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New coronavirus variant 'Deltacron' emerges in Cyprus

In total, 10 of the mutations from Omicron were found in the 25 samples taken in Cyprus

09 Jan 2022 2:33 PM

Cyprus detects two cases of B.1.617 variant of COVID-19

The samples underwent testing at the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control

03 Jun 2021 9:33 AM

World War II veteran Ray Woolley breaks own scuba diving record at 96

The Zenobia, a cargo vessel laden with trucks that sank off of Larnaca in 1980, is a popular dive site.

01 Sep 2019 9:06 AM

10-men Ajax struggles to draw in Champions League qualifying

Ajax played the last 10 minutes with 10 men after right back Noussair Mazraoui was sent off in the 80th minute for a second yellow card.

21 Aug 2019 1:52 PM

12 Israeli tourists held in Cyprus over alleged gangrape of UK teen

The court hearing was conducted behind closed doors as one of the suspects is a minor aged under 18.

19 Jul 2019 9:50 AM


The ancient perfumes of Cyprus

Even before becoming famous as the birthplace of the love goddess Aphrodite, Cyprus was known for its superior quality of perfumes.

13 May 2019 9:02 PM

UEFA Euro Qualifiers: Hazard marks 100th cap with win as Beligium beats Cyprus 2-0

Hazard opened the scoring after 10 minutes with a curling shot after Batshuayi had set him up.

25 Mar 2019 3:36 PM

Hijacked EgyptAir plane lands in Cyprus, 82 onboard, negotiation on

The pilot of the hijacked plane was threatened by a passenger with suicide belt: civil aviation ministry.

29 Mar 2016 1:27 PM

Iran directors protest colleague’s jail

A group of 137 Iranian film directors have written a letter urging the country’s judiciary to acquit a colleague recently sentenced to six years in jail and 223 lashes.

07 Dec 2015 4:29 AM


UK seeks to deport migrants at Cyprus base

Up to 114 migrants from West Asia staying at a British military base on Cyprus will be deported if they do not claim asylum with Cypriot authorities, British officials said on Monday.

10 Nov 2015 4:43 AM