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Cyprus celebrates OXI day marking Greek NO to WW2 Fascist forces

  The celebration of OHI day was restricted this year to church services throughout the island, as the pandemic led to the cancellation of all...

Covid patients up to 28 at referral hospital

  Patients being treated with Covid-19 at the Famagusta General Hospital, the referral institution for coronavirus are now up to 28, following a surge in...

Merkel wants to close bars, gyms, restaurants to halt virus spread

  German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants state premiers to agree to close all restaurants and bars from Nov. 4 in a bid to curb coronavirus...

Turkey condemns French caricature featuring Erdogan

  Top Turkish officials condemned a caricature scorning President Tayyip Erdogan in the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, calling it a “disgusting effort” to “spread...

Dust returns tomorrow, slight drop in temperatures but still warmer

A warm air current is still affecting the region and the harmful thin layer of dust returns to the atmosphere tomorrow. Clear skies today, turning...

181 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday

The Health Ministry announced 181 new COVID-19 cases on 27 October, out of 3,589 laboratory tests, taking confirmed infections to 3,817. The break-down of new...

President Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader to hold first informal meeting next Tuesday

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Ersin Tatar will hold their first informal meeting on the 3rd of...

FM: Turkey’s actions not conducive to Guterres’ efforts over Cyprus

Cyprus’ Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides said on Tuesday that Turkey’s illegal actions undermine peace and stability in the region and are not conducive to...

State Health Services Organization confirms hiring of nurses

The State Health Services Organization confirmed today to the nurses’ trade unions that the decision for the hiring of new nurses to man Hospitals...

200,000 rapid COVID-19 tests ordered

The Health Ministry announced that 200,000 antigen rapid COVID-19 tests have been ordered within the framework of the measures taken to manage the new...

Two Ministers, one Deputy Minister in quarantine

Minister of Transport, Communications & Works Giannis Karousos, Defense Minister Charalambos Petrides and Deputy Minister of Shipping Vasilis Demetriades have been placed in self-isolation...

39-year-old wanted for securing money under false pretenses (PHOTO)

Police are looking for information that could help locate Kleovoulos Kleovoulou, 39, from Limassol. An arrest warrant is pending against him regarding a case...

Greek-Cypriot-Israeli relations a guarantee for security in wider region

Greek-Cypriot-Israeli relations are a guarantee for security in the wider region, Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias said during joint statements with his Cypriot and Israeli...

Campaign against rodents began in Larnaca

The Municipality of Larnaca began a campaign against rodents aiming to protect public health. In a written announcement the Municipality reported that workers properly equipped...

Erdogan’s proposal for a picnic in Famagusta is provocative

Cyprus Government Spokesman, Kyriakos Koushos, has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) that statements made by the Turkish side about the basis of a...

CCCI condemns Turkish call for boycott on French goods

Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) President Christodoulos Angastiniotis has expressed support to France’s request regarding a Turkish call for a boycott of...

Greek minesweeper collides with Portuguese cargo ship

A Greek Navy minesweeper "Kallisto", has collided with a Portuguese cargo ship "Maersk Launceston" just outside the port of Piraeus, Greece in the early...

Health Ministry replies to criticism about flu vaccines

Commenting on the statements made this morning at a radio program by the President of the Cyprus Pediatric Company, the Health Ministry spoke of...

Mayor and members of Germasoyia Municipal Council in quarantine

The mayor, the Municipal Secretary, the Municipal Cashier and members of the Germasoyia Municipal Council have been placed in self-isolation following contact with a...

Family of deceased young man file complaint for medical negligence

Doctors and other persons involved are asked to go to the Limassol CID within the framework of investigating a complaint for medical negligence, filed...

Education Ministry investigates incident between teachers

A strong discussion between teachers at an elementary school of Limassol led to an attack. Specifically and according to information, the school’s assistant principal seems...

Top Stories

1547-Highest ever number of new covid cases in Greece-deaths on the rise

  Greece recorded one thousand five hundred and forty seven new coronavirus  cases over the past 24 hours, the highest ever number since the start...

Huge 8500 euro fine for unmarked tobacco products

  A twenty nine year old was fined 8 and a half thousand euro for unmarked tobacco products that were discovered by police at his...

Ankara provocatively announces Varosha works, as Turkish minister illegally visits

  Turkey's Environment and Urban Planning minister Murat Kurum, illegally visited the fenced off city of Famagusta, accompanied by a delegation, the latest in a...

Germany and France prepare new lockdowns as COVID sweeps Europe

  Germany and France were preparing to announce restrictions approaching the level of last spring’s blanket lockdowns, as COVID deaths across Europe rose almost 40%...

Rain arrives over the weekend. but temperatures much higher than seasonal average

  A warm air current is still affecting the area, but showers and possibly storms are expected on Saturday, with temperatures dropping slightly, but remaining...

Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...