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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 13:49:02 GMT

Cyprus National Council convenes ahead of Mont Pelerin UN-led peace talks  -  Famagusta Gazette
Τhe National Council, the top advisory body to the President of the Republic on the Cyprus issue, convenes on Sunday ahead of the UN-led peace talks at Mont Pelerin, in Switzerland, between 7-11 November, concentrating on the territorial aspect of the ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 12:24:46 GMT

Daylight Saving Time: Divided Cyprus now split by time  -  Luxemburger Wort - English Edition
(AFP) Cypriots on Sunday woke up to find that their Mediterranean island is divided not only by a UN-patrolled ceasefire line but also by a time difference. When the clocks go back in the Greek Cypriot south, the time will not change in the Turkish ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 11:48:45 GMT
Paphos marina hits new stumbling block  -  Cyprus Mail
Demetriades said he believes the joint venture company will overcome this hurdle, and already a consortium of three Cyprus banks are prepared to back the venture financially. He said that the relevant banks are the Bank of Cyprus – which is the leading ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 11:41:16 GMT
Kasoulides on a working visit to Moscow on Monday  -  Cyprus Mail
According to the press release, as a result of the EU's anti-Russian sanctions and Russian countermeasures, trade and economic cooperation between Cyprus-Russia had declined and both countries are looking for ways of rectifying the situation.
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 10:09:08 GMT
The world record-holding rugby team that didn't even get a chance to qualify for the World Cup  -  The42
However, the International Rugby Board (IRB) rejected the Cyprus Rugby Federation (CRF) application for membership and so a group of players — most of whom were English-born amateurs funding their own flights to and from Cyprus — were left with a ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 09:05:07 GMT
Cyprus Premiership: Ndugga's Mormenekse away to Lefke  -  Kawowo Sports
The Cyprus top flight football league resumes on Monday with one single game when Mormenekse F.C travels to Nicosia for a date with Lefke. Mormenekse, home to Ugandan international Lawrence Ndugga has played five games, winning and losing twice ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 08:47:32 GMT
House President begins official visit to Iran  -  Cyprus Mail
The Chairman of the Foreign Policy and National Security Committee Alaeddin Boroujerdi is also the Chairman of the Friendship Group of Iran with Cyprus. Syllouris will also meet with the Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran, ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 08:40:00 GMT

Malta triumphs against Cyprus  -  MaltaToday
The defence from Cyprus didn't allow Malta to finish some promising moves. Cyprus had the wind behind them but struggled to get out of their half. Malta turned down several penalty kicks in front, to keep imposing their superiority in the front row ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 05:47:09 GMT
Cyprus' new division: two time zones now a reality  -  Cyprus Mail
But Cyprus could very well now be included in the list of countries with more than one time zones, albeit much bigger ones or those with sovereignty over other areas. France for instance, has the most time zones, 12, as it also has sovereignty over a ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 05:37:01 GMT
'Quality care for all women'  -  Cyprus Mail
As well, someone from the Bank of Cyprus oncology centre is present, as the hospital unit closely cooperates with the centre. The new unit treats all women who have breast cancer, early and advanced stages. But all treatment does not necessarily take ...