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Pavlos Bakoyannis, ‘Voice of Reconciliation’, Remembered 28 Years After Assassination

The family of  slain politician Pavlos Bakoyannis, marked the 28th anniversary of his assassination, with appeals to national reconciliation. His widow; prominent New Democracy politician,...

Council of Europe Blasts Greece Over Conditions in Migrant Hot Spots

A report by a Council of Europe committee, has criticized Greece over the conditions prevailing in a number of temporary detention centers for migrants,...

Fierce Storm Causes Flooding, Landslides on the Island of Samothraki (video)

On Monday, a fierce storm hit the northern Aegean island of Samothraki (Samothrace). Parts of the island have been flooded, and landslides have caused major...

New Democracy’s Lead Over SYRIZA Reduced in New Poll

Opposition party New Democracy (ND), leads governing SYRIZA by 13 percent, says a new survey, by the University of Macedonia (PAMAK). ND’s lead has been...

Fiscal Hole of 1.7 Billion Euros Appears in Greece’s Budget

According to official data published on Monday, Greece’s budget fell short by 1.7 billion euros over the first eight months of the year. The fiscal...

Germany Turns to the Right: What does the Election Μean for Greece?

The election results in the German elections on Sunday confirmed the Greek government's worst fears. Athens is putting on a brave face, but the reality...

Greek Politicians Congratulate Merkel for her Victory in the German Elections

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras congratulated Angela Merkel on her election victory on Sunday, with a message that he posted on Twitter. "Congratulations to Angela Merkel...

Bulgarian Woman Dies in Northern Greece after Deep Dive

A Bulgarian woman has died, and her husband has been hospitalized, after extremely deep diving, in the waters of Northern Greece. On Sunday the coast...

UK Princess Beatrice Does a Bit of Plate-Smashing on Symi Island (photos)

Princess Beatrice of York joined in the fun at a fish restaurant, on the Greek island of Symi. The eldest daughter of Prince Andrew, Duke...

British Woman Dies after Being Attacked by Stray Dogs in Greece

A retired academic telephoned her family for help, after being attacked by stray dogs while on holiday in Greece. The body of the 62-year-old was found...
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Exclusive: Calamos CEO John Koudounis on Ethniki Insurance Deal & Greek Investments (video)

John Koudounis, CEO of Calamos Investments and the mastermind behind the acquisition of Greece’s biggest insurance company by the EXIN Fund, says that Greece...

Large Wildfire Threatens Homes in Chalkidiki (video)

A wildfire has been burning in Kassandra peninsula, Chalkidiki, in northern Greece since Friday afternoon. The fire broke out near the seaside village of Moles...

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