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1. At least 42 fatalities tallied in California's deadliest wildfire ever

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/at-least-42-fatalities-tallied-in-california-s-deadliest-wildfire-ever

2. Murder suspect wanted in the north faces deportation

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/murder-suspect-wanted-in-the-north-faces-deportation

A Pakistani male, who is wanted in the north for killing a Turkish Cypriot artist, remains locked up in the south on illegal entry violations, while previous reports of a possible murder investigation by CID Limassol have been retracted...

3. Possible suspect questioned in Lofou wildfire

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/possible-suspect-questioned-in-lofou-wildfire

A fire that broke out Saturday and was contained Sunday could be the work of an arsonist, according to officials who are reportedly questioning a person of interest...

4. Controversy following fatal Paphos accident

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/controversy-in-the-aftermath-of-fatal-paphos-accident

The temporary closure of a tarnished road stretch in Paphos, where a Russian couple was killed over the weekend, caused controversy among some groups who say the measure was excessive...

5. Murder suspect wanted north arrested in Limassol

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/murder-suspect-wanted-north-arrested-in-limassol

A man from Pakistan wanted for murder in the north has been arrested in Limassol, following information that he had crossed into the south...

6. Russian tourists rescued in Paphos Forest

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-tourists-rescued-in-paphos-forest

Two Russian tourists have been rescued in the Paphos Forest following a mechanical problem with their rental car at the same spot where a Chinese couple had the same fate a week earlier...

7. Chinese couple follows helicopter to safety

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/chinese-couple-follows-helicopter-to-safety

Two sightseers from China in search of an old Venetian bridge got lost for several hours in the forest, with a helicopter spotting them and guiding them to safety well past midnight...

8. Attica governor summoned by prosecutor over deadly 2017 west Attica flood

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/attica-governor-summoned-by-prosecutor-over-deadly-2017-west-attica-flood

Attica Regional Governor Rena Dourou and another nine officials have been summoned by a prosecutor as suspects in the deaths of 23 people and in the widespread destruction caused by a flash flood in the west Attica town of Mandra last November....

9. Golf resort firm reappoints members

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/golf-resort-firm-reappoints-members

Cyprus Limni Resorts & Golfcourses Plc has reappointed members of the board and reaffirmed its aim to create a high quality, high standard golf resort....

10. Vendetta behind Macheras fire

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/local-resident-arrested-in-macheras-fire

A 48-year-old man was arrested on Thursday in connection with a wildfire in Macheras, where authorities say the burning down of 70 hectares of forest was the result of arson...

11. Macheras forest fire under control

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/macheras-forest-fire-under-control

12. Renewed, bigger and better: Troodos International mountain race

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/renewed-bigger-and-better-troodos-international-mountain-race

13. Campers injured by falling tree doing fine

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/campers-injured-by-falling-tree-doing-fine

Police are investigating an incident where a tall tree fell on unsuspecting campers in Kato Pyrgos, prompting an evacuation while three people injured were later said to be doing fine...

14. Demolitions of illegal homes to begin in mid-September

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/demolitions-of-illegal-homes-to-begin-in-mid-september

Demolitions of homes that were destroyed in last month’s wildfires are to continue next week while work to knock down properties that have been illegally built on forestland or coastlines is expected to start in the middle of September. ...

15. Report links Tilliria fires to rejected candidates

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/report-links-tilliria-fires-to-rejected-candidates

Local reports are drawing links between Tilliria fires and disgruntled candidates who were rejected as retained fire fighters by the Forestry department...

16. Mal intent behind Tilliria blaze

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mal-intent-behind-tilliria-blaze

Officials believe a fire that broke out in Tilliria Wednesday evening was most likely the result of a malicious act, where 30 hectares of pine tree forest were burned down...

17. Woman whose family perished in Greek fire files lawsuit

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-whose-family-perished-in-greek-fire-files-lawsuit

A woman whose family perished in a deadly Greek forest fire has filed a criminal lawsuit against seven officials, including Greece's interior minister, asserting they share the blame for the blaze that killed dozens....

18. Death toll from Greek forest fire rises to 93, victims named

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/death-toll-from-greek-forest-fire-rises-to-93-victims-named

Greek authorities have released the names of those who died in the country's deadliest forest fire in decades, a list that includes several families. ...

19. Experts warn of pollution in areas hit by Attica wildfires

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/experts-warn-of-pollution-in-areas-hit-by-attica-wildfires

As a judicial investigation into last month’s catastrophic wildfires in parts of Attica gathers pace, experts have warned of toxic pollution in the areas affected by the blazes....

20. Forestry Department speaks out on campsite fires

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/forestry-department-speaks-out-on-campsite-fires

The Forestry Department says it has been taking steps to ensure the safety of camping sites and their surrounding areas, following an evacuation at Polis campground due to a suspicious fire...

21. Strategy in Attica fire fight was deficien

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/strategy-in-attica-fire-fight-was-deficien

As finger-pointing and recriminations continue over who or what was to blame for last month’s disastrous wildfires in Attica, Kathimerini has learned that serious operational problems and bad communication hampered efforts to douse the blazes....

22. Vacationers evacuate Polis campsite due to fire

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/vacationers-evacuate-polis-campsite-due-to-fire

The Polis campground was evacuated Sunday after midnight due to a fire raging in nearby reed beds, with initial signs pointing to arson...

23. Firefighters dispatched to douse blaze on Rhodes

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/firefighters-dispatched-to-douse-blaze-on-rhodes

Firefighters on Thursday were dispatched to douse a blaze that broke out on forestland near the village of Salakos in western Rhodes....

24. Identified wildfire victims reach 76, eight remain missing

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/identified-wildfire-victims-reach-76-eight-remain-missing

Seventy six victims of the wildfire that gutted a coastal town in east Attica killing at least 91 people and injuring scores have been identified, the police’s criminal investigation division said on Wednesday in its latest briefing....

25. Government muddying waters over who is responsible for deadly fires

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/government-muddying-waters-over-who-is-responsible-for-deadly-fires

In the aftermath of what was the worst fire in Greece’s modern history, the government is coming under increasing criticism for failing to provide clear-cut information on the number of missing and for allegedly trying to muddy the waters over who is responsible....

26. Officials step up efforts against fires

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/officials-step-up-efforts-against-fires

Cypriot and European authorities are on the lookout for new wildfire threats, as two local fires on Saturday, one in the northwest and one in the southeast, were caused by human action...

27. Cypriot crews in Greek fires on their way back

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-crews-in-greek-fires-on-their-way-back

Cypriot first responders who rushed to help in the Greek wildfires are getting ready to come back, after what has been undoubtedly a horrifying challenge for even experienced professionals...

28. Death toll from deadly Attica fires rises to 85

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/death-toll-from-deadly-attica-fires-rises-to-83

The death toll from the deadly blaze that ravaged the coastal town of Mati in east Attica on Monday rose to 85 on Thursday, after a 73-year-old man who was in intensive care in Athens' Evangelismos hospital died and two more bodies were discovered by rescue crews....

29. Search continues as wildfires death toll climbs to 80

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/search-continues-as-wildfires-death-toll-climbs-to-80

Rescue crews Wednesday continued to search the seaside areas northeast of Athens that were the worst affected by wildfires to locate any further victims, as the official death toll rose to 80...

30. Drone footage reveals aftermath of wildfire (video)

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/drone-footage-reveals-aftermath-of-wildfire-video

Drone footage Tuesday shows the aftermath of the wildfires that raged through seaside resorts near the Greek capital of Athens, torching homes, cars and forests as they killed at least 74 people....