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TRNC News 6.3.2017 Akinci: “We want new partnership in political equality”

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Akıncı: ‘‘We want a new partnership in political equality” President Mustafa Akıncı has said, “We want new partnership with Greek Cypriots which is based on political equality.” Responding to questions from an AA… Continue reading

Esentepe Fun, Run and Ramble 2017

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By Margaret Sheard ….. It won’t be too long before people will be enjoying the annual Esentepe Fun, Run and Ramble 2017 which is being held on Sunday 9th April, always a fun… Continue reading

North Cyprus – new concept of wooden houses

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By Margaret Sheard ….. I have previously reproduced an article on cyprusscene.com about a new concept of wooden eco-houses which was courtesy of “Union” magazine  – (translated from the Russian – Soyuz magazine).… Continue reading

TRNC News 3.3.2017 Eide to meet leaders to put negotiations on track again

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Eide to meet with leaders to put negotiations on track again The UN Secretary General’s Special Adviser to Cyprus Espen Barth Eide is expected to meet with the two leaders separately following the… Continue reading

TRNC News Review 2nd March 2017

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Erdoğan calls on ECO members to increase solidarity with the TRNC, in the face of unjust international isolation Addressing the General Assembly of the 13th Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Heads of State Summit… Continue reading

TRNC News Review – 1st March 2017

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Akıncı addresses General Assembly of the 13th Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Heads of State Summit Yesterday, President Mustafa Akıncı addressed the General Assembly of the the 13th Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Heads of… Continue reading

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) weekly meetings east side

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By Margaret Sheard ….. It has been very difficult for us to travel to Lapta to attend the weekly get-togethers of The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) so we were delighted to… Continue reading

North Cyprus Events Calendar from 3rd March 2017

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A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus.  For those charity fund-raisers, venues etc. which would like to include an event in the Events Calendar, contact www.cyprusscene.com    The Events Calendar is… Continue reading

14th Orchid Walk for KAV (Cancer Research Foundation)

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By Margaret Sheard ….. The 14th Orchid Walk in aid of KAV (Cancer Research Foundation) will be held on Sunday 5th March covering the route from Kozanköy to Karşiyaka.  The walk will start… Continue reading

Blakes Lounge Bar and Bistro – Tony Wand on 10th March

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By Margaret Sheard ….. Apologies to Tony Wand and all Blakes Lounge Bar and Bistro fans.  On the recently published article of forthcoming events in March at Blakes I omitted to include the… Continue reading

TRNC News 28.2.2017 Akinci: “Not right to say negotiations collapsed completely”

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Akıncı: “It is not right to say that negotiations collapsed completely” President Mustafa Akıncı has said that it is not right to say that negotiations have collapsed completely, adding “Now, we are waiting… Continue reading

Blakes Lounge Bar and Bistro, Alsancak – March events

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Blakes Lounge Bar and Bistro in Alsancak is a lovely venue to visit for a drink, and a bite to eat in a nice atmosphere with background music.   In addition there are music… Continue reading

Concert at Ataturk Cultural Centre by Lefkoşa Belediye Orchestra

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For music lovers, there is to be a concert at the Ataturk Cultural Centre on Tuesday 7th March starting at 8pm, which has been arranged jointly by the Lefkoşa Municipality and the Rotary… Continue reading

TRNC News 27.2.2017 Çavuşoğlu: “Enosis is the basis of all problems in Cyprus”

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Çavuşoğlu: “Enosis is the basis of all problems in Cyprus” Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu reacted to the recent Enosis decision of the Greek Cypriot Parliament, stressing that Enosis, which aims to unite… Continue reading

Roots Bar, Kucuk Erenkoy, Fun Dog Show

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By Margaret Sheard ….. People love to show off their dogs, so for all dog lovers there will be a Fun Dog Show at Roots Bar in Kűçűk Erenköy on Sunday 26th March. … Continue reading

North Cyprus : the Canakkale POW Cave

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By Chris and Fred (alias Kuzey Kibris and Nord Zypern) The Canakkale POW Cave.  Or:  How to get fooled by the Ministry of Tourism I had heard some rumours about a POW cave… Continue reading

Richard Chamberlain – Cyprus Scenes and Way of Life in 1954

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By Richard Chamberlain … I was only 18 years old when I arrived in Cyprus on 28th May 1954 and landed at the old Nicosia International Airport.  There were about 100 soldiers on… Continue reading

TRNC News 24.2.2017 Burcu to Greek Cypriot side – stop distorting the truth

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Burcu to the Greek Cypriot side: “Try to understand Turkish Cypriot people, stop distorting the truth” The Presidential Spokesperson Barış Burcu called upon the Greek Cypriot authorities to try to understand the feelings… Continue reading