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Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge in Catalköy – January 2015

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Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge in Catalköy January 2015 By Ralph Kratzer The Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge Bakery and Bistro in Catalköy continue and have become a regular popular… Continue reading

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) – Glögg from Santa Claus

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) Glögg from Santa Claus by Ralph Kratzer A sure sign that Christmas is just around the corner is the annual Glögg afternoon of the association The Foreign… Continue reading

Words of the Week 42/2014 – Michelangelo

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Words of the Week 42/2014 Michelangelo Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), commonly known as Michelangelo, was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the… Continue reading

Chef´s Choice – Winter Warmers (Soups) – Part 3

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Chef´s Choice Winter Warmers (Soups) – Part 3 by Chef It’s now been a few months since our dear friend Nigel Watson died. On the internet forum “northcyprusforum.net”, launched and mainly operated by… Continue reading

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) – Christmas Dinner 2014

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) TFR Christmas Dinner 2014 by Ralph Kratzer More than 100 members of the association The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) accepted the invitation of the… Continue reading

Heavy rains cause chaos in North and South Cyprus

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Heavy rains cause chaos in North and South Cyprus Heavy rains which swept across much of the country caused widespread flooding, particularly in the capital Lefkoşa. The torrential rain which battered parts of… Continue reading

Rainfall set to continue this week

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Rainfall set to continue this week The meteorology department has announced that unsettled conditions are set to continue this week with more rain forecast for tomorrow and later in the week. Temperatures will… Continue reading

Royal British Legion – RBL Theatre Players perform Showstoppers!

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Royal British Legion (RBL) RBL Theatre Players perform Showstoppers! By Ralph Kratzer The RBL Theatre Players are an integral part of cultural life in North Cyprus since years. After last year´s big success with the… Continue reading

Charity Dinner at Levant Restaurant in Karmi – Tex-Mex Night

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Charity Dinner at Levant Restaurant in Karmi Tex-Mex Night by Ralph Kratzer After the successful German Night presented by Ilka Auerbach some days ago, the Karmi Commuinity Cooks now present a Tex-Mex Night at… Continue reading

North Cyprus – St Andrew´s Ball 2014 or Bavaria meets Scotland

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St Andrew´s Ball 2014 or Bavaria meets Scotland by Ralph Kratzer Scots and Bavarians have some things in common! First, we are mountain people. What the Scottish Highlands mean for the Scots it is… Continue reading

Committee on Missing Persons welcomes donation from Turkey

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CMP welcomes donation from Turkey The Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) on Wednesday welcomed a donation of  USD 100,000 from Turkey. “This tenth donation brings the Turkish financial assistance to the CMP to… Continue reading

Words of the Week 40/2014 – Maya Angelou

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Words of the Week 40/2014 Maya Angelou Maya Angelou born Marguerite Annie Johnson (April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American author, poet, dancer, actress and singer. She published seven autobiographies,… Continue reading

Chef´s Choice – Winter Warmers (Soups) – Part 2

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Chef´s Choice Winter Warmers (Soups) – Part 2 To view part 1 again – click here! by Chef It’s now been a few months since our dear friend Nigel Watson died. On the… Continue reading

The Cyprus Problem – Intractable or insoluble?

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The Cyprus Problem – Intractable or insoluble? Hopes of settling the Cyprus problem are starting to look unrealistic EUROPEAN UNION countries loudly criticise Russia for creating frozen conflicts in Georgia, Moldova and, now, Ukraine.… Continue reading

Turkish flight veers off course over presidential palace in South Cyprus

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Turkish flight veers off course over presidential palace in South Cyprus A commercial flight of Turkish low-cost airline Pegasus veered off course on Tuesday and flew over the [Greek Cypriot] presidential palace due to… Continue reading

Chef´s Choice – Winter Warmers (Soups) – Part 1

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Chef´s Choice Winter Warmers (Soups) – Part 1 by Chef It’s now been a few months since our dear friend Nigel Watson died. On the internet forum “northcyprusforum.net”, launched and mainly operated by… Continue reading