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1. Paphos man with stolen antiquities arrested

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-man-with-stolen-antiquities-arrested

Paphos police are investigating a case of stolen antiquities, following the discovery of ancient amphorae and jugs and even a stun gun at a local residence...

2. FYROM parliament starts debate on name deal with Greece

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fyrom-parliament-starts-debate-on-name-deal-with-greece

The parliament of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) on Tuesday started debating a law ratifying an agreement with neighboring Greece designed to end a decades-long dispute over the country’s name....

3. FYROM government submits deal on new name to parliament

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fyrom-government-submits-deal-on-new-name-to-parliament

The government of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) set in motion Monday the process of ratifying a pending agreement to change the country's name to "North Macedonia" in hopes of ending a bitter 27-year dispute with southern neighbor Greece....

4. Harry and Meghan seal it with a kiss

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/harry-and-meghan-seal-it-with-a-kiss

Britain’s Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle were pronounced husband and wife on Saturday by the Archbishop of Canterbury in a glittering union that brought a measure of modern Hollywood glamour into the 1,000-year-old monarchy...

5. Prince Charles to walk Meghan down the aisle

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/prince-charles-to-walk-meghan-markle-down-the-aisle

Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, will walk Meghan Markle down the aisle at her glittering wedding to his son Prince Harry after her own father had to pull out because of ill health...

6. Prince Charles: ‘Greece is in my blood’

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/prince-charles-‘greece-is-in-my-blood

Ahead of an official visit to Greece, the Prince of Wales referred to his close connection to and “fascination” with the country, saying in exclusive comments to Kathimerini that Greece is “in my blood.”...

7. Cyprus hands back smuggled antiquities to Egypt

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cyprus-hands-back-smuggled-antiquities-to-egypt

Cyprus has handed back to Egypt 14 ancient artefacts stolen and smuggled abroad in the late 1980s after Cypriot authorities seized them...

8. Cannabis and opium were part of ancient Cypriot culture

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cannabis-and-opium-were-part-of-ancient-cypriot-culture

The distinction between medicine and the mind-altering drug may have been lost on ancient peoples...

9. Paphos mosaics cleaning method raises eyebrows

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cleaning-paphos-mosaics-raises-eyebrows

A rather unusual photograph is doing the rounds on social media in Cyprus, showing a cleaning lady using a broom and a shovel to clean ancient mosaics at the Paphos Archaeological Park. ...

10. Ancient village back on tourism map

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/hirokitia-raises-its-game

Chirokitia, one of the most ancient sites in the world, has been inducted into the new Larnaca tourist map, with officials hoping that other villages will step up to showcase their unique character....

11. Two looted artefacts handed back to Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/two-archaeological-objects-handed-back-to-cyprus

The ancient objects were handed over to the Ambassador to Germany owners of the Galerie Günter Puhze...

12. Paphos demands proper shelter for world-class mosaics

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/paphos-demands-proper-shelter-for-world-class-mosaics

Cypriot authorities have been trying to build shelters for the world-famous mosaics in Kato Paphos, but after 20 years of discussion it is still unclear when protective structures can be built. Local officials are determined to put pressure and push the issue forward...

13. Crete among best world destinations

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/crete-among-best-world-destinations

TripAdvisor hailed Crete for its rich archaeological and mythological history that’s reflected in its ancient ruins and cultural attractions...

14. Three held in Kouklia site theft

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/three-held-in-kouklia-site-theft

Cyprus police have arrested three men in connection with a case of illicit trade in antiquities. A concerned citizen had phoned the police after spotting a car parked in a remote area near Kouklia, Paphos, which is also the site of a current archeological dig. ...

15. Historic opera staged at Pyramids

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/historic-opera-staged-at-pyramids

Nearly 2,800 people attended the historic performance of Aida...

16. Edmond About’s ageless Greece

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/edmond-about-s-ageless-greece

How can a nation with so many skills and virtues be so incapable of creating an effective state...