Category: GREECE

Delays in police response due to deployment at metro stations
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Delays in police response due to deployment at metro stations

chris1 - Mar 20, 2016

There are delays in police response times to burglar alarms and calls from Athens residents because of their recent deployment…

New Democracy leads by 3.8% in poll
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New Democracy leads by 3.8% in poll

ilias1 - Mar 20, 2016

According to a poll conducted by ALCO to published in newspaper ‘Proto Thema’, opposition party New Democracy (21.1%) lead by…

A total of 46,207 refugees in Greece
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A total of 46,207 refugees in Greece

ilias1 - Mar 20, 2016

A total of 46,207 refugees are in Greece, according to the latest figures of the Special Management Coordinating Body for…

Greece struggles as EU-Turkey refugee deal comes into force
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Greece struggles as EU-Turkey refugee deal comes into force

ilias1 - Mar 20, 2016

The EU's controversial refugee deal with Turkey came into effect at midnight on Sunday but Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras…

EU-Turkey deal to return refugees from Greece comes into force
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EU-Turkey deal to return refugees from Greece comes into force

ilias1 - Mar 20, 2016

The deal between the EU and Turkey on returning migrants who cross the Aegean sea to Greece has come into…

Greek bailout review to be interrupted for Catholic Easter
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Greek bailout review to be interrupted for Catholic Easter

ilias1 - Mar 20, 2016

EU and IMF inspectors assessing Greece's bailout progress will leave Athens on Sunday and return after Catholic Easter, sources close…

Three bodies found in abandoned house
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Three bodies found in abandoned house

chris1 - Mar 20, 2016

Police found three bodies in an abandoned house in the Aghioi Anargiroi district of Athens on Saturday. According to initial…

Athens mayor signs anti-semitism declaration
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Athens mayor signs anti-semitism declaration

chris1 - Mar 20, 2016

Athens Mayor Giorgos Kaminis on Saturday signed up to a campaign launched by the American Jewish Committee (AJC) to fight…

Doctor arrested for demanding bribe
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Doctor arrested for demanding bribe

chris1 - Mar 20, 2016

An Athens hospital doctor has been arrested for demanding a 350 euro bribe to perform surgery on a child, authorities…

Center-left leaders disagree over whether to include SYRIZA in talks
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Center-left leaders disagree over whether to include SYRIZA in talks

Sokratis - Mar 19, 2016

Former Prime Minister George Papandreou has given a positive response to PASOK leader Fofi Gennimata’s call for center and center-left…

Migration deal: Quick start, tough implementation
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Migration deal: Quick start, tough implementation

Sokratis - Mar 19, 2016

Government officials in Greece signaled Saturday that implementation of a migration agreement between the European Union and Turkey could only…

Greece scrambles to implement migration deal
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Greece scrambles to implement migration deal

Sokratis - Mar 19, 2016

Government officials in Greece have signaled that implementation of a migration agreement between the European Union and Turkey can only…

Greek Start-up Company Wins Prize at South by Southwest Conferences & Festivals
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Greek Start-up Company Wins Prize at South by Southwest Conferences & Festivals

Sokratis - Mar 19, 2016

Greek professionals and startups showcased their work at the 23rd annual event “South by Southwest (SXSW) Conferences & Festivals,” in…

Sea cruise association expects less passengers this year
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Sea cruise association expects less passengers this year

ilias1 - Mar 19, 2016

The Association of Cruise Shipowners and Shipping Agencies met with Shipping and Island Policy Minister Theodore Dritsas and discussed developments…

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Greek reform review making progress – rescue fund chief Regling

ilias1 - Mar 19, 2016

An international review by creditors of Greece's reform program is advancing and it could be wrapped up by May 1,…

Stefanidi bags bronze medal in pole vaulting at IAAF championships
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Stefanidi bags bronze medal in pole vaulting at IAAF championships

ilias1 - Mar 19, 2016

Katerina Stefanidi won the bronze medal in women’s pole vaulting at the IAAF World Indoor Track and Field Championships that…

Merkel takes high-risk bet on Turkey in refugee crisis
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Merkel takes high-risk bet on Turkey in refugee crisis

ilias1 - Mar 19, 2016

For months, Germany's Angela Merkel has pleaded with her critics, at home and abroad, to give her just a little…

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Government plans joint ventures between DEI and private investors

ilias1 - Mar 19, 2016

The government is developing power companies that are joint ventures between DEI and private firms, in an effort to avoid…

Release of neo-Nazi killer sparks outrage
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Release of neo-Nazi killer sparks outrage

Sokratis - Mar 19, 2016

The mother of slain rapper Pavlos Fyssas has posted a damning online video of her son’s killer Giorgos Roupakias to…

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Athens Newspaper Headlines

ilias1 - Mar 19, 2016