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20 February, 2019
 

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1. Interview with Egyptian Ambassador Mai Taha Mohamed Khalil

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/interview-with-egyptian-ambassador-mai-taha-mohamed-khalil

2. Man missing a leg asked to prove disability

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-missing-a-leg-asked-to-prove-disability

A man who is seeking government subsidies to buy a handicap accessible vehicle has been called to an interview to prove to a medical council he is with disability due to missing a leg...

3. Tzionis seeks ruling on second autopsy

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-seeks-ruling-on-second-autopsy

The main Strovolos double murder suspect has formally asked the Supreme Court for judicial review, with sources saying he will ask judges to throw out a second autopsy report citing violation of his rights...

4. Cypriot lawyer caught in a web of spies

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-lawyer-caught-in-a-web-of-spies

A Cypriot lawyer says she was targeted by undercover agents who were trying to fish for information to discredit her in a lawsuit against an Israeli software company...

5. Tzionis files case in Supreme Court

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tzionis-files-case-in-supreme-court

The main suspect in the Strovolos double murder case is seeking criminal legal aid before the Supreme Court in order to show his human rights have been violated...

6. Requiem for the Missing

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/requiem-for-the-missing

When I was writing in 1994 the lyrics to a song called “Tou Vagori” about 1619 missing persons in Cyprus, I never expected less than a year later I would be discovering completely by accident that the correct number was not 1619 and the Missing were not just Greek Cypriots...

7. Turkey to pay damages in Guzelyurtlu case

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-to-pay-damages-in-guzelyurtlu-case

The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights issued a final ruling in the Guzelyurtlu case against Turkey and Turkish Cypriot authorities in the north, holding both financially liable while clearing the Republic of Cyprus over lack of cooperation allegations...

8. EOKA veterans settle out of court

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eoka-veterans-settle-out-of-court

The British government and the EOKA fighters, who were seeking damages related to torture claims back in the 1950’s, have reached a settlement out of court...

9. Attorney General: Supreme Court wrongly acquitted Bank of Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/attorney-general-supreme-court-wrongly-acquitted-bank-of-cyprus

10. Right to dignity

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/right-to-dignity

If we agree with Sigmund Freud that “the first requisite of civilization is that of justice” and assume that half of attorney Nicos Clerides’s allegations are true based on his January 11 letter to the Cyprus Bar Association, then you realize that we live in a state where civilization is on a dangerous decline...

11. UN asks Australia to consider resettling Saudi woman who fled family

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-asks-australia-to-consider-resettling-saudi-woman-who-fled-family

12. Attorney asked to prove bombshell allegations

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/attorney-asked-to-prove-bombshell-allegations

Attorney Nicos Clerides is being asked to show proof in writing of allegations he made last month regarding children of Supreme Court judges and special interests...

13. True to Kathimerini’s history and legacy

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/true-to-kathimerini-s-history-and-legacy

14. Woman wins case against Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-wins-case-against-cyprus

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled against Cyprus in a case where a Vietnamese woman had complained about the conditions of her detention back in 2012, awarding €10,500 in total damages...

15. Outspoken attorney slams judge

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/outspoken-attorney-slams-judge

High-powered attorney Loukis Loucaides is calling on a Larnaca judge to step down, questioning her competence and accusing her of taking irregular steps when she handed him a four month suspended sentence...

16. Many victims of violence in Cyprus stay silent

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/many-victims-of-violence-in-cyprus-stay-silent

Nearly 60% of the women who are victims of violence in Cyprus do not report the incident to anyone, a study which was conducted across the island for the first time on violence against women in the family has shown...

17. Israeli minister urges Airbnb boycott, talks up rival service

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israeli-minister-urges-airbnb-boycott-talks-up-rival-service

18. Food for Thought

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/food-for-thought

19. International Ombudsman Institute: Taking the Initiative

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/taking-the-initiative

20. Google staff walk out over women’s harassment and inequality

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/google-staff-walk-out-over-women-s-harassment-and-inequality

21. Controversy over urinal still unresolved

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/controversy-over-urinal-still-unresolved

A controversial portable urinal for men, in the shape of a naked woman in an explicit sexual position, continues to spark debate in parliament two months after public criticism, with some saying the product goes too far while others say social impact has been overstated...

22. NGO says trafficking victims lack support

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ngo-says-trafficking-victims-lack-support

Recent law enforcement operations against human and sex trafficking in Cyprus drew attention to a number of additional problems, including waning state support and landlords refusing to rent homes to trafficked women...

23.  Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nobel-peace-prize-awarded-to-denis-mukwege-and-nadia-murad-for-their-efforts-to-end-the-use-of-sexual-violence-as-a-weapon-of-war

24. Cyprus committed in fight against human trafficking

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-committed-in-fight-against-human-trafficking

25. EU Parliament cancels €70 million earmarked for Turkey over rule of law conditions

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/european-parliament-cancels-€70-million-earmarked-for-turkey-over-the-rule-of-law-conditons

26. Lessons from Northern Ireland

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lessons-from-northern-ireland

27. 'Imagine' project brings together G/C and T/C schoolchildren

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/imagine-project-brings-together-g-c-and-t-c-schoolchildren

28. Turkey no show at Council of Europe meeting

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-no-show-at-council-of-europe-meeting

The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe expresses regret over the decision of Turkey not to participate in recent discussions, in Strasbourg, concerning the execution of European Court judgments over Cyprus-related cases...

29. Another boatload of refugees reaches Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/another-boatload-of-refugees-reaches-cyprus

Over 30 migrants and refugees sailed to the Republic of Cyprus on Thursday, with state radars picking up their signal off the coast of Protaras just as Nicosia is challenging the European debate on migration...

30. EU migrant relocation mechanism needed says Anastasiades in Salzburg

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-migrant-relocation-mechanism-needed-says-anastasiades-in-salzburg
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