Cyprus

  • Criminal case against Jagdish Tytler's son 06-12-2013 06:46 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Economics offences wing has filed a criminal case against arms dealer Abhishek Verma and Jagdish Tytler's son Siddharth Tytler following a complaint by a Cyprus based company. The company has filed a complaint against the duo for duping them of five crore rupees. Meanwhile, Jagdish Tytler...
  • Players warned about football clubs in Cyprus, Greece and Turkey 21-08-2013 09:03 PM

    Hoofddorp, Netherlands: Professional footballers have been warned by the world players' union FIFPro to think twice before signing to play for clubs in Cyprus, Greece or Turkey. Players were advised to be especially wary of clubs who were not playing in European competition, with FIFPro saying many of those teams...
  • Marussia give Tio Ellinas first F1 test 17-06-2013 07:54 PM

    London: Formula 1 team Marussia have handed Tio Ellinas of Cyprus his first Formula 1 test. The Marussia young driver programme member Ellinas will conduct a scheduled straight-line aerodynamic evaluation with the team at United Kingdom's Kemble Airfield Tuesday. The 21-year-old Cypriot is now in his second season competing with...
  • Switzerland beat Cyprus 1-0 in FIFA World Cup qualifier 09-06-2013 07:00 PM

    Geneva: Switzerland took a huge step toward Brazil on Saturday when substitute Haris Seferovic scored in the 90th minute for a 1-0 victory over Cyprus in a World Cup qualifying match. The Swiss moved four points clear atop their Group One a day after closest challengers Albania and Iceland both...
  • Early wins for Croatia, Germany 23-03-2013 05:33 AM

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  • Fitch warns may downgrade 6 euro zone nations 17-12-2011 09:37 AM

    New York: Fitch Ratings on Friday warned it may downgrade Belgium, Italy, and four other euro zone countries in the absence of a "comprehensive solution" to the region's debt crisis. The ratings agency placed the ratings of Belgium, Spain, Slovenia, Italy, Ireland and Cyprus in credit watch negative, which means...
  • 2G: ED team leaves for Cyprus for probe 05-07-2011 10:24 PM

    New Delhi: A team of investigators has left for Cyprus to track the money trail of alleged kickbacks in connection with the 2G spectrum allocation scam. The investigators, drawn from the Enforcement Directorate, are looking for alleged investments and links related to Unitech, an accused in the 2G scam. A...
  • Cyprus: Indian steals ex-prez corpse, jailed 17-05-2011 09:17 AM

    Nicosia: Three people, including an Indian, have been jailed for stealing the corpse of a former Cyprus president from his grave two-and-a-half years ago, a media report said. A three-judge assize court in Nicosia on Monday imposed a 20-month prison sentence on two brothers, one of whom has already been...
  • Turkish N-plans on Mediterranean raise fears 02-04-2011 03:01 PM

    Ankara: Turkey plans to build a coastal nuclear power plant close to an earthquake-prone area; dismissing neighbors' fears that Japan's nuclear disaster shows that the new plant could be a risk to the whole Mediterranean region. Greece and Cyprus say the move is a gamble that could cause catastrophe and...
  • UN to evacuate staff from Egypt 03-02-2011 04:49 PM

    Nicosia: Some 350 people working for the United Nations in Egypt will be evacuated to Cyprus because of security concerns in the country, a spokesman for the UN peacekeeping mission on the Mediterranean island said on Thursday. Rolando Gomez said two UN chartered aircraft will each conduct two round-trip flights...