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Russian pilot says he’s no hero despite praise for crash-landing

A Russian pilot who landed a passenger plane in a cornfield after hitting a flock of birds said he was no hero despite the...

Turkey’s military pension fund reaches British Steel deal

Turkey's military pension fund OYAK has reached a provisional agreement to take over British Steel and could close the deal by the end of...

Israel to allow U.S. Rep Tlaib to visit family in West Bank

Israel will allow U.S. lawmaker Rashida Tlaib to visit her family in the occupied West Bank on humanitarian grounds, the interior ministry said on...

Not for sale: Danish MPs ridicule idea of Trump buying Greenland

Danish politicians on Friday poured scorn on the notion of selling Greenland to the United States following reports that President Donald Trump had privately...

Anti-Brexit party reveals candidates for emergency UK government

The leader of the anti-Brexit Liberal Democrats party said on Friday two senior lawmakers from the ruling party and opposition have indicated willingness to...

Italian political standoff keeps rescued migrants stranded at sea

A charity rescue ship carrying 134 migrants, mostly Africans, waited off the coast of Italy on Friday as a battle between former political allies...

Imperilled by climate change, Pacific nations chide Australia

Small Pacific islands nations at risk from rising sea levels lambasted Australia on Friday after it blocked moves at a regional forum to set...

Trump has privately talked about U.S. purchase of Greenland-sources

U.S. President Donald Trump has privately discussed with aides and advisers the idea of the United States purchasing the island of Greenland as a...

Gibraltar decides to free seized Iranian tanker; U.S. seeks to hold it

Britain's Mediterranean territory Gibraltar decided on Thursday to free a seized Iranian oil tanker, but did not immediately indicate when or if the ship...

N.Korea fires projectiles, rejects S.Korea’s ‘senseless’ dialogue pledge

North Korea launched at least two projectiles into the sea on Friday, South Korea's military said, shortly after Pyongyang described South Korea's president as...

Israel bars visit by U.S. Democratic lawmakers

Israel will bar a visit by two of its sharpest critics in the U.S. Congress, Democrats Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar, who planned to...

‘Gay cake’ dispute referred to top European Court

A case involving a Northern Irish bakery that refused to make a cake with a pro-gay message for a customer has been referred to...

Israel weighs barring visit by U.S. congressional critics – Israeli official

Israel is considering barring a visit by two of its sharpest critics in the U.S. Congress, Democrats Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar, who plan...

George Michael’s English cottage sells for £3.4 million — Parikiaki

The English country house that was the longtime home of the late pop star George Michael has been sold, Parikiaki reports. The 16th-century property, in...

Man stabbed near government offices in central London

A man was stabbed near British government offices in central London on Thursday, police said, adding the incident was not thought to be terrorism-related. Police...

UK’s Labour vows to bring down PM Johnson and delay Brexit

Britain's opposition Labour Party began its bid to bring down Prime Minister Boris Johnson with a vote of no confidence, urging lawmakers to unite...

Russia hails miracle after plane makes emergency landing near Moscow

Russians hailed a miracle on Thursday after a passenger plane carrying 233 people made an emergency landing in a corn field on the outskirts...

Jeffrey Epstein autopsy report finds broken bones in neck -Washington Post

The autopsy report of Jeffrey Epstein, the disgraced financier who died in an apparent suicide in his jail cell, found that he had several...

Malaysian police say Irish-French girl probably died from hunger, stress

Malaysian authorities on Thursday said a Irish-French girl whose body was found near a jungle stream had died from internal bleeding probably due to...

Police rescued after six officers wounded in Philadelphia shootout

A SWAT team rescued two police officers and three civilians trapped inside a Philadelphia house with an active gunman after a shootout in which...

France opens criminal probe into death of Irish girl in Malaysia

The Paris prosecutor's office has opened a criminal probe into the death of an Irish-French girl, whose body was found near a jungle stream...

Top Stories

Summer film marathon in Nicosia

    The Constantia open air cinema in Nicosia's Palliouritissa area will host a summer film marathon from July 22 to September 13, with organisers promising...

UK’s Sunak announces bonuses to get workers back into jobs

    Britain's government will seek to head off an unemployment crisis by paying bonuses to employers to bring workers back to their jobs from the...

Ministry publishes protocols for children’s play areas

    The Health Ministry has published health protocols for the operation of children's play areas so as to minimise the risk of the spread of...

June vehicle registrations down an annual 5.8%

    In June 2020, a month during which many COVID-19 containment measures were being gradually lifted in Cyprus, the total registration of motor vehicles numbered...

Q1 house prices up annual 5.0% in euro area, 1.1% in Cyprus

    House prices, as measured by the House Price Index, rose by 5.0% in the euro area in the first quarter of 2020 compared with...

Taste

How to make triandafillo ice cream, by UK Cypriot chef Loulla Astin

  Just in time for the scorching heat, UK Cypriot chef Loulla Astin has shared her recipe for refreshing triantafillo ice cream -- or as...

Cyprus sprouts with cream and prosciutto

In a big, deep frying pan, fry the prosciutto in the olive oil, on medium heat for 2 minutes. Add the onion and garlic...

Pork burger with sundried tomatoes, mozzarella and anchovies

Mix all the ingredients together with the mince in a bowl, and combine well. Divide into 4 balls and form the burgers. Warm a griddle/pan...

Sheftalies

Wash the lamb cauls with plenty of cold water and let them settle in water and vinegar for a little while. Soak the bread crumbs...