Fake news is nothing new — it was de rigeur in ancient Greece
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Fake news is nothing new — it was de rigeur in ancient Greece

Panos - Nov 16, 2017

The liberal media is at the moment engaged in a campaign attacking social media on the grounds that it is ‘destroying democracy’. But is it? The fact…

No excuse to pollute: Why coal is on trial in Greece
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No excuse to pollute: Why coal is on trial in Greece

Panos - Nov 16, 2017

Illegal pollution from coal power plants is an issue all over Europe – the latest plants facing legal action are in Greece. It’s time for all of…

Geology prof.: haphazard construction caused deadly flooding west of Athens
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Geology prof.: haphazard construction caused deadly flooding west of Athens

Panos - Nov 16, 2017

A veteran geology professor blamed Wednesday’s deadly flooding in an industrial district west of Athens, north of the Gulf of Elefsina, directly on ill-advised man-made interventions, stressing…

Mandra floods aftermath: Initial estimations speak of extensive damage
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Mandra floods aftermath: Initial estimations speak of extensive damage

Panos - Nov 16, 2017

The aftermath of the floods in the region of Mandra in the western Attica basin, which resulted in the tragic death of 15 people, also left behind…

Weather forecast: Rain
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Weather forecast: Rain

Panos - Nov 16, 2017

Rain and east-southeasterly winds are forecast for Wednesday. Wind velocity will reach 7 on the Beaufort scale. Thunderstorms in the northern and eastern parts of the country…

Athens Newspapers Headlines
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Panos - Nov 16, 2017

Greece returns to the markets with a 30 billion Euros swap
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Greece returns to the markets with a 30 billion Euros swap

makis - Nov 15, 2017

The Greek State and with an official announcement, is attempting a new exit to the markets by proposing to the holders 20 bonds issued with the PSI…

Drone from video shows the unbelievable situation at Mandra! (VIDEO)
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Drone from video shows the unbelievable situation at Mandra! (VIDEO)

makis - Nov 15, 2017

A video from a drone shows the extent of the damages inflicted on the area of Mandra. The flooding that claimed the lives of 13 people -according…

Unbelievable disaster! 15 dead in Mandra floods!
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Unbelievable disaster! 15 dead in Mandra floods!

makis - Nov 15, 2017

The floods in Mandra, Attica in Greece have devastated the area in an unprecedented way. The rods turned into rivers as the muddy waters stormed into the…

October bookings from Germany up in Rhodes & Heraklion airport
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October bookings from Germany up in Rhodes & Heraklion airport

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

The airports of Heraklion and Rhodes recorded a notable rise in bookings from Germany for the month of October compared to data from Germany’s top booking platform…

Education Ministry included “Fake News” column in official site!
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Education Ministry included “Fake News” column in official site!

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

The Greek Education Ministry has added a new category in its official site titled “Fake News”. This includes news, information, publications, statements related to education matters published…

ND criticises, but will vote in favor of 1.4 bln€ ‘social dividend’ after all
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ND criticises, but will vote in favor of 1.4 bln€ ‘social dividend’ after all

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) party on Tuesday continued its scathing attack against an announcement by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, a day earlier, to dole out…

The Top 1 Percent Owns Over Half Of The World’s Household Wealth
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The Top 1 Percent Owns Over Half Of The World’s Household Wealth

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

Around half of the world’s household wealth is in the hands of the richest 1 percent of adults, according to a study published Tuesday by the financial…

New Bill to Speed Up Adoption Procedures Tabled in Greek Parliament
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New Bill to Speed Up Adoption Procedures Tabled in Greek Parliament

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

The Labour Ministry has drafted a bill to streamline the complicated adoption process. It aims to make the adoption process quicker, but without reducing the quality of…

Greek Finance Minister Signs Decree Easing Capital Controls
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Greek Finance Minister Signs Decree Easing Capital Controls

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

Tuesday's decision of the Greek finance minister was taken within the framework of the road map on the gradual relaxation of capital control measures, adopted by the…

Traffic measures to be put into effect for Polytechnic celebrations
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Traffic measures to be put into effect for Polytechnic celebrations

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

Traffic police are putting extraordinary traffic regulations start from today until Friday in Athens due to the planned celebrations for the 44th anniversary of the Polytechnic uprising.…

One dead as downpour near Athens floods roads, traps residents
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One dead as downpour near Athens floods roads, traps residents

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

Heavy overnight rain flooded towns near Athens on Wednesday, killing one woman, trapping others in their homes and cars and shutting schools. Roads in Nea Peramos, 27…

Weather forecast: Rain
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Weather forecast: Rain

Panos - Nov 15, 2017

Rain and east-southeasterly winds are forecast for Wednesday. Wind velocity will reach 7 on the Beaufort scale. Thunderstorms in the northern and eastern parts of the country with temperatures ranging from…

Athens Newspapers Headlines
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Panos - Nov 15, 2017

“Defence Minister Kammenos should stand before special court over Saudi military deal”
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“Defence Minister Kammenos should stand before special court over Saudi military deal”

makis - Nov 14, 2017

Vice president of major Greek opposition party New Democracy (ND), Adonis Georgiadis said the involvement and handling by Defence Minister Panos Kammenos of the sale of Greek…