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  1. January 12, 2010

    Cypriot media chief shot dead

    Cyprus police on Tuesday were seeking a gunman who shot dead the chief executive of the island’s largest private media group...

  2. December 15, 2008

    Cyprus's 'Mr No' refused to make peace with Turks

    Tassos Papadopoulos, the former president of Cyprus dubbed "Mr No" for his sustained opposition to making peace with the...

  1. December 14, 2008

    Cyprus’s ‘Mr No’ who refused to make peace

    Tassos Papadopoulos, the former president of Cyprus dubbed “Mr No” for his sustained opposition to making peace with the...

  2. December 1, 2008

    Lawsuit against FT withdrawn

    Tassos Papadopoulos, the former Cyprus president, has withdrawn a long-running libel suit against the Financial Times after...

  3. June 6, 2008

    Honouring the Czechs

    Brussels Blog (Tony Barber): With apologies to France, whose eagerly awaited European Union presidency has not yet even...

  4. Brussels Blog

    June 5, 2008

    Honouring the Czechs

    With apologies to France, whose eagerly awaited European Union presidency has not yet even started, it is tempting to cast...

  5. March 12, 2008

    Hopes for fresh Cyprus talks

    Greek Cypriots want to open talks with their Turkish counterparts after four years of deadlock, according to the new...

  6. March 11, 2008

    Hopes rise ahead of Cyprus unity talks

    Greek Cypriots will talk directly to their Turkish counterparts after four years of deadlock, the country’s new foreign...

  7. February 27, 2008

    Observer: Stay or go?

    Rumours have been swirling in Brussels that Markos Kyprianou, the Cypriot health commissioner, is heading home. Kyprianou,...

  8. February 25, 2008

    Chance for Cyprus

    A communist election victory on a quarrelsome east Mediterranean island is not normally taken to be a harbinger of good...

  9. February 24, 2008

    Communist wins Cyprus’ presidential vote

    Demetris Christofias, the Cyprus Communist party leader, won a run-off presidential vote by a clear margin on Sunday,...

  10. February 22, 2008

    Communist battles ex-minister in Cyprus

    After pollsters’ predictions proved spectacularly wrong in the first round, Greek Cypriots are looking to internet betting...

  11. Brussels Blog

    February 21, 2008

    Cyprus renews EU's faith in magic of democracy

    Oh, the magic of democracy! Three European election results have lifted spirits in Brussels: Poland’s parliamentary vote of...

  12. February 19, 2008

    Turkey quiet on Cyprus election

    Turkey gave a muted response yesterday to the defeat of Tassos Papadopoulos in the first round of voting in the...

  13. February 18, 2008

    Incumbent trails in Cyprus poll

    Yiannakis Cassoulides, the pro-European rightwing candidate, last night held a narrow lead over two rivals in Cyprus's...

  14. February 18, 2008

    Papadopoulos defeat offers peace talks hope

    Tassos Papadopoulos, the nationalist incumbent, was eliminated from Cyprus’s presidential election race on Sunday, opening...

  15. February 16, 2008

    Hardline Cypriot president keeps narrow edge in polls

    Tassos Papadopoulos, the hardline incumbent, is expected to finish first in tomorrow's Greek Cypriot presidential election...

  16. February 15, 2008

    Hardliner set to win Cyprus polls

    Tassos Papadopoulos, the hardline incumbent, is expected to finish first in Sunday’s Greek Cypriot presidential election but...

  17. February 6, 2008

    Greek Cyprus watches Kosovo’s move

    Now the Serbian presidential election is over, the unilateral independence of Kosovo is likely to be declared within a...

  18. February 6, 2008

    Greek Cyprus watches with hostility Kosovo's move towards independence

    Now the Serbian presidential election is over, the unilateral independence of Kosovo is likely to be declared within a...

  19. July 11, 2007

    Cypriot communists to contest poll

    Akel, the Cyprus communist party, said yesterday it would field a candidate in February's presidential election in a move...

  20. June 28, 2007

    Cyprus leader faces summons

    Cypriot president Tassos Papadopoulos may be called as a witness in a libel case in Cyprus. The case concerns allegations...

  21. June 27, 2007

    Cyprus leader faces summons

    Cypriot president Tassos Papadopoulos may be called as a witness in a libel case in Cyprus. The case concerns allegations in...

  22. December 14, 2006

    Correction: Antexol Ltd

    * A report on October 31 of court proceedings in Nicosia in which Pambos Ioannides gave evidence as former director of an...

  23. December 8, 2006

    Editorial: Turkey gives its EU ambitions a chance

    Turkey needs the European Union and the EU needs Turkey. The stakes are so high that no trifling dispute should divide...

  24. November 3, 2006

    Decades of division weigh heavily on negotiations

    The danger of a "train wreck" in Turkey's negotiations to join the European Union has been looming for months. Most of the...

  25. July 10, 2006

    Civil and political rights

    MONDAY 10 Civil and political rights The United Nations human rights committee meets in Geneva (to July 28) to assess how...

  26. July 10, 2006

    Hope as UN talks on Cyprus revive

    Tassos Papadopoulos, the Greek Cypriot leader, is set to discuss strategy with Greek leaders in Athens today, after making...

  27. July 9, 2006

    Greece backs reunification talks on Cyprus

    Greece on Monday threw its weight behind a new United Nations-sponsored initiative to restart talks on the reunification of...

  28. July 4, 2006

    Leaders of divided Cyprus meet

    Tassos Papadopoulos and Mehmet Ali Talat, the Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders, met yesterday for the first time, at an...

  29. June 6, 2006

    Ex-minister says Cyprus aided money laundering

    Serbia's former justice minister accused Greek Cypriot authorities yesterday of complicity in the illegal transfer of...

  30. May 22, 2006

    Greek Cypriots deal blow to unification hopes

    Greek Cypriot voters dealt a blow to the United Nations blueprint for reunifying the island by increasing the nationalists’...

  31. May 22, 2006

    CYPRUS HARDLINERS MAKE POLL GAINS

    Hardline political parties that oppose a United Nations-backed plan to reunify Cyprus made significant gains yesterday in...

  32. May 19, 2006

    Win for hardliners expected in Greek-Cypriot election

    The threat of a permanent division of Cyprus will loom larger if, as expected, a majority of voters back hardline political...

  33. August 15, 2005

    Greece probes aircraft crash

    Investigators were yesterday examining the possibility that a sudden drop in cabin pressure caused a Greek Cypriot airliner...

  34. August 14, 2005

    Helios Airways’ offices raided after Athens crash

    Police raided the Larnaca offices of Helios Airways on Monday in a search for documents that would establish whether charges...

  35. July 27, 2005

    Blair's Cyprus talks fail to unify leaders

    The leaders of Turkey and Cyprus clashed on Wednesday, in spite of an attempt by Tony Blair, British prime minister, to...

  36. May 12, 2005

    UN to host new Cyprus peace talks

    A senior Greek Cypriot diplomat will hold talks with United Nations officials in New York on Monday on reviving peace...

  37. February 17, 2005

    Greek Cypriots angry at US visit to Turkish north

    The Greek Cypriot government has criticised as "politically incorrect" today's arrival of a US commercial mission in the...

  38. February 16, 2005

    Nicosia condemns US mission to northern Cyprus

    The Greek Cypriot government has criticised as "politically incorrect" Thursday's arrival of a US commercial mission to the...

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