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  1. The two negotiators had a nice long chatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis and his Turkish Cypriot counterpart Ozdil Nami met to prepare the groundwork for Thursday's talks between the divided island's two community leaders. The two negotiators will meet again on Monday, while President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci will take a stroll in the Nicosia old city centre on Saturday morning.

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  2. Calls to reopen road through bufferzoneRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    There was a peaceful gathering on Friday calling for opening up a road passage to connect Athienou with Piroi village, cutting through the bufferzone in some places. Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot mayors came together in Athienou village, along with community leaders, to highlight the fact that locals have to drive twice the distance to reach Nicosia instead of using a bypass to reach the capital in a matter of minutes.

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  3. Jean Claude Juncker to visit Cyprus in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades on Friday met in Riga European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker who is to visit the divided island in July. Nicosia wants to see a special EU envoy appointed and a more active involvement of the bloc in the recently re-launched UN-brokered Cyprus peace talks.

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  4. Rugby fun day for allRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    An extravaganza for young rugby players is being held at the Paphos Tiger's home ground in Tala next week, with teams from around the island taking part. Held under the umbrella of the Cyprus Rugby Federation, the family day rugby festival aims to spread the word about the fun of the sport for both youth and adults and will feature matches between young players and senior games.

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  5. Cyprus leaders to stroll down old NicosiaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and newly-elected Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci will have a meeting on Saturday "of a social nature", an official announcement said on Friday. Last week, Anastasiades and Akinci met for almost four hours after an eight months-long freezing of the UN-brokered peace process.

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  6. Negotiators meeting to prepare groundworkRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    A new meeting on Friday between Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis and his Turkish Cypriot counterpart Ozdil Nami aims at preparing the groundwork for Thursday's talks between the divided island's two community leaders. "The prevailing climate at the negotiating table is positive and encouraging, but the path towards substantial results is still a long one," an insider told the Cyprus Weekly.

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  7. Rain predicted for Friday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Meteorological Services on Friday have predicted a high probability of isolated showers or even thunderstorms for this afternoon across the Island. Meteorologist Sophia Louca told The Cyprus Weekly: "We expect rain on Friday afternoon with temperatures at 28IOEC inland and then we predict cloudy to fine weather by Friday night".

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  8. Nireas triathlon returns to LarnacaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    The annual Nireas-Larnaca Triathlon - the largest of its kind in the town - will be taking place this Sunday, May 24. This year, the event is expected to attract record numbers of participants. Organised by Nireas Triathlon and Larnaca Municipality, the event consists of two distances; Triathlon & Relay - 1.5km swim, 40km bike, 10km run, and Sprint Triathlon & Relay - 750m swim, 20km Bike, 5km run.

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  9. ICC asks Cyprus not to take further FBME measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    The International Chamber of Commerce's Arbitral Tribunal has called on Nicosia to abstain from taking any measures that would destroy irrevocably the business of FBME Cyprus pending completion of arbitration. A press release on Friday said that ICC asked Nicosia to also notify any measure regarding FBME Cyprus 30 days in advance.

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  10. The aspects of beingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    By Mary Anglberger Though she started out as a lawyer, Evi Haraki Mahera quite literally went back to the drawing board; on a quest for more colour and freedom in her life, she left her chosen profession to study art at the Open College of Arts in the UK. Evi's coming exhibition will be showing work created as a result of the new awareness which has been filling her personal surroundings and which also seems to be quite the trend on the island lately.

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  11. Man shot whilst on his balconyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    A man suffered minor facial injuries in the early hours of Friday morning after shots were fired against his house in Nicosia. According to police, the 38-year-old victim suffered minor injuries to his face after somebody fired two rounds against house with a hunting rifle.

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  12. 3 men to be tried after violence during Cyprus Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Cyprus police say three men will be tried after violence marred the Cyprus Cup final and forced a 45-minute interruption. A judge ordered the men to post 2,000 euros each in bail and barred them from attending any soccer matches until their Sept.

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  13. Clinton ally promises to cooperate with Benghazi investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CNN

    ... minds," she told reporters. Angry demonstrators rip the American flag from the United States Embassy in Nicosia, Cyprus, on August 19, 1974, during a demonstration against American policy on Cyprus. Rodger Davies, the U.S. ambassador to Cyprus, was ...

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  14. WHO Director-General and WHA President present annual public health awardsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... Memorial Prize for Public Health was presented to the Thalassaemia International Federation based in Nicosia, Cyprus. The Federation aims to improve the survival and quality of life of patients with thalassaemia around the world. In just over 25 ...

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  15. Statement by the European Commission, the ECB and the IMF on CyprusRead the original story

    Wednesday | International Monetary Fund

    Following the recent visit to Nicosia by teams from the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission , in liaison with the European Central Bank , to review Cyprus's economic reform program, staff-level agreement has been reached on policies that could serve as a basis for completion of the reviews. Cyprus's economic reform program, which is supported by financial assistance from the European Stability Mechanism and the IMF, aims to foster economic recovery and job creation by restoring financial sector stability, strengthening public finances, and implementing reforms to increase long-run growth.

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  16. KSNT NewsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2013 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... reports ( http://bit.ly/YQ8fyA ) a Yucaipa businessman staged an elaborate April Fool's joke on Monday. NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Barbed wire-topped walls stretch across the narrow, twisted streets of Nicosia's walled medieval city, where abandone ...

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  17. CYPRUS: Gender diversity - far from reality'Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Financial Mirror

    Members of the WISTA network of women at management level in the maritime industry were not at all surprised to hear that equal opportunities and equal pay for women are still far from reality in Cyprus. The results of the study were presented by Anna Koukkides Procopiou, President of the International Association for the Promotion of Women of Europe at a regular WISTA meeting.

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  18. CULTURE: Korean Embassy in Cyprus celebrates 20th AnniversaryRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Financial Mirror

    Korean Week featuring an academic seminar, quality films and a photo exhibition The Korean Embassy celebrates the 20th anniversary of diplomacy between the Republic of Korea and the Republic of Cyprus with a series of events showcasing the Korean culture and promoting the relations between the two countries. The Korean Week launches on the 25th of May with an international academic seminar at the University of Nicosia.

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  19. Cantor digitization to wrap up this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Mountain View Voice

    ... museum also shared its records and images for over 1,000 ancient Cypriot works with the Cyprus Institute in Nicosia, Cyprus. Making the collection accessible to all seems in keeping with the Center's free admission and its ongoing collaborations ...

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  20. Large fire next to Nicosia-Limassol MotorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Cyprus Weekly

    A massive fire next to the Nicosia-Limassol motorway, close to the village of Pera Choriou, has been causing problems to drivers on Wednesday lunchtime. The fire which is now under control, burnt two hectares of fields and caused issues to drivers due to the vast amount of smoke billowing across the highway.

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