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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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Cyprus President to have teleconferences with EPP and UNSG

Cyprus' President Nikos Anastasiades will participate today at 18:30 hours local time in the deliberations of the Summit of the European People's Party (EPP)...

Johnson & Johnson kicks off final study of single-shot COVID-19 vaccine in 60,000 volunteers

Johnson & Johnson on Wednesday kicked off a final 60,000-person trial of a single-shot COVID-19 vaccine that potentially would simplify distribution of millions of...

We’re ready to proceed with excavations for about 100 cases, CMP member says

There are approximately 100 cases for which we are ready to proceed with excavations, Greek-Cypriot member of the Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) in...

Eiffel Tower reopens after bomb hoax

The Eiffel Tower was evacuated for several hours on Wednesday after police received a call suggesting a bomb had been placed there. The Paris monument...

Attention: Suspicious phone calls from unknown callers with foreign numbers may be ruse for defrauding callees

Police cautions the public, to protect themselves from fraudulent telephone calls from foreign countries possibly aimed at defrauding citizens who receive the telephone calls. According...