News Local 9 Covid cases today, good trend continues, almost 3 thousand tests

9 Covid cases today, good trend continues, almost 3 thousand tests

 

9 new cases of Covid-19 were announced today in Cyprus, out of a total of 2,919 diagnostic tests, taking the total number to 1242.

New cases were detected out of the following tests:

5 cases out of 108 tests in the process of tracking the contacts of already confirmed infections.

3 cases out of 393 tests carried out with samples taken through private initiative, with 1 having recent travel history.

1 case out of 133 tests carried out with samples taken under the control program of 10,000 workers who were reactivated during the second and third phases of the strategy for the gradual lifting of restrictions.

Five people are being treated at the Famagusta hospital, the referral institution for Covid 19. They are reported to be in good and stable condition.

 

Top Stories

Sheep breeders trying to save their animals

Sheep breeders reach a flooded farm to save their animals, following a storm near the village of Megala Kalyvia, in central Greece, September 19, 2020....

The Guardian: Was Helios flight crash because one man forgot to flip a switch?

Britain's The Guardian has published a report on the Helios flight 522 which crashed into a Greek hillside in 2005 and asked: Was it...

Paphos court begins extradition process to US of Sparks Group suspect hacker

Paphos district court on Monday begins the process of examining a US request for extradition of an arrested in Cyprus suspect into an alleged...

Democrats smash fundraising records after Ginsburg death

Democratic donors smashed fundraising records after the death on Friday of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, funnelling more than $90 million to...

Cyprus President to also address United Nations at 75th anniversary

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades on Monday joins world leaders who will come together, virtually, to mark the 75th anniversary of the United Nations. His speech...

Taste

Chicken with okra and bulgur wheat

Heat the oil in a pan and sauté the okra until golden. Remove the okra, lay out in an oven tray and sprinkle with...

Swordfish with aubergines

To toast the sesame seeds: place sesame seeds in a small non-stick frying pan over low heat and stir until you begin to smell...

Ravioli

Just a little before serving, heat the broth and add the ravioli. (If the ravioli is frozen you don’t have to defrost). Heat them...

Seafood kebab with avocado salad

Place the mussels, shrimps and salmon in a bowl together with tarragon and lemon zest. Season and cover, keeping in the fridge for 15...