Daily Archives: May 5, 2020

COVID19: Cyprus schools not opening anytime soon

Teacher unions don’t see school children returning to class this term, apart from final year students completing their school life when allowed back from 11 May. Head of the primary school teachers union (POED) Filios Fylaktou said he does not

Cyprus issues yellow alert with heavy rainfall, hale (video)

The Cyprus Met Office issued a yellow alert early Tuesday, as the weather changed rapidly by noon with showers and hale in most parts of the country. The meteorological service said rainfall was unusually high for the season, pouring at

Cyprus police in the dock for bungled serial killing probe

Some 15 Cyprus police officers face criminal prosecution for botching the investigation of seven missing foreign women and children who were victims of a serial killer, officials said Tuesday. Greek Cypriot army captain Nikos Metaxas is serving life for murdering

COVID19: Cyprus entering ‘uncharted waters’

There is no magic COVID-19 recipe for the transition out of lockdown with Cyprus entering “uncharted waters” as the economy opens up, said Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou. He told that just like all the other countries, Cyprus is stepping into

COVID19: Cyprus stems spread as cases stay low

Cyprus reported another four cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, with health authorities announcing that one more patient who had coronavirus has died but the virus was not the cause of death. The latest fatality involves a 56-year-old man with serious

COVID19: Study predicts Cyprus outbreak ends 24 May

A Singapore university study predicts the lifecycle of the coronavirus pandemic in Cyprus will end on 24 May, and it will vanish from the planet in time for Christmas. According to the findings of a study carried out by students