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29 January, 2022
 

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1. Passenger soldier dies after car veers into ditch

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A young soldier was killed in a road accident on Thursday after a car driven by an army buddy veered off the road and ended up flipped in a ditch...

2. Official criticizes foolhardy drivers after river rescue

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The spokesperson for the Fire Department has singled out a young man who had to be rescued on Monday, criticizing his foolhardy attempt to drive through a river in Larnaca...

3. Two musicians dead after horrible highway accident

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Two young musicians were killed in a highway accident on Sunday evening after their vehicle hit the guardrail and was then struck by an oncoming bus in the middle of the road...

4. Kids rescued after fall at gorge in Troodos

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Emergency rescuers pulled two children to safety on Monday after they fell in a gorge on Mount Olympos, the highest point in Cyprus...

5. Tourist not so hip after selfie goes wrong

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A male tourist in Peyia was hospitalized over the weekend after his attempt to take a selfie on the cliffed coast during sunset landed him in the water with a broken hip and head injuries...

6. Four daredevils cheat death in Cape Greco

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Four people in Ayia Napa were pulled to safety on Sunday following a coastline rescue mission in windy conditions, with officials reminding the public to keep away from cliffs at Cape Greco’s sea caves...

7. September 11: Twenty years since the day that changed the world

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Twenty years have passed since the terrorist attacks on the Twin Towers in New York...

8. Notorious cliff in Akamas claims another life

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A man was killed and his daughter was seriously injured in an accident in Akamas on Sunday, after their buggy car flew off a cliff and ended up in the water...

9. Elderly man found dead on hiking trail

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An elderly man was pronounced dead on Sunday after a nature outing where he is believed to have fallen into a ditch on a registered footpath trail in Troodos...

10. Denier monk brought back to Stavrovouni

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A monk who left Stavrovouni Monastery last week on an ascetic quest was found by a search team in good health on Wednesday, with reports suggesting the brother’s mission started after his refusal to wear a mask had raised eyebrows...

11. Footballer crashes car into rental dealership

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A forward playing with AEL Limassol was pulled out of wreckage on Tuesday after his vehicle crashed into a car dealership, injuring an employee who was inside...

12. No foul play in dam fishing death

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Police suspect no foul play following a deadly fishing incident in Lymbia, where a young man lost his life while trying to retrieve remote control device in the water...

13. Rescuers moved by injured man's devoted dog

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A man who was out hunting with friends ended up being badly injured on Sunday after falling into a deep gorge, with fire fighters rushing to his rescue only to find the real hero was Paola, the hunter’s dog who did not want to leave her owner’s side...

14. ‘Our miracle’: Girl in Turkey rescued four days after deadly quake

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A young girl was rescued from the rubble of a collapsed building in the western Turkish city of Izmir on Tuesday, more than 90 hours after a deadly earthquake which killed at least 107 people...

15. Elderly man dies at popular Larnaca beach

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A senior citizen died on Monday following an apparent drowning incident at a popular Larnaca beach...

16. Couple injured after quad bike falls off cliff

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A footballer who plays for a local team and his girlfriend were injured in a quad bike accident in Paphos on Sunday, when they fell off the same cliff where another foreign couple was killed last year...

17. Firemen save kitten from deep well

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The Fire Services department posted a video on social media showing an emergency response team of firemen rescuing a young feline from a deep well in Lefkara...

18. Cypriot rescuers sift through Beirut rubble

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Members of the Cypriot rescue team in Lebanon were seen on video along with sniffing dogs searching through the rubble in Beirut, as approximately 60 people were still missing following Tuesday’s deadly blast...

19. Cyprus and Qatar team up in Beirut rescue

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Cypriot emergency rescuers are teaming up with their Qatari counterparts in Beirut, in an effort to find more victims as time is running out in the devastated town...

20. Car plunges into the sea in Paphos

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A couple who drove to Akamas to admire the view ended up in the emergency room, with reports saying the female passenger was seriously injured after their parked car moved forward and fell off a cliff...

21. Homeless hermit rescued in Akamas

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A dehydrated man who resorted to finding shelter in the Akamas wilderness was rescued Sunday, after an inquisitive citizen notified authorities about a person possibly in need of help...

22. Cypriots weathering windstorm aftermath

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A wind advisory was set to expire Tuesday following several reported incidents and damages, while an east-moving low barometric pressure around Rhodes was showing signs of gradually falling by mid-week...

23. Young man dies after car plunges off cliff

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The body of a young man was pulled from a car wreck on Sunday, hours after two friends had gone for a ride in rural Limassol and never answered their phones...

24. Man dies after Vasiliko crane mishap

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-dies-after-vasiliko-crane-mishap

A local worker died in hospital on Tuesday hours after he was struck in the head by a crane hook during an incident at EAC’s Vasiliko power station in Limassol...

25. Worker suffocates to death under pile of dirt

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/worker-dies-under-mound-of-dirt

Both police and the labour office were investigating a work-related fatality on Monday, after emergency rescuers retrieved the body of a local builder from a collapsed retaining wall in Limassol...

26. Weather warning still in effect

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/weather-warning-still-in-effect

The Fire Department says Thursday evening was uneventful in terms of weather after two days of heavy storms, while a yellow warning is still in effect until Friday evening...

27. Driver dies horrible death in Limassol accident

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-dies-horrible-death-in-limassol-accident

A local man returning from a wedding celebration was killed in a horrible accident when his car crashed into a row of trees and burst into flames in Limassol...

28. Woman dies in rural Nicosia collision

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An elderly woman was killed in a brutal road collision in rural Nicosia when her car was hit twice in a chain reaction accident...

29. Toddler trapped in pool filter rescued

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fire-fighters-rescue-toddler-trapped-in-pool-filter

A family in Paphos was alarmed when a toddler’s foot was stuck in a pool filter at a private swimming pool, with fire fighters rushing to the scene and saving the day...

30. Towns pounded by severe weather

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/towns-pounded-by-severe-weather

Emergency crews were called to respond to dozens of flooding incidents on Sunday, following heavy rain, tornadoes, and uprooted trees caused by severe weather...

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