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We’ll meet again’: Queen Elizabeth invokes WW2 spirit to defeat coronavirus

LONDON (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth told the British people on Sunday that they would overcome the coronavirus outbreak if they stayed resolute in the face of lockdown and self-isolation, invoking the spirit of World War Two in an extremely rare …

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson admitted to hospital 

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests on Sunday after suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms 10 days after testing positive for the virus, though Downing Street said he remained in charge of the government.

Johnson, who was …

A message from business man John Christodoulou founder of the Yianis Christodoulou foundation

A message from business man John Christodoulou founder of the Yianis Christodoulou foundation The ‘Yianis Christodoulou Foundation’ has been active in Cyprus for a long time, organizing a large number of activities and providing initiatives aimed at supporting children and …

Public Health England have created a Coronavirus video animation for kids

Help for your young ones

Have you been searching for basic information to let your children know what is happening with coronavirus?

Public Health England have created a Coronavirus fact sheet for kids (PDF, 3.6MB) and a video animation (below) …

Watford Hospital: Nursing assistant dies after helping virus patients

A nursing assistant looking after coronavirus patients has died.

John Alagos, 24, became ill and died on Friday after working at Watford General Hospital in Hertfordshire.

His mother Gina Gustilo told the BBC the family were waiting to hear whether …

UK threatens to curtail outdoor exercise if people flout lockdown rules – health minister

Britain will have to impose further restrictions on outdoor exercise if people flout lockdown rules designed to curb transmission of the coronavirus, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said on Sunday.

“I don’t want to have to take away exercise as a …

A new mobile app aims to limit the spread of COVID-19 in Cyprus 

Deputy Ministry for Research, Innovation and Digital Policy and Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies RISE, call on citizens to download mobile application COVTRACER  to help limit the spread of coronavirus.

According to a press release, …

National e-health platform underway in Cyprus for inpatient and remote monitoring of COVID-19 cases 

A National e-health platform for inpatient and remote monitoring of COVID-19 cases is on trial at Famagusta and Nicosia general hospitals
The e-health platform has been on trial since Friday and will extend to all hospitals from next week.

The …

Medical supplies from China arrive in Cyprus on Saturday 

Medical supplies arrived from China on Saturday on a special flight, heading for hospitals throughout Cyprus.

The Aegean aircraft landed around 2000. The Aegean aircraft transported seven tonnes of medical supplies ordered by the Ministry of Health which included surgical …

Thirty new confirmed COVID-19 cases announced in Cyprus on Saturday 

Cypriot authorities announced on Saturday 30 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, which bring the total number of cases to 426, including ten at the British Bases.

Out of the 30 new cases 13 people were traced among the contacts of already …