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Akbar to visit Cyprus from March 30 to April 1.

New Delhi, March 28 With a view to boost bilateral relations with Cyprus, Minister of State for External Affairs M.J. Akbar will pay an official visit to that country from March 30 to April 1, an official release said on Tuesday. "The visit will provide an excellent opportunity to exchange views on bilateral matters as well ...

- Yahoo! News - US

UN dinner for Cyprus leaders to restart stalled peace talks.

Turkish and Greek Cypriot leaders will meet on Sunday with hopes of getting stalled reunification talks back on track. It will be the first meeting since February between the breakaway Turkish Cypriot leader, Mustafa Akinci, and the island's Greek Cypriot president, Nicos Anastasiades. UN envoy Espen Barth Eide will host ...

- EU Observer - EU

UN dinner aims to relaunch Cyprus peace talks.

UN dinner aims to relaunch Cyprus peace talks...

- MENAFN - JO

UN dinner for Cyprus leaders in hopes of peace talks restart.

The United Nations says its envoy to Cyprus will host a dinner for the ethnically divided island's rival leaders in hopes of getting stalled reunification talks back on track.

- FOX News - US

UN to host Cyprus leaders April 2, first since talks since breakdown in February.

The leaders of Cyprus's estranged Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities will meet over dinner next Sunday in a first encounter of the two since peace talks were abruptly interrupted in February, the United Nations said on Monday.

- The Daily Star - LB

How Meghan Trainor Empowered an Entire Generation of Females.

Meghan Trainor's music focuses on the power that women have to stand up for themselves, no matter what they look like or what they've been told.  By Jenna Cyprus/Posted at;digitalmusicnews.com Ever since Meghan Trainor came out with her hit single, All … Continue reading → The post How Meghan Trainor Empowered ...

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Ooh la la! Cypriot renews Platini memorabilia record bid.

MOSFILOTI, Cyprus " A Cypriot fan of former soccer player and administrator Michel Platini renewed a bid Sunday to be entered in the Guinness Book of World Records for the biggest collection of Plantini memorabilia.Philippos...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Ooh la la! Cypriot renews Platini memorabilia record bid.

MOSFILOTI, Cyprus — A Cypriot fan of former soccer player and administrator Michel Platini renewed a bid Sunday to be entered in the Guinness...

- Townhall.com - US

Cyprus-Malta: competition, cooperation on passports.

The debate over Malta's citizenship-by-investment programme may have subsided in recent months, but on another small Mediterranean island, the same scheme is facing similar criticism – and a similar defence by the authorities. The programme introduced by the government of Cyprus in 2013, originally as a temporary measure ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Oh la la! Cypriot renews Platini memorabilia record bid.

A Cypriot fan of former soccer player and administrator Michel Platini is renewing a bid to be entered in the Guinness Book of World Records for the biggest collection of Plantini memorabilia.

- FOX News - US

Oh la la! Cypriot renews Platini memorabilia record bid.

MOSFILOTI, Cyprus — A Cypriot fan of former soccer player and administrator Michel Platini is renewing a bid to be entered in the Guinness...

- Townhall.com - US

Greece still stuck in bailout due to lack of political consensus

In contrast with Cyprus, a lack of political will among Greece's political parties and appetite for cooperation has kept the country locked in a painful bailout programme, experts have warned. EURACTIV Greece reports.

- EurActive - UK

Cyprus: gas search will continue despite Turkish 'threats'

Cyprus said Friday it won't give up a search for oil and gas off its shores despite a call to stop by Turkey which warned that it would "take all necessary measures to protect its interests" in the eastern Mediterranean, as well as those of breakaway Turkish Cypriots.

- The Daily Star - LB

Cyprus: gas search will continue despite Turkish 'threats'

Cyprus says the search for oil and gas off its shores will continue after Turkey said that it would "take all necessary measures to protect its interests" in the eastern Mediterranean, as well as those of breakaway Turkish Cypriots.

- FOX News - US

Cyprus: gas search will continue despite Turkish 'threats'

NICOSIA, Cyprus " Cyprus says the search for oil and gas off its shores will continue after Turkey said that it would "take all necessary measures to protect its interests" in the eastern Mediterranean, as well as those of breakaway...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Greece still mired in bailout due to lack of political consensus

In contrast with Cyprus, a lack of political will among Greece's political parties and appetite for cooperation has kept the country locked in a painful bailout programme, experts have warned. EURACTIV Greece reports.

- EurActive - UK

Paul Manafort used Wilbur Ross' Bank of Cyprus to handle all his illicit Russian funding needs

TrumpWorld is a land of coincidences. Some of those are happy, like how nice it was that Secretary of Commerce  Wilbur Ross had a bank perfectly suited to launder the money that Paul Manafort raked in helping to spread Putin-ism throughout Eastern Europe, including the $12.7 million Manafort is accused of stealing ...

- Daily Kos - US

Fed probe into Manafort extends to cash transfers in Russia money laundering-linked Cyprus

The U.S. government investigation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, crossed the Atlantic earlier this year to the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus, once known as a haven for money laundering by Russian billionaires. Treasury agents in recent months obtained information connected to ...

- The Japan Times - JP

A look at Cyprus banks, now tied to ex-Trump campaign chief

NICOSIA, Cyprus " Federal investigators have been examining financial transactions in Cyprus related to President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort. Here is some history behind the island nation's once-notorious...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

U.S. probes banking of ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort

The U.S. government investigation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, crossed the Atlantic earlier this year to the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus, once known as a haven for money laundering by Russian billionaires. Treasury agents in recent months obtained...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Official: Cyprus' rival leaders could meet socially in March

An official says the leaders of ethnically divided Cyprus could meet socially by the end of the month as a first step to kick-starting stalled reunification talks.

- FOX News - US

Manafort Had Murky Dealings Routed Through Cyprus: Report

US Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transactions involving President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, as part of a federal anti-corruption probe into his work in Eastern Europe, the AP reports. Information about Manafort's transactions was turned over ...

- Newser - US

Manafort's offshore banking under examination by US government

Transactions made via Cyprus bank by Trump's former campaign chairman are being investigated by the U.S. Treasury Department The post Manafort's offshore banking under examination by US government appeared first on Macleans.ca.

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The investigation into Paul Manafort is growing

REUTERS/Carlo AllegriWASHINGTON — US Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transactions involving President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort as part of a federal anticorruption investigation into his work in Eastern Europe, The Associated Press has ...

- Business Insider - US

Paul Manafort is reportedly under investigation by the U.S. Treasury's financial crimes unit

U.S. Treasury Department agents investigating former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's work in Eastern Europe have received information this year about Manafort's offshore financial transactions in Cyprus, The Associated Press reported early Thursday, citing "a person familiar with the case." Cypriot investigators ...

- The Week - US

REVEALED: Paul Manafort's shadowy Cyprus bank transactions under investigation by US Treasury

The U.S. Treasury Department is probing the offshore financial transactions of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort as part of a federal anti-corruption probe into his work in Ukraine. Information related to the transactions was turned over earlier this year to the department's Financi...

- The Raw Story - US

The investigation into Paul Manafort is growing

REUTERS/Carlo AllegriWASHINGTON — U.S. Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transactions involving President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, as part of a federal anti-corruption probe into his work in Eastern Europe, The Associated Press has ...

- Business Insider - US

Cyprus president: Turkey vote prevents peace talks progress

Cyprus' president says he and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres share the view that progress in efforts to reunify the ethnically divided island is unlikely before next month's referendum in Turkey on expanding presidential powers.

- FOX News - US

Cyprus takes over New York

A moment to celebrate before making its case as premier business destination

- LloydsList - UK

Infections during pregnancy may interfere with key genes associated with autism and prenatal brain development

In a study published today in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, researchers at the University of Cyprus, University of Cambridge, University of California, San Diego, and Stanford University used rats and mice to help map the complex biological cascade caused by the mother’s immune response, which may lead to important ...

- University of Cambridge - UK

Cyprus poachers kill 2.3 million songbirds in 2016

Poachers in Cyprus killed an estimated 2.3 million birds in autumn 2016, including 800,000 on a British military base, conservation groups said Thursday. The birds, including several species that use Cyprus as a key stop-off point on their migration between Europe and Africa, are trapped with nets or glue-covered perches ...

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