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The parties in Cyprus supporting Averof and Christodoulides have opened the floodgates for mass foreclosures

Yesterday’s decision by the DISY, DIKO, EDEK and DIPA parties to block the debate on continuing the postponement of foreclosures leaves thousands of families and small professionals at the mercy of the upcoming mass foreclosures. It is sad that the …

The Cyprus government’s policies are dangerous for public education

The General Secretary of AKEL Stefanos Stefanou met with the leadership of Primary school teacher’s trade union (POED)

AKEL’s long-standing and consistent support for public schools was reiterated by the General Secretary of the Central Committee of AKEL Stefanos Stefanou …

Cyprus The Interior Minister’s irresponsible stand is dangerous

Interior Minister Mr. Nouri’s irresponsible stand is dangerous. First he spread panic by lying about infectious diseases in the Pournara migrant reception centre, and subsequently retracted his statements.

As if the fact that the Minister of the Interior bears a …

House fire Wembley

Firefighters are warning people to take extra care if they use portable heaters this autumn after a house fire on Harrow Road in Wembley.

Part of the ground floor bedroom in an end-of-terraced house was damaged by fire. A man …

Nobel Prize winners speak at 10th International Multi-thematic Scientific Bio-medical Congress in Nicosia

The 10th International Multi-thematic Scientific Bio-medical Congress, that began on Thursday in Nicosia at the European University Cyprus continued on Friday with presentations from renowned scientists, including from two Nobel Prize winners.

Prof. Dr. Gregg L. Semenza – (Nobel in …

Consultations with the consortium and Israel for the development of “Aphrodite” are progressing, Cyprus Energy Minister says

The Ministry of Energy is holding intensive consultations with the licensed consortium, so that the production of natural gas from “Aphrodite” field can be launched in 2027, while ensuring the interests of the Republic of Cyprus, Minister of Energy, Commerce …

Cyprus among EU regions with largest percentage of young people in 2021

As of 1 January 2021, young people (aged 15–29 years) made up some 16.3% of the European Union’s total population, according to data released by Eurostat, the statistical service of the EU. Cyprus, considered a region because of its population …

Cyprus has among the world’s highest incidence rates as far as cancer in children is concerned

A pioneering study showed that Cyprus has among the world’s highest incidence rates as far as cancer in children is concerned with leukemias being the most frequent cancers, said Prof. Dr. Loizos Loizou Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Oncology – …

Efforts to establish Cyprus as regional educational, research and excellence centre bear fruit,

Efforts to establish Cyprus as a regional educational, research and excellence centre are bearing fruit, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades said on Thursday evening. 

Addressing a gala dinner at the Presidential Palace on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the …

Man jailed for Islington rape

A man has been jailed for raping a woman in Islington.

Luke Douglas, 21, (17/02/01) of Old Street, EC1 was sentenced on Friday, 4 November, to four years and six months’ imprisonment.

He had been found guilty of rape and …