BoC return sets market alight

By Hamza Hendawi THE BANK OF Cyprus made its eagerly-awaited comeback to the Cyprus Stock Exchange yesterday, and, what a comeback it was.Titles from the

Disy rift widens

By Martin Hellicar EFFORTS by Disy deputy Rikkos Erotokritou to heal a bitter reshuffle rift within the ruling party seemed to be floundering yesterday. On

Turkish Cypriot shot in Limassol

A TURKISH Cypriot man living in Limassol survived a gun attack for the third time on Sunday. The shooting took place at 2.15am on Sunday

Police investigate Sri Lankan rape claim

POLICE are investigating allegations by a 46-year-old Sri Lankan housemaid that she was abducted and raped at knifepoint on Sunday morning in Nicosia. The unnamed

Work to begin soon on second desalination plant

WORK on the island’s second major desalination plant, outside Larnaca, is to begin “soon”, Government spokesman Michalis Papapetrou announced yesterday. Papapetrou said a contract had

Local politics will get worse, warns Galanos

By Charlie Charalambous CONTROVERSY over political parties involved in shady deals during Louis’ private placement offer compelled Alexis Galanos to quit politics after 23 years