Classic Greek tragedies awfully similar to today’s politics
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Classic Greek tragedies awfully similar to today’s politics

Panos - Aug 14, 2017

If anyone can help us understand the bewildering times we’re living in, it’s the ancient Greeks. At least, that’s the idea behind a cluster of recent books…

Return of Marbles should be part of EU-Brexit deal argues MEP
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Return of Marbles should be part of EU-Brexit deal argues MEP

Panos - Aug 14, 2017

A Greek politician is campaigning for the Parthenon Marbles to be returned to Athens as part of the Brexit negotiations between the UK and the European Union.…

Greek Authorities: Arson Could be Behind the Fires on Zakynthos Island
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Greek Authorities: Arson Could be Behind the Fires on Zakynthos Island

Panos - Aug 14, 2017

Greek authorities think arson could be behind a series of fires fire raging on several fronts on the western Greek island of Zakynthos, Ekathimerini reports. The country's…

Greece’s Water Polo Juniors Climb on Top of the World
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Greece’s Water Polo Juniors Climb on Top of the World

Panos - Aug 14, 2017

Greece celebrates an astonishing victory in water polo after its junior team were crowned World Champions at the World Men’s Junior Water Polo Championships held in Belgrade.…

A Hellish night for the people of Attica & Zakynthos as fires burn everything on their path!
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A Hellish night for the people of Attica & Zakynthos as fires burn everything on their path!

Panos - Aug 14, 2017

Extremely difficult is the night in Kalamos, as the big fire rages unchecked, burning a dense pine forest in the houses scattered around the area. The mayor…

Weather forecast: Sunny
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Weather forecast: Sunny

Panos - Aug 14, 2017

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Monday. Wind velocity will reach 6 on the Beaufort scale. Scattered clouds in the northern parts of the…

Athens newspapers headlines
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Athens newspapers headlines

Panos - Aug 14, 2017

Kinks: oral wins first place among Greeks!
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Kinks: oral wins first place among Greeks!

ilias1 - Aug 12, 2017

What did the new research study conducted by the Andrology Institute of Athens reveal about the unspeakable passions of Greeks Oral sex, pornographic videos, amateur pink videos…

Greece sells three-month T-bills at lower interest rate raising 1,13 million euros
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Greece sells three-month T-bills at lower interest rate raising 1,13 million euros

makis - Aug 11, 2017

Greece on Wednesday successfully auctioned a three-month Treasury bill issue raising 1,137,50 million euros from the market. The interest rate of the issue fell to 1.95 pct,…

Tsakalotos: Government doesn’t question data on which its program was based on
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Tsakalotos: Government doesn’t question data on which its program was based on

makis - Aug 11, 2017

The Greek government doesn’t question the quality of the statistical data on which the country’s adjustment program is based on, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos was quoted as…

21 years to the day: Remembering Tassos Isaac & Solomos Solomou
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21 years to the day: Remembering Tassos Isaac & Solomos Solomou

makis - Aug 11, 2017

Tassos Isaac, 24, and Solomos Solomou, 26, two young, brave Greek Cypriots standing up against the occupation, were brutally killed on Aug. 11 and 14, 1996 by…

Hours of agony for the Greek Minority in Albania: Fires threaten the Greek villages!
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Hours of agony for the Greek Minority in Albania: Fires threaten the Greek villages!

makis - Aug 11, 2017

Dramatic moments for the people of ten of the Greek villages in Albania, as fires approach them after a three days inferno in the area. In the…

Beautiful beaches of Andros
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Beautiful beaches of Andros

Panos - Aug 11, 2017

Andros is the northernmost island of Cyclades and second in area after Naxos. It has an area of 374 square kilometers and longitudinal shape in a N-NW…

What Thucydides teaches us about war, politics & the human condition
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What Thucydides teaches us about war, politics & the human condition

Panos - Aug 11, 2017

The ancient Greek historian of the Peloponnesian War, who lived almost 2,500 years ago, makes the title of Graham Allison’s prominent new volume, Destined for War: Can…

Scientists discover two potentially habitable ‘super-Earth’ planets just 12 light years away
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Scientists discover two potentially habitable ‘super-Earth’ planets just 12 light years away

Panos - Aug 11, 2017

Two potentially habitable “super-Earths” orbit a star just 12 light years away that is our nearest sun-like neighbour, scientists have discovered. The worlds at the edges of…

BoG: ELA funding towards Greek banks down by 3.3 bln€ in July 2017
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BoG: ELA funding towards Greek banks down by 3.3 bln€ in July 2017

Panos - Aug 11, 2017

The Bank of Greece on Thursday announced that emergency central bank funding to Greece's systemic lenders was decreased by 3.3 billion euros (8.7 percent) in July 2017,…

Tragedy in Lesvos: Two Brothers Killed in House Fire
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Tragedy in Lesvos: Two Brothers Killed in House Fire

Panos - Aug 11, 2017

Two men died when their apartment was engulfed in flames at Polichnitos in Lesvos. The two men were brothers, aged 56 and 54. The fire occurred around…

Volunteers to offer information, assitance to tourists in central Athens
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Volunteers to offer information, assitance to tourists in central Athens

Panos - Aug 11, 2017

The municipality of Athens this week inaugurated a program whereby more than 100 volunteers will be stationed in various central points in the Greek capital to answer…

Greece sells three-month T-bills at lower interest rate raising 1,13 million euros
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Greece sells three-month T-bills at lower interest rate raising 1,13 million euros

Panos - Aug 11, 2017

Greece on Wednesday successfully auctioned a three-month Treasury bill issue raising 1,137,50 million euros from the market. The interest rate of the issue fell to 1.95 pct,…

Sharp reaction to appointment of top minister’s father as president of recently nationalized bus company
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Sharp reaction to appointment of top minister’s father as president of recently nationalized bus company

Panos - Aug 11, 2017

The surprise appointment of a top minister's retired father as the head of the recently nationalized Thessaloniki area's urban bus company stirred more summertime opprobrium on the…