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Relaxation of measures in Cyprus as of Monday, according to Health Minister’s decree

The relaxation of measures aiming to restrain COVID-19, comes into effect as of Monday, 21 February, according to the decree issued by Health Minister Michalis Hadjipantela on Friday.

The relaxations include lifting the entry ban for those who have not …

Storm Eunice batters Europe, killing at least 9

The storm hit western England, making landfall in Cornwall, where waves lashed the coast, sending plumes of spray over the roofs of cottages, Reuters pictures showed

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UK sees 436 flights cancelled amid Storm Eunice –

A total of 436 flights were cancelled across the United Kingdom amid record winds from storm Eunice, according to Cirium data.

Twenty percent of flight cancellations were to/from Heathrow Airport – making it the hardest hit UK airport for cancellations, …

A woman has died after a tree fell on a car in Muswell Hill

Police were called shortly after 16:00hrs on Friday, 18 February, to reports of a tree fallen on a car in Muswell Hill Road near the junction with South Close, N6.

Officers attended along with colleagues from London Ambulance Service and …

New COVID action plan for Cyprus airports in place from February 21

The Council of Ministers decided the entry into force of the new action plan for the smooth operation of flights and airports from February 21, instead of March 1.

Between February 21 and 28, which will be a transitional period, …

The UK fully supports Cyprus, says House of Commons Speaker to MPs

The United Kingdom fully supports Cyprus, the Speaker of the House of Commons Sir Lindsay Hoyle told the Foreign and European Affairs Committee of the House of Representatives on Tuesday.
 
The British official has been in Cyprus since Monday evening …

Cyprus Cabinet approves support schemes for enclaved farmers

The Council of Ministers approved an annual budget of €950,000 for enclaved farmers support schemes on Tuesday, following a proposal tabled by Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment Minister Costas Kadis.

The support schemes will be accessible to farmers who are …

Cyprus is one of the countries with the lowest levels of medicinal contamination in its rivers

Cyprus is one of the countries with the lowest levels of medicinal contamination in its rivers, study shows

Cyprus is one of the countries worldwide with the lowest levels of pharmaceutical contamination in its rivers, a study of the Global …

Cyprus approves relaxation of COVID-19 measures

The cabinet has approved on Tuesday the relaxation of public health measures in place due to COVID-19, to come into effect from Monday, 21 February, announced Health Minister Michalis Hadjipantela.

These include lifting the entry ban on those who have …

Britain reports 41,648 new COVID cases, 35 deaths

Britain on Monday reported 41,648 new cases of COVID-19 and 35 deaths further deaths within 28 days of a positive test, government statistics showed.

Cases over the last seven days are down 30% on the previous week, with weekly deaths …