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1. Indian President speaks of shared values with Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/indian-president-speaks-of-shared-values-with-cyprus

Indian President Ram Nath Kovind addressed on Monday the House of Representatives plenary in the presence of Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and spoke of the shared values and deep relations between Cyprus and India...

2. Kids become archaeologists for a day at Ancient Corinth

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/kids-become-archaeologists-for-a-day-at-ancient-corinth

A colorful and joyful gaggle of 31 kids head down a narrow footpath to an excavation site at Ancient Corinth. They are all carrying backpacks and wearing identical green hats to protect them from the hot sun. ...

3. Petrides announces 5 mln euros for development projects in 94 communities

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/petrides-announces-5-mln-euros-for-development-projects-in-94-communities

Interior Minister Constantinos Petrides has announced that 5 mln euros have been allocated for this year to carry out 115 small development projects in 94 communities mostly in the mountain regions of the island....

4. Prodromou: Peaceful coexistence of the past stressing efforts for a Cyprus settlement continue

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/prodromou-peaceful-coexistence-of-the-past-stressing-efforts-for-a-cyprus-settlement-continue

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot inhabitants of Choulou village managed to live peacefully in the past, something for which we are striving, as we are seeking to end the Turkish occupation of the island and achieve a Cyprus settlement, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou has said....

5. 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....

6. 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....

7. Mirror images of national agony

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/mirror-images-of-national-agony

When I hear “Macedonia is Greek!” I think of the slogan used by opponents to Irish independence in the early 1900s:“Ulster is British” ...

8. Conservation completed on two historic churches in Famagusta

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/conservation-completed-on-two-historic-churches-in-famagusta

A ceremony will be held on May 26 in Turkish-occupied Famagusta to mark the completion of conservation works on two historic churches, located in the walled city...

9. Europe should wake up to the destruction of Cyprus heritage

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/europe-should-wake-up-to-the-destruction-of-cyprus-heritage

Chair of the European Parliament’s Committee on Petitions Cecilia Wikstrom on Monday urged Europe to take further action to protect Cyprus’ cultural heritage in the Turkish-held north of the island...

10. You can’t put a price on heritage

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/you-can-t-put-a-price-on-heritage

When the German tabloid Bild suggested that Greece should sell off Corfu and the Parthenon as part of its asset-stripping, they didn't know that Durrell had foreseen this many years ago...

11. 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...

12. Looted church mosaic has been located on someone's wall

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/looted-mosaic-from-cyprus-church-has-been-located-on-someone-s-wall

A rare mosaic depicting Apostle Mark from the Church of Kanakaria has been located, according to The Walk of Truth, a non-profit organization which campaigns for these last mosaic fragments from the church be included on Interpol’s list of stolen artworks...

13. Cyprus regains rare mosaic stolen after 1974

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cyprus-regains-rare-orthodox-christian-mosaic-stolen

Archbishop Chrysostomos II said that the artistry that went into the mosaic coupled with its rarity made the work a symbol of Cyprus' "stolen heritage. "...

14. Beer lovers can toast Prince Harry and Meghan's wedding with new brew

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/beer-lovers-can-toast-prince-harry-and-meghan-s-wedding-with-new-brew

It is a sequel to the “Windsor Knot” beer the brewery first made in 2011 to mark the wedding of Prince William, Harry’s elder brother, to wife Kate...

15. Celebrating Israel’s 70th Independence Day in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/celebrating-israel-s-70th-independence-day-in-cyprus

The significant natural gas reserves in the Eastern Mediterranean offer much potential for joint ventures and commercial growth...

16. 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. ...

17. 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....

18. Erdogan’s parallel universe

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/erdogan-s-parallel-universe

The EU, the United States and the international community as a whole have very little leverage with Erdogan...

19. 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...

20. 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. ...

21. Cyprus University of Technology awarded UNESCO Digital Heritage Chair

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cyprus-university-of-technology-awarded-unesco-digital-heritage-chair

The UNESCO Chair has been awarded to CUT “in recognition of its important work on an international level in research...