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Paphos: Man arrested for illegal entry, robbery and assault

  Paphos police have arrested a man suspected of twice illegally entering private property and assaulting and robbing the tenants, CNA reports. It said that the...

Only handful of hotels to open by Kataklysmos long weekend

  Only a handful of hotels will welcome guests during the coming long weekend (June 6-8, Kataklysmos), Demetra Landou reports for Phileleftheros. The traditional kataklysmos festivities...

Man rescued by lifeguards off Limassol coast dies in ICU

A 73-year-old man that was found yesterday by lifeguards floating unconscious in the sea of Limassol has died in the ICU of Limassol Hospital,...

President meets experts on phase 3 of relaxation of lockdown

  The team of scientists advising the government on the coronavirus outbreak meet President Nicos Anastasiades today to discuss phase three of the lockdown exit...

Increased cloud, possibility of showers and thunderstorms

  Weak low pressure is affecting the area and today increased cloud is expected to lead to isolated showers with the possibility of thunderstorms after...

Updated: Apliki fire extinguished

  A fire which broke out near Turkish-held Lefka and spread to the buffer zone near Apliki has been completely contained, the Forestry Department has...

Labour Ministry opens applications for May 13-June 12 support schemes

  Applications for period 3  (May 13-June 12) of the Labour Ministry's support schemes for businesses, employees and the self-employed have been posted online. In an...

Government condemns vandalism at Limassol mosque

  The government condemns in the strongest manner the vandalism at the Köprülü Mosque in Limassol, government spokesman Kyriakos Koushios said on Monday. "Such actions that...

Limassol: Biker killed in road collision

  A 35 year old biker was killed in a road collision in Limassol on Monday afternoon. He was named by police as Yiorgos Haritou from...

Five more test positive to Covid-19, three from repatriations

The Health Ministry announced five new Coronavirus cases today from a total of 1504 tests, bringing the total number in Cyprus to 949. Dr Leontios...

President Anastasiades to visit Israel the soonest

    President Nicos Anastasiades will visit Israel the soonest possible, accompanied by the ministers of Foreign Affairs, Energy, Defence and Deputy Minister of Tourism, to...

Cyprus religious leaders condemn vandalism at Limassol mosque

  Cyprus' religious leaders have condemned vandalism at the Köprülü Mosque in Limassol, saying the they were horrified by the expression of Islamophobia, xenophobia and...

Man intubated at Limassol hospital ICU following rescue by local Lifeguard Unit (photos)

A man has been intubated at Limassol Hospital's Intensive Care Unit after he was spotted by the Limassol Lifeguard Unit floating face down in...

Phase two of GHS as milestone, Health Minister says

  Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou has described June 1, which marks the launch of the second phase of the General Health System in Cyprus as...

List of private hospitals to have joined GHS so far

  Phase two of the general health scheme got underway today in what Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou has described as a landmark day for all. So...

Tersephanou rehabilitation centre becomes part-prison for inmates testing positive to Covid-19

Justice Minister George Savvides announced on Monday a series of measures put in place to tackle prison overcrowding and curb a potential spread of...

Cyprus spent 6.69% of social protection budget on family benefits in 2017

  Cyprus spent 6.69% of its total social protection budget (€242.77 million, or €282.45 per inhabitant) on family benefits in 2017, according to Eurostat figures...

Airlines showing interest; Cyprus airports ready to open says minister

    Larnaca and Paphos Airports are ready to reopen on June 9, and several airline companies have already notified authorities that they will be scheduling...

Bikes, gin and chickpeas on auction by Limassol customs

  Motorbikes, furniture, gin and bags of Egyptian chickpeas will go under the hammer on June 18 at the public warehouse of Limassol Customs. Notification of...

Karousos visits ancient monuments, urges public to explore Cyprus

  Transport Minister Yiannis Karousos marked today's reopening of museums, archaeological sites and monuments with a visit to Kolossi Castle and the archaeological sites of...

Erosion at Fig Tree Bay before start of tourist season (photos)

The sand is gone and rocks have emerged on Fig Tree Bay, one of the most popular beaches on the island as thousands of...

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Cyprus Academy of Sciences joins EU academies federation ALLEA

The Cyprus Academy of Sciences, Letters, and Arts has been admitted to the European network of academies ALLEA (All European Academies), the academy said...

Paphos: Appeal after 3 dogs stolen from dog shelter

  The PAWS Dog Shelter in Paphos is appealing to the public for help after three dogs were stolen. Hope, Dana and Polly had homes to...

Guidelines for operation of libraries

  Guidelines have been issued by the health services for libraries which are reopening following closure under measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The guidelines...

EU sets up financial crime unit as pandemic poses new risks

    The European Union on Friday set up a unit of investigators to tackle an expected surge in finanial crime in the economic downturn triggered...

Higher risk of serious Covid-19 infection for A+ blood type, new study finds

People with A+ blood type are at increased risk compared to other blood types for respiratory failure and death due to a severe Covid-19...

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...