Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 8)

Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 8)

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    Nov 25, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Larnaca Tourism Board has called on human visitors to the town's Salt Lakes, currently graced with flamingos, to do their best not to disturb the birds. Noting that these particularly sensitive birds were easily upset, the Board said being approached so closely by people put their well-being in peril.

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  2. Protest against child abuse sentences reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Cyprus Women's Lobby on Friday demonstrated outside the Supreme Court in Nicosia in protest to the recent reduction of the prison sentences of two men convicted of sexually exploiting two underage girls. The Supreme Court on Wednesday reduced the sentences of prominent Larnaca businessman Constantinos Lefkaritis, 59, and 37-year-old Nicos Nicolaou from Oroklini.

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    Nov 25, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus takes over the chairmanship of the Council of Europe at a crucial moment when Europe has to face many challenges including terrorism and the refugee crisis. This is what Parliamentary Assembly of Council Europe President Pedro Agramunt said in Nicosia on Friday at a meeting of the Standing Committee.

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  4. Kasoulides: Cyprus talks are still aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides says Cyprus talks have not broken down despite last weekend's failed attempts to find a breakthrough at the summit in the Swiss resort of Mont Pellerin. Kasoulides said that internal issues must be resolved between the two leaders before other countries sit at the negotiating table when asked about the possibility of a five-country summit in the future.

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  5. Half-a-million cattle set for Bluetongue vaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus is seeking to vaccinate half-a-million farm animals against Bluetongue in a bid to ensure that there will be no outbreaks of the fever when warmer weather returns in Spring. Following the recent panic over the outbreak which appeared in mid-September, around a hundred farms - including cows, sheep and goats - were shown to have been affected.

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  6. Art lecture by Susanne PfefferRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Point Centre for Contemporary Art is organising a talk by curator and director of Fridericianum Museum in Kassel, Susanne Pfeffer, at 6pm. What: Art lecture by Susanne Pfeffer When: Saturday, 26 November Where : Point Centre for Contemporary Art, 2 Evagorou Ave, Nicosia.

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    Nov 25, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Nicosia CID have begun questioning persons of interest as investigations into alleged corruption at the Nicosia Sewerage Board deepens. Police investigators began probing the offices of SAL after an audit inspection of the books by Auditor General Odysseas Michaelides last year, during which he reportedly identified a string of discrepancies and suspicious payments and invoices.

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  8. Labyrinth of LiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cine Studio will be showing the German film Labyrinth of Lies from November 25 until November 27. What: Labyrinth of Lies When: Friday, 25 November - Saturday, 27 November Where : Cine Studio, , 46 Makedonitissas Avenue, Nicosia. The film follows a young prosecutor in post-war West Germany, who investigates a massive conspiracy to cover up the Nazi pasts of prominent public figures.

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  9. Flying the crashed Cyprus planeaRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2016 | Turkish Daily News

    A British colleague, who has been following the Cyprus problem right from the start in 1963, once said the Cyprus talks were very much like a plane that smoothly takes off every 10 years before making a crash landing each time. Greek Cypriot leader Nikos Anastasiades has declared his readiness to resume talks from the point they collapsed on Monday night at Mont Pelerin in Switzerland.

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  10. Anastasiades keen to 'keep the doors open'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    President Nicos Anastasiades says he still believes the on-going process for a Cyprus settlement can yield the results both communities are hoping for and warrants "keeping the doors open". Speaking on Thursday after signing a book of condolences for former Greek President Costis Stephanopoulos at the Greek Embassy in Nicosia, Anastasiades said: "We want to keep the doors open and we believe that the process currently underway, as long as what has been agreed on is implemented, can yield what the two communities are anticipating".

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  11. Cyprus Central Bank: economy to grow 2.7 percent in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Fredericksburg.com

    Thanksgiving is celebrated with special meals, spending time with family and being thankful. As a Muslim, I celebrate this day with the intent NICOSIA, Cyprus - Cyprus' Central Bank chief says the island nation's economy will grow by slightly more than 2.7 percent of gross domestic product in 2016 and will hover at around the same levels for the next two years.

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  12. Children at Artwork and Play exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The European Bi-Communal Program A Confrontation through ArtA has completed almost 20 workshops in art, drama and animation in four villages around Cyprus. The two program partners, the European Mediterranean Art Association and the Rooftop Theatre Group have the great pride and pleasure to exhibit all the artworks created by the children and youth of Solia, Lefke, Rizokarpaso and Athienou during the summers of 2015 and 2016, in one show: Children at Artwork and Play The Confrontation through Art program for children and youth has brought together a plurality of program partners, particularly from the Solia and Lefka area, and the work done to bring the two regions closer through the applied arts workshops, is truly innovative.

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  13. Cyprus president: Ready to resume peace talks after impasseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, left, speaks with Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, right, next to Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary-General on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide, 2nd right, and Elizabeth Spehar, Deputy to the Secretary-General's Special Adviser on Cyprus, 2nd left, during the Cyprus Talks, in Mont Pelerin, Switzerland Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016. NICOSIA, Cyprus - Cyprus' president said Wednesday that he's ready to pick up where talks aimed at reunifying the ethnically divided island left off earlier this week after hitting an impasse and throwing the 18-month old peace process into question.

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    Nov 23, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    ... remain in the memories of all who knew him. He quietly departed this life on Sunday, November 6th, 2016 in Nicosia, Cyprus where he went to have a surgery that he hoped would restore his ability to walk and run around with his grandchildren as he ...

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  15. Cyprus 'determined' for more peace talks: president Nicosia (AFP) -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades said Wednesday he was determined to continue peace talks aimed at uniting the island, after UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon warned against missing a "historic opportunity" for peace. The latest UN-brokered negotiations between Anastasiades and his Turkish Cypriot counterpart Mustafa Akinci held in Switzerland this month ended on Tuesday with no agreement, with the two sides still far apart on the key issue of land-for-peace.

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  16. Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders should build on 'substantial' achievements a " BanRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | United Nations

    Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide with Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades and the Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci. Photo: UNFICYP 23 November 2016 – Noting the “best efforts” of the Turkish Cypriot leader and the Greek Cypriot leader at the United Nations-brokered talks held recently in Switzerland, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged them to continue their efforts in line with their shared commitment to do their utmost in order to reach a settlement in 2016.

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  17. UN chief: Cyprus peace talks impasse 'temporary setback'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    People stand on the Venetian wall behind a fence at the Turkish Cypriot controlled area and looks to the Greek Cypriot part in the divided capital Nicosia, on the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus, Sunday, Nov. 20, 201... NICOSIA, Cyprus - United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon appealed to Cyprus' rival Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders not to let a 'historic opportunity' to reunify the ethnically divided island slip away, Ban's spokesman said Wednesday, after pivotal talks at a Swiss resort hit an impasse.

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  18. Un SG calls on Cyprus leaders not to give upRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday called on the leaders of Cyprus not to give up on their efforts to reach a settlement in spite of the recent Mont Pelerin disappointment. In a Wednesday afternoon announcement, the UN said that Ban had been updated on developments and, while sharing the disappointment of the two leaders, encourages them to continue their effort.

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  19. Ankara, Athens seek ways to revive failed Cyprus talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Turkish Daily News

    The Turkish Foreign Ministry called on all parties of the Cyprus talks to determine a date for an immediate five-party conference, with the participation of Turkey, Greece and the United Kingdom as guarantor powers, along with the island's two communities, amid a parallel continuation of negotiations. Foreign Ministry spokesperson HA1 4seyin MA1 4ftA1 4oAYlu said on Nov. 23 that "a valuable opportunity has been missed" at a critical phase of the negotiation process between the Turkish and Greek Cypriots, as talks this week in Mont Pelerin, Switzerland, ended without a deal.

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  20. Official: Must stick to rules for Cyprus talks to continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Cypriot part in the divided capital Nicosia, on the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus, Sunday, ... more NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Cyprus' government spokesman says talks at a Swiss resort to reunify the ethnically split island broke down because ...

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