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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...

Covid-19 still in community, people must adhere to measures, says expert

    People have stopped taking protective measures against the coronavirus outbreak and this  is dangerous as the virus remains in the community, Maria Koliou, a...

Wizz Air announces five new destinations from Larnaca

    Wizz Air announced today the allocation of the third aircraft to its Larnaca base. The new Airbus A320 will join the fleet on August 1,...

‘No Christmas shows’ without UK state support, warns ballet boss

    Britain's Christmas ballet season is in jeopardy unless the government steps in to help dance companies ride out the coronavirus crisis, the artistic director...

Funding of development projects for feature films

    The South Eastern European Cinema Network (SEE)  has launches a contest in member-states for the funding of Development Projects for Feature Films, the Education...

Giovani Group: First 30 villas of “Levanda Hills” project delivered

  Giovani Group’s state-of-the-art luxury holiday home complex Levanda Hills in Ayia Triada in Protaras is fully ready to welcome its first guests, the company...

Limnitis checkpoint to ‘open Friday’

    The Limnitis checkpoint will open on Friday, President Nicos Anastasiades has informed Kato Pyrgos community leader Nicos Kleanthous, CNA reports. It said the two men...

New conditions for state support schemes

    Details of the five new targeted schemes to support employees, businesses and the unemployed have been published in the official gazette, only six days...

Beware of the second coronavirus wave, British medics warn politicians

  Top medics have warned British political parties that local flare-ups of the novel coronavirus are likely and a second wave is a real risk. "While...

€ 4000 fine for Larnaca bar under Covid-19 decree

  Police on Tuesday night issued a €4000 out of court fine to the manager of a  bar in Larnaca's Mackenzie area for failing to...

10 persons maximum rule ends; ceiling now 75 inside, 150 outside

    A rule restricting gatherings at homes and in public areas to a maximum of 10 people was lifted today as part of moves to...

Paphos: Traffic check leads to discovery of cocaine

    A 39 year old man was arrested for illegal possession of drugs with intent to supply following a routine traffic check in Paphos. At around...

Limnitis checkpoint to reopen this week, Anastasiades told by Akinci

  Uninterrupted passage through the Limnitis-Kato Pyrgos crossing point will be restored in the course of the week, Turkish Cypriot leader, Mustafa Akinci, told President...

Nurses call off strike after agreement with Okypi

  Nurses have called off tomorrow's 24 hour strike after reaching an in principle agreement with the state state health services organisation (Okypi) on staffing. Theodoros...

Rock band Queen get postage stamp of approval (photos)

    British postage stamps which often portray the monarch will honour a different Queen in a new Royal Mail series - the veteran rock band...

Government’s five economic support schemes published

  The government's five new, targeted schemes to support employees, businesses and the unemployed for the period June 13 to June 30, 2020 have been...

Trump urges arrests after statue targeted near White House

  U.S. President Donald Trump and his fellow Republicans in Congress on Tuesday angrily decried efforts to remove statues and other memorials that activists consider...

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Preparations for the arrival of Hurricane Zeta in New Orleans

Katy D'Aquino boards up the gallery she opened with her husband Jason in January, Fawkes Fine Art, for the eighth time since the beginning...

Hundreds of checks for COVID-19 measures – less than 100 fines

Continuing the COVID-19 campaign, the police fined 65 citizens from all over Cyprus for not wearing their masks, while three people in Limassol and...

Seven arrested in Limassol for last night’s incidents

The Limassol police arrested seven persons for last night’s incidents, during which five policemen were injured, including one member of the Fire Service. Moreover,...

Limassol woman lost thousands in Bitcoin Internet fraud

The Limassol CID is investigating a case of internet fraud and of obtaining money under false pretenses. According to the complaint filed by a...

UK assurances for British support to talks and Cyprus solution

Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides discussed the bilateral relationship and the Cyprus Settlement Process with the UK Foreign Minister for European Neighbourhood Wendy Morton in...