North Cyprus Afrika Newspaper Staff Found Innocent of 'insulting Erdogan'

North Cyprus Afrika Newspaper Staff Found Innocent of 'insulting Erdogan'

According to the Turkish independent news site, Gazete Duvar, the District Court in North Cyprus has acquitted staff members of the left-wing Cypriot newspaper Afrika of charges brought against them for printing a cartoon deemed offensive by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

The Turkish ambassador to the TRNC administration, Derya Kanbay, had brought the charges […]

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Did North Cyprus Afrika Newspaper Cause the Collapse of the TRNC Government?

Did North Cyprus Afrika Newspaper Cause the Collapse of the TRNC Government

The North Cyprus newspaper Afrika (16.05.19) reports that the District Court in Lefkosa is expected to announce today its decision on the lawsuit against the newspaper for publishing a caricature on 2 December 2017, which was considered an insult to Turkish President Erdogan and an effort to harm the relations between Turkey and the TRNC. […]

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Distinguish Between Yellow Stripey Insects That Sting and Those That Don't

Distinguish Between Yellow Stripey Insects That Sting and Those That Don't

Summer is rapidly upon us and those yellow stripey insects are starting to buzz us again. The whole yellow stripey look is meant to tell you that the insect is dangerous and could sting you but in most cases it’s just camouflage. In other words, insects without a sting have survived because they look as […]

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