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Greek Poet Kostis Palamas’ House for Sale

The house where Kostis Palamas was born and grew up in, is now for sale. The financial crisis prevents the Municipality of Patras from...

Campaign Against Cancer “Pink the Bridge”

A symbolic event entitled "Pink the Bridge" consisting of a passage full of life and hope, is organized by the Association "Alma Zois" of...

Sochi 2014 Olympic Flame Arrives in Patras

A special event took place in the city of Patras where the Olympic flame was received of the 23rd Winter Olympic Games "Sochi 2014"...

Video Shows Weird Scenes at Protest

One of the videos posted on the Internet, this one on Youtube, about the night of violence on Sept. 18 in Greece as protests...

Numerous Sham Marriages in Patras

The western Greek city of Patras has reportedly become a haven for marriages of convenience in which women then have no contact with their...

Earthquake Jolts Kefalonia

A 4.7 earthquake shook the island of Kefalonia at 20:35 on the evening of September 9. The focal depth of the earthquake was at 10...

Evacuation of Three Squats in Patras

On August 5, at 7.30 in the morning, a police operation evacuated three squats in Patras; the Maragopoulio squat, the Parartima squat and the...

Mother Kills Baby and Puts it in Freezer

A macabre case of infanticide has shocked Achaia, after the revelation that a 31-year-old woman killed her three-month-old baby boy and, according to information,...

Five Earthquakes in One Night in Patras

Five low-intensity earth tremors occurred midnight to 4 a.m. on July 6in the region of Patras, Greece's third-largest city, located in the western part...

Dulce Pontes Comes to Greece

The internationally known Portuguese songwriter and singer Dulce Pontes will give three concerts in Greece, in Patras, Thessaloniki and in Athens. All three concerts will...

Student Becomes Porn Star to Save Father

A young university student confessed the tragic twist of fate that made her work in a porn film. Many secrets may be hiding behind...

77-year-old Under House Arrest in Patras

With an unprecedented court decision, the members of the Council of Magistrates in Patras have decided instead of sending to prison a 77-year-old man,...

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