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10 flights from European destinations to Paphos, increasing this month and August

  Eighteen flights were scheduled at Paphos Airport today, ten arriving from European destinations, including Dublin, Stansted, Bucharest (2), Budapest, Riga, Bournemouth, Bratislava, Mykonos and...

10 businesses charged with covid violations

  10 businesses were charged with covid violations over the past 24 hours, out of a total of 487 checks throughout Cyprus. Police made clear in...

Fire in moving car, tragedy averted as driver remains calm

The worst was averted this morning in the Paphos-Polis road, near the Tsada community, when a moving car caught fire and was gutted by...

Man forgets electric stove on, causes fire

  Μake sure all electrical appliances are off when leaving the house, we are reminded by an incident in Nicosia last night, when a man...

One Covid patient remains at Famagusta Reference hospital

  One patient is currently being treated at the Famagusta General hospital, the reference institution for covid-19. According to doctors, he is doing well. Since March 11,...

Police issue advice following defence grenade discovery in backyard

  Authorities have issued relevant advice to the public, after the discovery of a defence grenade at a home backyard in the Larnaca district, complete...

Forest fire red alert, public appeal

  The forestry department has issued a fire red alert as hot, dry conditions continue and thousands will be flocking mountain resorts over the weekend. The...

Fire at Yeroskipou home, extensive damage (update)

  A blaze caused extensive damage to a Yeroskipou home at seven yesterday afternoon. The occupants of the two-floor house were away at the time and...

Another 42 degree scorcher, yellow alert

  Heatwave conditions will continue throughout the island today, as a warm front affects Cyprus for a third consecutive day. It's a good time to venture...

Ministry updates list of countries for travel to Cyprus – Israel in Category C

The Health Ministry on Friday issued a revised list of countries regarding their epidemiological risk as regards coronavirus for travel purposes, moving Israel from...

No new Coronavirus cases for second consecutive day

No new coronavirus cases were reported in Cyprus on Friday after 1538 tests, which means the total number remains at 999 for the second...

New yellow warning; temperatures at 42 C on Saturday

The Department of Meteorology issued on Friday another yellow alert for extremely high temperatures on Saturday. The alert is in force from 11 am until...

Limassol Wine Festival cancelled for 6th time since 1961

Limassol Mayor Nicos Nicolaides said on Friday that the municipal council has decided to cancel the city's wine festival for 2020 due to Coronavirus,...

Third arrest for robbery, beating of 66-year-old woman – UPDATE

Police have arrested a 47-year-old man from Limassol on Thursday to facilitate questioning in a case of robbery and the critical injury of a 66-year-old woman...

Limassol: Man arrested for assault, robbery of 68-year-old – UPDATE

A 68-year-old woman from Limassol was attacked on Thursday night while walking home by a man who hit her and stole her wallet, the...

Father of woman accountant remanded for Limassol funds embezzlement

The Limassol District Court has remanded in custody for seven days the 73-year-old father of a 49-year-old woman accountant of a Limassol group of...

Cyprus’ rare nocturnal butterfly and endemic beetle (photos)

The Department of Forests took to social media to introduce the public to two rare and protected insect species that visitors to Cyprus' forests...

UK in Category B from August 1

Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou said on Friday that based on the current epidemiological situation, the UK will be incorporated in Category B of travellers...

77% of Covid cases reported in the last 14 days were imported – report

By June 30th, a total of 998 Covid-19 cases and 26 deaths (case fatality rate: 2.6%) have been reported in the Republic of Cyprus,...

Akamas: Couple injured after car falls off cliff

A couple residing in Paphos fell off a cliff and into the sea in Lara after they stopped in their car to see the...

Temperatures up to 40 C, yellow warning in effect

Today will be mainly fine with increased cloud to be observed locally in the afternoon in the mountains and inland that may bring isolated...

Top Stories

Covid cases in Cyprus go over the 1000 mark-three today, one a Serbian football player

  Three coronavirus cases were reported in Cyprus today after 1699 tests and following two days of zeros. This means that the number goes up to...

Orange heat warning tomorrow, just one step from red alert-43+degrees

  The Met Office has issued an orange warning for tomorrow as temperatures are expected to reach or even surge beyond 43 degrees inland. One step...

Barcelona’s landmark Sagrada Familia reopens for key covid workers

  Barcelona’s Sagrada Familia basilica reopened today, giving frontline workers the chance to have the usually tourist-packed landmark to themselves in recognition of their efforts...

Apollon Serb football player positive to Covid following Belgrade return

  Serb football player Djordje Denic, currently playing for Limassol football club Apollon, tested positive to Covid-19, following his return from Belgrade. In a statement, the...

Catalonia curbs movement of 200,000 people after new coronavirus outbreak

  Spain’s north-eastern region of Catalonia enforced a new lockdown on more than 200,000 people, after several new outbreaks of the coronavirus were detected. Residents in...

Taste

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...

Loukaniko Pitsilias – Pitsilia Sausage

Pitsilia sausage is produced in the Pitsilia region from pork minced meat that is “cooked” ( matured) in the dry red wine of the...