Daily Archives: June 19, 2001

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Enlarged National Council doesn’t fit in Clerides’ office

THE NATIONAL Council yesterday convened for the first time in its new enlarged format with 22 members, including representatives of the eight parties elected to Parliament in the May 27 elections.

But President Glafcos Clerides’ office in the Presidential Palace was too small to host all the members of the National Council, so the meeting was held in the sitting room.

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CY submits new Olympic bid

CYPRUS Airways (CY) yesterday confirmed that it had submitted the final details of its bid to purchase a 51 per cent stake in the flagging Greek carrier Olympic.

The deadline was yesterday afternoon, but the paperwork had already arrived in London at the investment bank handling the deal, Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB), by the morning.

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Police seek two men over murder of Russian businessman

POLICE were yesterday looking for two men in connection with the murder of a Russian businessman whose body washed up on a beach in the Akamas on Saturday afternoon.

Investigators said yesterday they had evidence that two men, thought to be Russian, were involved with the gruesome murder.

The evidence, however, was not enough to identify the two suspects.

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One in five are diabetics

APPROXIMATELY one in five people are diabetics, but only half of them are aware of their condition, Health Minister Frixos Savvides yesterday told a news conference, announcing the setting up of the National Co-ordinating Committee for Diabetes.

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Autopsy confirms woman died in accident

A POST MORTEM yesterday found that the death on Saturday of a 31-year-old mother of four was the result of head injuries sustained during a traffic accident on a mountain road near the village of Palehori in the Nicosia district.

A passer by spotted the car at 1am on Sunday.

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