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13 people charged for playing poker

The Police in Limassol are investigating a case of gambling since last night they found 13 people in a house in Ypsonas playing poker. Following...

New relaxations of COVID-19 measures announced by Health Minister

During a news conference, Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou announced the gradual de-escalation of measures taken to contain the spreading of the pandemic in three...

60,000 Cypriots suffer from rare diseases, half of them are children

Over 6000 rare diseases are characterised by a broad diversity of disorders and symptoms that vary not only from disease to disease but also...

Official says vaccination process to be completed by end of September, beginning of October

Acting Director of Cyprus Nursing Services Administration, Evagoras Tampouris, said on Thursday that according to the Health Ministry`s planning, the vaccination process will be...

Huge rehabilitation center and hospital to be built in Engomi

A huge center of rehabilitation and hospital care is scheduled to be built in Engomi area through private investment. As Zacharias Kyriakou, Mayor of Engomi,...

Government to employ unemployed to monitor COVID-19 measures

The forthcoming relaxation of restrictions and the reactivation of several branches is increasing the needs to supervise the measures implemented by the government. This...

Piece of marble floor of ancient Salamis gymnasium on sale on e-bay

A Russian man is selling on e-bay a piece of the marble floor of the gymnasium of the ancient city-kingdom of Salamis in breakaway...

Suspect in shocking double murder in Ergates finally gives statement to police

The 59-year-old suspect in the shocking murder of his wife and 20-year-old son in Ergates village two weeks ago has finally given a statement...

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Israel’s beaches blackened by tar after offshore oil spill

An aerial view shows a pile of plastic bags on the beach as Israeli soldiers and volunteers clean tar from the sand after an...

Activists inflate a doll depicting Brazil’s President during a protest

Activists and members of social organizations inflate a doll depicting Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro during a protest demanding his impeachment in Brasilia, Brazil.

Perseverance rover being lowered to Martian surface

Perseverance rover is shown to be lowered to Martian surface by jet-powered "sky crane" descent vehicle in this illustration.

A Carnival float depicting the coronavirus in Nice

A woman, wearing a protective face mask, takes a photo of a Carnival float depicting the novel coronavirus in Nice amid the coronavirus disease...

EXPLAINER-Where are we in the COVID-19 vaccine race?

The European Union gave approval on Dec. 21 for the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE, the latest regulatory go-ahead for...

Oxford vaccine can train immune system

AstraZeneca's experimental COVID-19 vaccine was safe and produced an immune response in early-stage clinical trials in healthy volunteers, data showed on Monday. The vaccine, called...

What we know about the origins of the coronavirus pandemic

Scientists are turning a spotlight on China's version of the origins of the coronavirus pandemic as they scrutinise everything from the virus's genetic code...

Is the new Coronavirus ‘seasonal’?

The arrival of warmer weather in the Northern Hemisphere raises the question of whether summer could slow the spread of the coronavirus outbreak. Here...

What are antibody therapies and who is developing them for COVID-19?

While some potential vaccines have emerged in the global race to find a way to stop the spread of COVID-19, many scientists and researchers...

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Cyprus, Germany amend Convention for Avoidance of Double Taxation

Cyprus and Germany signed on Friday a protocol amending the Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation with respect to Taxes on Income and...

Subsidies of loans to be extended until end of 2021

Finance Minister Konstantinos Petrides said that the Finance Ministry will extend until the end of 2020 the Plans Subsidizing Interest Rates for New Housing...

Pressure on owners for reduction of rents

Since people are going through the third phase of restrictions imposed due to COVID-19, owners of properties are under pressure to reduce rents, since...

Finance Minister: GDP-growth data confirm soundness of government policies

The data concerning the real GDP growth rate in 2020 confirm the soundness of the government policies to support businesses and employees as well...

Cyprus economy shrinks by 5% in 2020 against projections for deeper recession due to pandemic

The Cypriot economy contracted by an annual 5% in 2020 beating projections for deeper recession amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to a flash estimate...

Finance Minister: Cyprus to begin reducing its debt and cash reserves as pandemic normalises

Cyprus Minister of Finance Constantinos Petrides told CNA that the government will begin reducing public debt, increased due to strategic cash reserves, when the...

Insider's Guide

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What To Do to Stay Active, Healthy during Covid-19 pandemic

Covid-19 is still here and this means that many of us are staying at home without doing our regular activities, says physical education teacher...

People flock to Petra tou Romiou for selfies with Aphrodite

The initiative of the Society for Tourism Development and Promotion of Paphos (STDPP), of the application of "Enriched Reality" created to highlight the myth...

A controlled return to sports post-quarantine for fans…

A lengthy announcement has been issued by the Ministry of Health, which includes all the instructions in view of the new season in sports....

Paphos brawl over various things not moved in time

A 68-year-old man was arrested in Paphos and then charged formally to be summoned to court in connection with an on-going investigation including grievous...

Almyra Hotel: A place made in heaven

Almyra, one of the finest hotels in the Mediterranean and a member of the Thanos family of hotels that brought us Anassa and Annabelle,...

History of tourism in Cyprus (video)

The history of tourism in Cyprus video production was developed by the Press and Information Office, in cooperation with the Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry...

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...