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N.Korea’s Kim says ready to meet Trump but warns of ‘new path’

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reaffirmed on Tuesday his resolve to completely denuclearise the Korean Peninsula, but warned he may have to take...

UK counter-terrorism police investigate stabbings in Manchester

British counter-terrorism police are investigating stabbings at Manchester Victoria train station that left three people injured, including a police officer, on New Year's Eve,...

Israel jails Palestinian for Briton’s killing, says is mentally ill

An Israeli court sentenced a Palestinian to 18 years imprisonment on Monday for stabbing to death a British woman in Jerusalem last year, under...

Russia detains American in Moscow over suspected spying

Russia's domestic security service (FSB) said on Monday it had detained an American citizen suspected of spying in Moscow. The FSB, which said the American...

Russian apartment block blast kills 3, dozens missing -agencies

Russian rescuers were on Monday searching for people still trapped under the rubble of a city apartment block that partly collapsed in a suspected...

Brazil moving its embassy to Jerusalem matter of ‘when, not if,’ Netanyahu says

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Brazil's President-elect Jair Bolsonaro told him that it was a matter of "when, not if"...

Iraq hints at bigger role in Syria after U.S. withdrawal

Iraq's prime minister said on Sunday that top security officials from Baghdad had met Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus, and hinted at a...

U.S. CBP chief defends agents in child border deaths

The head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Sunday defended his agents' handling of two sick children who died in their custody, saying...

Philippine cyclone leaves at least 22 dead

At least 22 people have died due to landslides and flooding triggered by a tropical cyclone that brought heavy rains to centralPhilippines, a disaster...

Putin, in New Year letter to Trump, says Moscow is open for dialogue

Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a New Year letter to his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump, said on Sunday that Moscow was ready for dialogue...

EU is not trying to keep Britain in, Juncker says

The European Union is not trying to keep Britain in and wants to start discussing future ties the moment the UK parliament approves Brexit,...

China probe readies to land on dark side of the moon – Xinhua

A Chinese space probe is moving into position to land on the dark side of the moon for the first time, the official Xinhua...

Chinese court orders retrial for Canadian jailed for drug smuggling – tensions continue

A Chinese court ordered a retrial of a Canadian citizen on drug smuggling charges on Saturday after prosecutors said his sentence of 15 years...

Egypt security forces kill 40 suspected militants after tourist bus bombed

Egyptian security forces have killed 40 suspected militants in three separate incidents in North Sinai and Giza, the ministry of interior said on Saturday,...

UK to spend over $130 million on ferries to cope with no-deal Brexit

The British government will spend more than 100 million pounds ($130 million) chartering extra sea ferries to ease cross-Channel congestion if the United Kingdom...

6.9 quake strikes off Philippines, tsunami warning withdrawn

A strong earthquake of 6.9 magnitude struck off the southern Philippine island of Mindanao on Saturday, raising fears of dangerous tsunami waves across the...

No embassy move announced as Brazil’s Bolsonaro hosts Israel’s Netanyahu

Brazil's far-right President-elect Jair Bolsonaro met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday and while both pledged to deepen ties, there was no...

Bomb kills three Vietnamese tourists, Egyptian guide near pyramids -officials

Three Vietnamese tourists and an Egyptian guide were killed and at least 10 others injured when a roadside bomb blast hit their tour bus...

Open Arms rescue ship docks in Spanish port with 308 migrants on board

A Spanish charity rescue ship docked in Algeciras port in southern Spain on Friday, bringing ashore more than 300 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean...

The most popular Google searches of 2018

Google published its annual global rankings of the most-searched words and phrases. The 2018 FIFA World Cup, the royal wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry in the U.K. and...

Bright light mystifies New Yorkers after transformer fire (video)

A transformer explosion at an electric power substation in the New York City borough of Queens lit up the night sky with a bright...

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Repatriates make 7 out of 8 new coronavirus cases reported today

Repatriates made 7 out of eight new coronavirus cases reported today by the health ministry out of a total of 1953 tests, raising the number...

It’s merciless-Major blaze near the Panayia Evangelistria chapel in Xylofagou

  It's been a very difficult day for the fire and forestry departments as more than a dozen fires broke out all over Cyprus. A major...

Second fire at Diorios-Kapouti area in north-6th front today

  A second fire has broken out in the Diorios-Kapouti area in the Turkish-occupied north, a week after a massive blaze caused major destruction in...

Malta-Greece top low risk, Switzerland-Czech Republic higher risk for visitors to Cyprus

The Health Ministry announced the results of an epidemiological risk assessment, in an attempt to classify low and higher risk countries, when international airports...

Major Achna fire under control after burning farms, animals and tractors (update)

  A dramatic effort by a strong ground fire fighting force, a Russian Gamov helicopter and dozens of locals, brought a major blaze in the...

Taste

Fish meatballs

In a bowl, mix the finely chopped onion and parsley. Boil the fish, cut into small pieces and add to the bowl. Add salt...

“Frappe” Greek iced coffee

Frappé coffee (also Greek frappé or café frappé Greek: φραπές, frapés) is a Greek foam-covered iced coffee drink made from instant coffee (generally, spray-dried...

A guide of Summer fruits from Cyprus

Cyprus summer love! Cyprus summer fruits! So, what are the summer fruits which can be bought in Cyprus? Watermelon A Cypriot summer is not complete without...

Stuffed vine leaves with artichokes (Lenten)

Blanch the vine leaves in hot water. For the stuffing, finely chop the artichokes and the onions and sauté in olive oil until translucent....