Maria Myles

Teenager arrested for carrying 12-inch knife

A teenager was arrested on Saturday in Famagusta district for carrying a 12-inch knife. Yesterday two persons reported to the police that a 19-year old,...

Trump to meet North Korea’s Kim on DMZ between the two Koreas

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas on Sunday, South...

Man, pregnant woman killed in separate stabbings in London

Two people were stabbed to death in separate incidents in London on Saturday, including a woman who was about eight months pregnant, police said. Police...

Sunday will be mainly clear with some cloud

Seasonal low pressure is affecting the area and today it will be initially mainly clear, with some local cloud at noon and early afternoon,...

President expected to resume duties, after surgery, in 2 to 3 weeks

President Nicos Anastasiades is expected to return to his duties in 2 to 3 weeks, following an operation he had on Saturday on a...

Donald Tusk to represent President Anastasiades at Sunday’s EU summit

The President of the European Council Donald Tusk will represent Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades in today’s EU summit, Government Spokesman has announced. Speaking at the...

Russia agrees with Saudi to extend OPEC deal by 6-9 months – Putin

Russia has agreed with Saudi Arabia to extend by six to nine months a deal with OPEC on reducing oil output, Russian President Vladimir...

Operation on President’s fractured right thigh successful

An operation on President Nicos Anastasiades’ fractured right thigh has been completed successfully. Doctor Andreas Panagiotou operated on the President at a private clinic in...

Italian police arrest migrant-rescue ship captain after docking

Italian police arrested on Saturday the German captain of a migrant-rescue ship at the centre of a standoff with the Italian government, after she...

Mainly clear weather expected on Sunday, Met Office says

Tonight the weather will be mainly clear, and in the early hours there will be light fog or fog or cloud. Temperatures will fall to...

Wildfires and power cuts plague Europe as heatwave breaks records

Hundreds of firefighters battled on Saturday to contain wildfires in southern France as a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to parts of Europe, killing...

Anastasiades and Akinci to consult once the President recovers from surgery

President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci had a telephone conversation today, during which they agreed to consult each other about the...

US remains outlier as G20 split over tackling climate change

After much wrangling, the Group of 20 major economies on Saturday agreed to disagree on fighting climate change, with the United States dissenting from...

President to undergo surgery on his leg, his health is in no danger, Spokesman says

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades will undergo surgery on his leg, at a private clinic in Limassol later this afternoon, following a fall outside a...

Unsettled weather, with isolated showers and storms in the mountains

The weather will be unsettled, and in the afternoon cloud will gather and isolated showers and storms are expected, mainly in the mountains and...

G20 stops short of denouncing protectionism, warns of global slowdown

Leaders of the Group of 20 major economies warned on Saturday of growing risks to the global economy but stopped short of denouncing protectionism,...

Putin:We will do all we can to improve relations with U.S.

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday that Russia will do all that it can to improve relations with the United States. Asked during a...

Strong police presence at the scene of the crime, in Limassol

A strong police force is at the scene of a murder, committed early this morning, in Limassol, where two young people were found dead. The...

Limassol police investigate murder and suicide case

Police are investigating a murder case and a suicide, which happened in the early hours of Saturday, in Agia Phyla area, in Limassol. According to...

Two more helicopters will be available to fight fires this summer

The Forestry Department is in touch with a Russian company to hire another two fire-fighting helicopters, in addition to the two already supplied by...

Erdogan says no setback in missile deal with Russia; as Trump voices sympathy

Turkey said on Saturday there was no setback in its plan to buy Russian S-400 missile defence systems, despite U.S. opposition, and President Donald...

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Repatriates make 7 out of 8 new coronavirus cases reported today

Repatriates made 7 out of eight new coronavirus cases reported today by the health ministry out of a total of 1953 tests, raising the number...

It’s merciless-Major blaze near the Panayia Evangelistria chapel in Xylofagou

  It's been a very difficult day for the fire and forestry departments as more than a dozen fires broke out all over Cyprus. A major...

Second fire at Diorios-Kapouti area in north-6th front today

  A second fire has broken out in the Diorios-Kapouti area in the Turkish-occupied north, a week after a massive blaze caused major destruction in...

Malta-Greece top low risk, Switzerland-Czech Republic higher risk for visitors to Cyprus

The Health Ministry announced the results of an epidemiological risk assessment, in an attempt to classify low and higher risk countries, when international airports...

Major Achna fire under control after burning farms, animals and tractors (update)

  A dramatic effort by a strong ground fire fighting force, a Russian Gamov helicopter and dozens of locals, brought a major blaze in the...