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Fine weather all weekend, temperature at 34 C

Today will be mainly fine with increased cloud expected at times in the mountains. Temperatures will reach 34 C inland, 31 C on the south...

All EU leaders by Cyprus’ side, Cyprus President says

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has stressed that during the European Council summit, he did not feel alone, but that all EU leaders stood by...

Paphos police probe Polis attempted murder over €100 loan

A 24 year old man has been arrested to facilitate investigations into the attempted murder of a 45 year old man in Polis Chrysochous...

AstraZeneca’s Japanese COVID-19 vaccine trial back up, U.S. still paused

Clinical trials of AstraZeneca and Oxford University's experimental COVID-19 vaccine have resumed in Japan, almost a month after being put on hold due to an illness...

Cyprus’ Foreign Minister calls for collective action to safeguard women’s rights

Cyprus` Foreign Minister, Nikos Christodoulides, called for concrete and collective actions, that will bring transformative change in safeguarding women`s rights. Addressing on Thursday the High...

British soldier in serious condition at Famagusta General Hospital

A 27 year old British soldier serving in Dhekelia is being treated at the Famagusta General Hospital in serious condition following a possible stabbing...

EU leaders summit in Brussels

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen speak as they arrive for a roundtable meeting during the second...

Reactions to Donald Trump testing positive for coronavirus

U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Friday he and his wife Melania had contracted coronavirus and were entering quarantine, just a month before...

Police issue email fraud warning

The Office for Combating Cybercrime (OCC) warned on Friday of a surge in email fraud and urge the public to be particularly cautious. The fraud concerns...

EC: Cyprus recorded 120 corruption probes in 5 years

Cypriot authorities investigated a total of 120 corruption cases between 2013 and 2018, of which 98 have been completed and 22 are ongoing, the...

Trump and wife Melania test positive for COVID-19

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he and his wife Melania had tested positive for COVID-19 and were going into quarantine, upending the race...

EU leaders agree on dual approach towards Turkey

EU leaders agreed on Thursday night on a dual approach towards Turkey and the Eastern Mediterranean, expressing on the one hand solidarity with Greece...

Mainly fine today and over weekend

Today will be mainly fine but clouds will be observed at times in the west and north, while around noon and in the afternoon...

Michael Bloomberg to spend $100 million in Florida to help elect Joe Biden

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg, who spent $1 billion on his 2020 Democratic presidential bid before dropping out, plans to inject at least $100 million to...

Another three test positive to Covid-19

Three more people tested positive to Covid-19, the Health Ministry said on Sunday, from a total of 2,810 tests performed. This raises the total positive...

FM: ‘Cyprus government satisfied with the results of deliberations with Pompeo’

The Cyprus government expressed satisfaction over the results of the talks it had on Saturday with the US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, who...

Israeli top model Bar Refaeli sentenced in tax evasion case

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli was sentenced on Sunday to nine months' community service and her mother was ordered jailed for 16 months for tax...

Hoteliers’ plans prior to pandemic worth millions

By Theano Thiopoulou Hoteliers were making plans worth millions before the pandemic struck either to build new units or to expand existing ones. As the situation...

Turkey’s Oruc Reis survey vessel back near southern shore, ship tracker shows-UPDATE

Turkey's seismic research vessel Oruc Reis returned to waters near the southern province of Antalya on Sunday, Refinitiv data showed, a move Greece said...

Turkey creates great tension in its relations with Greece and Cyprus, Defence Minister says

By ignoring the international law, Turkey creates great tension in its relations with Greece and Cyprus, continues its illegal actions in the Republic of...

‘Nomadland’ wins top prize at masked and distanced Venice film festival

"Nomadland", a U.S. movie about a community of van dwellers traversing the vast American West, won the Golden Lion award for best film at...

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Cycle lane established in Famagusta (PHOTOS)

Following the opening of a part of the fenced-off town of Famagusta, the occupation “authorities” continued their interventions in the area. According to Anadolu news...

2021 state budget not affected by COVID-19 developments in Cyprus

Developments in Cyprus with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic do not affect the state budget, Finance Minister Constantinos Petrides told the Cyprus News Agency...

Medical expert on relaxation of measures, rapid tests, Christmas

Increased measures to contain the spread of coronavirus that are in force in Limassol and Paphos Districts need to ease, says Dr. Petros Karayiannis,...

Unidentified person tries to grab children from elementary school

The mother of two children filed a complaint yesterday afternoon with the Police regarding an attempt to grab children from an elementary school in...

Gradual worsening of weather conditions as of tomorrow

A low pressure system affecting Cyprus is bringing down temperatures to their seasonal average. The weather will be mainly cloudy and it is expected...