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Deputy Minister of Tourism presents Cyprus’s latest Covid data in visit to London

The Deputy Minister of Tourism Savvas Perdios has been presenting the latest epidemiological data regarding the Covid pandemic in Cyprus to UK officials during a visit to London.

The Deputy Minister’s visit comes ahead of the first review of the …

UK reports no new COVID-19 deaths for first time since March 2020

Britain recorded no new deaths within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test on Tuesday.

The last time Britain recorded no deaths was in March 2020, before the country had entered its first lockdown. The figure on Tuesday relates to …

Arrest made in Islington murder

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of a man in Islington on Saturday, 29 May have arrested a man.

A 20-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of the murder of Tony Eastlake on Tuesday, 1 June.

This comes after police were …

Investigation into fatal stabbing in Barnet continues

Detectives continue to investigate a fatal stabbing in Barnet on Bank Holiday Monday.

Officers were called at 17:54hrs on Monday, 31 May to Montrose Park, Edgware, following reports of a group of males fighting.

Officers responded and found an 18-year-old …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Christalla Evagora has passed away

Christalla Evagora
(from Lefkara, Cyprus)

It is with great sadness we announce the death of our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother Christalla Evagora, who passed away on 06 May 2021, at the age of 84. She …

Police dog stabbed while detaining armed man

Police Dog Kaiser]

A police dog has been badly injured and an officer is facing weeks off work following a knife attack in south London.

Police Dog Kaiser was on patrol with his handler, PC Mark Woolcott, at around 23:00hrs …

Cyprus election: far-right party linked to Greek neo-Nazis doubles vote share

National Popular Front takes 6.8% of vote amid government corruption scandals and ‘xenophobic climate’
Man casts vote
A man casts his ballot at a polling station in Nicosia. Photograph: Iakovos Hatzistavrou/AFP/Getty
Helena Smith in Nicosia
Sun 30 May 2021 22.59 …

Transport for London Statement – TfL Funding Update

An agreement has been reached with the Government today (1 June 2021), which extends its financial support to Transport for London (TfL) to 11 December 2021.

London’s Transport Commissioner Andy Byford said:

‘The pandemic – during which our staff have …

Cyprus’ bathing waters 100% excellent, European Commission says

The annual Bathing Water report published today shows that in 2020 almost 83% of Europe`s bathing water sites met the European Union`s most stringent ‘excellent` water quality standards. The latest assessment, put together by the European Environment Agency (EEA) in …

We will go ahead with further easing of measures, Cyprus Health Minister tells CNA

Cyprus’ Minister of Health Constantinos Ioannou has told CNA that the great improvement in the country’s epidemiological data allows the government to go ahead with a further easing of measures in place to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, adding that both …