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PM Tsipras expresses condolences to Putin for Russian plane crash
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PM Tsipras expresses condolences to Putin for Russian plane crash

ilias1 - Nov 01, 2015

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras expressed the Greek people’s deepest condolences to Russian President Vladimir Putin for the death of hundreds…

Turks head to polls
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Turks head to polls

ilias1 - Nov 01, 2015

More than 54 million people are registered to vote at 175.000 stations on Sunday between 7am and 4pm in the…

Russian plane crash : Search-recovery operation in Egypt
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Russian plane crash : Search-recovery operation in Egypt

ilias1 - Nov 01, 2015

The search for remains at the Kogalymavia crash site in Egypt recommenced on Sunday morning, as the Russian team began…

Russian airliner crashes in central Sinai – Egyptian PM
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Russian airliner crashes in central Sinai – Egyptian PM

ilias1 - Oct 31, 2015

A Russian airliner has crashed in central Sinai with more than 200 people on board, the office of Egypt's prime…

Halloumi debate to clear up by the afternoon, hopefully
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Halloumi debate to clear up by the afternoon, hopefully

ilias1 - Oct 30, 2015

By Thursday afternoon a number of disputes raised regarding Cyprus’ efforts to register Halloumi cheese as a product of designated…

Cypriot president calls on turkey to cooperate on missing persons
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Cypriot president calls on turkey to cooperate on missing persons

ilias1 - Oct 29, 2015

The issue of missing persons cannot be resolved without the effective cooperation of Turkey, President Anastasiades has said. In a…

Hungary flags court challenge of EU migrant quotas
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Hungary flags court challenge of EU migrant quotas

ilias1 - Oct 29, 2015

The Hungarian government will challenge the European Union's plan for mandatory migrant relocation quotas if parliament endorses the proposal in…

Greece at 60th position on World Bank’s list
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Greece at 60th position on World Bank’s list

ilias1 - Oct 29, 2015

Greece fell two places to 60th, from 58th last year, in World Bank's list of 189 countries based on setting…

“Great Pumpkin” asteroid to pass Earth on Halloween
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“Great Pumpkin” asteroid to pass Earth on Halloween

Panos - Oct 29, 2015

A newly-discovered asteroid nicknamed 'The Great Pumpkin' will pass close to the earth on October 31st, the day of Hallowe'en.…

Greek champion enters NYC Marathon for good cause
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Greek champion enters NYC Marathon for good cause

ilias1 - Oct 28, 2015

Greek Marathon record holder will run in the 2015 New York City Marathon this Sunday to “save food and save…

Cyprus bank deposits increase in September
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Cyprus bank deposits increase in September

ilias1 - Oct 28, 2015

Bank deposits in September have increased overall by 225.6 million euros, the Central Bank of Cyprus has said in a…

Greece turns to US for LNG
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Greece turns to US for LNG

ilias1 - Oct 27, 2015

The ever changing dynamic in the Southeast European natural gas sector is seeing a shift in strategy by the Greek…

Greek defender Papastathopoulos extends Dortmund deal
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Greek defender Papastathopoulos extends Dortmund deal

ilias1 - Oct 27, 2015

Greek international defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos has extended his contract with Borussia Dortmund until 2019, the Bundesliga club announced on Monday.…

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Passenger traffic at Athens Airport up 14.7 pct in September

ilias1 - Oct 06, 2015

Passenger traffic at the Athens International Airport grew 14.7 pct in September to 1.8 million, from 1.6 million passengers in…

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EU Commission’s efforts to address refugee crisis focuses on Greece

ilias1 - Oct 06, 2015

"The European Commission's efforts on dealing with the refugee crisis are focused on Greece," the President of the European Commission…

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Austria to contribute to the operation of refugees identification centres

ilias1 - Oct 06, 2015

Austria will contribute to the operation of the refugees identification centres, the so-called hotspots, in Greece and provide a 30…