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Masks and Mickey: Disneyland Paris reopens after four-month closure

  Disneyland Paris welcomed back visitors on Wednesday after a four-month closure due to the coronavirus outbreak, with face masks and social distancing the order...

624 traffic violations booked in Nicosia district in one day

  Police booked 624 traffic violations during a one-day campaign in the Nicosia district yesterday. The checks were carried out in the town and district of...

Today marks a day of reflection of consequences of the betrayal, President says

    Today is a day of honour for those who sacrificed their lives but also a day of reflection on the consequences of the betrayal,...

Trump on UK’s Huawei ban: ‘I did this myself’

    U.S. President Donald Trump said that he was responsible for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to ban Huawei from Britain's 5G network from the...

Giovani Group announced first residential project in Nicosia

    Giovani Group is expanding its business activities to the capital, with the construction of the contemporary residential project Monogram Residences in Lykavitos. The project...

Payments made for phase 4 of support schemes

    The Labour Ministry has announced that payments were made yesterday to businesses and groups of companies for the special unemployment allowance for their employees...

Two arrests for drug possession in Paralimni

    A 37 year old man and a 43 year old woman are under arrest as police investigate a case of possession of drugs with...

78% of Cypriot youths have basic or above basic digital skills

  At 78%, the digital skills of Cypriot youngsters is marginally below the EU 27 average of 80%, according to figures released by Eurostat on...

Cyprus marks 46 years since coup

  Sirens wailed as Cyprus marked the 46th anniversary of the Greek-backed military coup of 1974 which toppled the democratically elected president of Cyprus, the...

In surprise move, Trump administration reverses course on barring many foreign students

  In a stunning reversal of policy, the Trump administration on Tuesday abandoned a plan that would have forced out tens of thousands of foreign students following...

Moderna Phase 1 results show coronavirus vaccine safe

  Moderna Inc's experimental vaccine for COVID-19 showed it was safe and provoked immune responses in all 45 healthy volunteers in an ongoing early-stage study,...

Prodromou discusses students fees with UK minister

    Education Minister Prodromos Prodromou discussed the recent decision of the British government on the fees and status of university students coming from EU countries,...

Anastasiades – Mitsotakis agree on Turkish provocations, Hagia Sophia, EU Recovery Fund

    President Nicos Anastasiades and Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakishave expressed agreement on Turkey's provocations in the Eastern Mediterranean, the conversion of Hagia Sophia into...

Government considering new incentive schemes to combat unemployment

    The Cyprus government has spent half a billion euros to safeguard jobs and boost liquidity amid the crisis sparked by the coronavirus outbreak, Minister...

Foreign Minister and British MPs condemn Turkey’s aggression in virtual event

  Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides and UK Members of Parliament condemned Turkey’s “provocative and aggressive” stance in the Eastern Mediterranean in an online conference held...

EU to remove Serbia, Montenegro from coronavirus safe list – sources

  The European Union is set to remove Serbia and Montenegro from its safe list of countries from which non-essential travel is allowed, while including...

Cyprus to set up agency to promote tertiary education sector

  House President Demetris Syllouris met on Tuesday with Ministers and academia representatives to discuss the establishment of an agency to promote the tertiary education...

Random Covid-19 tests at airports to double to 600 a day

    The number of random Covid-19 tests to be held among arriving passengers from Group A and B countries is to be doubled from 300...

Yellow alert for Wednesday, temperatures to edge down from Thursday

    The Met Office has issued a new extreme high temperature warning for tomorrow, the fifth in as many days. The yellow alert is in force...

Limassol: 65 year old killed in labour accident (updated)

  A 65 year old Greek Cypriot man was killed in a fatal labour accident that occurred at a Limassol timber storage area on Tuesday...

Greece says Turkey is being ‘petty’ over Hagia Sophia

  Greece on Tuesday described Turkey's decision to convert the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul to a mosque as "unnecessary and petty" and called for tougher...

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Meghan loses latest court battle with UK tabloid newspaper

Meghan, Britain's Duchess of Sussex, has lost the latest skirmish in her privacy lawsuit against a tabloid newspaper, after London's High Court ruled on...

Armenia’s defence ministry says warplane shot down by Turkish F-16 fighter jet

A Turkish F-16 fighter jet shot down an Armenian SU-25 warplane over Armenian territory on Tuesday, killing the pilot, an Armenian defence ministry spokeswoman...

Greek, Italian and French officials to hold talks with Petrides during visits

Greek Minister of National Defence Nikos Panagiotopoulos, accompanied by the Chief of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff Konstantinos Floros, Chief of Defence Staff...

Employers – clients determine working time of 74% of workforce in Cyprus

In 2019, the employer, organisation or clients mainly decided on the working time of almost 118 million of the 194 million employed people aged...

Syllouris expresses solidarity and support to the Armenian people

Cyprus House President Demetris Syllouris expressed feelings of sincere solidarity and fraternal support to the Armenian people during a telephone conversation he had on...