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New categorisation of countries announced by Cyprus Ministry of Health

New categorisation of countries announced by Ministry of Health

Cyprus’ Ministry of Health has published changes which come into effect on Thursday 24th June as regards the categorisation of countries based on new epidemiological risk assessment.

In a press release, …

Cyprus Police presence on roads to be heavy to avert problems from bank holiday weekend return

Police presence will be heavy on the road network on Monday as holidaymakers are returning home after the three-day respite due to the Pentecost holiday.

Increased traffic is expected in the afternoon at the main junctions of the island’s road …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Andreas Kyriacou has passed away

Andreas Kyriacou
(from Yerani, Cyprus)
9.11.1943- 6.06.2021

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our beloved Andreas Kyriacou, who passed away on Sunday 6 June 2021, at the age of 77.
He leaves behind his wife …

Isolated thunderstorms warning issued for Cyprus

The Meteorological Service has issued a thunderstorm warning for mountainous and inland areas in Cyprus.

The thunderstorm warning comes on Pentecost (Kataklysmos) holiday and will remain in effect from midday until 1800 local time.

It said isolated thunderstorms which may …

Cyprus: Sixty-one COVID-19 cases reported on Sunday, no deaths announced, 22 in serious condition

Cyprus recorded 61 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday out of 30,610 tests carried out, while no deaths were announced due to the disease. The positivity rate from rapid tests is now 0.20% while 46 patients are treated in hospital, 22 …

Police hunt for man who fled the dock at Wood Green Court Court

Wanted: Nathan Oloyowang
Officers are appealing for the public’s help to find a man who ran from court after being told he was going to prison.

Nathan Oloyowang, 22, appeared at Wood Green Crown Court on Friday, 4 June to …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Andreas Costi has passed away

† DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT
Andreas Costi
11.05.1935 – 28.05.2021
It is with great sadness and heartache that we announce the death of Andreas Costi, who sadly passed away on May 28th 2021, at the age of 86.
Andreas Was born on …

The fallen heroes of Chloraka, Paphos, Cyprus

Speech by the General Secretary of AKEL A.Kyprianou at the memorial service for the fallen heroes of Chloraka, Paphos

20 June 2021, Chloraka, Paphos

Andreas Ellinas was member of the Special Reserve Force set up by the Makarios government to …

World Refugee day

The UN has designated 20th June as World Refugee Day to highlight the refugee issue, its reasons and causes, and to raise humanity’s awareness towards these people.

In making an assessment of World Refugee Day, the numbers of people who …

Man sentenced for assaulting and threatening to shoot Underground staff in the head – London

A 21-year-old man has been sentenced after assaulting and threatening three members of London Underground staff, following a British Transport Police investigation.

Fudhail Kelali, age 21, of Snakes Lane East, Redbridge, was found guilty of two counts of common assault …