Andreas Nicolaides

Higher fines for noise pollution en route

MPs are moving to pass a bill which will provide for higher fines for noise pollution, Phileleftheros reported on Tuesday. Establishments without a licence to...

Xarkis Festival 2019

Xarkis Festival 2019 moves to the cool Polystipos, a mountainous village in the district of Nicosia. For another year round, in the context of...

Cyprus promotes common tourism packages with neighbouring countries

Cyprus Tourism Deputy Minister Savvas Perdios has had meetings in Lebanon and Jordan and will also visit Greece, Egypt and Israel aiming to reach...

Turkey orders arrest of 176 military personnel over suspected Gulen links

Turkey has ordered the arrest of 176 serving military personnel over suspected links to the network which Ankara says was behind an attempted coup...

Alexandra Wreck Diving Site

Location: Larnaka (Larnaca) Bay Type of dive site: Wreck Depth: 32 metres Visibility: 25 metres Access: By boat Qualification Required: Advanced Open Water (AOW) Features: The site features the same...

Eros Ramazzotti in Limassol

In more than 30 years of his career, Eros Ramazzotti has sold over 60 million albums, holds countless prizes and records, while prominent is...

The 3 most attractive beaches in Paphos

Paphos is famous for its important archaeological sites, for the birth of Aphrodite, the goddess of love and of course for the beautiful beaches. We...

Body found in occupied north, believed to be of missing student

Authorities in the occupied north have found a body believed to be of a 33 year old foreign student who was reported missing on...

The 10 Nicolas Cage movies you need to see before Jiu Jitsu

Nicolas Cage was in Cyprus in June for the shooting of the upcoming sci-fi martial arts movie Jiu Jitsu. The movie will see the Academy...

Newly elected Prime Minister of Greece to visit Cyprus

Newly elected Prime Minister of Greece Kyriakos Mitsotakis will visit Cyprus in the next days. According to a press release by the Presidency, President of...

Pope defends migrants after clashes between Italy and rescue ships

Pope Francis said on Monday that "no one is exempt" from helping migrants, in an indirect rebuke of Italy's hardline interior minister Matteo Salvini who...

Former Erdogan ally Babacan resigns from ruling AK Party

Former Turkish deputy prime minister Ali Babacan said on Monday he was resigning from President Tayyip Erdogan's AK Party over "deep differences" with the...

Limassol’s centre for homeless to open on July 15

Limassol's centre for homeless people "SXEDiA" will begin its operations on July 15, mayor Nicos Nicolaides said in a press conference on Monday. A joint...

Greek bond yields hit fresh all-time low after conservatives win election

Greek government bond yields fell sharply to new all-time lows on Monday after snap elections which saw Greece's opposition conservatives return to power, sparking hopes...

Baghdatis says feeling proud because he gave the chance to young kids to believe in themselves

Tennis player Marcos Baghdatis who  recently retired from his professional career, playing his last match last wek in Wimbledon, said he is proud and...

Pasta with halloumi-mint pesto and roasted cherry tomatoes

Ingredients For the tomatoes: 4 cherry tomatoes, cut in half 4 tablespoons of olive oil Salt and freshly ground pepper For the pesto: ¾ cup parsley leaves ¾ cup mint leaves ¼...

Pork with mustard and leek puree

Ingredients 800 grams - 1 kilogram of pork (thigh, boneless) in big pieces 1 onion finely chopped ½ cup mustard with seeds ½ cup...

Greek meatballs with ouzo and cheese

Ingredients 500 mince (mixed pork and beef) 1 medium onion, chopped or grated 1 egg 2 whole slices of bread 2 pinches cumin 1...

Broccoli and apple salad

Ingredients 1 large broccoli 3/4 cup raisins or dried helmets 3/4 cup walnuts cut into pieces 1 apple cubed Lemon juice 3/4 cup yogurt ...

Spaghetti with cherry tomatoes and fresh pesto

Ingredients 1 packet (500 g) spaghetti (or linguine or penne) 2 tablespoons olive oil ½ kilogram (approximately) cherry tomatoes Grated Parmesan for serving, Salt...

Paphos: 6.77% of water irrigation needs go to golf courses

Golf courses account for 6.77% of Paphos' total water irrigation needs, Phileleftheros reported on Monday. It said that in 2018, Paphos needed around 12 million...

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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...

Article that found risks in hydroxychloroquine against COVID-19 retracted

  An influential medical journal article that found hydroxychloroquine increased the risk of death in COVID-19 patients was retracted on Thursday, adding to controversy around...

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