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President Biden and PM Johnson discussed UK-US travel corridor

U.S. President Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson discussed opening a transatlantic travel corridor at their bilateral meeting on Thursday, but no announcement was imminent, British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said.

“It was something that was discussed yesterday and …

Cyprus Ηealth Minister says 95% of COVID cases did not get vaccinated

Ηealth Minister says 95% of COVID cases did not get inoculated

Ηealth Minister Constantinos Ioannou on Friday said that 5% of the COVID cases were inoculated with the 1st dose of the vaccine and less than 1% got both doses …

Australian Cypriot Souvlaki gift for those in need In need of a meal or a toilet roll?

A Cypriot business in Melbourne’s north-west is combating the latest Covid lockdown with generosity and humour.

It’s been a week since the Hillside food truck operators started giving free feeds to families who are in need and the response from …

Cyprus announces four deaths and 59 new Covid cases, 47 patients hospitalise

Cyprus health authorities announced four deaths and 59 new Covid-19 infections on Thursday, bringing total number of fatalities and infections since the outbreak of the pandemic to 371 and 73,055 respectively.
 
According to a press release issued by the Ministry …

Annita Demetriou elected as the first woman President of Cyprus’ parliament

Cypriot parliamentarians elected on Thursday the 35-year-old Annita Demetriou as the first woman Speaker of the House of Representatives.
 
Demetriou was elected in the second round of voting in the parliament with 25 votes in favour – 17 from her …

UK Cypriots jailed for firearms offences after being stopped in Southgate

[A] Stephen Panagi,  of no fixed address, pleaded guilty to selling/transferring a firearm, selling/transferring ammunition and possession of cannabis on 21 January.

[B] Daniel Sharpe, 45 Manchester, M22, pleaded guilty to selling/transferring a firearm, selling/transferring ammunition, money laundering and possession …

Happy name day to all Barnabas, Barbaras, Varnavas, Varvara and Bartholomews

Happy name day to all Barnabas,Barbaras Vsrnavas, and Bartholomew’s who celebrate their name day today June 11th.

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Appeal to trace woman who has absconded from mental health facility in North London

Police are very concerned for the welfare of a woman who has absconded from a mental health facility in Highgate.

Leonie Beatrice Gutmann, 36, went missing yesterday afternoon and has not been seen since.

She is known to frequent the …

Enfield River restoration project nears completion

The restoration of the Turkey Brook and re-landscaping of Albany Park continues apace, with volunteers coming together for a community planting event on Thursday (27 May).

Volunteers were joined by the Deputy Mayor of Enfield Cllr Christine Hamilton Council officers …

Warning after residents targeted in National Insurance scam

Residents warned of National Insurance scam

Fraudsters using bogus phone numbers, texts and emails

Victims should report to Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040

Hertfordshire Constabulary is making residents aware of reports of scam phone calls, text messages and emails …