A fire broke out on the third floor of a residential building in Nicosia’s Pallouriotissa neighborhood, but firefighters acted swiftly and extinguished the flames within 30 minutes, preventing any injuries as the tenants were not present. An investigation is now underway to determine the cause of the fire, reminding the community of the importance of constant awareness and preparedness in emergency situations.
The recent heavy rainfall in mountainous regions has increased the risk of rockslides on certain roads, including PedoulasKambou Road and other routes in the area. Drivers are urged to take precautions such as reducing speed, maintaining a safe distance from other vehicles, and staying alert to changing road conditions. Stay informed and check travel advisories regularly for the latest updates to ensure your safety while traveling during this turbulent season.
Meridian Gaming CY’s scholarships at the University of Nicosia promote academic excellence, equality, and opportunity. The scholarships not only provide financial aid but also affirm the potential of students like Andreas Georgiou and George Avraam, inspiring them to achieve their full potential and make a meaningful contribution to society.
The arrest of a 35yearold woman in Paphos for a boutique breakin was the result of police acting on an anonymous tipoff, leading to the discovery of stolen clothing items at her residence. The arrest serves as a reminder that criminal acts will not be taken lightly in Paphos, with the police sending a clear message that they will pursue justice with the full force of the law.
The aftermath of severe weather in Paphos includes fallen trees, power outages, a grounded sailing boat, and seaweedcovered beaches. The local fire service and emergency teams are working to clear debris, restore power, and ensure public safety, while residents are urged to stay informed and report emergencies.
President Nikos Christodoulides’ official visit to Qatar aims to strengthen CyprusQatar ties through highlevel discussions, bilateral talks, cultural exchanges, and the signing of a memorandum of understanding in education and scientific research. President Christodoulides will engage in talks with the Qatari government, meet with the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, and be received by the Emir of Qatar. The visit will also include bilateral talks, a guided tour of Expo 2023, and the signing of an agreement in higher education and scientific research. The Emir of Qatar will host a meal in honor of President Christodoulides, reflecting the cordial relations between the two nations.
Alexandra Attalides has joined Volt Cyprus to advocate for modernity, combat corruption, and counter farright ideologies. She aims to resolve the Cyprus issue using innovative methods, integrate ordinary people into the democratic process, and achieve social justice within economic stability while prioritizing human rights and environmental stewardship.
The NicosiaLimassol Highway and Limassol Bypass Road are undergoing overnight maintenance from November 27 to November 30. The NicosiaLimassol Highway works will take place from 11:00 pm to 6:00 am, while the Limassol Bypass Road works will occur from 11:30 pm until 5:30 am each night. The focus of these maintenance activities is on cleaning the central lane of the highway and drainage systems of the bypass road. Motorists are advised to drive with caution and follow temporary road signs during this time.