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Cannabis, cocaine use in Cyprus on the rise over recent past years

An increase in cannabis and cocaine use in Cyprus is on the rise over the recent past years, according to the European Drug Report...

Student gambling in Cyprus on the rise

An increase in the number of young people gambling has been recorded in the European Drug Report 2020 presented on Tuesday by the Cyprus...

Cyprus marks highest rate of registered first-time asylum applicants

The highest rate of registered first-time asylum applicants during the second quarter of 2020 was observed in Cyprus, according to Eurostat. The latest data, released...

Additional two new coronavirus cases added to Tuesday’s 15

The Ministry of Health has announced two additional positive covid-19 cases to Tuesday's total of 15, Philenews reported on Wednesday. One case concerns a football...

World becoming less tolerant of migrants – Gallup poll

The world is becoming less tolerant of migrants, according to a poll released on Wednesday as Europe prepared to unveil a new asylum plan...

Nicosia Central Prisons part of Netflix jail series

Nicosia Central Prisons will be included in a new documentary series by Netflix platform focusing on inter-workings in jails worldwide, according to Philenews. The American...

CSEO to broadcast live webinar on “Humanity’s return to the Moon”

The Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation is broadcasting on Wednesday the second episode of the bi-weekly series of live webinars on “Humanity's return to the...

Turkey’s Erdogan, France’s Macron discuss Cyprus, Eastern Med tensions

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and France's Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday evening they had held their first conversation in months following a standoff between...

Egypt’s Sisi committed to ridding Libya of militia, regional interference

Egypt is committed to helping Libyans "rid their country of armed militias and terrorist organizations, and put an end to the blatant interference of...

EU chairman delays summit to Oct. 1-2 after going into quarantine

European Council President Charles Michel postponed a summit of European Union leaders on Thursday and Friday until the start of October after going into...

Turkey, Greece agree to resume talks after four years

Turkey and Greece have agreed to resume talks over their contested maritime claims in the eastern Mediterranean after a four year hiatus following weeks...

Latest on the worldwide spread of coronavirus

Britain has re-imposed some lockdown measures as a second wave of coronavirus infections swept across Europe. And the death toll in the United States crossed...

Ten fines over violation of covid-19 preventive measures

Police in Cyprus carried out a total of 500 inspections over the past 24 hours and fined two establishments and 8 citizens for violating...

Mainly fine, cloud developing in the afternoon

Wednesday will be mainly fine in the morning with increased cloud in the afternoon and possible isolated showers only in the mountains. Winds will be...

Indian woman, 25, involved in Andrei Popa murder, jailed

Larnaca District Court sentenced a 25-year-old Indian woman, resident of Larnaca, involved in the Andrei Popa case to 45 days in prison on Monday. The...

Night clubs request that they reopen with no dance floor and no bar services

The Pancyprian Association of Nightclubs (PA.SY.KE.D.) addresses a last appeal to the Minister of Health, the Minister of Finance and the Deputy Minister of...

Fifteen new coronavirus cases detected out of 2,709 tests

The Ministry of Health has announced that 15 new cases of the SARS-CoV-II virus were detected in Cyprus over the past 24 hours out...

Households and businesses affected by Medicane Ianos to be compensated

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis promised the flood-stricken households and businesses of Karditsa that the government will stand at their side with "speed and determination",...

Workshop on forging synergies between industry and scientific research organised for Industry Week

A workshop was organised on Tuesday, in Nicosia, to discuss ways to forge synergies between industrial production and scientific research sectors, in a bid...

Cyprus-France Defence Ministers discuss East Med situation

Cyprus' Defence Minister Charalambos Petrides spoke on the phone with his French counterpart Florence Parly, on Tuesday, and according to Cyprus' Ministry of Defence...

Turkey – Greece ready to resume exploratory talks, Erdogan says

Turkey and Greece stated they are ready to resume exploratory talks to address their contested maritime claims in the eastern Mediterranean and Aegean, the...

Top Stories

Man wanted for burglaries and thefts (photo)

Marios Charalambous, 34, pictured below, is still wanted by Police in connection to cases of conspiracy to commit a felony, burglary, and breaking and...

UK’s Prince Harry and wife Meghan urge Americans to vote in November’s election

Britain's Prince Harry and his American wife Meghan have called on Americans to register to vote in the upcoming U.S. presidential election, entering into...

Man wanted for Limassol burglary (photos)

The man (pictured) is wanted by Police in connection with a case of burglary committed early on Monday in Limassol. Anyone with information please contact...

Additional covid measures to be imposed in Larnaca, heath expert says

Additional measures will be imposed in Larnaca where the new epicentre of coronavirus outbreaks currently is, according to Dr Leontios Kostrikis who is a...

Boy with cerebral palsy left without kindergarten exclusive carer

The parents of a four-year-old boy born with cerebral palsy are asking for a specialised school carer now that he is old enough to...

Taste

Spicy grilled soutzoukakia

Place all ingredients for soutzoukakia in a bowl and mix well, preferably using a food processor, until well combined. Using the mixture, form cigar-shaped...

Souvlakia

Pork souvlaki: Put the meat and all the other ingredients in a bowl (not metal) and mix well. Cover the bowl and keep in...

Pastelli (Carob Toffee)

The nutritional sweet of Pastelli is made with the syrup of carob pods, produced by boiling their pulp until it forms a thick, sticky...

Meatballs with tomato and cumin

Place all meatball ingredients in a bowl and knead well with hands. Keep the mixture in the fridge for approximately 1 hour to thicken. In...