Andreas Nicolaides

Two unique programs for Cypriot youth by NEPOMAK

NEPOMAK is the World Organisation for Young Overseas Cypriots and is run day-to-day by 150 volunteers aged 18-30 from around the world. It has...

Man wanted for blackmail and threats (photo)

Police are looking for the man pictured below in connection to blackmail and demand of property using threats. The man is Cypriot and has been...

From nuns to astronauts: 10 women cracking the glass ceiling in 2019

Countries around the world have promised gender equality by 2030, but in 2019 a new index showed that even the most advanced nations weren't...

Turkey arrests 94 Islamic State suspects ahead of New Year

Turkish police detained 94 people suspected of ties to Islamic State in nationwide raids on Monday ahead of New Year celebrations, police and state...

Limassol incident: Attempted break-in, theft, malicious damage, arson

Several crimes appear to have been committed in a single incident in Limassol in the early morning hours on Monday according to philenews. Perpetrators reportedly...

Paphos: Malicious damage in Tala house

Police in Paphos are investigating a case of malicious damage in a house in Tala village, philenews reports. According to the police, a 21-year-old woman...

Alleged gang rape: 19 year old found guilty (photos, video)

After a procedure lasting 1 hour 20' and in the presence of 30 women from the NGO "Network Against Violence to Women", judge Michalis...

Ashes theft: Box found, two Greek-Cypriots wanted

The box with a 19 year-old youth's ashes stolen last Friday from a rental car in Governor's Beach has been found, Phileleftheros reports. The car...

Yellow alert in effect, heavy rain, power outages

Today there will be local showers and isolated thunderstorms across the island with the Met Office's yellow warning still in effect until 4pm this...

Projects with significant CyI Involvement awarded at the Shanghai Archaeological Forum

Research Projects with significant involvement of the Cyprus Institute (CyI) have won prestigious awards at the Shanghai Archaeological Forum, a press release on the...

Netanyahu wins party vote in boost ahead of Israeli election

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu easily won a vote to keep the Likud party helm, the party said on Friday, in a boost ahead...

Light earthquake of 3.6 magnitude recorded in Larnaca

A small earthquake was recorded on Friday morning at 09:19 in Larnaca district, philenews reports. According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) the earthquake's magnitude...

Merkel plans Turkey trip to preserve migrant pact

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit Turkey next month to urge President Tayyip Erdogan to uphold the migration pact he agreed with the European...

Parents of alleged Ayia Napa gang rape victim feel optimistic

The parents of the British 19 year-old teen accused of lying that she was gang-raped by 12 Israeli men in Ayia Napa last July...

Thai navy SEAL who took part in cave rescue dies after year-long infection

A Thai navy SEAL who took part in the dramatic rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in northern...

EU may need to extend deadline for trade talks with UK – von der Leyen

The European Union may need to extend the deadline for talks about a new trade relationship with Britain, European Commission President Ursula von der...

Chloraka burglary: Bulgarian couple under arrest

A Bulgarian couple aged 38 and 42 has been arrested in connection to the burglary in the home of a British Chloraka resident that...

Le Monde de Vanessa: A show inspired by musicals and the 50s

Vanessa Megalemos, lead singer of the established Avant Tout jazz band, is the brains behind this promising musical performance inspired by modern musicals and...

Pavlos Pavlidis & B-Movies

Pavlos Pavlidis and his band B-Movies return to Nicosia for a live performance at DownTown Live on Friday, 27th of December 2019. Pavlos Pavlidis is...

Loukas Louka Jazz Piano Trio

Loukas Louka Jazz Piano Trio invite you to a festive concert, to enjoy all the Christmas Standards, at Technopolis 20 in Paphos, on Friday,...

Avalanches hit Austrian, Swiss ski resorts, at least two injured

Three avalanches hit the Austrian ski resort of Ankogel and one the Swiss resort of Andermatt on Thursday, injuring at least two people and...

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Paphos: Appeal after 3 dogs stolen from dog shelter

  The PAWS Dog Shelter in Paphos is appealing to the public for help after three dogs were stolen. Hope, Dana and Polly had homes to...

Guidelines for operation of libraries

  Guidelines have been issued by the health services for libraries which are reopening following closure under measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The guidelines...

EU sets up financial crime unit as pandemic poses new risks

    The European Union on Friday set up a unit of investigators to tackle an expected surge in finanial crime in the economic downturn triggered...

Higher risk of serious Covid-19 infection for A+ blood type, new study finds

People with A+ blood type are at increased risk compared to other blood types for respiratory failure and death due to a severe Covid-19...

BirdLife Cyprus invites pubic to join swallow monitoring programme

  BirdLife Cyprus is inviting the public to help their programme to record the island's swallow population. In a post on Facebook, the NGO asked members...