. Mr. Ioannis Kasoulides, Cyprus Minister of Foreign AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Egypt Today

    Kasoulides hailed Egypt's stance in supporting his country, especially in the conflict between Cyprus and Turkey, referring to Egypt's statement at the United Nations in this regard, which was based on Security Council resolutions and international legitimacy. "We are working with Egypt in many areas through our membership in the European Union.

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  11. 'Pink Panther' jewel thieves strike it rich in CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Police believe the internationally notorious Pink Panther gang was behind a a 100,000 plus raid on a Latsia, Nicosia jewellery store. The thieves used traffic cones to close off the road leading to the store from the Nicosia General Hospital roundabout at around 4am before ramming the shop's window with a 4 4 vehicle and making off with gold and diamond jewellery.

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  12. BanksEurope Makes It Easy to Find Banks Across EuropeRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2017 | SBWire

    ... //BanksEurope.com . Contact: Nick Normann Company: BanksEurope Phone: +357 22 500500 Address: Acropoli Ave., Nicosia, Cyprus Email: [email protected] Website: http://bankseurope.com/

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  13. Turkish troops hold exercises in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Qatar held joint military exercises with Turkish troops on Monday, Qatari media reported, showcasing their strategic alliance two months into a boycott by Arab neighbours which accuse Doha of supporting terrorism. Turkish soldiers take part in a parade to mark the 1974 Turkish invasion of Cyprus in response to a briefly lived Greek-inspired coup, in the Turkish-administered northern part of Nicosia, Cyprus July 20, 2017.

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  14. Summer storm breaks out over CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    An August storm broke out on Sunday noon in many parts of the island, taking people by surprise and destroying plans for a summer day's trip. The storm, which at least in the Nicosia area did not last long, was predicted by the Meteorological Service.

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  15. Astronomical showRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus will witness a partial lunar eclipse on Monday night which will be the first astronomical phenomenon of the summer and will see the moon turn red. According to Chrysanthos Fakas, who is the President of the Cyprus Astronomical Society , the event will be visible with the naked eye throughout the island after sundown.

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  16. Cypriot among the forgotten troops of DunkirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Seventy-seven years ago, 476 Cypriots found themselves huddled on the beaches of Dunkirk waiting for their evacuation, along with approximately 330,000 other allied troops. Perhaps overlooked, if not forgotten, Cyprus' contribution to the British war effort during WWII was considerable as, proportionally, Cyprus contributed the most troops in the Commonwealth in the fight against the Axis Powers.

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  17. Cyprus showers as Europe sweltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    It may have been raining in Nicosia on Friday but swathes of southern and eastern Europe are sweltering in temperatures above 40A C. The showers fulfilled the Meteorological Department's forecast for wet weather on Friday and over the weekend, along with a drop in temperature. Friday's maximum inland temperatures rose to around 35A C, climbing to 34A C in the north, south and east coasts, 32A C on the west coast, and 28A C in the mountains.

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  18. Sunny but wet few days forecast for CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    It will still be warm and sunny enough in most places around Cyprus to enjoy a day at the beach over the coming days, but if you are going camping in the mountains, you may want to make sure your tent really is waterproof first. Isolated showers and even thunderstorms that may include hail are anticipated around Cyprus from Friday, with the outlook for the weekend also a wet one.

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  19. Beersheba awaiting final rival before group stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    Hapoel Beersheba will find out on Friday which team stands in its way of a first ever appearance in the Champions League group stage after scrapping through to the playoffs by the skin of its teeth on Wednesday night. Beersheba players and fans breathed a huge sigh of relief at the final whistle in Razgard, Bulgaria after losing 3-1 to Ludogorets, but holding on for a 3-3 tie on aggregate which sent the two-time reigning Israeli champion through on away goals.

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  20. This Ancient Mosaic Depicts a Thrilling Chariot RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | National Geographic

    August 3, 2017 - Archaeologists uncovered an 85-foot-long mosaic from the Roman era depicting scenes of chariot races. The discovery is virtually intact, and it's one of only nine other mosaics found from the Roman era depicting the popular ancient racing sport.

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