Monday, Oct 02, 2023


Greece: 13 Dead After Migrant Boat Capsizes In Aegan Sea

Greece: The total number of people killed in the boat accidents, which have occurred in the last three days has reached 27. The sinkings came as smugglers increasingly favour a perilous route from Turkey to Italy.

25 December 2021

Fire Breaks Out Inside Migrant Camp In Greece

Authorities said the fire started in some abandoned buildings inside the camp and had been brought under control.

20 September 2021

European Nations Impose Incentives, Penalties To Boost Vaccine Shots

Greece became the latest on Friday, with a new measure coming into effect requiring proof of vaccination or recent recovery from COVID-19 for access to indoor restaurants, cafes, bars, and movie theaters. Children can enter...

17 July 2021

Greek Runner Runner Costas Gelaouzos Wins First Post-pandemic Athens Marathon

The race resumed this year after a hiatus in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. There were 9,558 runners registered to line up at the start in the village of Marathon.

14 November 2021

Wildfire Engulfs Northwest Of Greek Capital, Hundreds Of Firefighters In Action To Douse Fire

The fire near the village of Vilia, about 60 kilometers (40 miles) from Athens, broke out on Monday, one of hundreds of wildfires that have burned across Greece this month.

20 August 2021

Amid Calls For Postponement, Greece Hands Over Olympic Flame To Tokyo 2020

In the absence of spectators, Lefteris Petrounias ran a lap with the flame and Katerina Stefanidi lit a cauldron inside Panathenaic stadium. The flame was then handed to Tokyo 2020 representative Naoko Imoto

19 March 2020

Second Successive Earthquake Hits Greece Island

On Monday, an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of at least 5.8 struck Crete, sending people rushing into the streets, damaging homes and causing rockslides. One person was killed in the quake.

28 September 2021


'My Lucky Day', Says Greek Man Saved From Ethiopia Plane Crash By Being Late

A Greek man said on Sunday he would have been the 150th passenger on the Nairobi-bound Ethiopian Airlines Boeing plane that crashed killing all on board, except he arrived two minutes late for the flight.

11 March 2019


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