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Ministry announces 76 new COVID-19 cases, 45 patients in hospitals, no deaths on Friday but their number is up by 4

The Ministry of Health announced on Friday 76 new coronavirus infections (positivity rate: 0.18%), while 45 patients are receiving treatment in hospitals.

No deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours. The number of deaths stands at 378, of whom …

Australian Cypriot deemed to have committed suicide 16 years ago was found by authorities to have been strangled while serving in the Cyprus army.

Developments were noted this week following investigations concerning the mysterious death of Greek-Cypriot soldier Thanassis Nicolaou (originally from Melbourne), who was found dead in 2005 while serving his military service.

At the time, the death of the 26-year-old was declared …

Greek pilot charged with murdering UK wife, staging robbery

Pilot and flight instructor Babis Anagnostopoulos, 33, was arraigned for the May 11 killing of Caroline Crouch, 20, who died of suffocation.

He was led in handcuffs and a bulletproof vest to an Athens court and is due to return …

UK could ease rules for fully vaccinated British travelers

Britain is considering easing travel rules for double vaccinated people, a move that would placate airlines which are threatening legal action against the government’s curbs on trips abroad.

Airlines are desperate for restrictions to be relaxed in time for July …

Cyprus: 96% of new COVID-19 cases has not been vaccinated

The Ministry of Health has said that there is a very high percentage of unvaccinated COVID-19 cases  between 18-30 years of age in the recent weeks but also cases which present more serious symptoms that required hospitalisation and urged young …

Cyprus: Hotel bookings for Kataklysmos up, however situation not satisfactory, hoteliers say

Hotel bookings for the Kataklysmos (Pentecost) three-day weekend in Cyprus do not expect to exceed 70%, according to the presidents of the Hoteliers` Association in Pafos, Famagusta and Larnaca.

In statements to CNA, all said business was slow in most …

Appeal to identify men in unprovoked double stabbing in Haringey

Officers investigating a double stabbing in Haringey last year have released images of two men they would like to speak with in connection with the attack.

Police were called shortly after 04:30hrs on Sunday, 14 June 2020 by London Ambulance …

Appeal following attempted abduction in Walthamstow

Detectives are investigating after a report of an attempted abduction in Waltham Forest.

The incident happened on Wednesday, 16 June at about 08:30hrs when a girl, aged in her mid-teens, was walking to along North Countess Road, E17.

She told …

Gang jailed for theft and disposal of stolen vehicles

An Organised Criminal Gang have been jailed for the theft and disposal of stolen vehicles.

Two members of an Organised Criminal Gang (OCG) were sentenced at Southwark Crown Court on Wednesday, 16 June for their part in the theft and …

Appeal: Man loses sight in one eye following assault in Stoke Newington

Detectives are appealing for help from the the public after a man lost the sight in one of his eyes following an assault.

The incident happened on Wednesday, 2 June at about 19:30hrs.

The victim, a man in his early …