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New Police leadership takes up duties

    The government wants to see a transformation of the Police, through bold and radical reforms into a modern, flexible and efficient organization, President Nicos...

Google removes ads served to users seeking voting info for ‘misrepresentation’

  Google has removed ads for companies that charge people large fees to register to vote or harvest their data, which appeared when users searched...

Merkel’s mission for EU presidency: “Make Europe strong again”

  Chancellor Angela Merkel aims to strengthen a divided European Union and help its hard-hit economy recover from the coronavirus pandemic when Germany takes over...

Tentative comeback for cultural events in Nicosia

    Nicosia's cultural life is making a tentative comeback after the coronavirus lockdown, with theatre and music performances as well as film screenings scheduled for...

Belgian king expresses deep regret for colonial past in Congo

    Belgium's King Philippe expressed deep regret on Tuesday for the "suffering and humiliation" inflicted on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) during its...

Google stymies media companies from chipping away at its data dominance

    Alphabet Inc's Google upended plans by European media companies to block it from harvesting data about their readers and slash some of its dominance...

Paphos: Suspects wreck police station while in custody

  Two men arrested on suspicion of possessing stolen property are due in court today to be remanded in custody for wrecking Paphos police station,...

Britain locks down city of Leicester after COVID-19 flare-up

    Britain has imposed a stringent lockdown on the English city of Leicester following a local flare-up of the novel coronavirus just as Prime Minister...

Higher education post-COVID19 (opinion)

  By Stephen Lillie and Angela Hennelly While the disruption the COVID19 pandemic has caused to economies worldwide is immense, there may also be benefits for...

Cinema owners fret over strict operating rules, no new releases

    Cinemas can open from tomorrow, July 1, but cinema owners fear for the future because of the tough operating rules introduced to contain the...

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

    Here's what you need to know about the coronavirus right now: New virus in pigs has risk for humans A new "G4" strain of the H1N1...

Possible murder-suicide after 2 bodies found in Lakatamia

    Police are investigating a possible murder - suicide after the bodies of a 56 year old man and a 44 year old woman were...

California, Texas see record COVID-19 surges, Arizona clamps down

  California and Texas both marked record spikes in new COVID-19 infections on Monday, a Reuters tally showed, as Los Angeles reported an "alarming" one-day...

Chinese researchers warn of new virus in pigs with human pandemic risk

  A new flu virus found in Chinese pigs has become more infectious to humans and needs to be watched closely in case it becomes...

Below 40 C inland today, temperatures set to rise from Thursday

    Tuesday will be slightly less warm than previous days with temperatures below 40 C inland, but a new heat wave is expected from Thursday...

Two bodies found in Lakatamia apartment

  Two bodies were found in an apartment in Lakatamia a little before 10 pm on Monday, philenews reports. It said that the bodies belong to...

EU, Foreign Affairs Councils will discuss possible next steps on Turkey

    Peter Stano, a spokesman for Josep Borrell, referred to the statements made by High Representative Joseph Borrell while in Cyprus when invited today to...

Defence, Justice ministers, Attorney General and Deputy, sworn in

    The new Ministers of Defence, Charalambos Petrides, and Justice and Public Order, Emily Yiolitis, as well as new Attorney General, Giorgos Savvides, and Deputy...

Former French PM Fillon sentenced to jail for embezzling public funds

    A French court on Monday sentenced former Prime Minister Francois Fillon to five years in jail, three of them suspended, for embezzling public funds...

Cinemas, theatres can reopen on July 1

  Indoor cinemas and theatres can reopen from July 1 under health and safety rules governing their operation, the Health Ministry announced on Monday citing...

Gilead prices COVID-19 drug candidate remdesivir at $2,340 per patient in U.S.

  Gilead Sciences Inc has priced its COVID-19 drug candidate remdesivir at $2,340 for a five-day treatment in the United States and some other developed...

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New fatal motorcycle accident

A 33-year-old motorcyclist from Limassol was killed in an accident at 6pm on Sunday on the Limassol - Kalo Chorio road, at the height...

Emergency traffic regulations in view of Greek President’s visit to Cyprus

In view of the first official visit of the President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou to Cyprus, Police announces that emergency traffic regulations...

Ten new coronavirus cases detected out of 2,164 tests

The Ministry of Health has announced that 10 new cases of the SARS-CoV-II virus were detected in Cyprus over the past 24 hours out...

Britain is at COVID-19 tipping point, health minister says

Britain is at a tipping point on COVID-19, health minister Matt Hancock said on Sunday, warning that a second national lockdown could be imposed...

‘Ianos’ Medicane leaves 3 dead, 1 missing; extensive damage & crop destruction

Three dead people, a missing woman and extensive destruction is the legacy of Medicane "Ianos" in its sweep from the Ionian Islands through central...