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Nine confirmed cases of Western Nile Virus reported in Cyprus 

The Health Ministry’s public health services announced that nine confirmed cases of Western Nile Virus (WNV) have been reported in Cyprus, four of them in the wider Nicosia area, four in the Famagusta area and one in Larnaca district.

According …

Cyprus’ Institutes of Further Education to offer Arabic lessons 

The Cabinet endorsed on Wednesday the instruction of Arabic in the State Institutes of Further Education, after a relevant proposal by the Minister of Education.

Government Spokesman Prodromos Prdromou said after a Cabinet meeting, in Troodos, that “this is an …

News in September over flights to Cyprus and German market, Tourism Deputy Minister says 

The next month will be crucial for the tourist industry in Cyprus, Tourism Deputy Minister Savvas Perdios has said, noting that he expects to be informed in September about an increase in flights to Cyprus  and about the outcome of …

Two jailed after series of bus thefts

Jailed: Ricketts and Smith]

A couple who stole thousands of pounds from members of the public as they travelled on London buses have been jailed.

Stephen Ricketts, 53 (19.05.66) of Slagrove Place, Lewisham, pleaded guilty to seven counts of theft,

Cypriot owned coffee truck makes its debut in Los Angeles

If you’re in the LA area and need your Greek caffeine-fix, look no further than Little Greek Coffee House mobile coffee shop! The coffee truck is the brainchild of Greek-Cypriot actor/producer, Alexandro (Alexi) Stavrou. You may recognise Alexi from the

Two new hostels for homeless people to open in Limassol

The Cypriot government announced that it has approved a proposal by the labour minister to create two homeless shelters in Limassol. They will be state-funded and are expected to be up and running within the next few months. The Cypriot …

Flat fire – Islington

Eight fire engines and around 60 firefighters were called to a fire at a flat in Compton Street in Islington.

Half of a second floor flat was damaged by fire

The Brigade was called at 2100 and the fire was …

Man jailed for murder of Elise Linda Stevens in Hendon

A man who stabbed a woman to death at his address in Hendon has been convicted and jailed.

Ian Levy, 54 (25.05.64), of Lime court, Great North Way, Hendon, was found guilty of the murder of Elise Linda Stevens, 51, …

US calls for Turkey’s Yavuz drillship to cease its activities off Cyprus’ 

Cypriot government spokesman Prodromos Prodromou has welcomed calls by the US State Department late Monday for Turkey’s Yavuz drillship to cease its activities off Cyprus’ northeastern coast and its removal from the island’s territorial waters.

Prodromou told the Cyprus News …

Help keep Antonis alive

” We are running this online campaign aiming to keep Antonis alive. We wish to see him play like all children do, run, smile and grow into a thriving adult. We would be grateful for your support, financial or other.…