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Britain can end Brexit unilaterally, EU court advisor says

The European Court of Justice's advocate general said on Tuesday Britain has the right to withdraw its Brexit notice from the European Union unilaterally. The...

NASA deep space probe reaches asteroid deemed potential Earth threat

NASA's deep space explorer Osiris-Rex flew on Monday to within a dozen miles of its destination, a skyscraper-sized asteroid believed to hold organic compounds...

Washington pays respects to Bush as he lies in state at Capitol

Washington's political elite paid tribute to former U.S. President George H.W. Bush as his body lay in state in the Capitol on Monday, evoking a bygone...

Policeman and one other dead after violence over cow slaughter in north India

A senior policeman and another man were killed on Monday in violent protests over a dead cow, an animal sacred in Hindu culture, in...

George Soros’s graduate school says it is being forced out of Hungary

The Central European University, founded by George Soros, said on Monday it had been forced out of Hungary in "an arbitrary eviction" that violated academic...

Sully the service dog to pay last tribute to George H.W. Bush

Sully H.W. Bush, a yellow Labrador service dog who worked with the late former President George H.W. Bush, will be traveling with Bush's casket on...

Naturalist Attenborough urges climate meet to tackle “greatest threat in thousands of years”

British broadcaster and environmentalist David Attenborough on Monday urged world leaders, meeting in Poland to agree ways to limit global warming, to get on...

Cher, Reba McEntire and “Hamilton” creators shine at Kennedy Centre Honours

Cher, Reba McEntire, and the creators of the Broadway musical "Hamilton" -- superstars of the entertainment world -- gathered in Washington on Sunday to...

Trump says China to cut tariffs on U.S.-made autos after trade war truce

China has agreed to "reduce and remove" tariffs below the 40 percent level that Beijing is currently charging on U.S.-made vehicles, U.S. President Donald...

Be celibate or leave the priesthood, pope tells gay priests

Men with deep-rooted homosexual tendencies should not be admitted to the Catholic clergy, and it would be better for priests who are actively gay...

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas to marry in traditional Hindu ceremony

U.S. singer Nick Jonas and "Quantico" actor Priyanka Chopra will be married in a traditional Hindu ceremony today, the culmination of a three-day long...

A high-five from Putin and that awkward photograph – Saudi prince’s G20 summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin walked up to Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at a summit of G20 world leaders, high-fived him and...

France to consider state of emergency to prevent riots recurring

France will consider imposing a state of emergency to prevent a recurrence of some of the worst civil unrest in more than a decade...

Trump, meeting China’s Xi, voices hope for progress on trade dispute

U.S. President Donald Trump told Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday he hoped they would achieve "something great" on trade for both countries as...

UPDATE – Paris turned into battle zone as “Yellow Vest” protests escalate (pics)

French riot police fought running battles with "yellow vest" protesters in the streets of Paris, in a third weekend of nationwide unrest against high...

G20 leaders skirt trade tensions, back WTO reform in statement

The G20 grouping of industrialized nations skirted current global trade tensions but threw their weight beyond the reform of the World Trade Organization in...

Merkel, Putin agree to four-way talks on Kerch Strait

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Saturday to hold further talks about events in the Kerch Strait at the...

Egyptian film star charged with ‘inciting immorality’ for wearing see-through dress

An Egyptian film star faces trial next month promoting immorality after attending the Cairo Film Festival in a see-through dress, state-owned online newspaper Al-Ahram...

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush dead at 94

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who presided over the end of the Cold War and routed Saddam Hussein's Iraqi army but lost a...

Powerful quake rattles Alaska, hitting roads, bridges hardest (pics)

A powerful earthquake jolted southern Alaska on Friday morning, buckling roads, disrupting rush-hour traffic and jamming telephone service in and around Anchorage, the state's...

Jailed Catalan separatist leaders start hunger strike

Two jailed Catalan separatist leaders awaiting trial for their role in the region's failed bid to secede from Spain began a hunger strike on...

Top Stories

10 person ceiling on gatherings to be lifted in three stages

    The 10 person maximum for gatherings remains in force, but will be relaxed on June 24 and again on July 7, and lifted altogether...

TUI Germany said Greece, Cyprus among its chief travel destinations

  Greece and Cyprus will be among the chief travel destinations for Germany's TUI travel group which launches its programme for 2020 on June 17. Speaking...

Coronavirus is not high threat to workers, EU says, causing outcry

  The European Commission classified the new coronavirus as a mid-level threat to workers, drawing criticism from socialist lawmakers because the move will allow less...

Cyprus’ unemployment in April rises to 8.9%

  Cyprus' unemployment in April rose to 8.9% from 6.7% the previous month and 7.5% in the same month the previous year, according to figures...

Cyprus public debt spikes to €24.5 billion due to Covid-19 crisis

  Cyprus General Government debt spiked to €24.56 billion according to official data in April, reflecting the large debt issuances by the Finance Ministry to...

Taste

Poulles (Υoung kolokassi)

Either you thrash the coriander seeds in a mortar, without making them into dust, or you gradually crush them in a blender. Remove the edges...

Pork cooked in wine

Crush the coriander seeds in a pestle and mortar or pulse-blend in a blender, taking care not to over-grind. Put the meat in bowl (not...

Lefkaritikos tavas – O ‘protinos’

Wash and dry the meat and rice separately. In a ‘tava’ (oven proof deep clay pot) first put a layer of five-six pieces of meat...

Local cuisine: An introduction

Rich in fresh ingredients and tasty herbs, offers the very best of Mediterranean culinary delights. Head out to a tavern and feast on a...