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# cyprus - Saturday 7 May, 2016

'It's not a decision I can make, I just have to keep scoring'

Cillian Sheridan speaks to The42 about his hopes of playing for Ireland again and life in Cyprus.

# cyprus - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Irish striker Cillian Sheridan helps fire his side to Cypriot Cup final

The former Celtic man is in a rich vein of form in Cyprus.

# cyprus - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

British hostage had photo taken with EgyptAir hijacker

“I figured if his bomb was real I’d nothing to lose anyway”.

# cyprus - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

“It’s over”: Plane standoff ends after hijacker surrenders in Cyprus

The Department of Foreign Affairs here has confirmed no Irish citizens were involved.

Cypriot president criticised for ‘there’s always a woman’ remark after plane hijack Always A Woman Involved This post contains videos

Cypriot president criticised for ‘there’s always a woman’ remark after plane hijack

President Nicos Anastasiades made the comments in response to reports that the hijacker had acted to try and communicate with his ex-wife.

# cyprus - Thursday 3 December, 2015

The UK began bombing Isis in Syria just hours after last night’s vote War

The UK began bombing Isis in Syria just hours after last night’s vote

Six targets were the focus of RAF Tornado jets.

# cyprus - Thursday 3 September, 2015

From The42 Gareth Bale is single-handedly leading Wales to Euro 2016 after scoring another winner Reliant This post contains videos

Gareth Bale is single-handedly leading Wales to Euro 2016 after scoring another winner

The Real Madrid star bagged the only goal of the game as Chris Coleman’s side cemented their place at the top of Group B.

# cyprus - Sunday 9 August, 2015

From The42 Journalist dies from beating over Facebook football row RIP

Journalist dies from beating over Facebook football row

A 30-year-old photo and video journalist for a number of online publications passed away in hospital.

# cyprus - Monday 23 February, 2015

British soldier who went to Syria to fight ISIS found and returned to unit

The 19-year-old told his family he was joining the Kurdish fighters because ‘these guys need our help’.

# cyprus - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From The42 Macedonia and 3 other occasions when Ireland have been humbled by a minnow Upsets

Macedonia and 3 other occasions when Ireland have been humbled by a minnow

Slip-ups against lesser opposition aren’t a common occurrence but are we due one?

# cyprus - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

A painting of a ballerina putting on her shoe – worth €6 million – has been stolen

The piece of art wasn’t insured. Ouch.

# cyprus - Monday 14 July, 2014

Cypriots file ‘war crimes’ complaint against Turkey at International Criminal Court

Complaint criticises Turkish settlement activity in breakaway northern Cyprus.

# cyprus - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The42 No biggie, just Rio Ferdinand joining Cillian Sheridan’s title-winning celebrations Living The Dream

No biggie, just Rio Ferdinand joining Cillian Sheridan’s title-winning celebrations

Not content with scoring the winning goal in the Cypriot league decider, the Cavan man had Rio and Jody over for tea.

# cyprus - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From The42 Irish striker Cillian Sheridan clinches league win for APOEL Nicosia In Form Forward This post contains videos

Irish striker Cillian Sheridan clinches league win for APOEL Nicosia

The Cavan footballer scored the only goal in a narrow win.

# cyprus - Friday 28 March, 2014

From Business ETC Cyprus was still imposing post-bailout cash withdrawal limits until today Bailout

Cyprus was still imposing post-bailout cash withdrawal limits until today

The €300 limit was intended to prevent a run on the country’s banks.

# cyprus - Monday 30 December, 2013

The 11 biggest international stories of 2013

Here’s what happened around the world in 2013.

# cyprus - Thursday 21 November, 2013

From Business ETC Cyprus university now letting you pay fees with Bitcoins Tuition

Cyprus university now letting you pay fees with Bitcoins

The country was one of the first to embrace Bitcoins after people moved their savings to the online currency following its controversial bailout.

# cyprus - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

From Business ETC Slight rise in EU unemployment rate Jobless Numbers

Slight rise in EU unemployment rate

The biggest increases in unemployment were in Greece and Cyprus. Ireland is seventh worst out of the 28 EU members.

# cyprus - Friday 27 September, 2013

Cyprus gets €1.5bn from EU’s emergency fund

The crisis-hit nation has now received half of the package it was pencilled to get from the ESM.

# cyprus - Friday 6 September, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day

# cyprus - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Britain sends six Typhoon jets to Cyprus base

However, the country said they are not deploying them to take part in military action against Syria.

# cyprus - Friday 5 July, 2013

Cyprus launches criminal investigation into banking crisis

The investigation will focus on possible offences between 2006 and 2013 committed by individuals who are potentially responsible for the economic crisis.

# cyprus - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

IMF gives the ok for €1 billion bailout loan for Cyprus

The IMF said the money is intended to stabilise the country’s ravage financial system.

# cyprus - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Column: Who’s next in line to be consumed by the European crisis?

While other countries are showing signs of difficulty, it’s Spain’s deterioration which could bring the euro crisis to its most dangerous point, writes Tom McDonnell, who asks where Europe goes from here?

# cyprus - Friday 12 April, 2013

Cyprus eases controls on stricken banks – but keeps €300 withdrawal limit

The restrictions were imposed to prevent a run on the banks during the dramatic Cyprus bailout.

# cyprus - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Aaron McKenna: While the Eurozone is floundering, the US is seeing growth – but why?

The EU needs to either get on with integration, proper banking and political union or separate into amicable trading partners and neighbours, writes Aaron McKenna.

# cyprus - Thursday 4 April, 2013

ECB chief Draghi admits initial Cyprus bailout plan was ‘not smart’

The head of the European Central Bank was speaking as the eurozone’s central bank left interest rates unchanged at 0.75 per cent today.

My Cyprus, changed forever

Tamer Fakahany, a deputy managing editor with Associated Press, recalls the displacement of Cypriots he witnessed as a boy – and why its present travails have inspired him to return with his young son.

# cyprus - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Cyprus finance minister resigns

Michalis Sarris had been chariman of Laiki Bank, whose failure was a major contributor to the island’s major financial problems.

# cyprus - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Bank of Cyprus customers could lose up to 60 per cent of savings

Senior Bank of Cyprus official Mario Skandalis confirmed the figures, although he said they had not been finalised and a final announcement was expected by Monday.

# cyprus - Friday 29 March, 2013

Cyprus Central Bank eases domestic restrictions

The regulator made the announcement to clarify the capital control rules it introduced this week to prevent a run on the country’s banks.

From Business ETC Cyprus president: Crisis is ‘contained’ and we won’t leave eurozone Cyprus

Cyprus president: Crisis is ‘contained’ and we won’t leave eurozone

Nicos Anastasiades has also thanked the Cypriot public for their “maturity and collectedness” as the banks reopened.

Column: EU unity is little more than fiction in the wake of Cyprus being hung out to dry

The Cypriot case demonstrates that the European authorities are now prepared to cross the rubicon into the appropriation of deposits. It seems clear that this crisis has seen the Eurozone enter a new and dangerous phase, writes John O’Brennan.

# cyprus - Thursday 28 March, 2013

With limits on cash withdrawals, Cypriot banks reopen calmly

The restrictions on withdrawals, cashing of cheques and taking money abroad will be lifted within a month, the country’s foreign minister said today.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here’s what you should know this morning as you kick off your Thursday.

# cyprus - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Cyprus says banks to reopen tomorrow with tight controls

A limit of €300 will be placed on withdrawals.

Fears of Cyprus-style hit on bank deposits ‘scaremongering’, says MEP

Fine Gael’s Sean Kelly says there’s “no connection whatsoever” between the situations in Ireland and in Cyprus.

# cyprus - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

# cyprus - Monday 25 March, 2013

Updated: All banks in Cyprus will now stay closed until Thursday

Earlier it had been reported that all banks, aside from the country’s two biggest financial institutions, would reopen tomorrow.

Column: It’s been an emotional upheaval but at least Cypriots are standing united

The people of Cyprus are no strangers to losing their belongings, as history has shown, writes Yiota Demetriou – who questions why her country is getting the short end of the stick.

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