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New royal baby named after Queen and Princess Diana

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced the birth of their second child, a baby girl whom they have named after Queen Elizabeth and his late mother Princess Diana.
Lilibet ‘Lili’ Diana Mountbatten-Windsor was born on Friday 4th June …

We sadly announce that Canadian Cypriot Alexandrou, Erotocritos (Eric) has passed away

Alexandrou, Erotocritos (Eric)

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at St. Mary’s Hospital at the age of 90. Beloved husband of Eleni for over 60 years.

Loving father of Andreas (Astero) and Maria Ioannou (Afxentios).

Dear Papou of …

Allotment fire – Edmonton

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to a fire at some sheds and outbuildings situated on allotments at the rear of Byron Terrace in Edmonton.

The sheds and outbuildings were completely destroyed by the blaze. There are …

Cyprus reports Friday the death of a 30 year old man to COVID19, 60 new cases

The Ministry of Health announced on Friday that one 30 year old patient died of COVID19, bringing the number of deaths since the outbreak of the pandemic to 372, 249 men (67%) and 123 women (33%). Their median age is …

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to delay lifting the remaining coronavirus restrictions in England

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to delay lifting the remaining coronavirus restrictions in England as data shows a further rise in cases of the rapidly spreading Delta variant, British media reported.

Johnson is due to announce on Monday …

Cyprus UN Permanent Representative asks for implementation of UNSC decisions on Varosha without further delay

Cyprus Permanent Representative in the UN, Ambassador Andreas Hadjichrysanthou, has said that there needs to be more accountability regarding the compliance with the decisions of the UN Security Council, and that their implementation cannot be absent from the Council’s report.…

MED 7 Ministers express grave concern regarding violations in Varosha

European Affairs Ministers who participated in the Ministerial Summit of the Southern European (MED7) countries, held on Friday in Athens, express in a joint statement their grave concern regarding violations in Varosha and recall the importance of the status of …

Republic of Cyprus hands over 21,000 Johnson & Johnson vaccines to Turkish Cypriots

The Republic of Cyprus handed over on Friday to the Turkish Cypriot side 21,000 Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 single-dose vaccines, via the bicommunal Technical Committee on Health, its Greek Cypriot co-chair Leonidas Phylactou told CNA.

The vaccines were given to …

New part of Golden Coast beach in Varosha, Cyprus set to open

New part of Golden Coast beach in Varosha set to open

A new part of the Golden Coast beach in Varosha, stretching to the Venus hotel, is almost ready, the Cyprus News Agency reported on Sunday.
The beach is where …

The EU agrees to let people who are fully vaccinated against coronavirus travel freely within the bloc this summer

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union agreed on Friday to let people who are fully vaccinated against coronavirus travel freely within the bloc this summer and also to categorise more EU regions as safer to visit.

The EU is set …