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Mainly fine with increased cloud coverage at times

Today will be mainly fine with increased cloud coverage at times and variable north-westerly to south-westerly winds. Temperatures, which remain close to the average for...

Four new Covid-19 cases, total in Cyprus rises to 1,037

Four people have tested positive for coronavirus out of a total of 1,831, the Health Ministry announced on Saturday. The four cases were detected as...

Cyprus Olympic medallist Pavlos Kontides wins Open Croatia Championship

The Mediterranean island's ace sailor Pavlos Kontides has won Open Croatia Championship laser category. This was the Olympic medallist's first race following the novel coronavirus...

Cyprus police carry out 342 coronavirus checks on premises

Police in Cyprus have carried out a total of 342 checks on premises across Cyprus in the last 24 hours. The result was six reports...

Limassol court remands methamphetamine production suspect

Limassol district court on Saturday remanded in custody for eight days a 29-year-old Iraqi in connection with possession of banned substances and production of...

Cyprus President to visit France next week

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has accepted an invitation by French counterpart Emmanuel Macron to visit Paris next week, it was officially announced on Saturday. In...

EU appeasement of Turkey has failed, Cyprus President tells Council

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has told the European Council that "the appeasement of Turkey has failed" and that it should come to an end. The...

“Mirror” group exhibition at Papadakis Warehouses

The mirror as an artistic tool or as a means of multiple symbolism is the theme of “Mirror” group exhibition which is to open...

Mostly fine with increased cloud in the afternoon

Today will be mainly fine with increased cloud coverage at times, mainly in the afternoon. Temperatures, which have declined to remain close to the average...

Wanted man Mohammed Shafeeq arrested

After a coordinated operation, the police proceeded to arrest 30-year-old Mohammed Shafeeq from Iraq wanted on suspicion of drug trafficking and abduction. Specifically, the suspect...

Man arrested for stealing power from neighbouring house

A 55-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a case of fraudulent misappropriation of electricity and illegal entry into a house currently under...

54-year-old wanted woman evading arrest captured

Paphos Police has arrested a 54-year-old woman for obstruction of a legal process. The 54-year-old has been wanted since June 7th, following a complaint...

Suspect wanted for driving offences caught driving under the influence

The police located two people driving under the influence of drugs yesterday between 18:00 and 12:00 am in Paphos. According to the police, members of...

Forestry Department closes down camping sites

The Forestry Department of the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, in an announcement, informs the public that for reasons of public health...

People flock to Petra tou Romiou for selfies with Aphrodite

The initiative of the Society for Tourism Development and Promotion of Paphos (STDPP), of the application of "Enriched Reality" created to highlight the myth...

Man-made nests of barn owls to counter rising rodent population

Local authorities in Khirokitia area have installed 30 man-made nests of barn owls (Tyto alba) in a bid to reduce the population of rodents...

Cyprus reports 1,024 COVID-19 cases, 26 deaths

A total of 1,024 COVID-19 cases and 26 deaths were reported in Cyprus as of Tuesday July 14, the Epidemiological Surveillance Unit of the...

Primary Schools not to reopen, secretariat staff warn

If the imbalances observed in matters of their employment status are not fixed then the new school year in Cyprus is not going to...

SBA Police donates food to families in need

The Sovereign Base Area Police Akrotiri Division has donated 60 boxes of food and toiletries to community leaders of the surrounding villages to help...

Births outside marriage in EU on the rise, not so in Cyprus

The proportion of live births outside marriage in the European Union is on the rise but not so in Cyprus and Greece, according to...

EAC opens Smart Poles competition aiming to transform cities

The Electricity Authority has invited proposals for the acquisition of Smart Poles in Cyprus worth up to €3 million, Phileleleftheros reported on Friday. Smart Pole...

Top Stories

Fourteen new corona virus cases detected out of 3,539 tests

According to the Epidemiological Surveillance Unit of the Ministry of Health 14 new cases of the SARS-CoV-II virus were detected out of a total...

Cyprus will stand by Lebanon, FM wrote in Book of Condolence

Cyprus will stand by Lebanon during these challenging times and will provide all possible aid and support in an effort to alleviate the immense...

Cyprus stands ready to offer any help that Lebanon requests, Justice Minister says

Cyprus Justice and Public Order Minister Emily Yiolitis has said that Cyprus is ready to offer any help that Lebanon requests. Yiolitis visited on Friday...

Four-member team of ‘Volunteer Doctors Cyprus’ travels to Beirut Sunday

A four-member team of "Volunteer Doctors Cyprus" departs on Sunday for Beirut to offer assistance at local hospitals. The team will provide help for the...

Cyprus’ Agriculture Minister expects joint meeting with EU Commissioners to discuss halloumi registration

Cyprus’ Minister of Agriculture Costas Kadis said on Friday that he expects a joint meeting to be arranged with competent European Commissioners, in order...

Taste

Octopus ‘Kathisto’ (or Octopus braised in Wine)

Ingredients: 1/2 cup Greek extra virgin olive oil 2 medium onions, chopped fine 1 large octopus, about 2kg (cleaned and kept whole) 3/4 cup dry red wine 1/3 cup...

Homemade lemonade

Ingredients: 1 cup lemon juice 1 cup sugar Method: Thoroughly wash the lemons with soap and warm water. Roll each lemon with the palm of your hand, pressing...

‘Striftaria’ mini cheese pies

Ingredients 1 ½ cup milk 2 tbsps. flour 4 tsps. of butter 3 eggs, slightly beaten + 1 extra with 1 tbs. of milk for spreading 1 pack of...

Mini potato canapes baked on salt

Ingredients Serves: 12 1kg small Cypriot potatoes rock salt, as needed 250g salted butter 300ml full fat cremé frâiche 1 pot cod or salmon roe Method Prep:20min › Cook:35min › Ready in:55min Take...