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Teenager dies in road crash – Cyprus Mail

FollowAndreas Alexiou, 17, was killed when his motorbike collided head on with a bus in Larnaca on Saturday evening. The bus driver, a 56-year-old man from Livadia, was about to turn right into Filiou Tsigarides Street at around 10.40pm, apparently cutting off the teenager who was coming from the opposite direction. The young man, a […]

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Man killed by garbage truck (updated) – Cyprus Mail

FollowA man who died in the early morning hours of Tuesday after being hit by a garbage truck in Aradhippou, Larnaca, has been identified as Stelios Mavromichalis, 53. The victim, a resident of Aradhippou, has two underage children. According to police, Mavromichalis was on foot when the truck, which was on its way from Koshi […]

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Paphos motorcyclist critical after collision – Cyprus Mail

FollowA 27-year-old motorbike rider was critically injured in a road accident in Paphos on Monday afternoon. The man was travelling south on Apostolos Pavlou Avenue at around 4pm when he had an argument with a 65-year-old driver of a car travelling in the same direction. Under conditions which are being investigated by police, both veered […]

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Is it illegal to use a mobile phone while driving, what is the fine and how many points do you get on your licence? (UK)

THOUSANDS of motorists are caught each year by police after using their mobile phones at the wheel. Despite several high-profile campaigns and the government raising the fine of being caught to £20…

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Police issuing travel ban ‘threats’ for those who don’t pay fines – Cyprus Mail

FollowA woman has lodged complaints with the attorney-general and the justice minister after receiving a notification from a police station in Nicosia asking her to report there but without specifying the reason, otherwise her name would be placed on the travel ban list. It was only when she showed up at the police station that […]

Source: Police issuing travel ban ‘threats’ for those who don’t pay fines – Cyprus Mail