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Words of the Week 30/2016 – Thomas Mann

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Words of the Week 30/2016 Thomas Mann Paul Thomas Mann (6 June 1875 – 12 August 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize… Continue reading

Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces – Sweet-hot Diablo Sauce

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Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces Sweet-hot Diablo Sauce Summertime is BBQ time. And a good barbecue meal tradtionally includes delicious sauces. Of course, nowadays you can find a wide range of prefabricated sauces… Continue reading

Peace and Freedom Day 2016 – Celebrations started

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Peace and Freedom Day 2016 Celebrations started Celebrations marking the 42nd anniversary of the 20th of July Peace Operation started today with a speech delivered by President Mustafa Akıncı on BRT. Ceremonies will… Continue reading

Words of the Week 29/2016 Morgan Freeman

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Words of the Week 29/2016 Morgan Freeman Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor and narrator. Freeman won an Academy Award in 2005 for Best Supporting Actor with Million Dollar… Continue reading

Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces – White Sauce with Rosemary

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Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces White Sauce with Rosemary Summertime is BBQ time. And a good barbecue meal tradtionally includes delicious sauces. Of course, nowadays you can find a wide range of prefabricated… Continue reading

Latest News – Military Coup Attempt in Turkey

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Latest News Military Coup Attempt in Turkey Supporters of Tukish President Erdogan celebrate At least 90 people have died and 1154 people have been injured following last night’s attempted military coup d’etat and… Continue reading

Food and Beverage Tradition – Global Push to make Mediterranean Diet sexy again

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Food and Beverage Tradition Global Push to make Mediterranean Diet sexy again It may be on the UNESCO Intangible Heritage List, but global experts warn the Mediterranean diet, prized for its health benefits,… Continue reading

Words of the Week 28/2016 – Snoopy

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Words of the Week 28/2016 Snoopy Snoopy is Charlie Brown’s pet beagle in the comic strip Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz. He can also be found in all of the Peanuts movies and… Continue reading

Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces – Balsamico-Molasses Sauce

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Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces Balsamico-Molasses Sauce Summertime is BBQ time. And a good barbecue meal tradtionally includes delicious sauces. Of course, nowadays you can find a wide range of prefabricated sauces in… Continue reading

Leisure Time and Tourism – Activities in Northern Cyprus

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Leisure Time and Tourism Activities in Northern Cyprus Introduction by Ralph Kratzer There are many ways to pass the time in Northern Cyprus, either as a tourist or as a resident. Of course… Continue reading

Community Help – Motorcycle Club helps Needy on Kurban Bayram

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Community Help Motorcycle Club helps Needy on Kurban Bayram By Ralph Kratzer On Kurban Bayram, in the Muslim world also known as Eid al-Adha or Bakr-Eid, which literally means “Sacrifice Feast”, it is… Continue reading

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) – Midsummer Night Party at Akdeniz Beach

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) Midsummer Night Party at Akdeniz Beach By Horst Gutowski, pictures by Mike Turner More than 50 members of the TFR, an association for foreign residents living in… Continue reading

Words of the Week 27/2016 – Henry David Thoreau

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Words of the Week 27/2016 Henry David Thoreau Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862) was an American author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, and historian.… Continue reading

Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces – Yummy Burger Sauce

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Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces Yummy Burger Sauce Summertime is BBQ time. And a good barbecue meal tradtionally includes delicious sauces. Of course, nowadays you can find a wide range of prefabricated sauces… Continue reading

Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge in Catalköy – July 2016

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Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge in Catalköy July 2016 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

TRNC demands Justice over Car Chase and beating of Turkish Cypriots

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TRNC demands Justice over Car Chase and beating of Turkish Cypriots Authorities in North Cyprus have condemned an attack against five Turkish Cypriots by three unknown men near Sotira [in South Cyprus] early… Continue reading

Words of the Week 26/2016 – Barack Obama

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Words of the Week 26/2016 Barack Obama Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician serving as the 44th President of the United States. He is the first African… Continue reading

Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ Sauces – Capers–White Wine Sauce

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Chef´s Choice – Homemade BBQ-Sauces Capers – White Wine Sauce Summertime is BBQ time. And a good barbecue meal tradtionally includes delicious sauces. Of course, nowadays you can find a wide range of… Continue reading