Annita rising from the ashes

The former ruling Democratic Rally, licking its wounds having lost the presidential elections, has won a last-minute reprieve with the majority of party members electing House Speaker Annita Demetriou as their new


Saving a sinking ship

Licking its wounds and hurt from a bitter internal battle, the former ruling Democratic Rally is headed to elect a new leader, its fifth president in DISY’s lifetime of 47 years. And


DISY youngbloods contest leadership

Following DISY’s failure in the presidential elections, the leadership race for the island’s largest party has narrowed to its youngest members in the hierarchy, Annita Demetriou and Demetris Demetriou. The development came

Christodoulides wins Cyprus elections

Nicos Christodoulides, close associate of outgoing President Nicos Anastasiades, was elected the next president of the Republic, in a runoff on Sunday where he faced former diplomat Andreas Mavroyiannis. Christodoulides, 49, received

Kasoulides is new Foreign Minister

Ioannis Kasoulides will return to the post of Foreign Minister after the resignation on Sunday of Nikos Christodoulides, who stepped down to fight in the presidential campaign. President Nicos Anastasiades announced the

DISY leader to run for president in 2023

Averof Neofytou, the President of Democratic Rally (DISY), the ruling party, announced his intention to stand in the 2023 Presidential Elections. DISY’s Supreme Council meets on March 12, 2022, to elect the