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91. Alonissos fire forces tourists to move

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/alonissos-fire-forces-tourists-to-move

A large blaze burning a pine forest on the island of Alonissos, on the east coast of Greece, forced the civil protection agency to evacuate about 70 tourists from a hotel in the area of Marpouda on Wednesday night, as a precaution....

92. Paphos mayor issues warning to police

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-issues-warning-to-police

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos has levelled new accusations against Cyprus police, pointing to a prison inmate abuse with hot water that was not reported as well as saying he has evidence that cops knew about secret drone operations while dismissing his allegations on the matter...

93. Paphos mayor says police building bogus case against him

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-says-police-building-bogus-case-against-him

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos has received no response from police following his social media comment that cops are scrambling to build a public insult case against him...

94. Paphos mayor sticks to his guns in Turkish Cypriot property saga

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-sticks-to-his-guns-in-turkish-cypriot-property-saga

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos is dismissing a response issued by the Interior Ministry regarding the latest Turkish Cypriot property saga, while reiterating allegations he made about favouritism and criminal activity in his town...

95. Paphos mayor turns up pressure in Turkish Cypriot properties saga

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-turns-up-pressure-in-turkish-cypriot-properties-saga

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos is turning up the pressure in his town’s Turkish Cypriot properties saga, prompting Edek party leader Marinos Sizopoulos to respond to allegations of corruption...

96. Suspects in Paphos mayor mother's car bombing head to trial

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/suspects-in-paphos-mayor-mother-s-car-bombing-head-to-trial

Three suspects will appear before the Paphos criminal court next month to face charges in connection with the car bombing that belonged to the mother of the town’s mayor...

97. Paphos mayor says property pillage still rages on

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-says-property-pillage-still-rages-on

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos believes the “pillage” of Turkish Cypriot properties in the south is still alive and well, just as the government says it is taking action to ensure fairness for all involved...

98. Lifeguards blame Protaras drowning on government

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lifeguards-blame-protaras-drowning-on-government

Lifeguards are up in arms over the death of a 65-year-old swimmer in Protaras, saying they could have saved her life if the government had agreed to changes in their working conditions...

99. Toxic patriotism

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/toxic-patriotism

The lynch mob attack on Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris – the only way the incident can be described – during a gathering to commemorate the so-called Pontic Genocide, the killing of ethnic Greeks by the Turks during World War I, and while the national anthem was playing in the background, should give us pause...

100. Paphos mayor accuses police of corruption and incompetence

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-accuses-police-of-corruption-and-incompetence

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos says Cyprus police do not take effective action to combat organised crime and that some cops even give false testimony or turn a blind eye on corruption...

101. Drugs behind the cosa nostra of Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/drugs-behind-the-cosa-nostra-of-cyprus

Justice Minister Ionas Nicolaou left the possibility wide open that well known individuals and admired businessmen could be taking part in the illegal drug trade in Cyprus, suggesting that competing criminal gangs may be cooperating with each other at a higher level...

102. Ayia Napa mayor wants to bring the noise down

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ayia-napa-makes-noise-again

Ayia Napa mayor Yiannis Karousos, who has made a name for himself for trying to turn away ‘low-quality young tourists’ in his town, is asking for a noise pollution law to be repealed so that nightclubs could be fined for playing music too loud...

103. Paphos city hall to raise rainbow flag

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/paphos-city-hall-to-raise-rainbow-flag

Paphos will raise the rainbow flag for the first time this month, as Cyprus celebrates diversity and acceptance in an effort to Make The Change...

104. Police get a push in their crackdown on organised crime

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-get-a-push-in-their-crackdown-on-organised-crime

Police are making headway in the war on drugs and organised crime, following the arrest of shooting suspect in custody Elias Mouzos while also receiving harsh criticism from the mayor of Paphos who says police let gangsters run his town...

105. MPs halt medical cannabis bill due to recent crimes

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/house-halts-medical-cannabis-bill-due-to-recent-crimes

Members of the House are turning against a medical marijuana bill, citing recent horrific crimes on the island and fears they may be linked to the use of cannabis. But studies suggest that decriminalisation has actually helped violent crime rates drop considerably....

106. Residents demand that eye-sore oil tanks are removed now

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-ratchets-up-rhetoric-in-oil-tank-saga

Larnaca mayor Andreas Vyras says he does not agree with the latest memorandum on the removal of oil and gas installations in his town, saying his constituents want to see action and not just words...

107. Suspect admits firing shots against cops

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mouzos-admits-firing-shots-against-cops

Police are hoping that shooting suspect Elias Mouzos, who was arrested Tuesday and confessed to firing his gun at officers, could help investigators solve older cases involving the criminal underworld...

108. Paphos mayor claims police let gangsters roam around

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-says-police-let-crime-slide

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos is not impressed with police taking action against organised crime, saying he had told police about shooting suspect Elias Mouzos long time ago but nothing was being done, with police issuing a statement rejecting the allegations...

109. Greek island protest about migrant influx turns violent

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-island-protest-about-migrant-influx-turns-violent

Greek riot police fired tear gas Thursday to try to disperse angry protesters on the island of Lesvos who tried to topple a police bus during a demonstration against a European Union migration policy....

110. Oil tank demolition paves the way for a new Larnaca

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/oil-tank-demolition-paves-the-way-for-a-new-larnaca

The first oil tank demolition started Thursday on the old Larnaca-Dhekelia road, with President Nicos Anastasiades doing the honours by helping cut the first piece using a welding torch...

111. World famous Cyprus beach to get its sand back

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/world-famous-cyprus-beach-to-get-its-sand-back

A sand nourishment project will take place right on the beach at the world-famous Fig Tree bay, but this year local authorities are trying to minimise controversy by obtaining permits and using science to combat erosion...

112. Tension rising on the Greek islands

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tension-rising-on-the-greek-islands

More than 15,500 migrants are living in cramped conditions in state-run centres on the eastern Aegean islands...

113. Driver kills 10 after ploughing van into Toronto crowd

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-kills-10-after-ploughing-van-into-toronto-sidewalk-crowd

The brutal incident - which Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called a “tragic and senseless attack” - was one of the most violent in recent Canadian history...

114. Flag claim sparks fresh tension between Greece and Turkey

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/flag-claim-sparks-fresh-tension-between-greece-and-turkey

Ankara’s dispute of Greek sovereignty brought the two countries to the brink of war in 1996 over the islet of Imia...

115. Paphos getting ready to rise

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-getting-ready-to-rise

Paphos Mayor Fedonas Fedonos says his city is reviewing a handful of applications for high-rise buildings while trying to avoid the mistakes of rival town Limassol....

116. Oil and gas tanks on the way out

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/oil-and-gas-tanks-on-the-way-out

The oil refineries will be out of the picture before the decade is out based on a decision during a meeting at the Presidential Palace....

117. 'Violent scourge' on London streets as murder figures overtake New York

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/violent-scourge-on-london-streets-as-murder-figures-overtake-new-york

There were 15 murders in London in February against 14 in New York, according to London’s Metropolitan Police Service...

118. Paphos mayor says car park permit not lawful

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-says-car-park-permit-not-lawful

Paphos mayor Fedonas Fedonos says a parking lot outside a produce market was not licensed lawfully, pointing fingers at Turkish Cypriot Properties Management, while the private business says an offer had been refused by the city previously....

119. Famagusta mayor pushing for return of town

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/famagusta-mayor-pushing-for-return-of-town

Famagusta Mayor Alexis Galanos receives reassurances by MEP Kati Piri that a call for the return of the town will be part of her annual report, due out later this year....

120. Nissi Beach among world’s best on Instagram

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nissi-beach-among-world-s-best-on-instagram

Ayia Napa may be struggling to rebrand itself, but its many white-sand beaches need no introduction as Nissi Beach is among the world’s top 50 on Instagram just in time for summer holidays plans. The mayor, who says he wants to improve the town's image, has welcomed the new achievement. ...

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