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1. Government scrambles to counter teacher strike

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/government-scrambles-to-counter-teacher-strike

The government is putting together measures to minimise the impact of next week’s teacher strike, with the education minister saying he is willing to pick things up with the unions from where they were left off at the last handshake...

2. British pedo mom arrested in the north

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/british-pedo-mom-arrested-in-the-north

A British woman is in police custody in the north, following accusations that she used her own children to make money illegally in online pornography...

3. The solitary third age of Greek Australians

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/the-solitary-third-age-of-greek-australians

Thirty-three-year-old Dimitra will lock her door tomorrow morning and breathe in the chilly Melbourne air. ...

4. The heavy cost of cowardice

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-heavy-cost-of-cowardice

I’ve heard a government minister speak about a vital agency of the Greek state and admit that “there’s nothing that can save this department – it ought to be shut down and rebuilt from scratch.”...

5. Meteor shower peaks this weekend

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/meteor-shower-peaks-this-weekend

Stargazers are in for a treat this weekend, as tiny space debris left behind by Comet Swift-Tuttle will put on a spectacular show known as Perseids under very favourable moon conditions for this year...

6. Polis caves in to step up old campground

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/polis-caves-in-to-step-up-old-campground

A long and protracted dispute between the Polis Chrysochous municipality and the administration of the local campsite has come to an end, with a new offer on the table sweetening the deal for the private operator...

7. Man gets eight years for raping stepdaughter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-gets-eight-years-for-raping-stepdaughter

A 40-year-old Larnaca resident was sentenced to eight years for sexually assaulting his teenage step daughter who has a mental disorder...

8. Nissi Beach is CNN Travel's July pick

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nissi-beach-is-cnn-travel-s-july-pick

Nissi Beach is recommended this month by CNN Travel as one of a handful of global destinations for July beachgoers, certifying once more that Ayia Napa remains on the world map when it comes to beach summer fun...

9. Russian tiger plane steals the show in Larnaca

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-tiger-plane-steals-the-show-in-larnaca

A plane with the majestic face of a Siberian tiger landed at Larnaca International Airport on Sunday, known around the world for raising awareness for the protection of the Amur Tiger...

10. Larnaca man gets 12 years for sodomising step daughter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-man-gets-12-years-for-sodomising-step-daughter

A Larnaca man was sentenced behind closed doors to twelve years for sodomising his step daughter when she was just twelve years old...

11. FYROM name deal ‘days away,’ both sides say

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fyrom-name-deal-‘days-away-both-sides-say

There was a sense Tuesday that Athens and Skopje were inching toward a deal on the ongoing “Macedonia” name dispute despite domestic opposition in both countries, with several protest rallies planned for Greece Wednesday....

12. Film producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/film-producer-weinstein-to-surrender-on-sex-assault-charges

Film producer Harvey Weinstein was expected to surrender to authorities in New York on Friday, months after he was toppled from Hollywood’s most powerful ranks by scores of women accusing him of sexual assault, a person familiar with the case said....

13. Environmental study holding up casino resort

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/environmental-study-holding-up-casino-resort

A potentially huge glitch has appeared just days ahead of the scheduled stone laying ceremony for the Cypriot casino resort, with an environmental impact assessment not yet in the clear and the company blaming the delay on British military interests...

14. Cyprus can play a role in monitoring climate change

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cyprus-can-play-a-role-in-monitoring-climate-change

Cyprus has a role to play in issues concerning climate change by building up a new station to monitor the effects, General Secretary of the World Meteorological Organisation, Petteri Taalas told CNA...

15. EU court upholds insecticide ban to save bees

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-court-upholds-insecticide-ban-to-save-bees

An EU court upheld a partial ban on three insecticides known as neonicotinoids, saying that the European Commission had been right in 2013 to restrict their use to protect bees...

16. Residents demand that eye-sore oil tanks are removed now

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-ratchets-up-rhetoric-in-oil-tank-saga

Larnaca mayor Andreas Vyras says he does not agree with the latest memorandum on the removal of oil and gas installations in his town, saying his constituents want to see action and not just words...

17. Oil tank demolition paves the way for a new Larnaca

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/oil-tank-demolition-paves-the-way-for-a-new-larnaca

The first oil tank demolition started Thursday on the old Larnaca-Dhekelia road, with President Nicos Anastasiades doing the honours by helping cut the first piece using a welding torch...

18. Fourth arrest in horrific Strovolos double murder

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fourth-arrest-in-horrific-strovolos-double-murder

Police arrest a fourth suspect in the horrific double murder in Strovolos, with the public remaining in utter shock ten days later and investigators continuing to sift through evidence in what is undoubtedly an unprecedented and complicated case....

19. Cyprus is 'dragging its feet' on nature protection

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/cyprus-is-dragging-its-feet-on-nature-protection

With regard to Cyprus, none of the 11 evaluation criteria received positive scores, with the great problem of the inadequate protection and management of the Natura 2000 sites ...

20. Cyprus is open for business and China’s buying

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-is-open-for-business-and-china-s-buying

As US President Donald Trump builds barriers to Chinese trade, Cyprus is throwing open the gates...

21. Over 40,000 volunteers will clean up Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/over-40-000-volunteers-will-clean-up-cyprus

It is the largest voluntary action that takes place in Cyprus...

22. London believes Cyprus peace process should start sooner than later

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/london-believes-the-cyprus-peace-process-should-start-sooner-than-later

British High Commissioner says "whatever is going to happen should start to happen quickly because after such a long delay since last summer and with other things that are happening, the world is not waiting"...

23. Syrian air defences shoot down missiles over two air bases

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/syrian-air-defences-shoot-down-missiles-over-two-air-bases

Shayrat air base was targeted last year in a U.S. cruise missile attack in response to a chemical attack that killed at least 70 people...

24. US says air strikes cripple Syria chemical weapons programme

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-says-air-strikes-cripple-syria-chemical-weapons-programme

US President Donald Trump called the operation a success...

25. May says UK had no choice but to conduct missile strikes against Syria

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/may-says-uk-had-no-choice-but-to-conduct-missile-strikes-against-syria

More than 100 missiles fired from ships and manned aircraft, the allies struck three of Syria’s main chemical weapons facilities...

26. Open agenda for leaders dinner date

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/open-agenda-for-leaders-dinner-date

Expectations aren’t high about Monday’s social gathering which doesn’t signal a formal resumption of peace talks...

27. Trump vows quick response to suspected chemical attack in Syria

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-vows-quick-response-to-suspected-chemical-attack-in-syria

Initial US assessments have been unable to determine conclusively what materials were used in the attack...

28. 'You'll be sorry' Russia warns Britain

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/you-ll-be-sorry-russia-warns-britain

It was the second showdown between Russia and Britain at the world body since the nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia ...

29. Winnie Mandela tainted anti-apartheid leader dies at 81

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/winnie-mandela-tainted-anti-apartheid-leader-dies-at-81

She died peacefully surrounded by her family following a long illness that kept her in and out of hospital since the start of the year...

30. 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....