Tag: death

Greece's road fatalities decrease

Greece’s road fatalities decrease

Greece is one of the five European countries that have reduced the number of road fatalities since 2010. Greece, along with the Baltic states and Portugal, has the best performance in the…


Greek PM: Our goal is to reduce deaths at sea

Speaking at an event on safety at sea at the Municipal Theater of Voula, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis stated that every year, nearly 350 people accidentally drown at sea, double the…

First death from influenza reported 4

First death from influenza reported

The Hellenic Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) announced on Friday the first Greek death this winter from influenza type A. According to (KEELPNO) the victim was a 49-year-old patient that…

Bodies of three women found near Evros River 9

Bodies of three women found near Evros River

The bodies of three women were found at Prangios near the Evros River, the coroner said in a preliminary finding on Wednesday. Two of the women were aged between  15 and 18 years old,…

Athens jewellery store

Athens jeweller accused of manslaughter, released on bail

An Athens court on Wednesday ordered the release with conditions of the 73-year-old jewellery store owner after hearing his testimony about the death of 33-year-old Zak Kostopoulos at Omonia Square. The accused…

George Michael's former lover claims he committed suicide 15

George Michael’s former lover claims he committed suicide

Claims have now surfaced from George Michael’s former lover,Fadi Fawaz that the beloved singer who rose to fame as a member of Wham!, committed suicide on Christmas Eve, following four previous attempts…

Mount Olympus

26-year-old man dies climbing Mount Olympus

Police have announced a man died and another was slightly injured as they attempted to climb Mount Olympus, Greece’s highest mountain. The accident happened Saturday afternoon about 2,000 meters high. The two…

George Michael finally laid to rest 16

George Michael finally laid to rest

George Michael has finally been laid to rest in a private funeral in London, three months after his death on Christmas Day last year, his publicist says.  Several funeral cars with blacked-out windows…