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1. Cyprus hotels to take a €60 million hit as thousands stranded by Thomas Cook collapse

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-hotels-to-take-a-€60-million-hit-as-thousands-stranded-by-thomas-cook-collapse

Officials at the Deputy Ministry of Tourism are scrambling to ascertain the impact of the collapse of Thomas Cook on the Cypriot hotel industry. ...

2. Student reclaims right to wear hijab

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/student-reclaims-right-to-wear-hijab

High School principal Loizos Sepos has been relieved of his administrative duties at Saint Barnabas, following a controversy last week when he banned a female student who wore a hijab...

3. Officials spot loopholes in medical cannabis law

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/officials-spot-loopholes-in-medical-cannabis-law

A number of provisions in the medical marijuana legislation were taken out prior to a vote, prompting officials to call for amendments to block doctors from prescribing cannabis without any limits...

4. Trump says 'not fair' that U.S. can't sell F-35s to Turkey

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-says-not-fair-that-u-s-can-t-sell-f-35s-to-turkey

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday it is “not fair” to either Turkey or the United States that Washington cannot sell Ankara billions of dollars worth of F-35 fighter jets after it bought a Russian air defense system...

5. Germany signs new warrant for Kurdish activist

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/germany-signs-new-warrant-for-kurdish-activist

A Kurdish man wanted by German authorities on terrorism-related charges has been re-arrested in the Republic of Cyprus on a new extradition warrant, following a back-and-forth on legal issues...

6. Extradition flop cases back in the spotlight

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/extradition-flops-back-in-the-spotlight

A number of legal ‘faux pas’ in failed extraditions have reappeared in the local press, including that of an alleged mystery spy, following the failure of Cypriot authorities to extradite a Kurdish man wanted by Germany on terrorism-related charges...

7. Power outage was caused by strong winds

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/power-outage-was-caused-by-strong-winds

There is more clarity over the reasons behind Tuesday’s massive loss at Vasiliko power plant, with officials saying some 100 megawatt from the north saved the day in the first crucial hour...

8. Power cuts blamed on weather

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/power-cuts-blamed-on-weather

A sudden load decrease at the Vasiliko power plant caused a brief and partial blackout in Cyprus on Tuesday morning...

9. Kenyan tycoon with Cypriot passport files lawsuit

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/kenyan-tycoon-with-cypriot-passport-files-lawsuit

A Kenyan business tycoon who also holds a Cypriot passport is suing authorities in his native country alleging he is being prosecuted unfairly for not disclosing his dual citizenship...

10. School canteen drug allegations fire up debate

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/school-canteen-drug-allegations-fire-up-debate

Cyprus police are hitting back at allegations that a school canteen in Limassol was selling drugs, landing the source of the claims in the hot seat...

11. US charges Huawei with bank fraud, theft of trade secrets

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-charges-huawei-with-fraud-stealing-trade-secrets

12. White House considers executive order to ban Huawei and ZTE

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/white-house-considers-executive-order-to-ban-huawei-and-zte

13. Cyprus Digital Security Authority meets amid Chinese data breach

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-digital-security-authority-meets-amid-chinese-data-breach

14. Limassol dockworkers to strike again

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/limassol-dockworkers-to-strike-again

Dockworkers at the Limassol port have decided once again to initiate a work stoppage on Friday citing problems in negotiating a collective agreement...

15. Cyprus cleans up after the storm

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-cleans-up-after-the-storm

Cleaning crews in cities and towns around the island got to work Tuesday morning, following overnight heavy storms that brought down trees and caused mayhem in many parts of the road network...

16. UK and EU agree deal on financial services

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/uk-and-eu-agree-deal-on-financial-services

17. Tus Airways in financial difficulties

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tus-airways-in-financial-difficulties

18. Nicosia taken up by storm

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-taken-up-by-storm

The capital of Cyprus was soaked in a short-lived yet powerful storm Sunday afternoon, with officials responding to multiple calls for floods and fallen trees, and an advocacy group calling for better preparedness next time...

19. Attica governor summoned by prosecutor over deadly 2017 west Attica flood

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/attica-governor-summoned-by-prosecutor-over-deadly-2017-west-attica-flood

Attica Regional Governor Rena Dourou and another nine officials have been summoned by a prosecutor as suspects in the deaths of 23 people and in the widespread destruction caused by a flash flood in the west Attica town of Mandra last November....

20. Arrogance sends cocky message to kids

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/arrogance-sends-cocky-message-to-kids

Michalis Tsikalas writes about the education crisis, commenting on a show of arrogance that exists in the wider public sphere. This type of arrogance, whether coming from public officials or teacher unions, sends a wrong message to kids and stands in the way of getting basic messages of respect through them...

21. Sex trafficking suspects released until further notice

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/sex-trafficking-suspects-released-until-further-notice

All five suspects in a recent sex trafficking case have been released from custody until further notice, as police investigators are pouring over bank accounts and telecommunications data to build the case...

22. AHI says US ban on arms sales to Cyprus «unlawful»

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ahi-says-us-ban-on-arms-sales-to-cyprus-unlawful

The US prohibition on sales of defense and military technology to Cyprus is “unlawful” and can be removed without the need for legislation, a Greek American lobby group has said....

23. Gov’t accused of West Nile ‘indifference’

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/gov-t-accused-of-west-nile-‘indifference

The national federation of Greek hospital workers (POEDIN) has expressed alarm over the rise of West Nile virus cases and accused the government and the Attica Regional Authority of “proverbial indifference.”...

24. Probe hones in on fire service, regional authority officials

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/probe-hones-in-on-fire-service-regional-authority-officials

A judicial investigation into the causes of the disastrous wildfires on the outskirts of Attica last month points to major shortcomings and mistakes by members of Greece’s fire service and regional authorities, Kathimerini understands. ...

25. West Nile virus claims 2 lives

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/west-nile-virus-claims-2-lives

Health officials have confirmed two West Nile virus-related deaths. Both victims were octogenarian residents of western Attica....

26. Municipal councillor: mayor and regional councillor 'absent' during fires

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/municipal-councillor-mayor-and-regional-councillor-absent-during-fires

As local authority officials in Marathon, eastern Attica, press for an emergency session of the municipality over last week's fatal fires, one municipal councilor has hit out at Marathon Mayor Ilias Psinakis for alleged negligence....

27. Manafort lawyer blames Cyprus accounts on oligarchs

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/manafort-lawyer-blames-cyprus-accounts-on-oligarchs

Prosecutors described Paul Manafort as a “shrewd” liar and accused him of misleading his tax preparers, banks, and US authorities in claiming that secret accounts did not exist...

28. The state we’re in

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-state-we-re-in

29. Browder attorney in Cyprus rests his case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/browder-s-attorney-in-cyprus-rests-his-case

Bill Browder’s attorney in Cyprus says the government and justice minister are complying with a request for judicial assistance in order to keep Russia happy...

30. Cypriot erases her religious profile from state records

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-erases-her-religious-profile-from-state-records

A Nicosia dentist could be the first Cypriot who successfully managed to remove her religious preferences from state records, saying fellow citizens who wish to do the same will now find it easier...

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