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Few changes as Cyprus tweaks Group A and B countries

  The Health Ministry on Monday issued a revised list of countries regarding their epidemiological risk as regards coronavirus for travel purposes, making only minor...

Limassol: Robbery victim critical, police still searching for perpetrators

  A 66 year old woman remains in critical condition in hospital after she was violently assaulted by two robbers at her Limassol apartment yesterday...

Emirates adds Larnaca flights from July 15

Emirates has announced flights to seven additional cities in the month of July including Larnaca, starting on July 15. Other cities added are Khartoum, Amman,...

Johnson pledges “Rooseveltian” spending boost after COVID hit

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised a "Rooseveltian" boost to public spending to help the country's economy recover from the coronavirus shock and said...

No Covid-19 patients at referral hospital

    There are no coronavirus patients at Famagusta General Hospital which is the referral hospital for Covid-19, CNA reports. It said that the last Covid-19 patient...

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

Here's what you need to know about the coronavirus right now: Lessons learned after 10 million cases and 500,000 deaths The world now has more than...

TUI readying flights to Cyprus

    The Balearic Islands, Greece, Cyprus, Portugal and Croatia are at the focus of the first holidays being offered by TUI , the tourism giant...

Lucky Joker winner in Cyprus scoops €3.475 m

    The lucky winner in Sunday’s Joker draw is from Cyprus and wins €3,475,500.50, philenews reports. Specifically the lucky coupon won €3,406,020.70 in the first category....

Two new ministers, AG and deputy AG to be sworn in

  Two new ministers will be sworn in today, with their predecessors moving to head the law office of the Republic as part of a...

UK Cypriots call upon Foreign Secretary Raab to act against Turkey’s illegal drilling

    A number of UK Cypriots have written to Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab asking for the British government’s support in stopping Turkey’s illegal activity in...

France’s Macron takes drubbing in local elections, Greens surge

  France President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party received a drubbing on Sunday in municipal elections, as the Greens celebrated victories in several big cities after...

682 checks, eight businesses booked in 24 hours

  Police carried out 682 checks over the last 24 hours and booked eight businesses for violations of measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus. A...

Man living on own in Akamas taken to hospital in state of dehydration

    A 62 year old Briton who was living on his own in the Akamas has been taken to hospital dehydrated and exhausted. The man was...

Another yellow alert as temperature stuck at 40 C inland

    It will be another blistering hot day with an extreme high temperature warning in force for a third consecutive day. Early on Monday, the Met...

One new Covid-19 case, second from same Bulgaria flight

  Another person -- a passenger from Bulgaria -- has tested positive for coronavirus after 1,104 tests, the Health Ministry said on Thursday. The individual was...

Loved and loathed, Sweden’s anti-lockdown architect is unrepentant

  As the architect of Sweden's unorthodox response to the coronavirus pandemic, Anders Tegnell has got used to receiving death threats and being urged to...

Bulgaria moved to group B, negative Covid-19 test required

    Bulgaria has been moved to Group B effective from Monday, June 29, meaning that all arrivals will require a certificate that they have tested...

Pakistan air crash probe shows pilots distracted by coronavirus worry

    The pilots of a Pakistan airliner that crashed last month, killing 97 people, were distracted as they talked about the coronavirus pandemic throughout the...

Marios Eliades donates 5000 masks to the UK

  The British High Commission said on Wednesday that it had received a generous donation of 5000 protective masks by a long-standing friend, Marios Eliades. Welcoming...

New ministers appointed in mini reshuffle

  President Nicos Anastasiades on Wednesday appointed three ministers -- two of them women --  and a deputy minister as part of a mini reshuffle...

Nava owners plead not guilty to breaking quarantine decrees

    The owners of the Protaras nightclub Nava on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to breaking the coronavirus decrees by admitting more guests than permitted over...

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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...