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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...

Any prospects for resumption of Cyprus talks would require termination of Turkish provocations

    Any prospects for the resumption of UN-led talks for a settlement to the Cyprus problem would require the termination of the Turkish provocative violations...

Nicosia mayor asks for understanding ahead of Makarios avenue project

A section of Makarios Avenue in Nicosia will close as from tomorrow for road works, with  Nicosia Mayor Constantinos Yiorkadjis asking the public to...

Trump’s push to reopen schools part of bid to boost suburban standing

President Donald Trump's demand for U.S. schools to fully reopen this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic is central to an emerging re-election strategy that...

Pope ‘very pained’ by decision to turn Hagia Sophia museum into mosque

  Pope Francis said on Sunday he was hurt by Turkey's decision to make Istanbul's Hagia Sophia museum a mosque, the latest religious leader to...

Paphos: 7 injured in traffic collision

  Seven people have been taken to hospital after a  head on collision between two cars that occurred on the Droushia-Prodromi-Polis Chrysochous road a little...

11 of 18 latest coronavirus cases imported (infographics)

    Eleven of the 18 new coronavirus cases reported in the 14 days of June 26 to July 9 are imported and 89% of them...

Britain to spend 705 mln pounds on EU border infrastructure

    Britain will spend 705 million pounds on border infrastructure to help keep trade flowing after its transition deal with the European Union expires at...

Hungary imposes border checks, quarantine to prevent spread of virus

    Hungary has imposed new restrictions on cross-border travel as of next Wednesday in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus after a surge...

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Limassol Municipal Gardens to get a face lift

Limassol Municipal Gardens are getting a face lift so as to meet new, modern needs of the coastal city’s citizens, Philenews exclusively reported on...

Police arrest two more young men after armed bank robbery

Police have arrested two 20-year-old men in connection with an armed bank robbery in Nicosia around noon on Friday, police said on Saturday. Hours earlier,...

High fire hazard at barbecue areas during August 15 holiday

Cyprus on Saturday marks August 15, the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, and thousands of holiday makers will drive up to the mountains to...

Trump, France’s Macron voice concern about Greece-Turkey tensions

U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron "expressed concern over increased tension between NATO Allies Greece and Turkey" during a call late on Friday,...

Malta and Russia agree to amend their taxation treaty

Russia and Malta have agreed to amend their taxation treaty, Russia's finance ministry said on Friday, raising the withholding tax rate for interest and...