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Nicosia Municipality workers cut trees in Makarios Avenue

Early this morning, crews of the Nicosia Municipality cut trees in Makarios Avenue. When asked about the issue, the Municipality said the cutting was part...

Finance Minister: Cyprus to begin reducing its debt and cash reserves as pandemic normalises

Cyprus Minister of Finance Constantinos Petrides told CNA that the government will begin reducing public debt, increased due to strategic cash reserves, when the...

113 new cases of COVID-19, one death announced on Monday

The Health Ministry announced the death of one person due to COVID-19. This raises the death toll from the virus in Cyprus to 222,...

Greece blanketed by heaviest snowfall in 12 years

The heaviest snowfall to hit Greece in 12 years triggered power cuts, disrupted transport and trapped people in their homes on Monday (February 15). A...

Where to get a rapid test on Tuesday

The Health Ministry has announced the rapid testing locations for Tuesday, February 16, for the general population and employees. It also reminded employers/managers that they...

No power in some areas of Nicosia due to bad weather

Power cuts have occurred in five areas of Nicosia: Agia Varvara, Akampra, Analiontas, Margi, Nisou, Pera Chorio Nisou. According to the spokeswoman of the Electricity...

Heavy rain on Limassol-Paphos highway

Due to heavy rain in the area, visibility at the Limassol-Paphos highway is limited, while the road is also dangerous due to a lot...

Skater in underwear glides down Amsterdam canal

A skater in Amsterdam startled onlookers on Sunday (February 14) by gliding down a frozen canal in just his underwear. The brave soul made his...

Cyprus and Poland to celebrate 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations

Cyprus and Poland signed on Monday the Declaration of Intent for the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between...

Woman says sexually assaulted by known politician 8 years ago

A 32-year-old woman filed a complaint with the Police about having been sexually harassed by a known Cypriot politician. According to information, the incident...

More than 400,000 rapid tests during the first 15 days of February

More than 402,000 antigen rapid tests have taken place during the period 1-14 February, within the framework of the Health Ministry’s check program of...

District of Limassol mostly affected by COVID-19

Health Minister Konstantinos Ioannou today had a meeting with the participation of the Advisory Scientific Committee on COVID-19 members and the Tracing Unit, focusing...

Meteorology Department issues yellow warning

The Department of Meteorology issued at noon a yellow warning for rain and thunderstorms, which are expected to affect the area. Specifically, according to the...

Biggest vaccination center in Limassol begins operation

A total of 439 senior citizens are expected to be vaccinated today at the biggest vaccination center that began its operation this morning at...

More than 590,000 messages to 8998 on Sunday

According to data released by the Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy, the number of SMS requests sent by Cypriots to 8998 on...

New online scam for 21,000 euros

A British woman, permanent resident of Cyprus, who is in charge of a British cargo company in Cyprus, complained to the Paphos Police that...

Privileges of deputies’ pensions and Europe

At a time when the pre-election period has begun and parties are announcing their candidates, it would be interesting to see what are the...

How the police got the water cannon

The Riot Control Vehicle of the police cost 424,390 euros, according to data from the eProcurement website of the Treasury-Public Procurement Directorate (https://www.eprocurement.gov.cy/). A relevant...

Where to get a rapid test on Saturday

The Health Ministry has announced the rapid testing locations for Saturday, February 13, for the general population and employees. It also reminded employers/managers that they...

113 new cases of COVID-19, one death announced on Friday

The Health Ministry announced the death of one person due to COVID-19. This raises the death toll from the virus in Cyprus to 219,...

Digger clears snow in Folkestone as cold snap continues to grip UK

Digger clears snow in Folkestone as cold snap continues to grip UK A digger clears snow in Folkestone, Kent as the cold snap continues to...

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352 new cases of COVID-19, no deaths announced on Monday

The Health Ministry announced 352 new Coronavirus cases out of 40,891 PCR and rapid antigen tests on Monday, 8 March, taking confirmed infections to...

Where to get a rapid test on Tuesday, 9 March

Aiming at the continuous surveillance of the community and the workplaces, the free programmes of rapid antigen testing of the general population and employees...

SA Black pilot inspires women to reach for the sky

Refilwe Ledwaba is South Africa's first Black female helicopter pilot and today she's helping other young women to break the glass ceiling and take...

Germans welcome first re-opening stage as some businesses allowed to reopen

Germans joyfully welcomed the re-opening of its first businesses on Monday (March 8) after four months of lockdown. "I think it's wonderful. I think it's...

90% of complaints for sexual harassment come from public sector

The biggest number of complaints about sexual harassment at work has been submitted by women, Maria Stylianou Lottides, Commissioner for Administration and Human Rights,...