Gunfight in Xylotymbou

By Martin Hellicar AN ARGUMENT over money led to a shoot-out between two Xylotymbou men in the main street of their village in the early

Turks fine and release bus driver

By Martin Hellicar A GREEK Cypriot bus driver detained by the Turks on Wednesday was yesterday fined £77 by a ‘court’ in the north and

Talks to resume on Jan 31

The UN announced officially last night that the second round of proximity Cyprus settlement talks would begin in Geneva on January 31, the CyBC reported.

Neophytou to chair Y2K meeting

COMMUNICATIONS Minister Averoff Neophytou yesterday chaired a meeting on the millennium bug and any problems that may arise from the transition to the next century.

Denktash and Clerides exchanged wishes only

By Jean Christou GOVERNMENT spokesman Michalis Papapetrou yesterday confirmed that President Clerides and Turkish Cypriot leader Rauf Denktash had exchanged New Year greetings by phone.