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T2 aircraft

Greek Air force training aircraft crashes in Tripoli

A T2 Air Force training aircraft crashed shortly before 10 am on Tuesday 28th of August, 2018, in the wider area between Sparta and Tripoli, near the village of Vlahokerasia. According to…

Greek journalist and actress Rika Vagiani dies, aged 56 3

Greek journalist and actress Rika Vagiani dies, aged 56

Greek journalist and actress Rika Vagiani passed away on Tuesday morning after losing her battle to cancer. She was 56. Born Marika Zoula in the Athens district of Pangrati in 1962, Rika…

Keratsini

16- year- old dies taking a selfie at Keratsini, Piraeus

A 16- year- old has tragically lost his life at Andreas Papandreou in Keratsini, Piraeus, while trying to take a selfie. The incident happened on Friday at around noon. The teenager who…

A great Greek auteur passes away 11

A great Greek auteur passes away

Acclaimed Greek film director  Nikos Koundouros passed away on Wednesday, at the age of 90 after being admitted to hospital for respiratory problems. Koundouros was considered one of the most notable modern…

Greece's famous painter Dimitris Mytaras dies aged 83 14

Greece’s famous painter Dimitris Mytaras dies aged 83

Greek renowned painter Dimitris Mytaras, one of the most important artists in contemporary Greece passed away on Thursday aged 83, Greek media has reported. No cause of death was announced, however the…

Oldest man in Greece dies aged 112 15

Oldest man in Greece dies aged 112

The oldest man in Greece has died at the age of 112. Mr Theodoros Masouras from Achaia, lived through some of the most important historical events in Greece. When WW1 started, he…

Legendary songwriter Leonard Cohen dies at age 82 16

Legendary songwriter Leonard Cohen dies at age 82

Legendary songwriter and Philhellene Leonard Cohen, the hugely influential singer and songwriter whose work spanned nearly 50 years, died Monday at the age of 82. Cohen’s label, Sony Music Canada, confirmed his…