What he wanted to do

Here are the measures proposed by Finance Minister Christodoulos Christodoulou to the House last Thursday: Rejected by the House: * 25-cent increase on every packet

Soldier stabbed in bayonet ‘game’

DEFENCE Minister Yiannakis Omirou yesterday ordered an investigation into an incident at a Larnaca National Guard camp in which a soldier was injured in the

Probe into alleged malpractice

A LAWYER from the attorney-general’s office has been appointed by the Council of Ministers to examine a case of alleged malpractice involving two public service

Water chief cleared of criminal action

A GOVERNMENT investigation into allegations that a top civil servant was using his subordinates to carry out construction work on his home in Nicosia on

Briton remanded as drugs suspect

THE British flat-mate of a Dane flown home on Thursday to face drug trafficking charges was yesterday remanded suspected of drug pushing. Famagusta District Court

Arson suspected after car blaze

POLICE were yesterday investigating a suspected arson attack on a car in the Larnaca district. The car, belonging to 19-year-old National Guardsman Adamos Kirgias, went

Young Greens hit the beaches

YOUNG environmentalists will hit the beaches today, whatever the weather, in an attempt to set a good example by cleaning them up. The youth wing

Ormidhia protesters to block road again

THE Dhekelia-Ayia Napa road will be blockaded again today by residents of Ormidhia protesting against government plans to route the Larnaca-Famagusta motorway through their land.