Turkey Denies EU Compromise on Opening its Ports to Greek Territory

Turkish officials denied Friday a television channel’s claim that Turkey had reached a compromise with the European Union on opening its ports to Greek...

Rival Cypriot Leaders Schedule New Meeting Regarding U.N. Negotiations

President of the Republic of Cyprus Demetris Christofias and Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu will be holding a new meeting on January 12th.  It...

Cypriot FM Kyprianou Condemns Turkey for Basketball Incident

Foreign Minister Marcos Kyprianou has condemned Turkish officials’ efforts to exploit politically against the Republic of Cyprus.  This refers to the recent incident after an international...

European People’s Party President Condemns Turkish Cypriot Christmas Liturgy Incursion

European People's Party (EPP) President Wilfried Martens, condemned in Brussels the evacuation and sealing-off of the church in Rizokarpaso village by the Turkish occupying...

German Chancellor Merkel’s Visit to Cyprus on January 11th

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will pay a short working visit to Cyprus on Jan. 11th, the Cyprus government announced Tuesday. It will be the first...

Cyprus Contemplates Legal Action Against American Porn Film Footage of KEO Beer

A church-backed beverage company from Cyprus is contemplating legal action after one of its beer products appeared in an American pornography film. Company executives of...

Turkish Cypriot ‘Grinches’ Steal Christmas, Stop Holiday Liturgy

Turkish forces in the occupied area of Karpasia in Northern Cyprus have presented a new challenge regarding the celebration of Christmas by Christians living...

FIBA Sanctions in Cypriot – Turkish basketball brawl

Following FIBA Europe’s decision to sanction APOEL Nikosia for the post-game violence that marred Tuesday’s Eurochallenge game with Pinar Karsiyak, FIBA voiced its support...

Cyprus: Dead doctor’s organs give new life to four this Christmas

The family of a 43-year-old doctor who died on Thursday has donated his organs for transplant, giving hope to four suffering fellow human beings...

Cyprous: Naked Aphrodite In the News

Cypriot diplomats are furious with the interior ministry for failing to consult with the foreign ministry before issuing passports with a depiction of a...