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Several killed in train accident on bridge in Denmark Cyprus Mail

News Headline – Several killed in train accident on bridge in Denmark – Cyprus Mail News Summary – Several killed in train accident on bridge in Denmark  Cyprus Mail Train accident on central Denmark bridge kills 6, injures 16 6 killed, 16 injured in Danish bridge train accident  CTV News Several killed in Denmark after train accident, […]

Flooding Kills Three In Cyprus

Divers search a swollen river in Kyrenia, North Cyprus, December 6, 2018. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou At least three people were killed in flooding of the Kyrenia region of northern Cyprus as heavy rains lashed the Mediterranean island, local officials said Thursday. Tufan Erhurman, prime minister of breakaway northern Cyprus, visited the Ciklos and Dogankoy areas where […]

Five things to know about Cyprus

Cyprus. Photo: Newmarket Cyprus is gearing up for presidential elections on January 28 that could determine whether the divided Mediterranean island resumes a push for reunification. Here are five things to know about the popular holiday destination that has been split for almost 44 years: u2013 Aphrodite and empires u2013Nestled in the eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus […]

Breaking Cyprus president re elected for second term final result

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades on Sunday won re-election for a second term, seeing off a leftist challenger with vows to restart talks to unify the island and cement an economic recovery. Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades The official final result after a second round run-off put the conservative incumbent on 55.99 percent of the vote in […]

North Cyprus journalist takes on Turkey s mighty Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (Photo by Handout / TURKISH PRESIDENTIAL PRESS SERVICE / AFP) Jail time, angry mobs and assassination attempts – editor Sener Levent has paid a price for challenging Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and authorities in breakaway northern Cyprus through his tiny newspaper. Alongside the stacks of old papers on his […]

So Sad Handsome Nigerian Student Drowns In Cyprus

u00a0 Hassan Babatunde A 24-year-old Nigerian student has died after drowning at a beach in Cyprus. The student, identified as Hassan Babatunde, reportedly drowned at the Alagadi-2 region beach in Girne, on Wednesday afternoon. According to a media platform – Olomoinfo, Hassan was a student at the Near East University and had just transferred to […]

Emir Sanusi prevented from visiting Cyprus

The Emir of Kano and former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Muhammadu Sanusi II has been barred by Nigerian Ambassador to Turkey, Amb. Ilyasu Audu Paragalda from entering Turkish Repulblic of Northern Cyprus. This was following the Emir’s planned visit to give a lecture at the Eastern Mediterranean University, Cyprus on the 15th […]