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22 May, 2019
 

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1. The yellow lake

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-yellow-lake

In the last decade of the nineteenth century in America, two influential newspapers - New York World and New York Journal – went all out in a fierce competition that adopted sensationalized news reporting, prompting New York Press affiliates to coin the term yellow journalism...

2. Old Greece is waiting around the corner

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/old-greece-is-waiting-around-the-corner

3. Toxic environment

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/toxic-environment

The elections will be over in a few days and base politics will take their place, along with voter abstention after all ballots are counted. But one thing that cannot be measured is the damage to the rapprochement effort caused by this drawn-out argument...

4. Our “mighty power”

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/our-mighty-power

I have said many times that impunity, irresponsibility, and the lack of accountability, have hit hard on our ill-fated society in the last half century and I have documented these misfortunes...

5. Kurd’s extradition hearing cutting it close

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/kurd-s-extradition-hearing-cutting-it-close

The decision whether or not to extradite a Kurdish man wanted by German authorities has been postponed once again, with time running out very quickly for a Larnaca judge...

6. Andreas Ekström and Nikolaos Mavridis to speak at Digital Agenda 19 Summit

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/andreas-ekstrom-and-nikolaos-mavridis-to-speak-at-digital-agenda-19-summit

7. Two worlds on a collision course

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/two-worlds-on-a-collision-course

When Nicos Anastasiades was campaigning in 2013 for the presidency in the Republic of Cyprus under the banner “leadership in times of crisis” many people bought into the idea that the leader on the right would recognize the gravity of the situation and had a plan ready to get the country out of a tight spot...

8. Opposition flaws are democracy’s problem

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/opposition-flaws-are-democracy-s-problem

9. Financial stability a priority says new Central Banker

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/financial-stability-a-priority-says-new-central-banker

10. Kasoulides: The public wants a solution to the Cyprus problem

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/kasoulides-the-public-wants-a-solution-to-the-cyprus-problem

11. Minister tries to close loophole on hunting dogs

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-tries-to-close-loophole-on-hunting-dogs

The government is scrambling to amend recent legislation to require hunters to obtain specific permits for their dogs on the condition they have a microchip...

12. New Greek Cypriot CMP representative named

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-greek-cypriot-cmp-representative-named

There is a new Greek Cypriot representative on the Committee on Missing Persons, with media reports saying his predecessor had raised a number of questions prior to his departure...

13. Change UK: Britain to get a new political party

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/change-uk-britain-to-get-a-new-political-party

14. UK PM May expected to indicate a date for quitting

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/uk-pm-may-expected-to-indicate-a-date-for-quitting

15. Westward Bound

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/westward-bound

16. Damning report on Attica floods

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/damning-report-on-attica-floods

A months-long investigation into the causes of catastrophic floods in Mandra, western Attica, in November 2017, which killed 25, injured 13 and caused massive damage to homes and infrastructure, has pointed to negligence by local and regional authorities, noting that no flood prevention works had been carried out to avert such a disaster....

17. Pass the buck

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/pass-the-buck

This was a narrative that they managed to pull through for an entire five-year term in office. Because each time people were losing their calm or reacting towards new measures, the response was 'the Anastasiades government is bringing order to the chaos that it had inherited'...

18. The 'Cyprus fear' in the west

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-cyprus-fear-in-the-west

Western diplomats and foreign dignitaries have two main concerns about the direction of future developments on the small Mediterranean island of Cyprus, the Cyprus issue and local politics...

19. Great potential for profit in the digital economy and the startup world

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/great-potential-for-profit-in-the-digital-economy-and-the-startup-world

20. For a strong Europe

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/for-a-strong-europe

21. The highest price to pay

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-highest-price-to-pay

I apologize for writing in first person but when something so self-evident ends up being ignored even by our very own institutions, then allow me to hark back to the three flaws that keep this place miserable...

22. Economic Ideas Forum comes to Nicosia

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/economic-ideas-forum-comes-to-nicosia

23. You can call it political karma

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/you-can-call-it-political-karma

With the re-election of Nicos Anastasiades, many were puzzled with Harris Georgiades’ decision to insist that he not be reappointed finance minister. Having a clear path ahead of him and a brewing storm miles away, shouldn’t he be entitled to leaving while things were still good?...

24. Probe on a probe finding

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/a-probe-on-a-probe-finding

It was to be expected that the president of the Republic would stand by the finance minister, emphasizing that he still has faith in him, following the finding of the co-op investigative committee...

25. The breakdown of civil protection

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-breakdown-of-civil-protection

26. The cost of playing fast and loose

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-cost-of-playing-fast-and-loose

As I was going over surveys into the perception of the electoral power of political parties in every EU member state, I revisited a quote from Oscar Wilde that said 'the truth is rarely pure and never simple'...

27. You know why

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/you-know-why

'You know why' was the nuanced slogan of DIKO party MP candidate Fytos Constantinou who was running his election campaign in 2011. The catchphrase was simple and smart according to communication experts, sending a message to all those who benefited from his presence in the Defence House committee...

28. Turkish and Greek nationalism, a two way street

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/turkish-and-greek-nationalism-a-two-way-street

Blue Homeland was front and centre due to the naval drill of the Turkish Armed Forces, but analysts have been wasting ink to influence public opinion...

29. Arrogance in Greek politics

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/arrogance-in-greek-politics

30. This is B’s story

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/this-is-b-s-story

“B” is just 25 years old, born and raised in Kyrenia. His parents, both Turkish Cypriots, were never against peace. Today he lives with his lady friend in Nicosia while working on building peace...

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