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PM Johnson: too risky to relax coronavirus lockdown yet

Speaking outside his Downing Street residence a month and a day since testing positive for the virus which threatened his life, Johnson compared the disease to a street criminal that the British people had wrestled to the floor.

Stressing it …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Maria (Trikoulia) Yiannopoulou has passed away

 † DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT 

Maria (Trikoulia) Yiannopoulou 

(From Rizokarpasso, Cyprus) 

Maria, caring mother of 3 beloved children and 7 grandchildren, sister and lifelong supporter to 4 siblings, and friend and relative to so many others in the Greek Cypriot and London …

125 pedestrians and drivers reported for violations of restrictive measures in Cyprus over the last twelve hours

Police in Cyprus reported 125 pedestrians and drivers in the last 12 hours as part of the campaign to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 4.620 spot-checks were held from 1800 on Sunday until 0600 Monday morning as well as checks …

More than 460,000 sms sent last weekend in Cyprus for trips outside

 

There have been more than 460,000 requests by citizens in Cyprus during the weekend for trips outside their homes, as measures restricting movement due to COVID-19 are still in place.

According to data from the Deputy Ministry for Research, …

UK Cypriot Natasia Demetriou to present Netflix flower competition with Vic Reeves

Vic Reeves and Natasia Demetriou are to present a Netflix competition series in which teams create huge flower installations.

Eight hour long episodes of The Big Flower Fight will launch on Netflix in May.

Producers say: “Reeves and Demetriou will …

Schools expected to open in Greece in phases starting May 11

Greek schools, which closed on March 11 as part of the government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, are expected to start reopening on May 11 gradually, Kathimerini understands, starting with senior high pupils who must prepare for university entrance examinations …

CNA visits Nicosia General ICU in Cyprus where health professionals tirelessly work to combat COVID-19 [VIDEO] 

Health professionals at hospitals across Cyprus have been working around the clock, away from their families, immersing themselves in the effort to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. The Cyprus News Agency’s photographic lens has captured their daily toil to take care …

One year old girl and three year old boy murdered in Ilford

A murder investigation is underway following an incident in Ilford.

Police were called at approximately 17:30hrs on Sunday, 26 April following reports of a man and two children injured at a residential address in Aldborough Road North, Ilford.

Officers, London …

Cyprus is still counting on some kind of tourism season for 2020

Cyprus is still counting on some kind of tourism season for 2020 when the lockdown aimed at preventing the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus lifts and international air traffic sputters back, amid dire forecasts of a loss of 1.5 billion …

Updated travel advice for Cyprus

Updated Travel Advice for #Cyprus, noting the extension of the flight ban currently in force in the Republic of Cyprus to 17 May.

If you had a ticket to leave Cyprus during this period, it is unlikely your flight will …