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Cypriot heritage celebrated by youth through food in Australia

In order to connect with the local community and share their Cypriot heritage, the Greek Cypriot Youth of Melbourne – Apostolos Andreas, under the Australia and New Zealand branch of NEPOMAK (World Organisation for Young Overseas Cypriots) – held a …

120 million euro to be allocated for new Centers of Excellence in Cyprus

Α total of 120 million euro will be allocated for the establishment of new Centers of Excellence in Cyprus after securing another 30 million under the “Teaming” Action of the European Union Programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020”.

According …

Cypriot artist wins Silver Lion at 2019 Venice Biennale 

Cypriot artist Haris Epaminonda has won the Silver Lion for a Promising Young Participant in the International Exhibition `May You Live In Interesting Times ` at 2019 Venice Biennale.

Haris lives and works in Berlin.

The Jury of the 58th …

The National Federation of Cypriots in the UK calling on MPs to condemn Turkey and calling on Turkey to remove drillship:

The National Federation of Cypriots in the UKcalling on MPs to condemn Turkey and calling on Turkey to remove drillship:

Fabian Hamilton (Labour Shadow Peace Minister) is condemning Turkey and calling on Turkey to remove drillship:

Stephen Gethins (SNP Foreign …

Cypriot Foreign Minister briefs EU counterparts on Turkey’s provocations in Cyprus’ EEZ 

Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides travels to Brussels on Sunday afternoon to attend EU`s Foreign Affairs Council where he will brief his counterparts on Turkey`s provocations in Cyprus` exclusive economic zone.

Ankara issued recently a navigational telex, announcing its intention to …

Turkish official calls on Cyprus to ‘remember 1974

Amid Ankara’s stated plans to drill in Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), another Turkish official scaled up tensions further over the weekend, calling on Cyprus to “remember 1974,” referring to Turkey’s invasion of the island.

“It would be good for …

More than a scent: Cyprus promoting its perfume past

Before Cyprus gained fame as the mythical birthplace of the goddess of love Aphrodite nearly three millennia ago, Cyprus was known around the Mediterranean for its perfumes, scents that the mighty queens of Egypt coveted.

What appears to have distinguished …

Sophia the robot says she loves Cyprus and is proud of her Greek name 

I am loving it here in Cyprus, said Sophia, the most advanced Hanson Robotics human-like robot, who is on the island for the Reflect Festival, the largest two- day future casting festival between southern Europe and the Middle East, that …

Turkish provocations in Cyprus’ EEZ hinder efforts for resumption of peace talks, National Council agrees 

The National Council, the top advisory body to the President on the Cyprus issue, on Saturday agreed that the Turkish provocations in Cyprus` exclusive economic zone hinder efforts for the resumption of the peace talks, under the UN aegis.

The …

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot teachers take part in seminars of Bi-communal Technical Committee on Education 

A total of ten mono-communal trainings took place on Saturday with the participation of 250 teachers from all areas across the island and two bi-communal trainings by international experts took place with the participation of 50 Greek Cypriot and 50 …