NICOSIA -- The second-leading cause of death on Cyprus is stroke, with 600-100 cases a year, the association overseeing the illness said, recommending people be aware of the warning signs.
NICOSIA— The disappearance of rural communities in combination with climate change could make wildfires — like those seen in many Mediterranean countries this summer — more frequent in the future, Cyprus' environment minister said on Friday.
Cyprus is allowing the cutting of trees in protected areas and proceeding with approval for solar projects in environmentally sensitive areas that could be used for farming, conservation cattle and quarrying, said the site StockWatch.
ΝICOSIA -- While the idea of a third COVID-19 to protect the elderly and most susceptible to COVID-19 is still being debated by doctors, scientists and governments, Cyprus is jumping on board and planning to give them.
NICOSIA -- As COVID-19 cases on Cyprus soared past 6,500 in two weeks – some 850 a day – health officials said it's being driven by more than half of those aged 20-59 refusing to be vaccinated, and they're not being required to.
The world’s first ever traceable honey is on the market – made from bees bred for their friendliness.
NICOSIA -- Cypriot Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou said he's anxious about rising rates of COVID-19 found in rapid tests and also how relatively few young are getting vaccinated.
NICOSIA -- The death of a 39-year-old British model from a reported brain hemorrhage a few weeks after she got a first shot of the United Kingdom's AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine on Cyprus has led to age limits being set for the shots.
NICOSIA — Cyprus’ health minister says private doctors can administer the AstraZeneca shot against COVID-19 to anyone over age 20 to expedite its vaccination program.
NICOSIA -- Moving to ease out of another lockdown aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19, Cyprus' government will end a requirement that people get permission on their cellphones to be outside their homes in favor of a so-called Coronapass.
NICOSIA — There's something regal in the sprightly step and curious gaze of the long-horn sheep that roam the hills near Varisia, an abandoned village inside a U.