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EU states need 10 times more coronavirus equipment, internal document

European Union states need 10 times as much personal protective equipment and other medical devices, such as ventilators, to tackle the coronavirus than traditional...

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

Here's what you need to know about the coronavirus right now: U.S. spending blitz; EU "tele-summit" The big policy move of the day will come later...

Britain’s Prince Charles tests positive for coronavirus

Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, has tested positive for coronavirus, his household said. Charles, eldest son of Queen Elizabeth, is 71 years...

After Trump request, S.Korea checking if it can expand exports of virus test kits

South Korean authorities said on Wednesday they were looking at whether the country had sufficient stockpiles of coronavirus test kits to expand exports to...

Israelis told to keep within 100m from home for recreation

Israelis hoping for a stroll or jog were instructed on Wednesday to stay within 100 metres of their homes for a week under tightened...

UK parliament set to close for at least four weeks on Wednesday

Britain's parliament is set to suspend sitting for at least four weeks from Wednesday as part of the government's efforts to slow the spread...

Chinese students fleeing virus-hit U.S. pay $20,000 for seats on private jets

As the coronavirus spreads across the United States, Chinese students from wealthy families are persuading their parents to pay tens of thousands of dollars...

U.S. Congress, negotiators reach deal on $2-trln coronavirus aid package

U.S. senators and Trump administration officials have reached an agreement on a massive economic stimulus bill to alleviate the economic impact of the coronavirus...

Greta Thunberg says probably had COVID-19, urges #StayAtHome

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Tuesday that while self-isolating after recent travels in Europe she probably came down with COVID-19, and urged...

Trump challenged on his early bid to reopen economy

A week after millions of Americans began taking shelter at home from the coronavirus, at least one Republican governor warned on Tuesday against easing...

EU says close to deal on face masks against virus, after a month of searching

The European Commission said on Tuesday it had received bids from undisclosed manufacturers that offered to sell to the EU face masks, goggles, overalls...

Coronavirus to drive Greek economy into recession – finmin

Greece's economy will contract this year because of the coronavirus lockdown, the country's finance minister said on Tuesday, but the projected recession will be...

U.S. could become ‘coronavirus epicentre’, UK locks down, Olympics on hold

The United States could become the global epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday, as Britain went into lockdown...

France eyes “shadow army” of fruit pickers as coronavirus bites

France appealed on Tuesday to workers laid off by the coronavirus crisis to help farmers pick fruit and vegetables that will otherwise be left...

Tokyo Olympic Games delayed to 2021, easing athletes’ angst

Japan and the Olympics movement decided on Tuesday to delay this year's Tokyo Games into 2021 as the coronavirus crisis obliterated the world's last major...

African jazz legend Manu Dibango dies from coronavirus in France

World-famous singer and saxophonist Manu Dibango has died from a coronavirus infection at the age of 86 in France, his management team said on...

Britain wakes up to coronavirus lockdown, confusion continues

Britain awoke to a virtual lockdown on Tuesday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered people to stay at home, shops to close and an...

British supermarkets limit customers to enforce social distancing

Britain's supermarkets have started limiting the number of customers in stores at any one time to enforce social distancing during the coronavirus outbreak. Prime Minister...

Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

The COVID-19 pandemic is accelerating, the World Health Organization said, with more than 377,000 cases now recorded and infections reported from nearly every country. DEATHS,...

China’s new coronavirus infections double due to imported cases

Mainland China saw a doubling in new coronavirus cases driven by a jump in infected travellers returning home from overseas, raising the risk of...

Britain’s coronavirus lockdown: What you can and can’t do

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson ramped up the nation's coronavirus measures on Monday, enforcing a nationwide lockdown after chairing an emergency Cobra committee. Below are...

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How to pay a restriction violation fine

Fines for violations of the restriction decrees, enforced on March 24, are payable as follows: Any commercial bank connected to the payment provider or providers...

What we don’t yet know about the coronavirus

It has been only three months since reports first emerged from China of an unknown virus causing unusual cases of pneumonia, and scientists and...

Coronavirus patient critical at Limassol hospital

A coronavirus patient at Limassol hospital is reported to be in critical condition and has been placed on a respirator. According to the State Health...

24 coronavirus patients at the Famagusta reference hospital

Nine more coronavirus patients have been admitted to the Famagusta hospital, the reference institution for confirmed cases, raising the number to 24. According to CNA...

Man attacks police during restriction checks, in custody

A 30 year old Georgian man was remanded in custody for 2 days by the district court in Limassol after attacking officers and damaging...

Taste

Village salad

A must-have with every meal is a village salad. You will find it in every tavern or greek restaurant you visit in Cyprus. Make...

Courgettes with eggs

Heat the oil in a frying pan and fry the courgettes at a medium heat until they soften. Add salt and add the eggs....

Classic Pastitsio

Prepare the mince sauce: heat the butter in a pan and sauté the mince with the onion and garlic until nicely browned, mixing well....

Grilled vegetable and goat cheese rolls

Brush the vegetables with olive oil and season. Heat a pan/griddle and cook them carefully until golden on both sides, making sure their shape...