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UK bans Huawei from its 5G network: reaction

  Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered Huawei equipment to be purged completely from Britain's 5G network by 2027, risking the ire of China by...

Municipality buys CVAR building, concludes agreement with foundation

    Nicosia Municipality, with the financial contribution of the government of Cyprus, has bought the CVAR building in old Nicosia and concluded a 15-year rent...

Larnaca: Man remanded for 7.2 kilos of cannabis

  Larnaca district court on Tuesday ordered a 34 year old man remanded in police custody for eight days as police investigate a case of...

Paphos: Man pleads guilty to rape, attempted rape

    A 26 year old man has pleaded guilty to rape and attempted rape and will be sentenced on July 23, the Cyprus News Agency...

France says position on Cyprus’ sovereignty not in conflict with other countries

    The steadfast position of France regarding Cyprus’ sovereignty is not in conflict with any country and is not linked to presumable economic interests, French...

5G network licensing tenders to be announced this month

    The Deputy Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy, through the Digital Communications Department, will announce a tender within July 2020 to grant licences...

Man charged with working illegally after taking food to Paphos police

  A fast-food delivery man has been charged with working illegally after making a delivery to Paphos police station, the Cyprus News Agency reports. It said...

U.S. Supreme Court allows federal executions to proceed

  The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that the first federal executions in 17 years could proceed, overturning an injunction blocking them in order...

Belgium, once hard-hit, reports zero coronavirus deaths for first time since March

  Belgium, which has reined in the coronavirus after becoming the worst-hit mid-sized country in the world, reported zero new coronavirus-related deaths in 24 hours...

President commends France’s determination to act as pillar of stability in East Med

  In a period of immense challenges and illegal actions, the presence of the French naval force in the broader geographical region tangibly proves the...

Limasol: 2 years jail for break-in

    Limassol district court has sentenced a 57 year old man to two years in jail after finding him guilty of breaking into a house...

‘Recyclefish’ for Ayia Napa’s Landa beach

  Ayia Napa will join Limassol, Paphos and Larnaca in acquiring its own Recyclefish -- a fish-shaped metal structure that serves as a giant ‘collection...

Grand Hyatt coming to Limassol

    A Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Anolia Holdings Limited for the first Hyatt hotel in Cyprus, Grand Hyatt Limassol. The 300-room...

Ministry updates travel list; Serbia in Group C

The Health Ministry on Tuesday issued a revised list of countries regarding their epidemiological risk as regards coronavirus for travel purposes, moving Serbia from...

Tourist arrivals ‘revised downwards’; Covid-19 test holding back UK visitors

    The Deputy Ministry of Tourism is revising tourist arrivals downwards for this year even further, as the continuing coronavirus pandemic and the epidemiological data...

UK Minister restates official position on Turkish drilling and guarantees

    The UK Minister for the European Neighbourhood Wendy Morton has restated the official British position on Turkey’s drilling activities in the Eastern Mediterranean, as...

New yellow alert as Cyprus bakes

    Tuesday will be another scorcher, with an extreme high temperature warning in force from 1 pm to 5 pm -- the fourth in as...

WHO reports record daily increase in global coronavirus cases

The World Health Organization reported a record increase in global coronavirus cases on Sunday, with the total rising by 230,370 in 24 hours. The biggest...

Seven new Covid-19 cases on Sunday

  Seven people have tested positive for coronavirus after 1176 tests, the Health Ministry said on Sunday. Five of the new cases were detected from 301...

Nicosia: Biker in critical condition after collision

  A 19 year old biker is in critical condition in hospital after his bike was involved in a collision with a car on Nicosia's...

Yellow alert for third day in a row

  The heat wave is set to continue tomorrow, with the Met Office issuing yet another extreme high temperature warning -- the third in a...

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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...