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16 November, 2018
 

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1. Lefka and Dherynia crossing points are now open

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lefka-and-deryneia-crossing-points-to-open-today

2. Cops on the lookout for traffic light offenders

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-on-the-lookout-for-traffic-light-offenders

Traffic police will be watching out for drivers who violate traffic lights this week, as part of specific weeklong campaigns piling up one after the other to prevent serious accidents...

3. There is no economic bubble says Finance Minister

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/there-is-no-economic-bubble-says-finance-minister

4. Cops out and about to catch texting drivers

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-out-and-about-to-catch-texting-drivers

Traffic police will be watching out for distracted drivers this week, during a weeklong campaign against drivers using their mobile phones or otherwise not driving hands-free...

5. 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...

6. Driver puts pedal to the metal

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-puts-pedal-to-the-metal

A man was detained Thursday night for driving 196 kilometres per hour on the highway and ignoring police who signaled him to pull over...

7. Traffic camera citations by registered mail

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/traffic-camera-citations-by-registered-mail

Drivers who commit traffic offences and are caught on camera will receive the bill in the mail, if a current proposal for a new network to be rolled out next year goes forward...

8. Russian tourist ‘very critical’ in Limassol accident

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-tourist-‘very-critical-following-limassol-accident

A 64-year-old Russian tourist is in very critical condition following an accident in Limassol where he was struck by an oncoming vehicle near his hotel...

9. Cops out and about to catch speeders

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-out-and-about-to-catch-speeders

Traffic police will be watching out for speeders this week, starting Monday through Sunday, giving tickets to those who break the speed limit while also checking if all thier documents are in order...

10. Turkish Cypriots scramble to ease traffic at checkpoints

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkish-cypriots-scramble-to-ease-traffic-at-checkpoints

As more cars registered in the Republic of Cyprus go bumper-to-bumper to cross into the north, Turkish Cypriot officials are scrambling to find ways to ease traffic for thousands of Greek Cypriots who show up en mass on weekends looking for bargains...

11. Motive still unclear in school boys’ abduction

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/motive-still-unclear-in-school-boys-abduction

A 35-year-old male suspect appeared in court Wednesday morning in connection with the abduction of two school boys that kept authorities on high alert for almost eight hours a day earlier...

12. Biker dies in Kalispera accident

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/biker-dies-in-kalispera-accident

A 44-year-old man from Nicosia was killed in an accident Monday afternoon, when his motorcycle crashed onto a guardrail on the highway near the town’s state hospital...

13. Bulgarian man dies five days after road accident

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bulgarian-man-dies-five-days-after-road-accident

A 42-year-old man from Bulgaria died in hospital on Thursday, five days after he was struck by a vehicle in Limassol as he was trying to cross the road in the evening...

14. 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....

15. Car registrations pick up this year

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/car-registrations-pick-up-this-year

Registrations of motor vehicles showed increase in the first seven months of 2018, just as lawmakers get ready to pass a new bill...

16. Cops out and about to promote seat belts

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-out-and-about-to-promote-seatbelts

This week’s road safety awareness campaign focuses primarily on the use of seat belts and child seats, all of which were contributing factors in recent fatal accidents...

17. Driver gets 30 months in Larnaca fatal rollover

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-gets-30-months-in-larnaca-fatal-rollover

The intoxicated driver who caused a fatal accident on Larnaca highway, where a 5-year-old girl was killed, has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison...

18. Cops out and about to promote road safety

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-out-and-about-to-promote-road-safety

Cyprus police is conducting another safety campaign this week, following a series of recent road fatalities, and this time they are focusing on bikers and cyclists...

19. Bulgarian driver pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bulgarian-driver-pleads-guilty-to-involuntary-manslaughter

The driver who caused a fatal accident in Larnaca killing a 5-year-old girl has pleaded guilty to charges including involuntary manslaughter and will be sentenced next week...

20. Police criticised over woman’s arrest in hit-and-run murder

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-criticised-over-woman-s-arrest-in-hit-and-run-murder

Police are pushing back on criticism over the arrest of a 23-year-old female in Sunday’s hit-and-run murder, where a Briton was run down moments after stopping the woman’s boyfriend from abusing her at a bar in Coral Bay...

21. Limassol teenager dies in scooter-car collision

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teenager-dies-in-scooter-car-collision

A Limassol teenager was killed in a road accident, when his supercharged scooter collided with a turbocharged vehicle under circumstances that have baffled police investigators...

22. Woman struck by car dies in hospital days later

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-struck-by-car-dies-in-hospital-days-later

An 80-year-old woman succumbed to her injuries Wednesday night, almost one week after she was struck by an oncoming vehicle driven by an identified driver...

23. Driver gets nine months in Nicosia fatal road accident

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-gets-nine-months-in-nicosia-fatal-road-accident

A 73-year-old man was sentenced to nine months for involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 38-year-old mother, who was fatally struck as she was crossing the street with her 6-year-old son...

24. Cops mount campaign to catch speeders

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-mount-campaign-to-catch-speeders

Traffic police are cracking down on speeding this week, as part of an island-wide road safety campaign through Sunday....

25. Biker dies after collision with bus in Larnaca

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/biker-dies-after-collision-with-bus-in-larnaca

A Larnaca resident died in an accident on Friday night, when the motorcycle he was riding was hit by a bus under circumstances that are still under investigation...

26. Akaki Peristerona road closes due to stormy weather

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/akaki-peristerona-road-closes-due-to-stormy-weather

The Peristerona – Akaki road is closed due to strong winds and heavy rain that have affected the area earlier on Tuesday, causing water and muddy puddles along the way...

27. Achna votes again on crocodile park

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/achna-votes-again-on-crocodile-park

The Achna local council will take a vote Tuesday evening on whether or not to give consent to the construction of a controversial crocodile park, following loud objections from local residents...

28. Three killed in two road accidents on same night

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/three-killed-in-two-road-accidents-on-same-night

Three people were killed in two separate collisions Thursday night, with two victims dying in a head on-collision on Paphos-Polis road and another biker in Limassol slamming into a car driven by a man under the influence...

29. 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...

30. Why roundabouts get Cypriot drivers in a twist

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/why-roundabouts-get-cypriot-drivers-in-a-twist

If you drive a vehicle in Cyprus, then you most likely have to use a roundabout at some point. But with many drivers not following the rules, merging with traffic becomes a challenge even for responsible drivers....