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06 December, 2021
 

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1. Heavy rain floods streets in Athens, Thessaloniki

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/heavy-rain-floods-streets-in-athens-thessaloniki

Heavy showers on Thursday flooded streets across the Greek capital and in the northern port city of Thessaloniki, with the fire service receiving dozens of calls for help....

2. Lebanon: Explosions and shootings in Beirut with dead and wounded

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lebanon-explosions-and-shootings-in-beirut-with-dead-and-wounded

At least two large explosions were heard Thursday morning in the Lebanese capital Beirut,...

3. Why Europeans are facing a 'heavy winter'

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/why-europeans-are-facing-a-heavy-winter

Europe 's households are facing much higher energy bills in winter due to rising global energy and gas prices, and consumer organizations have warned that the most vulnerable could be hit by energy poverty....

4. Outage highlights how vital Facebook has become worldwide

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/outage-highlights-how-vital-facebook-has-become-worldwide

In Lima, Peru, the breakdown complicated dental technician Mary Mejia’s job. Like most Peruvian medical workers, she uses WhatsApp for a multitude of tasks, including scheduling appointments and ordering crowns....

5. Facebook: In a whirlwind of scandals and unprecedented blackouts

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/facebook-in-a-whirlwind-of-scandals-and-unprecedented-blackouts

It took a few minutes for it to disappear from the internet and about seven hours for it to return....

6. Power outage refuels reform debate

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/power-outage-refuels-reform-debate

A technical failure in the Vasilikos power plant was quickly restored Thursday morning, after rendering areas all over the Republic of Cyprus without electricity at a time when unions are up in arms over reforms in the industry...

7. Officials scorned over last minute wind advisory

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/officials-scorned-over-last-minute-wind-advisory

Weather officials were criticized Monday over a last-minute warning issued Saturday night when gale force winds reached Cyprus, wreaking havoc and causing damages in parts of the island...

8. Tornado causes damages in rural Nicosia

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tornado-causes-damages-in-rural-nicosia

A tornado was sighted in Nicosia district on Monday, with reports saying extreme weather phenomena were popping up across the island including golf ball sized hail...

9. Streak of stormy days begins in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/streak-of-stormy-days-begins-in-cyprus

A yellow warning is currently in effect in the Republic of Cyprus due to isolated thunderstorms, with chances of flooding in local areas, as a streak of stormy days enters the picture this week...

10. Freezing weather sweeps through Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/freezing-weather-sweeps-through-cyprus

A number of schools opened late or remained closed in foothill communities due to very cold weather on Friday, while weather-related incidents were recorded all over the island...

11. 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...

12. Lightning strike at power plant causes blackout

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lightning-strike-at-power-plant-causes-blackout

A wide-scale blackout was reported in local media Thursday morning, with sources saying a lightning had struck the Vasiliko power plant in Limassol causing outages in several areas...

13. Storm and flood warnings for Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-under-flood-watch

A severe weather warning has been issued for Tuesday due to heavy thunderstorms expected in the afternoon with rain intensity above normal levels...

14. Epic rains wreak havoc in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/epic-rains-wreak-havoc-in-cyprus

There were power cuts and traffic jams almost all over the island on Sunday as heavy rain and storms caused flooding and damaged crops in a very short time...

15. Three dead in helicopter crash near Greek island

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/three-dead-in-helicopter-crash-near-greek-island

A private helicopter crashed near a Greek island resort Tuesday, killing two Russian passengers and the Greek pilot and causing power outages after electricity lines were damaged in the crash...

16. Limassol fire put out completely

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/limassol-fire-put-out-by-afternoon

Officials say the Limassol wildfire which was partially contained on Tuesday was completely extinguished on Wednesday afternoon...

17. Man arrested following Limassol wildfire

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/one-arrested-following-limassol-wildfire

One suspect was detained for questioning by police in connection with a Monday wildfire in Limassol district, which continue to rage overnight and was said to have been partially contained by the early morning...

18. 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...

19. 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...

20. Crete’s power supply remains vulnerable without EuroAsia Interconnector

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/crete-s-power-supply-remains-vulnerable-without-euroasia-interconnector

21. Lightning strikes power plant in the north

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lightning-strikes-power-plant-in-the-north

A power plant in the north was struck by lightning on Thursday morning, leaving segments of the population without electricity...

22. Frigid cold and snow blanket Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/frigid-cold-and-snow-blanket-cyprus

23. 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...

24. Not out of the woods yet

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/not-out-of-the-woods-yet

Big storms pounded the west coast on Thursday evening, uprooting trees and cutting power in many areas, as more storms expected on Friday but also mixed weather over the weekend...

25. North and south assess tornado damages

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/north-and-south-assess-tornado-damages

The government in the Republic of Cyprus is paying upfront for damages caused by tornado in rural Nicosia, while unprecedented destruction also took place in the north...

26. Tornado sweeps across parts of rural Nicosia

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tornado-sweeps-across-parts-of-rural-nicosia

A huge tornado sweeping though rural areas west of Nicosia made landfall Sunday afternoon spreading panic among local residents and causing damages along the way...

27. 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...

28. 11 meter high waves expected as Xenophon plows towards Greece

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/11-meter-waves-expected-as-xenophon-plows-towards-greece

29. Brief blackout affecting many areas in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/blackout-affecting-many-areas-in-cyprus

A power outage was affecting the island Tuesday morning, with many areas in the Republic of Cyprus going through a mini blackout...

30. Cyprus under flood watch until 6pm

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-under-flood-watch-until-6pm

A flood watch is in effect due to heavy rainfall in parts of Cyprus, with authorities saying there are traffic delays due to weather and even electricity outages...

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