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1. Man sentenced for stabbing unbegrudging friend

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-sentenced-for-stabbing-unbegrudging-friend

A man who stabbed his friend downtown Nicosia while being intoxicated has been sentenced to five years, with the victim reportedly saying he has forgiven his attacker...

2. Man gets ten years for molesting preteens

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-gets-ten-years-for-molesting-preteens

A local man has been sentenced to ten years in prison after he was found guilty in sex molestation case against two minors...

3. Lawyer criticises police in gang rape investigation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lawyer-criticises-police-in-gang-rape-investigation

Police are conducting DNA tests and examining mobile phones of twelve Israeli youths arrested in the Ayia Napa gang rape case, while allegations of abuse at the hands of law enforcement are also coming into focus...

4. New law criminalizes sex buyer behaviour

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-law-criminalizes-sex-buyers

The House has passed a law criminalizing customers who pay for sex with trafficked women, while it rejected an amendment that would provide a legal recourse for defendants who use a plea of ignorance as their defence...

5. House debates 'sex buyer' legislation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/house-debates-buying-sex-legislation

Two proposals in parliament on the purchase of sexual services have taken politicians and the public by storm, with human trafficking and sexual abuse of minors in the backdrop...

6. Father goes to prison for molesting daughter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/father-sent-to-prison-for-molesting-daughter

A father in Nicosia was sentenced to seven years behind bars after he was found guilty for sexually molesting his own daughter...

7. Man gets eight years in mother's death

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-gets-eight-years-in-mother-s-death

A man who savagely attacked his mother last year was sentenced to eight years on Thursday, after he was convicted on manslaughter half a year after the incident...

8. Questions remain in Limassol murder-suicide

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/questions-remain-in-limassol-murder-suicide

The funeral of a woman who was shot to death by her ex-boyfriend, in a murder-suicide over the weekend, is being held on Tuesday while questions remain over the circumstances of her death...

9. Supreme Court revises triple murder sentence

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-revises-limassol-triple-murder-sentence

Convicted killer Christakis Thoma, who knifed three men in Limassol over three years ago, will serve three consecutive life sentences after the Supreme Court changed his manslaughter sentence to premeditated murder...

10. Cabinet approves 25,000 free dog chips

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cabinet-approves-25-000-free-dog-chips

The Cabinet approved a plan on Wednesday through which up to 25,000 dogs would get microchipped for free...

11. Orestis case over but new details still shocking

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/orestis-case-over-but-details-still-shocking

Cypriot serial killer Nikos Metaxas began serving seven life sentences following his trial on Monday, with the public still trying to process the horrifying details of the case and possible future legal steps...

12. Mom arrested for snatching son from foster care

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mom-arrested-after-snatching-son-from-foster-care

A mother has been arrested on kidnapping charges after Child Services accused her of snatching her son from a foster care facility...

13. UK Cypriot jailed for sexually abusing minors

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/uk-cypriot-jailed-for-sexually-abusing-minors

A Cypriot man living the United Kingdom has been sentenced to prison for 14 years after being found guilty of sexual harassment of a boy and a girl many decades ago...

14. Aphrodite the seal dies a horrible death

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/aphrodite-the-seal-dies-a-horrible-death

A young seal known locally as “Aphrodite” earlier this week in Paphos waters, following reports that fishermen discovered the aquatic mammal trapped in one of their fishing nets...

15. Cops on alert after girl’s alcohol poisoning scare

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-on-alert-after-girl-s-alcohol-poisoning-scare

Authorities are troubled over an alcohol poisoning incident where a young teenage girl ended up in the Emergency Room after her mother went to pick her up in the early evening...

16. K. Treppides & Co Ltd: Income Tax Law Amendments

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/k-treppides-co-ltd-income-tax-law-amendments

The House of Representatives voted on 5 April 2019, a series of provisions amending the Income Tax Law which were published in the Official Gazette of the Republic on 25 April 2019...

17. New details emerge in Mitseros case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-details-emerge-in-mitseros-case

New information has emerged about a missing Nepalese woman believed to have been murdered by an alleged serial killer in Nicosia, suggesting immigration police did in fact search for her but on the assumption she was a runaway and not a missing person...

18. Customs officer fired over corruption loses appeal

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/customs-officer-fired-over-corruption-loses-appeal

An administrative court says the Public Service Commission had every right to fire a customs officer from his job, rejecting his appeal after he was convicted of abusing his position in a drug smuggling operation...

19. Minister tries to close loophole on hunting dogs

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-tries-to-close-loophole-on-hunting-dogs

The government is scrambling to amend recent legislation to require hunters to obtain specific permits for their dogs on the condition they have a microchip...

20. Paphos mayor gets down and dirty

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-gets-down-and-dirty

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos took matters in his own hands when he hopped on to heavy duty equipment to demolish an old convenience store in his town...

21. App offers alcohol calculator for drivers

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/app-offers-alcohol-calculator-for-drivers

A recent study is back on the news following many accidents and road safety campaigns, busting myths about driving under the influence and helping drivers get a better grip on substance abuse...

22. IMF warns of 'increasing headwinds to sustained growth'

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/imf-warns-of-increasing-headwinds-to-sustained-growth

23. Woman says pal held her captive for months

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-says-pal-held-her-captive-for-months

A woman in Larnaca has been arrested following allegations that she was holding captive another senior citizen against her will and robbing her over six months, just after they two struck up a friendship...

24. Larnaca abductor gets sixteen years

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-abductor-gets-sixteen-years

The Larnaca abductor who kidnapped and drugged two school boys has been sentenced to 16 years in prison, with the criminal judges describing the case as unprecedented for Cyprus standards...

25. Legislators in stalemate over asylum bill

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/legislators-in-stalemate-over-asylum-bill

Members of parliament are up in arms over an asylum bill amendment aimed at banning automatic deportations for refugees who file for protection out of fear of their life...

26. Woman held captive runs to police

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-held-captive-runs-to-police

A woman in Paphos says she was being held captive by her ex boyfriend who was beating her until she managed to escape...

27. Perverted uncle in Limassol gets eight years

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/perverted-uncle-gets-eight-years

A man in Limassol was sentenced to eight years after he was convicted for sexually molesting and harassing his female niece up until she was thirteen...

28. K. Treppides & Co Ltd - Cyprus in the new International Tax Reality

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-in-the-new-international-tax-reality

In the years 2019-2020, Cyprus will transpose into its national law the provisions of the EU Anti Avoidance Directive, with three measures of the Directive being effective from 1st of January 2019...

29. EU parliament calls for freeze on Turkey's membership talks

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-parliament-calls-for-freeze-on-turkey-s-membership-talks

30. Cat shot in bizarre Limassol incident

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cat-shot-in-bizarre-limassol-incident

A woman in Limassol found her cat injured after shots were fired by unknown suspects who were acting suspiciously near her residence...

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