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Yiannis Ploutarhos duets with daughter Katerina

The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree! Following in the footsteps of her brother Giorgos Kakosaios, Yiannis Ploutarhos’ daughter Katerina also appears to have been bitten by the music bug.
Together with her renowned father, she has recorded a …

Panik Records artists dominate MAD Video Music Awards

The MAD Video Music Awards, the biggest event in celebration of Greek music, took place last week in Greece.
Presented each year by MAD TV, the awards honour the year’s biggest achievements in music, with over 100,000 people voting for …

Interview in Cyprus with the New General Secretary of AKEL Stefanos Stefanou:

We envision an AKEL that will open new paths and inspire
11th July 2021, ‘HARAVGI’ newspaper
“AKEL has never been an introvert party, confined to its own shell. It was precisely its identity and its DNA that drove it to …

BTP urgently seeking witnesses after officer attacked while providing emergency medical assistance – London

Do you recognise these men?

Detectives are investigating a serious assault against a British Transport Police (BTP) officer at Camden Town Underground station and have today released images in connection.

Just after 11pm on Sunday 11 July, a BTP officer …

Cruise Ships “Jewel of the Seas” and “Celestyal Olympia” departed on their inaugural sailings from Limassol port

This year’s cruise season has finally kicked off for DP World Limassol, as “Jewel of the Seas” and “Celestyal Olympia” departed on their inaugural sailings from Limassol port on Saturday July 10th.

A press release by DP World says that …

EU ministers reject the two state solution in Cyprus says Borrell

The EU ministers today rejected the two state solution in Cyprus, EU High Representative on Foreign Policy noted at a Press Conference in Brussels, following the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) convened earlier. He also reaffirmed that the Varosha status is …

Cyprus’ Deputy Minister of Tourism says coming weeks extremely difficult for tourism

Cyprus’ Deputy Minister of Tourism Savvas Perdios, said on Monday that the coming weeks will be extremely difficult for tourism, as the country is currently in the dark red categorisation of ECDC for COVID-19.

The fact, as he said, affects …

Cyprus reports 832 new COVID cases Monday, 153 hospitalizations, positivity rate at 1.39%

Cyprus authorities on Monday reported 832 new COVID cases bringing total to 85,104. The positivity rate stands at 1.39% while 153 people are in hospitals, 40 of whom in serious condition. The total deaths since the pandemic broke out remains …

Statement re: policing operation of Euro 2020 final

Officers have worked hard throughout the European championship to keep people safe so they could enjoy the events, which saw England reach the final last night, Sunday 11 July, at Wembley Stadium.

Ahead of the 8pm match, a large scale …

Greece orders COVID-19 vaccinations as infections rise

Greece has made vaccinations against COVID-19 mandatory for certain workers and announced restrictions to contain the spread of the virus as infections have kept rising during the vital summer tourism season.

“The country will not shut down again because of …