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1. Finance Minister tweets Winston Churchill

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/finance-minister-tweets-winston-churchill

2. Government seeks lawful ways to counter strike

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/government-seeks-lawful-ways-to-counter-strike

State public schools remain empty during a 48-hour strike that started Tuesday morning, with teachers threatening to take legal action and the government seeking ways to defuse the situation...

3. Woman duped in 'Spanish prisoner' scam

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-duped-in-spanish-prisoner-scam

Police arrested a 60-year-old Nicosia man Sunday evening on fraud charges in connection with an advance-fee scam, following a complaint filed by a 63-year-old teacher who says she was duped into wiring a total of €117,000...

4. 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...

5. Teachers and government clash over strike

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-and-government-clash-over-strike

Union teachers decided Wednesday to go on a rolling strike, starting with a 48-hour industrial action next week while warning the government this is only the beginning...

6. Cabinet meets to address teacher crisis

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cabinet-meets-to-address-teacher-crisis

The Cabinet is holding an emergency session Tuesday at noon to discuss the teacher crisis, with a whole host of problems in the backdrop including a slowdown by the unions...

7. Teachers 'go slow' to show dissent

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-go-slow-to-show-dissent

State teachers in public schools will take industrial action by ‘going slow’ in the first few days back to school, as unions seek a stronger mandate from members by asking them to approve a general strike...

8. Education crisis at end of tether

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/education-crisis-at-end-of-tether

Difficult days lie ahead in public education, with state teachers unions saying a last-minute proposal by ruling party Disy, at least at face value, is no different than the latest government measures already rejected...

9. Teacher demo forces eleventh hour debate

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teacher-demo-forces-eleventh-hour-debate

The government is contemplating a suggestion that would allow proposed education measures to take hold but only through the end of the calendar year, in exchange of labour peace and talks with the teachers unions...

10. Teachers march nine thousand-strong

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Thousands of demonstrators descended on Presidential Palace Avenue on Tuesday, protesting a Cabinet decision to trim down the number of class-exempt teaching hours in state schools...

11. Nicosia roads close as teachers march

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-roads-close-as-teachers-march

Traffic police say there will be road closures in Nicosia on Tuesday late afternoon due to a scheduled teacher demonstration where thousands of educators are expected to join...

12. Teachers regroup ahead of big demonstration

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-regroup-ahead-of-big-demonstration

States teachers unions rejected over the weekend a government attempt to seek middle ground in budgeting exempted hours, saying they had nothing to do with the proposal and warning they would resist any change without mutual agreement...

13. President makes final offer to teachers

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-makes-final-offer-to-teachers

President Nicos Anastasiades has weighed in on the ongoing debacle between state educators and the government, drawing up a final offer to teachers and expecting an answer before the weekend is out...

14. Education debacle full of suspense

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/education-debacle-full-of-suspense

The president is weighing in on the ongoing debate between the government and state educators in a last ditch effort to avoid a bumpy start of the school year, but it is not clear whether the highly contested issue of budgeting hours will be taken off the table...

15. Britain’s Cypriot dialect under pressure

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britain-s-cypriot-dialect-under-pressure

London, 1990. Six-year old Skevi, of Cypriot background, was late for class at her Greek community school, which left her unable to find somewhere to sit....

16. No labour peace as schools open next month

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/no-labour-peace-as-schools-open-next-month

State teachers and the government failed to reach an agreement this week, with the education minister saying the unions were placing demands that cannot be addressed before September and accusing them of avoiding the budgeting issue...

17. Archbishop favours scrapping five religious school holidays

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/archbishop-favours-scrapping-five-religious-school-holidays

Archbishop Chrysostomos says religious holidays on school days no longer serve their purpose, suggesting that five of them should be eliminated while also taking a jab at union teachers...

18. Gap in education talks seems unbridgeable

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/gap-in-education-talks-seems-unbridgeable

A truce agreed upon ten days ago by state teachers and the government, which aimed to help reengage in a dialogue on school reform, appears to be collapsing...

19. Teachers agree to a truce

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-agree-to-a-truce

Three unions representing high school state educators have agreed to a truce with the government, in order to reengage in a weeklong dialogue aimed at finding common ground in school reform...

20. President invites enraged teachers to Palace

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-invites-enraged-teachers-to-palace

President Nicos Anastasiades has extended an invitation to public education union leaders in order to have an open dialogue on school reorganisation...

21. Teachers up in arms as minister rejects ultimatum

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-up-in-arms-as-minister-rejects-ultimatum

Unions of state educators are fuming as Education Minister Costas Hambiarouis rejected their ultimatum to start dialogue from scratch in public school reform...

22. Minister unfazed by angry educators

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-unfazed-by-angry-educators

Thousands of public teachers stood outside the gates of the Education Ministry on Friday, calling on Education Minister Costas Hambiaouris to resign and union members refusing to go to his office to talk things out...

23. Probe into Stavros’ death still open

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/probe-into-stavros-death-still-open

Members of a Health and Safety Task Force Committee are visiting Alethriko elementary on Wednesday, a Larnaca school where 10-year-old Stavros Georgallis got injured last month and whose death hours later was shrouded in controversy and allegations of incompetence...

24. Teachers call for air conditioners in state school classrooms

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-call-for-air-conditioners-in-public-school-classrooms

Public school teachers are calling on the government to move forward with the installation of air condition units in classrooms, with the government raising health concerns while looking into the possibility....

25. Education minister calls for special task force

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/education-minister-calls-for-special-task-force

Organised parents and teachers met with the education minister to discuss safety and health issues in public schools, but union representatives did not take part during talks over teacher evaluations...

26. #PoliticsBlog - Healthy’s thunder and a warning

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/politicsblog-healthy-s-thunder-and-a-warning

Get the inside scoop on political gossip and other happenings right here, including the ‘Healthy one’ landing on the unions like a sumo wrestler...

27. Child sex abuse complaints get buried in school

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/child-sex-abuse-complaints-get-buried-in-school

Disy MP Efthymios Diplaros is defending comments he made publicly about teachers involved in sexual abuse cases who face no consequences, dismissing criticism that he was acting irresponsibly with his remarks...

28. Greek village ‘lost for words’ over news of Texan shooter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-village-‘lost-for-words-over-news-of-texan-shooter

The family of the Texan teen gunman were “quiet, peaceable people” who never raised eyebrows in the Greek village where his father spent his youth...

29. Teachers take on minister in row over boy's death

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/rift-between-teachers-and-minister-gets-bigger

Organised teachers are up in arms over the education minister’s comments during a probe in the aftermath of a school boy’s death, when he asked union educators to stay away from the investigation...

30. Eight to ten dead in Texas high school shooting

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eight-to-ten-dead-in-texas-high-school-shooting

At least eight people were killed on Friday in a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, and officers had taken into custody a student who was suspected of carrying out the attack...