Andreas Nicolaides

The Aurora Borealis is seen over the sky in Enontekio in Lapland

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen over the sky in Enontekio in Lapland, Finland January 25, 2021. Picture taken January 25, 2021.

Robot Franziska cleans the floor at Neuperlach hospital in Munich

Robot Franziska cries because someone stands in its way while cleaning the floor as a replacement for the missing cleaning personnel due to the...

Navalny supporters protest his arrest, in Moscow

Law enforcement officers detain a woman during a rally in support of jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny in Moscow, Russia January 23, 2021.

People participate in a beer yoga session at Cambodia

People participate in a beer yoga session, as the country eases the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) restrictions, at a craft brewery in Phnom Penh, Cambodia...

Inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States

Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Jill Biden holds the Bible...

Russian President Putin takes a dip in icy waters during celebrations of Epiphany

Russian President Vladimir Putin takes a dip in icy waters during celebrations of the Orthodox Christian feast of Epiphany in Moscow Region, Russia January...

National Guard members sleep in the Capitol Visitor’s Center  ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration 

National Guard members sleep in the Capitol Visitor's Center on Capitol Hill, ahead of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, in Washington, U.S., January 18,...

Mount Merapi volcano spews hot lava as it erupts

Mount Merapi volcano spews hot lava as it erupts, as seen from Wonorejo in Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, January 18, 2021 in this photo taken...

Pilgrims gather for the Makar Sankranti festival at Sagar Island

Women worship to Hindu sun god as they take a dip at the confluence of the river Ganges and the Bay of Bengal on...

Boys play at a former monument that has been damaged in Palu

Boys play at a former monument that has been damaged in Palu, Central Sulawesi province, Indonesia, January 13, 2021.

Donald Trump visits the U.S.-Mexico border wall in Alamo

U.S. President Donald Trump visits the U.S.-Mexico border wall, in Alamo, Texas, U.S., January 12, 2021.

Gorillas at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park tested positive for COVID-19

Gorillas sit after two of their troop tested positive for COVID-19 after falling ill, and a third gorilla appears also to be symptomatic, at...

Sriwijaya Air Flight SJ182 plane crash recovery off the Jakarta coast

Indonesian Navy personnel are seen on boats during recovery operations for the Sriwijaya Air Flight SJ182 plane, which crashed into the sea, off the...

Trump calls for end to violence he incited

U.S President Donald Trump gives an address, a day after his supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., in this still image taken...

Trump supporters breech the US Capitol

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump invaded the U.S. Capitol after breaching security defenses. One woman shot and 3 died from medical emergencies, January...

Assange supporters celebrate

People celebrate after a British judge ruled that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should not be extradited to the United States, outside the Old Bailey,...

New Year celebrations at an aquarium in Seoul

Divers in Korean traditional costumes "Hanbok" perform during an event to celebrate New Year amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic at an aquarium in...

Countdown clock in Times Square during the virtual New Year’s Eve event

Confetti flies around the ball and countdown clock in Times Square during the virtual New Year's Eve event following the outbreak of the coronavirus...

Britain’s Prime Minister signs the Brexit trade deal with EU

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson gives a thumbs up after signing the Brexit trade deal with the EU at number 10 Downing Street in...

A full moon known as the Cold Moon rises behind the One World Trade Center

A full moon known as the Cold Moon rises behind the One World Trade Center in New York City as it is seen from...

People gather near an illuminated installation in Moscow

People gather near an illuminated installation depicting polar bears ahead of the New Year and Christmas holiday season in a park in Moscow, Russia...

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Number of Cypriot officials attacked through fake social media accounts on the rise

The number of Cypriot officials coming under attack through fake social media accounts is rising year in year out, according to official data. Specifically, data...

Cyprus’ proposals for EU Recovery and Resilience Facility funds before Commission

Cyprus’ plan of proposals to receive about €968 million of funding from the European Union Recovery and Resilience Facility – Next Generation EU were...

Economic sentiment drops by 5.2 points in January due to covid lockdown

Economic sentiment in Cyprus deteriorated this month with the indicator going down by 5.2 points compared to December 2020 because of the new lockdown...

‘Crazy and evil’: Bill Gates surprised by pandemic conspiracies

Microsoft co-founder turned philanthropist Bill Gates says he has been taken aback by the volume of "crazy" and "evil" conspiracy theories about him spreading...

Police fine 125 citizens, three premises for breach of covid measures

Police reported 125 citizens and 3 managers of establishments all across Cyprus over the past 24 hours for violation of measures aiming to curb...