In the aftermath of Jacob Rothschild’s passing, the world remembers a financial icon whose legacy transcended banking into philanthropy and the arts. The legacy of the British banker, who passed away at 87, leaves a lasting impact on the global financial sector and beyond.
Volt Cyprus has selected investigative journalist Makarios Drousiotis for their MEP candidacy, known for his work challenging corruption in Cyprus. Drousiotis joins a diverse slate of candidates from different backgrounds, all united in their goal to bring transparency and change to Cypriot politics.
Aysemden Akin, a journalist with Bugun Kibris, is facing legal challenges due to her reporting. She is being sued by a religious sect she exposed in northern Cyprus and is also involved in a separate legal case in Turkey for her political commentary. These cases are indicative of the larger issue of intimidation and pressure faced by Turkish Cypriot journalists, which compromises press freedom.