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1. Woman stole €10,000 from breast cancer society

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-stole-€10-000-from-breast-cancer-society

An employee at the Europa Donna Cyprus, a breast cancer awareness society, was arrested for stealing over €10,000 from the charity...

2. Minister unfazed by angry educators

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-unfazed-by-angry-educators

Thousands of public teachers stood outside the gates of the Education Ministry on Friday, calling on Education Minister Costas Hambiaouris to resign and union members refusing to go to his office to talk things out...

3. Two students in the north arrested for not standing up

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/two-students-in-the-north-arrested-for-not-standing-during-anthem

Two female students at the Eastern Mediterranean University were detained by Turkish Cypriot police at their graduation ceremony, following the girls’ refusal to stand during the national anthem...

4. Fake news and quality journalism under scrutiny

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fake-news-and-quality-journalism-under-scrutiny

Fake news, a term used almost daily and a byproduct of the rapid spread of social media networks, will be one of the main topics in the first digital policy conference on “Cyprus in the Digital Agenda” on Thursday in Nicosia...

5. Probe into Stavros’ death still open

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/probe-into-stavros-death-still-open

Members of a Health and Safety Task Force Committee are visiting Alethriko elementary on Wednesday, a Larnaca school where 10-year-old Stavros Georgallis got injured last month and whose death hours later was shrouded in controversy and allegations of incompetence...

6. Teachers call for air conditioners in state school classrooms

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-call-for-air-conditioners-in-public-school-classrooms

Public school teachers are calling on the government to move forward with the installation of air condition units in classrooms, with the government raising health concerns while looking into the possibility....

7. Irish FM: We will support you in trying to find the way forward on the Cyprus issue

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/irish-fm-we-will-support-you-in-trying-to-find-the-way-forward-on-the-cyprus-issue

Tánaiste and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland Simon Coveney said today that his country would support Cyprus “in any way that we can to try and find the way forward that I think everybody wants to see,” on the Cyprus Question....

8. Education minister calls for special task force

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/education-minister-calls-for-special-task-force

Organised parents and teachers met with the education minister to discuss safety and health issues in public schools, but union representatives did not take part during talks over teacher evaluations...

9. #PoliticsBlog - Healthy’s thunder and a warning

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/politicsblog-healthy-s-thunder-and-a-warning

Get the inside scoop on political gossip and other happenings right here, including the ‘Healthy one’ landing on the unions like a sumo wrestler...

10. Child sex abuse complaints get buried in school

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/child-sex-abuse-complaints-get-buried-in-school

Disy MP Efthymios Diplaros is defending comments he made publicly about teachers involved in sexual abuse cases who face no consequences, dismissing criticism that he was acting irresponsibly with his remarks...

11. UNHCR: Asylum seekers in Cyprus lack decent housing

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unhcr-asylum-seekers-in-cyprus-need-decent-housing

With less than 10% of asylum-seekers accommodated at the reception centre, decent housing is a major problem thousands of asylum seekers face, a UNHCR report said...

12. State medics stand by their treatment of boy’s leg injuries

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/state-medics-stand-by-their-treatment-of-boy-s-leg-injuries

State doctors disagree with a private orthopedic over a boy’s treatment, following his injuries on his feet at a Nicosia school that reignited a debate over public hospital treatment...

13. Britons living in Cyprus have nothing to fear post-Brexit

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britons-living-in-cyprus-have-nothing-to-worry-about-post-brexit

Britain says it has secured the right for UK nationals living in Cyprus to keep the same status that they currently enjoy as EU citizens...

14. Teachers take on minister in row over boy's death

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/rift-between-teachers-and-minister-gets-bigger

Organised teachers are up in arms over the education minister’s comments during a probe in the aftermath of a school boy’s death, when he asked union educators to stay away from the investigation...

15. 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...

16. Another move forward in building Athens' first mosque

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/another-move-forward-in-building-athens-first-mosque

Another step has been taken toward the opening of Athens’ first mosque after the Education Ministry launched an online public debate on the rules governing its operation...

17. 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...

18. International congress on Greece and Cyprus geoparks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/international-congress-on-greece-and-cyprus-geoparks

The first International Congress of UNESCO Geoparks in Greece and Cyprus will take place in Athens on Thursday and Friday...

19. 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...

20. 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...

21. Cyprus doctors in custody following school boy’s death

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/two-larnaca-doctors-arrested-in-school-boy-s-death

Two state doctors in Larnaca are in custody following the death of a 10-year-old boy who sustained a head injury during gym class, with his mother blaming ER medics for being incompetent in diagnosing an internal head trauma promptly...

22. 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....

23. TUI plans to bring more German tourists to Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/tui-plans-to-bring-more-german-tourists-to-cyprus

TUI holiday operator hopes to bring more German tourists to Cyprus next year, starting in the summer of 2019 while boosting efforts to make the island an all-year-round destination...

24. Don’t get caught up in the East Med energy hype

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/don-t-get-caught-up-in-the-east-med-energy-hype

It is tempting for resource-poor countries to overestimate the promise of newly discovered hydrocarbon resources, particularly in times of need...

25. Cypriot university attracts Greek scholars

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-university-attracts-greek-scholars

Greek academics and students are looking to Cyprus for work and educational opportunities, in hope of escaping the distortions of the Greek market and stubbornly high unemployment...

26. Two Cypriot universities among top 10 in New Europe

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cut-and-ucy-among-top-10-in-new-europe

Two universities in Cyprus have been ranked second and third among best institutions from new EU member states, with institutions from 12 out of 13 countries making the list. ...

27. Group vows to bring road deaths among children down to zero

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/group-vows-to-bring-road-deaths-among-children-down-to-zero

Thirteen children in one decade lost their lives in traffic accidents in Cyprus, while a group advocating for safer roads vows to help turn that number into zero with a lot of hard work...

28. Cyprus hotels in need of staff

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-hotels-in-need-of-staff

Hotel owners are having difficulty in finding staff, due to a number of disagreements with union workers but also immigration rules that put many restrictions on foreign students who are willing to work....

29. Limassol residents want mobile antenna removed

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/pissouri-residents-want-antenna-gone-this-year

Pissouri residents threaten to pull their kids out of school if Limassol authorities fail to remove a mobile telephony tower that is transmitting next to the community’s elementary school. Scientists remain unconvinced of any real health risk over wifi signals, but parents insist they don't want to take any chances....

30. Cyprus recovery is being recognised by international agencies

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-recovery-is-being-recognised-by-international-agencies

Fitch does not currently anticipate developments with a high likelihood of leading to a downgrade...