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Oldest coronavirus patient in Greece is 101-years-old

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According to an epidemiological report published by the Hellenic National Public Health Organisation (EODY), the oldest person in Greece infected… Read More

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Seven-year-old Stelios Kerasidis pens an ‘Isolation Waltz’ (VIDEO)

Gifted and talented 7-year-old pianist Stelios Kerasidis has penned an 'Isolation Waltz', taking inspiration from the difficult days global citizens are… Read More

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Skopelos, Skiathos and South Pelion in “state of emergency”

Following widespread damage wreaked by the bad weather over the weekend, Greece's civil protection agency declared a “state of emergency”… Read More

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Revithosoupa: Greek Chickpea Soup Recipe

Margaret from Create Cook Share Growing up in Australia, my parents kept the Greek Easter traditions of fasting for 40… Read More

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Greek PM congratulates emergency ambulance service staff

Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis praised the efforts of the staff at EKAV, the national emergency ambulance service, during a… Read More

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All religious services banned, for now

Greece’s Ministry of Education and Religion and Ministry of Health announced on Monday that religious services for the public of… Read More

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Greece reports new coronavirus cases at lowest since March 12

Greece reported the lowest number of new coronavirus cases since March 12, a sign that the curve is flattening. However,… Read More

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EU Defence Ministers go to war on coronavirus

The EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell on Monday chaired a video conference with the… Read More

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An attack on Greek heritage, migrants chop thousands of olive trees on Lesvos

It has been a wild few days on the Greek island of Lesvos. The past few days has seen two… Read More

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Coronavirus target: Greece has among the highest share of elderly people in Europe

With the most vulnerable demographic during the coronavirus pandemic being the elderly, it is interesting to note that Greece’s share… Read More

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Goldair donates eight ICU beds to aid battle against COVID-19

Goldair Handling, a Greek company active in tourism, rail freight transport and logistics, recently donated eight new high-standard intensive care… Read More

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  • HISTORY
  • CULTURE

Black Easter: On this day Ottoman Turks Begins Genocide on Thracian Greeks

April 6 is a painful day for every Greek as it marks the beginning of the Thracian Greek genocide by… Read More

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On this day April 6, 1957: Onassis buys Olympic Airways and the “Golden Era” begins

The glory days of aviation in Greece began on April 6, 1957, when Aristotle Onassis purchased Olympic Airways from the… Read More

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Illegal immigrants defying coronavirus lockdown on Lesvos cough on Greek police (VIDEO)

With Greece in the midst of dealing with coronavirus, illegal immigrants on the island of Lesvos are using the pandemic… Read More

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  • HISTORY

On this day in 1896, the first Modern Olympic Games begins in Athens

On April 6, 1896, the Olympic Games, a long-lost tradition of ancient Greece, are reborn in Athens 1,500 years after… Read More

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Illegal immigrants ‘battle’ on Lesvos, then turn against local residents (VIDEO)

With Greece dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, daily Turkish air violations and discovering Turkish plans to transport more illegal immigrants… Read More

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Residents in Patras defy coronavirus restrictions and attend Sunday church service

Dozens of residents in Patras, mainly elderly, disregarded the government's lockdown restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic and attended church service… Read More

1 day ago
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Greece records more than 20,000 violations since COVID-19 imposed curfew

Greek police reported an increase in the curfew violations imposed by the Government to contain the spread of coronavirus in… Read More

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Stricter quarantine measures for Mykonos and Santorini

The Greek government has imposed stricter quarantine measures for the islands of Mykonos and Santorini, the two most popular islands… Read More

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Albanian anti-terror squad terrorise Greek villagers for installing a crucifix at their monastery ahead of Easter

Officers from the Albanian Anti-Terrorist Service stormed homes in the mainly Greek speaking town of Himara in Albania with automatic… Read More

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