Cyprus Mirror - RSS - http://www.cyprusmirror.com/ CYPRUS MIRROR Daily News | LEADING NEWS SOURCE FOR CYPRUS (c) 2000 - 2020 Cyprus Mirror en Fri, 24 Jan 2020 06:47:50 +0200 2020-01-24T06:47:50+02:00 en (c) 2001 - 2020 Cyprus Mirror http://www.cyprusmirror.com/images/logo-en.gif 29985 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/ Cyprus Mirror - RSS - Cyprus Mirror News "We see President Akıncı as a leader who can achieve quick results": TDP leader Özyiğit http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7596-we-see-president-akinci-as-a-leader-who-can-achieve-quick-re Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:13:00 +0200 15:13 Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:13:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7596-we-see-president-akinci-as-a-leader-who-can-achieve-quick-re Communal Democracy Party (TDP) leader Cemal Özyiğit said that the TDP will be giving full support to President Mustafa Akıncı if he decides to run for a second term. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Met Office issues a warning for strong winds http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7593-met-office-issues-a-warning-for-strong-winds-23012020 Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:42:00 +0200 14:42 Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:42:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7593-met-office-issues-a-warning-for-strong-winds-23012020 The Met Office warned the public for the strong winds that expected affect Cyprus on Thursday evening accompanied by low temperatures. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS 'Legendary' T/C Football club Çetinkaya calls on Fifa to allow international matches http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7581-legendary-t/c-football-club-cetinkaya-calls-on-fifa-to-allow Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:13:00 +0200 16:13 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:13:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7581-legendary-t/c-football-club-cetinkaya-calls-on-fifa-to-allow The legendary Turkish Cypriot football club Çetinkaya has asked Fifa that teams from TRNC to be allowed to play against teams from abroad. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Turkey obtained gas survey studies: Greek Cypriot official http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7580-turkey-obtained-gas-survey-studies-greek-cypriot-official--2 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:55:00 +0200 15:55 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:55:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7580-turkey-obtained-gas-survey-studies-greek-cypriot-official--2 Greek Cypriot authorities confirmed on Wednesday that Turkey had obtained studies carried out by Italian energy firm ENI prior to drilling for natural gas in East Med. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS 'UBP is the TRNC's guarantee': PM Tatar http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7579-ubp-is-the-trncs-guarantee-pm-tatar-22012020 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:28:00 +0200 15:28 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:28:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7579-ubp-is-the-trncs-guarantee-pm-tatar-22012020 Prime Minister Ersin Tatar has said that the importance of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) in the region was growing in light of developments in the Eastern Mediterranean. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Resurrection Party (YDP) nominates Erhan Arıklı for Presidential election http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7578-resurrection-party-(ydp)-nominates-erhan-arikli-for-presiden Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:23:00 +0200 15:23 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:23:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7578-resurrection-party-(ydp)-nominates-erhan-arikli-for-presiden The Resurrection Party (YDP) nominated its party leader Erhan Arıklı as its candidate for the upcoming presidential elections. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Fireball meteor reported over Cyprus http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7574-fireball-meteor-reported-over-cyprus-22012020 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 10:26:00 +0200 10:26 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 10:26:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7574-fireball-meteor-reported-over-cyprus-22012020 A bright fireball meteor had been observed after 10 pm in the sky over Cyprus on Tuesday night. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Cockfight photos cause stir on social media http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7573-cockfight-photos-cause-stir-on-social-media-22012020 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 10:21:00 +0200 10:21 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 10:21:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7573-cockfight-photos-cause-stir-on-social-media-22012020 Activists have called on authorities to intervene after photos appeared on social media of men holding roosters after cockfights, reports said on Tuesday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Some EU countries are attempting to mediate in Cyprus: Deputy PM Özersay http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7572-some-eu-countries-are-attempting-to-mediate-in-cyprus-deputy Wed, 22 Jan 2020 09:40:00 +0200 09:40 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 09:40:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7572-some-eu-countries-are-attempting-to-mediate-in-cyprus-deputy Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay said on Tuesday that some EU countries are attempting to mediate in Cyprus over natural resources. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS 'Turkish Cypriots can benefit from the resources without a solution if the Greek Cypriots can': Deputy PM Özersay http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7565-turkish-cypriots-can-benefit-from-the-resources-without-a-so Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:16:00 +0200 16:16 Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:16:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7565-turkish-cypriots-can-benefit-from-the-resources-without-a-so Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay has said that Turkish Cypriots are on the path to becoming leading actors in the Eastern Mediterranean. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS EastMed project is absent of scientific realities and rationale: President Akıncı http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7563-eastmed-project-is-absent-of-scientific-realities-and-ration Tue, 21 Jan 2020 14:38:00 +0200 14:38 Tue, 21 Jan 2020 14:38:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7563-eastmed-project-is-absent-of-scientific-realities-and-ration President Mustafa Akıncı has said that science diplomacy was most needed in the Eastern Mediterranean. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS We didn't issue these licenses for nothing: Deputy PM Özersay http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7545-we-didnt-issue-these-licenses-for-nothing-deputy-pm-ozersay Mon, 20 Jan 2020 15:46:00 +0200 15:46 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 15:46:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7545-we-didnt-issue-these-licenses-for-nothing-deputy-pm-ozersay Turkish and TRNC officials have issued messages in response to statements made by the Greek Cypriot side branding Turkey a ‘pirate state’ for new drilling planned off the coast of Cyprus. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Greek Cypriot leadership' statement contradicts with the calls of UNSG: MFA http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7544-greek-cypriot-leadership-statement-contradicts-with-the-call Mon, 20 Jan 2020 15:16:00 +0200 15:16 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 15:16:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7544-greek-cypriot-leadership-statement-contradicts-with-the-call The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday said that it will continue to take steps to protect its interests in the Eastern Mediterranean. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS The struggle to defend and protect the rights of Turkish Cypriots will continue: President Akıncı http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7543-the-struggle-to-defend-and-protect-the-rights-of-turkish-cyp Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:58:00 +0200 14:58 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:58:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7543-the-struggle-to-defend-and-protect-the-rights-of-turkish-cyp President Mustafa Akıncı has said that the struggle to defend and protect the rights of Turkish Cypriots will continue. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS TRNC hosts a FIFA member team after many years http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7542-trnc-hosts-a-fifa-member-team-after-many-years-20012020 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:39:00 +0200 14:39 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:39:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7542-trnc-hosts-a-fifa-member-team-after-many-years-20012020 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) is hosting a FIFA and UEFA member country’s football team for winter camp for the first time in decades. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Cold rainy weather to continue http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7541-cold-rainy-weather-to-continue-20012020 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 11:02:00 +0200 11:02 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 11:02:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7541-cold-rainy-weather-to-continue-20012020 Cold, cloudy and rainy weather will continue on Monday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Drilling for energy is our right: Deputy PM Özersay http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7538-drilling-for-energy-is-our-right-deputy-pm-ozersay-20012020 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 10:22:00 +0200 10:22 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 10:22:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7538-drilling-for-energy-is-our-right-deputy-pm-ozersay-20012020 The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) will conduct energy drilling through the licenses it granted to the Turkish Petroleum Corporation (TPAO), said the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister on Sunday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS PM Ersin Tatar to run for 2020 Presidency http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7535-pm-ersin-tatar-to-run-for-2020-presidency--18012020 Sat, 18 Jan 2020 15:21:00 +0200 15:21 Sat, 18 Jan 2020 15:21:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7535-pm-ersin-tatar-to-run-for-2020-presidency--18012020 Prime Minister Ersin Tatar announced on Saturday that he will run for presidential race that will take place in April 2020. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Financial blockage on road safety project lifted: Minister Atakan http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7524-financial-blockage-on-road-safety-project-lifted-minister-at Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:13:00 +0200 16:13 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:13:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7524-financial-blockage-on-road-safety-project-lifted-minister-at Minister of Transportation and Public Works Tolga Atakan said on Friday the financial blockage lifted for the road safety project that will allow the installation of rail guards at center median on the highway between Gönyeli roundabout and Boğaz junction. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Yavuz vessel heads off to new destination named "Lefkoşa1" http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7521-yavuz-vessel-heads-off-to-new-destination-named-lefkosa1-170 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:48:00 +0200 14:48 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:48:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7521-yavuz-vessel-heads-off-to-new-destination-named-lefkosa1-170 Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Dönmez announced on Friday that the Yavuz drillship which was anchored off the coast of Mersin for maintenance was to set to depart to its new location. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Ship runs aground at Famagusta port http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7520-ship-runs-aground-at-famagusta-port-17012020 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:33:00 +0200 12:33 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:33:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7520-ship-runs-aground-at-famagusta-port-17012020 A Tanzania-flagged cargo vessel that was anchored outside the port of Famagusta has run aground due to the adverse weather conditions, it was reported on Friday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Businessman Falyalı applies to undertake the costs of unfinished Denktaş's mausoleum project http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7519-businessman-falyali-applies-to-undertake-the-costs-of-unfini Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:26:00 +0200 12:26 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:26:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7519-businessman-falyali-applies-to-undertake-the-costs-of-unfini Turkish Cypriot Businessman Halil Falyalı on Friday officially submitted an application to Prime Minister’s office for undertaking the costs of unfinished mausoleum of founding President Rauf Denktaş. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS Repairs of Old City walls underway http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7511-repairs-of-old-city-walls-underway-16012020 Thu, 16 Jan 2020 16:22:00 +0200 16:22 Thu, 16 Jan 2020 16:22:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7511-repairs-of-old-city-walls-underway-16012020 The Office of Presidency announced on Thursday that the work to restore the collapsed sections of the old city walls in Lefkoşa between Tabya Bastion and Arabahmet quarter is continuing. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS EC Chief sends letter to President Akıncı http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7508-ec-chief-sends-letter-to-president-akinci-16012020 Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:28:00 +0200 15:28 Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:28:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7508-ec-chief-sends-letter-to-president-akinci-16012020 The newly elected President of the EU Commission Ursula von der Leyen has sent President Mustafa Akıncı a letter of reply, thanking him for the congratulatory message he had sent her earlier. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS UBP launches a series of visits to political parties ahead of Presidential election http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7507-ubp-launches-a-series-of-visits-to-political-parties-ahead-o Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:14:00 +0200 15:14 Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:14:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS/n7507-ubp-launches-a-series-of-visits-to-political-parties-ahead-o Prime Minister Ersin Tatar has visited the Resurrection Party (YDP) and Democrat Party (DP) on Wednesday to discuss the latest developments and upcoming presidential elections. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c128-NORTH_CYPRUS