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no responses. December 27, 2018

Snow and cold on the cards for Thursday


Snow and cold on the cards for Thursday

Snow and cold on the cards for Thursday Fresh snow fell on Troodos overnight, as Cyprus braced for its coldest night on Thursday. Around two centimetres […]

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no responses. December 27, 2018

White House mulls new year executive order to bar Huawei, ZTE purchases


White House mulls new year executive order to bar Huawei, ZTE purchases

White House mulls new year executive order to bar Huawei, ZTE purchases By David Shepardson and Diane Bartz WASHINGTON, Dec 27 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump […]

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no responses. December 27, 2018

Bar review: Bono Bar, Limassol


Bar review: Bono Bar, Limassol

Bar review: Bono Bar, Limassol Even though the summer heat is a thing of the past my need for a thirst-quenching beer is not. It feels […]

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no responses. December 27, 2018

Explosive device wounds police officer in central Athens – state TV


Explosive device wounds police officer in central Athens – state TV

Explosive device wounds police officer in central Athens – state TV ATHENS, Dec 27 (Reuters) – An explosive device wounded a police officer when it went […]

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no responses. December 27, 2018

Indonesia reroutes all flights around erupting Anak Krakatau volcano


Indonesia reroutes all flights around erupting Anak Krakatau volcano

Indonesia reroutes all flights around erupting Anak Krakatau volcano By Bernadette Christina Munthe and Cindy Silviana JAKARTA, Dec 27 (Reuters) – Indonesia on Thursday raised the […]

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no responses. December 27, 2018

EU’s Oettinger sees chance British parliament votes for Brexit deal in January


EU’s Oettinger sees chance British parliament votes for Brexit deal in January

EU’s Oettinger sees chance British parliament votes for Brexit deal in January BERLIN, Dec 27 (Reuters) – European Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said on Thursday there is […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018

Brighton hold Arsenal to stop losing run


Brighton hold Arsenal to stop losing run

Brighton hold Arsenal to stop losing run BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 1 ARSENAL 1 Dec 26 (Reuters) – Brighton & Hove Albion came from a goal […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018

Liverpool coast past Newcastle, Tottenham move into second after City lose again


Liverpool coast past Newcastle, Tottenham move into second after City lose again

Liverpool coast past Newcastle, Tottenham move into second after City lose again LEICESTER CITY 2 MANCHESTER CITY 1 Dec 26 (Reuters) – Manchester City suffered their […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018

Plant of the week: Christmas plant guards against evil


Plant of the week: Christmas plant guards against evil

Plant of the week: Christmas plant guards against evil Name: Holly (Ilex aquifolium) Otherwise known as: Hulm, Holy Tree, Christ’s Bush Habitat: An evergreen shrub member […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018

Japan to withdraw from International Whaling Commission


Japan to withdraw from International Whaling Commission

Japan to withdraw from International Whaling Commission By Kaori Kaneko TOKYO, Dec 26 (Reuters) – Japan will withdraw from the International Whaling Commission (IWC) and resume […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018

Magnitude 4.8 earthquake hits Sicily, some damage, few injuries


Magnitude 4.8 earthquake hits Sicily, some damage, few injuries

Magnitude 4.8 earthquake hits Sicily, some damage, few injuries CATANIA, Italy, Dec 26 (Reuters) – An earthquake measuring magnitude 4.8 hit the area north of Catania […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018

Indonesia issues “extreme weather” warning for tsunami-hit coast near Krakatau


Indonesia issues “extreme weather” warning for tsunami-hit coast near Krakatau

Indonesia issues “extreme weather” warning for tsunami-hit coast near Krakatau Indonesia, Dec 26 (Reuters) – Indonesian authorities warned on Wednesday of “extreme weather and high waves” […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018

Turkey determined to push east of Euphrates “as soon as possible”


Turkey determined to push east of Euphrates “as soon as possible”

Turkey determined to push east of Euphrates “as soon as possible” By Sarah Dadouch and Gulsen Solaker ISTANBUL, Dec 25 (Reuters) – Turkey is determined to […]

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no responses. December 26, 2018

Solskjaer, Spurs and Benitez share spotlight on Boxing Day


Solskjaer, Spurs and Benitez share spotlight on Boxing Day

Solskjaer, Spurs and Benitez share spotlight on Boxing Day Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United homecoming, Tottenham’s bid to break into the top two and Rafael Benitez’s […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

Christmas Karkashialiki


Christmas Karkashialiki

Christmas Karkashialiki The festive events are going on until the very last day of the year. Adding a different note to the Christmas activities, is an […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

Political stumbles, savvy activists knock Canada’s oil sector to its knees


Political stumbles, savvy activists knock Canada’s oil sector to its knees

Political stumbles, savvy activists knock Canada’s oil sector to its knees A decade ago, Canada‘s oil sector was growing so fast it was predicted to become a […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

Dances and songs from Spain, Hungary and Greece


Dances and songs from Spain, Hungary and Greece

Dances and songs from Spain, Hungary and Greece Dances and songs from Spain, Hungary and Greece is the title of an upcoming event at Technopolis 20 […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

A Frida Kahlo-inspired play


A Frida Kahlo-inspired play

A Frida Kahlo-inspired play Flowers in the hair, colourfully painted skulls and thick eyebrows are all associated with Frida Khalo. This Mexican painter, 64 years after […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

Archbishop: rules out ‘solution at any cost’


Archbishop: rules out ‘solution at any cost’

Archbishop: rules out ‘solution at any cost’ ARCHBISHOP Chrysostomos said on Tuesday that the Greek Cypriot side should not seek the resumption of the talks for […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

Will the real Santa Claus please stand up


Will the real Santa Claus please stand up

Will the real Santa Claus please stand up THERE is no Santa Claus in Cyprus. There is no Santa Claus at all per se. There are […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

Away in a manger


Away in a manger

Away in a manger THE WAY THINGS ARE Colette NiReamonn Ioannidou   Christmas causes much diversity in human emotions. For some it is a gaudy, money-spending […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

Having walked back to happiness hiker has eyes on Cyprus


Having walked back to happiness hiker has eyes on Cyprus

Having walked back to happiness hiker has eyes on Cyprus To walk, day after day, is a wonderful way to clean out one’s mind of all […]

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no responses. December 25, 2018

At least the capital got its main square back for Christmas


At least the capital got its main square back for Christmas

At least the capital got its main square back for Christmas NICOSIA got its Christmas present a bit early. Four days before Christmas, it was finally […]

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no responses. December 24, 2018

Neither decorations nor lavish meals for many this Christmas


Neither decorations nor lavish meals for many this Christmas

Neither decorations nor lavish meals for many this Christmas AS DECORATIONS fill homes and streets, and as the majority of people indulge in lavish meals and […]

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