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Catalonia: Separatist parties agree to re-elect Puidgemont
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Catalonia: Separatist parties agree to re-elect Puidgemont

Panos - Jan 11, 2018

On Wednesday, Catalonia’s separatist parties agreed to re-elect fugitive Carles Puigdemont, as President of the region, in spite of the…

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos surpasses Bill Gates as richest man in the world!
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos surpasses Bill Gates as richest man in the world!

Panos - Jan 10, 2018

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos became the richest person in history Monday when his net-worth eclipsed $105.1 billion after…

Are iPhones addictive to children?
HEALTH
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Are iPhones addictive to children?

Panos - Jan 09, 2018

Two of the largest investors in Apple are urging the iPhone maker to take action against smartphone addiction among children…

“Happy New Year” in European language
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“Happy New Year” in European language

makis - Jan 02, 2018

Doday’s map shows how to wish a Happy New Year in various European languages. The colouring shows etymological relations among…

Kim Jong Un to US: The nuclear button is always on my desk
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Kim Jong Un to US: The nuclear button is always on my desk

makis - Jan 01, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has warned the United States that his country’s nuclear capabilities are now complete and…

Cairo church shooting leaves “at least three dead” after gunman opens fire during morning prayers
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Cairo church shooting leaves “at least three dead” after gunman opens fire during morning prayers

makis - Dec 29, 2017

At least three people have been killed after a gun attack on a Coptic Christian church in Egypt. A gunman…

London police fear for safety of missing Greek-Russian woman
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London police fear for safety of missing Greek-Russian woman

makis - Dec 28, 2017

British police fear for the safety of Greek-Russian Iuliana Tudos, 22, who was last seen in Camden Road at 8pm…

EU planning to create pan-European Olympic team
GREECE
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EU planning to create pan-European Olympic team

Panos - Dec 28, 2017

The EU is examining the prospect of creating an EU Olympic team as part of its efforts to speed up…

My Big Fat Greek Wedding actress Lainie Kazan arrested for petty theft
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My Big Fat Greek Wedding actress Lainie Kazan arrested for petty theft

Panos - Dec 27, 2017

Lainie Kazan was arrested on Sunday for allegedly stealing groceries. According to TMZ, the My Big Fat Greek Wedding actress…

Victory for the Catalonia secessionist parties in the regional elections
GREECE
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Victory for the Catalonia secessionist parties in the regional elections

Panos - Dec 22, 2017

Catalonia’s independence movement claimed victory in the region’s election with parties seeking secession set to gain an overall majority in…

Nasa finds entire solar system filled with eight planets like our own
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Nasa finds entire solar system filled with eight planets like our own

Panos - Dec 15, 2017

Scientists discover two potentially habitable ‘super-Earth’ planets just 12 light…s2 Astronomers discover 7 potentially habitable exoplanets orbiting nearby dwarf starεχ…

Moment of explosion at New York station
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Moment of explosion at New York station

makis - Dec 11, 2017

The New York Police Department says it is responding to a report of an explosion near Times Square. The response…

Middle East up in flames after Trump’s decision over Jerusalem
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Middle East up in flames after Trump’s decision over Jerusalem

makis - Dec 08, 2017

Protests swept across the Middle East ager US President Donald Trump officially recognised Jerusalem as the capital of the state…

Brexit deal announced by EC President Juncker
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Brexit deal announced by EC President Juncker

Panos - Dec 08, 2017

The European Commission has announced it is recommending to the European Council that “sufficient progress” has been made in the…

Hamas calls for new Intifada against Israel after Donald Trump’s Jerusalem announcement
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Hamas calls for new Intifada against Israel after Donald Trump’s Jerusalem announcement

makis - Dec 07, 2017

The leader of Hamas has called for a new uprising against Israel after US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize…

The European countries with the highest proportion of births outside of marriage, mapped
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The European countries with the highest proportion of births outside of marriage, mapped

makis - Dec 04, 2017

A user on the subreddit MapPorn has created a map of live births outside of marriage, by European country. The…

Bosnian Croat war crimes suspect dies after “drinking poison” during tribunal at The Hague!
WORLD
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Bosnian Croat war crimes suspect dies after “drinking poison” during tribunal at The Hague!

makis - Nov 29, 2017

The Hague court has suspended an appeals hearing after the Bosnian Croat wartime commander Slobodan Praljak claimed to had drunk…

Bali Calls For More Evacuations As Volcanic Activity Worsens
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Bali Calls For More Evacuations As Volcanic Activity Worsens

Panos - Nov 29, 2017

Indonesian authorities ask about 100,000 more people to take shelter. Some are reluctant to leave their homes. Indonesian authorities are…

North Korea says new missile puts all of US in striking range
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North Korea says new missile puts all of US in striking range

Panos - Nov 29, 2017

North Korea says it has successfully tested a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach the whole of…

Erdogan & his family accused of having offshore companies
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Erdogan & his family accused of having offshore companies

Panos - Nov 29, 2017

Ankara is overwhelmed with allegations by the chairman of the Republican People’s Party (CHP), Kemal Kilicdaroglu, who said that relatives…