Josephine Koumettou

Animal Party: ‘Stop using live animals in magician shows’

The Animal Party Cyprus has sounded the alarm over the latest trend of hiring magicians for children's parties and other events during which live...

MoH re-circulates information to Gesy beneficiaries on Coronavirus

The Ministry of Health circulated yesterday an updated leaflet with information on Coronavirus to Gesy beneficiaries via email, answering the public's frequently asked questions,...

Larnaca Municipal Service Centre opens to the public

The Larnaca Municipality announced today the opening of its Municipal Service Centre to the public on Tuesday March 4, 2020, on 11 Andrea Miaouli...

Mainly fine with local showers on Carnival weekend

According to the noon forecast of the Met Department, tonight will be mostly cloudy with temperatures dropping to 10 C inland, 12 C on...

Environment Commissioner on Sodap restaurant: “It’s legal, but is it right?”

"It's legal, but is it right?" wondered Environment Commissioner Klelia Vasiliou following yesterday's meeting of the House Environment Committee that heard statements from competent...

Girls’ volleyball team: ‘We changed schools to be in this team’

A member of the girls' Limassol high school volleyball team that has been denied participation to the global schools' championship in Brazil by the...

Swedish teen’s ashes: Man sentenced to 10 months in jail

A 33-year-old man has been sentenced to 10 months in jail by the Limassol District Court yesterday in relation to the theft of a...

Jail sentence, €100,000 fine for sham dentist

The Nicosia Criminal Court on Wednesday sentenced a man who practised dentistry without a degree to two and a half years in jail, philenews...

Suspected terrorist walks free

A suspected terrorist has been released from custody after authorities failed to present the necessary documents to the Supreme Court to back his detention,...

Scottish parliament approves free sanitary products for all women

The Scottish parliament approved plans on Tuesday to make sanitary products freely available to all women, the first nation in the world to do so. The legislation...

Cultural exploration of Lefkara with Mission Tradition

Mission Tradition Cyprus, a European Solidarity Corps project under the umbrella of NGO Youth for Exchange and Understanding Cyprus (YEU) is organising a cultural visit...

Direct flights from Haifa to Paphos by Israir

The launch of direct flights from Haifa to Paphos by Israir was marked in a Paphos event yesterday attended by Paphos mayor Phaedonas Phaedonos,...

Doctors whose credentials are in question still examine patients

Four years after complaints were submitted against two doctors for practising medicine without the required qualifications they are still allowed to examine patients, Phileleftheros...

Dali pollution: Teachers’ union threatens to shut down school

Teachers' union Poed said yesterday that if urgent measures are not taken to combat pollution at C' Dali Primary School by nearby heavy industry...

Imminent repairs to start at Athalassa Hospital

In a joint announcement yesterday following a meeting, Minister of Health Constantinos Ioannou and Minister of Transport, Communications and Works Yiannis Karousos publically committed...

Charity donates medical equipment worth over €7,000

Cans For Kids, a Cypriot charity that has been active since 1990, on Monday handed over five vital signs monitors worth over €6,000 to...

Ayia Napa: Man crushed by car he was repairing

A man was injured around 1 pm today in Ayia Napa when he was crushed by a car he was repairing with a friend. Under...

‘Wall of Kindness’ at Yeroskipou primary school

"Leave it if you have plenty, take it if you need it" is the motto written on the "Wall of Kindness" set up at...

Motorbike collides with bus in serious Limassol accident

A serious traffic accident took place in Limassol around 11 am today outside the old hospital, where a motorbike driven by a young man...

MoE slammed for choosing boys’ over girls’ volleyball team for global tournament

The Pancyprian Student Coordination Committee (Psem) has strongly criticised the Ministry of Education's decision to send the national boys' volleyball team but not the...

1974 missing person called to pay property tax on 3 hazelnut trees

Family members of a 1974 missing person told Phileleftheros that local authorities at a mountain community called on the settlement of a 10 euro...

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Chinese medical supplies to arrive in Cyprus on Aegean flight

Aegean has offered free transport of much needed medical supplies from China, to speed up the process and strengthen Cyprus' fight against the coronavirus. According...

How to pay a restriction violation fine

Fines for violations of the restriction decrees, enforced on March 24, are payable as follows: Any commercial bank connected to the payment provider or providers...

What we don’t yet know about the coronavirus

It has been only three months since reports first emerged from China of an unknown virus causing unusual cases of pneumonia, and scientists and...

Coronavirus patient critical at Limassol hospital

A coronavirus patient at Limassol hospital is reported to be in critical condition and has been placed on a respirator. According to the State Health...

24 coronavirus patients at the Famagusta reference hospital

Nine more coronavirus patients have been admitted to the Famagusta hospital, the reference institution for confirmed cases, raising the number to 24. According to CNA...