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Akamas fires extinguished, 70 hectares torched

The firefighters managed to extinguish the fires that broke out on Wednesday in Akamas National Forest Park. According to the Forestry Department, the “hellish” fire...

UPDATE – Fires erupt simultaneously at Akamas peninsula

A number of fires which have erupted simultaneously are raging at the Akamas peninsula with the Forestry Department and the Fire Service fighting the...

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Medical expert on relaxation of measures, rapid tests, Christmas

Peter Karayiannis, Professor of Microbiology/Molecular Virology at the University of Nicosia’s Medical School, who is also a member of the Scientific Group, expressed the...

Unidentified person tries to grab children from elementary school

The mother of two children filed a complaint yesterday afternoon with the Police regarding an attempt to grab children from an elementary school in...

Gradual worsening of weather conditions as of tomorrow

A low pressure system affecting Cyprus is bringing down temperatures to their seasonal average. The weather will be mainly cloudy and it is expected...

School opening hours divide parents

The Education Ministry’s recent announcement, according to which the opening of elementary schools for cleaning personnel was moved to 07:00 instead of 07:30, caused...

New York City’s first and only African American mayor David Dinkins dies

David Dinkins, who served as New York City's first and only African American mayor during the 1990s, died on Monday at the age of...