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Greece sees highest daily rise in coronavirus cases in weeks

Greece sees highest daily rise in coronavirus cases in weeks

Greece reported 121 new coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, of which 12 are from incoming travellers. Geographical distribution of new cases: 5 were identified after checks at the country’s…

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Greece sees spike in virus cases

  Greece’s National Public Health Organization (EODY) reported a spike in coronavirus in Kozani (a city in northern Greece) with 9 new infections since Saturday. According to EODY regional coordinator Iordanis Romiopoulos,…

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Coronavirus in Greece: 56 new cases, total rises to 1,212

Greece has 1,212 confirmed coronavirus cases and 43 deaths from the disease, Health Ministry spokesperson and infectious diseases expert Professor Sotiris Tsiodras said on Monday. While hailing the drop in new cases…

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Two villages in the prefecture of Kozani in quarantine

Two villages in Kozani, Northern Greece, are in quarantine due to the high number of coronavirus cases in those regions. Access to and exit from the two villages- Damaskinia and Dragassia, will…

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Safety concerns raised over Lake Polyfytos Bridge

Lake Polyfytos Bridge, one of Greece’s longest bridges is suffering structural problems according to civil engineer and associate professor at the University of Surrey in the UK, Stergios Mitoulis. An autopsy was…

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Greece welcomes in 2020

With the twelfth stroke of midnight, fireworks illuminated skies around Greece, to celebrate the New Year of 2020 and the New Decade! Athens: Thessaloniki: Chania, Crete: Καλή χρονιά!!! ❤️ Posted by Chania…

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Tsipras desperate for more party members

Greece’s former Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is on a crusade to recruit new members for SYRIZA, the main opposition party. Tsipras is scheduled to tour the prefectures of Kozani, Florina and Grevena…

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Greek genius solves world’s long standing math ‘riddle’

Greek university professor Dimitris Koukoulopoulos recently solved a mathematical problem that has been puzzling the science world for 78 years. Koukoulopoulos, an associate professor of Mathematics at the University of Montreal, together…

Symposium on the Greeks to grace the picturesque island of Paros 7

Symposium on the Greeks to grace the picturesque island of Paros

Is there anything more magical than learning about Greek culture, history and art in the birthplace of literature, philosophy, democracy and modern medicine? Being able to discover more about tracing Ariadne, the…

Zeus records 10,000 thunderbolts over Greece 14

Zeus records 10,000 thunderbolts over Greece

The National Observatory of Athens said over 10,000 thunderbolts occurred throughout Greece in 12 hours on Sunday, according to their ZEUS monitoring system. According to the Observatory the combination of hot and…

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Greece’s ‘Red Gold’ headed for China

Noted as one of the world’s best, Greece’s saffron or “red gold” as its often called, is expected to break into the Chinese market by early 2019. In a recent interview with…

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Greece’s Saffron known as the best in the world

Kozani in Macedonia with its mild climate produces the best quality organic saffron in the world and has been growing in this area for the last 500 years. Kozani merchants with successful…