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No violations of COVID-19 measures reported by Police in Cyprus at establishments in the last 12 hours


Police checked 657 establishments island wide as part of the country’s measures against COVID-19 in the last 12 hours, reporting no violations.

A Police spokesman told CNA that 211 checks were carried out in Nicosia, 169 in Larnaca, 56 …

Cyprus records zero COVID-19 cases on Wednesday

No COVID-19 cases were confirmed on Wednesday in Cyprus from a total of 2.640 tests, the authorities announced. Therefore the total number of confirmed cases remains at 939.

A press release issued by the Health Ministry said that 539 tests …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Georgina Kazamias has passed away


Georgina Kazamias 

(from Marathovounos) 

02.02.1926 – 07.04.2020

Georgina Kazamias was born in the village of Marathovounos Cyprus on 2nd Feb 1926. She came to London in 1952 with her Husband Andreas who sadly died on 16th Feb …

UK Cypriots and Greeks highlighted in the Standard

The Standard wrote today that an architect who helped found the UK’s first state-funded Greek Orthodox secondary school and a social worker who was in the hospital where his wife is a nurse are among the latest London victims to …

Police team seize estimated £1 million in cash from 31 year old man on a traffic stop in Colney Hatch Lane and from his house in Haringey

Officers from the Met’s Operation Venice Scorpion and Venice Investigation Team (VIT) have arrested a man and seized what is believed to be almost £1 million in cash.

Detective Chief Inspector Shaun White, who leads the Operation Venice Command, said: …

Australian Cypriot doctor banned from practising medicine after sexual assault of female patients

Dr Mario Athinodorou, 53, from South Australia has been banned from practising medicine for 13 years after being found guilty of sexually assaulting female patients for more than 15 years.

The South Australian Civil and Administrative Tribunal’s Presiding Member Elizabeth …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Pantelis Panayi Kasapi has passed away


Pantelis Panayi Kasapi 

(from Limnia, Famagusta)

With great sadness we announce the death of our beloved father, grandfather and great-grand father Panteli Panayi Kasapi that died on Monday 13 Αpril 2020, at the age 95. Not only …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Christos Ttofi (Takis) Patera has passed away


Christos Ttofi (Takis) Patera (from Assia, Cyprus)

20.02.1940 – 01.05.2020

It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our beloved Christos Ttofi (Takis) Patera, who passed away in Cyprus on 1/5/2020, at the age …

EU to unveil massive stimulus plan for post-coronavirus recovery

The European Commission will on Wednesday unveil a plan to help the EU economy recover from its coronavirus slump with a mix of grants, loans and guarantees exceeding 1 trillion euros that raised controversy even before it was announced.The aim …

Churches hold Easter services in Greece

Churches were last night to hold Easter Saturday services with congregations, which they had been unable to do in March due to the lockdownArchbishop Ieronymos officiated over a service at Athens Cathedral from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m., while thousands …