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1. Teachers refuse to livestream their classrooms

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-refuse-to-livestream-their-classrooms

Public school teachers in the classroom remain firm on their refusal to live stream lessons online, saying it would be unproductive and dangerous, while reports point to a fear over internet memes...

2. Cyprus police pick up pace in spy van probe

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-police-pick-up-pace-in-spy-van-probe

The surveillance company executive at the centre of a high profile spy van case in Cyprus is expected to give a police deposition as early as Tuesday, with reports saying the former Israeli intelligence officer insists he never broke the law...

3. New wiretap law on the skids

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-wiretap-law-on-the-skids

The president and justice minister are set to meet on Monday to discuss a government phone tapping bill that passed the House on Friday, following concerns that last-minute amendments could be defeating the purpose...

4. Attorney general okays spy van warrants

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/attorney-general-okays-spy-van-warrants

The CEO of WiSpear says he is open to talking to Cypriot police, while investigators insist on reeling him in after the attorney general reportedly gave the okay for the arrest warrants of three Israeli nationals in the spy van case...

5. Court rejects remand requests in spy van case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/court-rejects-remand-requests-in-spy-van-case

Prosecutors in the spy van case pointed to Wi-Fi antennas installed at Larnaca International Airport, during a remand hearing on Friday where three local employees of an Israeli firm were being accused of multiple charges including privacy laws violations...

6. Three locals arrested in spy van case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/three-locals-arrested-in-spy-van-case

Cypriot police have arrested three individuals in connection with an investigation into the controversial “spy van” owned by an Israeli company registered on the island...

7. Spy van owner fires back at police

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/spy-van-owner-fires-back-at-police

The CEO of WiSpear, the high-tech company caught in a media storm for owning the confiscated “spy van” in Cyprus, says local police have not done much to dispel false rumours...

8. Attorney general weighs in on spy van

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-attorney-general-weighs-in-on-spy-van

The attorney general of the Republic of Cyprus has appointed a special investigator in the “spy van” case, while the Israeli company that sells controversial surveillance vehicles is calling on authorities to investigate what it calls a “false accusations” campaign...

9. Driver argues with officer over filming

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-argues-with-officer-over-filming

A video showing a driver in Cyprus debating with a police officer has gone viral, raising once again questions over the rights of citizens to record video in public places...

10. Cypriot police vague over spy van

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-police-vague-over-spy-van

New information has emerged about a controversial spy van in Cyprus, with reports suggesting police may have known about its special capabilities in advance...

11. Questions raised over spy van in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/questions-raised-over-spy-van

An unbelievably expensive van roaming Cypriot streets and packing spy technology worth millions has prompted Akel opposition leader to seek answers from the government, citing privacy laws and concerns...

12. Larnaca police probe parking lot racist rant

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-probe-parking-lot-racist-rant

Police are investigating a racism complaint after a video emerged showing Cypriot women and a child verbally assaulting a Russian woman following a fender-bender at a parking lot in Larnaca...

13. Man arrested for filming police officer in public

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-arrested-for-filming-police-officer

A man has been detained by police in Larnaca after he recorded on video a police officer who was flagging down vehicles and checking for traffic violations...

14. Action plan for the Missing faces criticism

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/action-plan-for-the-missing-faces-criticism

The former Greek Cypriot representative on the Committee on Missing Persons has dropped bombshell allegations just as the government prepares to register the issue with the European parliament...

15. Police double down in serial killer case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-double-down-in-serial-killer-case

Police are crosschecking names of female foreign workers to see if there could be more victims in the Mitseros murders, while foreign experts try to get inside the suspected serial killer’s head...

16. Cops blame Mitseros case flaws on privacy laws

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-blame-mitseros-case-flaws-on-privacy-laws

A debate is brewing in Cyprus over privacy laws, in the wake of a shocking confession of a serial killer who admitted to multiple murders and allegations against the police for not doing enough to investigate missing cases of foreign women...

17. Another body turns up in the Filipina murders

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/another-body-turns-up-in-the-filipina-murders

Another dead body turned up in the investigation of the Filipina murders, with media sources saying the suspected serial killer reportedly gave another confession but could not remember if the victim was from India or Nepal...

18. Cypriot lawyer caught in a web of spies

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-lawyer-caught-in-a-web-of-spies

A Cypriot lawyer says she was targeted by undercover agents who were trying to fish for information to discredit her in a lawsuit against an Israeli software company...

19. Bill proposes up to five years for stalkers

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bill-proposes-up-to-five-years-for-stalkers

A bill that would empower harassment and stalking victims is being delayed in the House in order for MPs to seek input from the legal department...

20. Mother arrested after girl leaves mall

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mother-arrested-after-girl-leaves-mall

Police have arrested the mother of a 10-year-old girl in Limassol, after her daughter was spotted by another couple walking on her own...

21. Angry parent takes gun to school in the north

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/angry-parent-takes-gun-to-school-in-the-north

Teacher unions in the north are calling for safety measures in Turkish Cypriot schools, following an incident where an angry parent pulled a gun on a primary teacher during class...

22. Cops snatch pardoned sex offender

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cops-snatch-pardoned-sex-offender

A convicted sex offender, whose release by presidential pardon in early September sparked social debate, is once again behind bars after police went to search for explosives and discovered camera violations in his residence...

23. FB ready to deal with strict EU laws

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fb-ready-to-deal-with-strict-eu-laws

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said this week that he agreed “in spirit” with a strict new European Union law on data privacy but stopped short of committing to it as the standard for the social network across the world....

24. New information about Elena emerges

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-information-about-elena-emerges

New information has emerged about Elena Frantzi, whose recent death shocked Cypriot society, just one day after her family warned it may take legal action against anyone who spreads misinformation or violates the privacy of their departed loved one....

25. Elena’s family calls for privacy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/elena-s-family-calls-for-privacy

The family of Elena Frantzi, whose recent death shocked Cypriot society, is warning it may take legal action against anyone who spreads misinformation about their loved one....

26. Medical error destroys man's sex life

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/medical-error-destroys-man-s-sex-life

A medical malpractice case was settled in court after a man with a simple urinating problem ended up without a prostate gland and is now suffering from sexual dysfunction. The judge in the case ruled that the doctor and clinic had failed to perform necessary tests before their incorrect diagnosis....

27. Cop impersonator loses stripes

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cop-impersonator-loses-stripes

A former cop who was deemed to be deviant in the 1970's actually managed to impersonate a senior officer and represented Cyprus Police internationally...

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