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1. Cyprus can play a role in monitoring climate change

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cyprus-can-play-a-role-in-monitoring-climate-change

Cyprus has a role to play in issues concerning climate change by building up a new station to monitor the effects, General Secretary of the World Meteorological Organisation, Petteri Taalas told CNA...

2. Educator in Stavros’ school under investigation

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teacher-in-stavros-school-under-investigation

An internal probe into a ‘problem teacher in connection with the fatal injury of a 10-year-old student has angered union teachers, who visited the school premises while their colleagues were talking to investigators...

3. Health minister calls on doctors to support reform

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/health-minister-calls-on-doctors-to-stand-with-him

Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou held a press conference to address criticism over his actions and ask state doctors to pay no attention to those who oppose reform in the industry...

4. Larnaca medics plead not guilty in school boy's death

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-state-medics-plead-not-guilty

The two Larnaca doctors, who are facing charges of gross negligence in the death of a 10-year-old school boy, pleaded not guilty on Thursday and were set free on bail until their trial in September...

5. Questions raised over school safety during gym class

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/questions-raised-over-school-safety-during-gym-class

Education Minister Costas Hambiaouris has received the final report on the circumstances surrounding the death of a 10-year-old student in Larnaca, but people are already raising questions about safety on school premises during gym class...

6. Police admit handcuffing doctors was not necessary

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-admit-handcuffing-larnaca-doctors-was-not-necessary

Police say handcuffing the two ER doctors in the aftermath of the school boy’s death ‘could have been avoided’ while adding that their focus remains the investigation of the serious incident...

7. Doctors strike but there are cracks in their united front

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/doctors-strike-but-there-are-cracks-in-their-united-front

State doctors are going forward with a two-hour work stoppage in public hospitals to protest what they call “unworkable conditions” but there are already cracks in their united front...

8. Waitress died under stack of shelves during work safety month

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/waitress-death-took-place-during-work-safety-month

The funeral of a young mother who died in a labour accident is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon, with the incident shocking public opinion after she was crushed to death during a work safety month campaign...

9. Non-performing loans in banking system spike by €1.5 billion

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/non-performing-loans-spike-by-€1-5-billion

Non-performing exposures (NPEs) in the Cyprus banking system jumped up by €1.5 billion in January, as International Financial Reporting Standard 9 entered in to force...

10. Boy’s death could be turning point in health debate

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/stavros-death-could-be-turning-point-in-health-debate

The state is footing the bill for the funeral of 10-year-old Stavros Georgallis, whose death from a traumatic brain injury resulted in the arrest of two doctors and reopened the health debate in Cyprus...

11. Stormy weather causes electricity and traffic problems

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/stormy-weather-causes-electricity-and-traffic-problems

Unexpected thunderstorms in the middle of May are causing power outages for a third day in Limassol with emergency crews trying to restore electricity and clear the way in many areas...

12. Doctors clash with minister following boy's death

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/doctorts-clash-with-minister-following-boy-s-death

State doctors say working conditions are to blame for the death of a school boy that led to the arrest of two emergency medics, with the health minister describing the connection as “most unfortunate” as the incident is under three separate investigations...

13. Turkey to start drilling in Mediterranean this summer

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-to-start-drilling-in-mediterranean-this-summer

Turkey will start drilling for oil and gas in the Mediterranean before the end of the summer, Energy and Natural Resources Minister Berat Albayrak said on Friday, according to Sabah newspaper...

14. New British High Commissioner wants to deepen special relationship

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-british-high-commissioner-wants-to-deepen-special-relationship

On presenting his credential in Nicosia new British High Commissioner in Cyprus Stephen Lillie said there was a great deal for the two countries to celebrate despite the complexities....

15. Serbia can depend on Cyprus as a credible ally and friend in Europe

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/serbia-can-depend-on-cyprus-as-a-credible-ally-and-friend-in-europe

President Anastasiades said Serbia should consider Cyprus a reliable partner within the EU as Belgrade aims for membership and underlined that the future of Serbia must be in Europe...

16. Auditor says air traffic control needs to do better

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/auditor-says-air-traffic-control-needs-to-do-better

The Department of Civil Aviation’s Safety Regulation Unit was recently under the Auditor’s microscope, and findings show it is not properly organised and lacks efficiency due to a lack of best practices...

17. MPs halt medical cannabis bill due to recent crimes

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/house-halts-medical-cannabis-bill-due-to-recent-crimes

Members of the House are turning against a medical marijuana bill, citing recent horrific crimes on the island and fears they may be linked to the use of cannabis. But studies suggest that decriminalisation has actually helped violent crime rates drop considerably....

18. Akinci says East Med pipeline not a route for peace

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/akinci-says-east-med-pipeline-not-a-route-for-peace

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci says plans to push forward for the EastMed pipeline are counter to peace efforts in the region, adding that an energy solution which excludes Turkey would be a mistake...

19. Cyprus, Greece, Israel recommit to a way forward

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-greece-israel-recommit-to-a-way-forward

President Nicos Anastasiades says a ‘code of conduct’ has been established between Cyprus, Greece, and Israel, following the completion of a trilateral meeting in Nicosia that yielded a long declaration and paved the way for another meeting before the year is out to discuss an ambitious EastMed pipeline...

20. Akinci dismisses zero troops and no security guarantees for Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/akinci-clears-up-the-troops-and-security-issue-for-cyprus

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci has put to rest any ideas of ‘zero troops and zero guarantees’ in Cyprus, saying on Monday both communities on the divided island have suffered in the past and calling on Greek Cypriots to abandon maximalist positions...

21. Greek and Jewish Diaspora team up for Cyprus security

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-and-jewish-diaspora-team-up-for-cyprus

The Greek-American and American Jewish communities have joined forces to promote legislation in the United States that would bolster the security status of Cyprus and block the sale of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey...

22. Authorities issue dust warning through Sunday

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/authorities-issue-dust-warning-through-sunday

Cyprus authorities have issued a warning on air quality in Cyprus, as dust levels in the atmosphere are expected to remain high through Sunday. ...

23. Cypriot leaders have different versions of UN road map

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-leaders-have-different-versions-of-un-road-map

Following a public spat between the two Cypriot leaders on the elusive ‘Guterres framework’, both sides on the divided island are trying to pin down the exact UN guidelines for resuming and potentially resolving the Cyprus problem...

24. UN aid to Greek Cypriots in north resumes after a seven-month gap

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-aid-to-greek-cypriots-in-north-resumes-after-a-seven-month-gap

The dispatch of humanitarian aid to the enclaved living in the Turkish-held north resumed following a decision by the Turkish Cypriot authorities to revoke an earlier decision in October to impose a levy...

25. Israel and Cyprus mull electricity grid link

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israel-and-cyprus-mull-electric-grid-link

Israel and Cyprus are expected to discuss linking the two countries’ electricity grids as part of a European Union programme to create a broad European-Asian electricity network...

26. World famous Cyprus beach to get its sand back

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/world-famous-cyprus-beach-to-get-its-sand-back

A sand nourishment project will take place right on the beach at the world-famous Fig Tree bay, but this year local authorities are trying to minimise controversy by obtaining permits and using science to combat erosion...

27. EU membership has not worked as a catalyst for peace

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-membership-has-not-worked-as-a-catalyst-for-peace

Cyprus` membership to the EU in 2004 has not worked as a catalyst towards a solution of the Cyprus problem...

28. Cyprus and Saudi Arabia on a path of strengthening ties

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-and-saudi-arabia-discuss-common-interests

Cyprus and Saudi Arabia are on a path of strengthening ties further, with the island preparing to hold a Cyprus chamber forum in Riyadh and the Kingdom looking to install an embassy in Nicosia...

29. Plaintiffs move to block appeal in Astrasol pollution case

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/astrasol-plaintiffs-move-to-block-appeal

The Astrasol case is not over, as plaintiffs are scrambling to block an appeal that challenges a court ruling last year that found defendants were responsible for causing a cancer cluster in a Nicosia residential area...

30. UK dogs and cats catching deadly diseases from ticks after travelling abroad

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/uk-dogs-and-cats-catching-deadly-diseases-from-ticks-after-travelling-abroad

British pets are catching deadly diseases from foreign ticks after travelling to Europe on pet passports, vets have warned....