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President Anastasiades Statement After Meeting UNSG Ban ki-Moon

Below is the full statement by President Nicos Anastasiades after his meeting with UN Secretary-General Ban ki-Moon in New York.

“I would like to express my total satisfaction with the meeting with the Secretary- General, not only because we had the opportunity to reiterate our positions and our readiness and determination to work for a solution of the Cyprus problem the soonest possible, but also because we had the opportunity to hear from the Secretary-General about his determination and readiness to contribute and assist, initially through his new Special Adviser and later, if there is actual progress, through personal involvement.

Jazz & Blues Singer Sarah Fenwick Releases New Single 'Love's Incurable'

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Renowned jazz and blues singer Sarah Fenwick and brilliant guitarist Marinos Neofytou have released their new blues single 'Love's Incurable' on iTunes. Click here to buy the tune.

Taken from their duet CD 'Jazz Way', the song is an original blues tune in the Delta blues style, stripped down to the bare chords and voice in the genre made famous by the one-and-only US songwriter Robert Johnson.

Featuring lyrics by Sarah Fenwick, and arrangement by Marinos Neofytou, 'Love's Incurable' has the raw smoothness that characterises the duet's sound, which one fan described as being like silk brushing against sandpaper.

Caesarean born kids have higher long term health risks - Documentary

The way we give birth has changed dramatically over the past 30 years. Some leading scientists are warning that these changes could have serious repercussions for the lifelong health of our children. “MICROBIRTH” is a new feature-length documentary and the premiere had over 700 screenings worldwide on Saturday 20th September 2014.

Jihadists Arrested in Cyprus - Intelligence Service

Authorities are on full alert after the intelligence service arrested 10 jihadists who used a Cyprus airport to travel from European countries to Iraq and Syria, reports Simerini newspaper, citing the head of the service Andreas Pentaras.

President Anastasiades Meets US Sec. State John Kerry

cyprus news john kerry anastasiadesPresident Nicos Anastasiades, who is visiting New York to address the UN, met with US Secretary of State John Kerry, and discussed the Cyprus problem and the island's regional role.

“It was a totally productive and useful meeting during which the focus was on the new phase of the process to resolve the Cyprus problem and the need for a more active involvement and exertion of pressure towards the country, which can influence so as to have catalytic developments,” said Mr. Anastasiades.

The Week Video News 21-29 September, 2014

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Core Issues Targeted in Next Phase of Peace Talks, UN Envoy Calls for Win-Win

The toughest issues in the Cyprus problem are to be tackled by the Greek-and-Turkish Cypriot negotiators, according to information from Cyprus' leaders and the United Nations.

Govt. Denies Plan To Tax Pension Benefits, Amid Teacher Strike

The government has no intention to tax the lump sum received by government employees at the end of their careers, said government spokesman Nicos Christodoulides, amid a one-day strike by primary school teachers.

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