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Finger pain forces Baghdatis to pull out

A bizaare finger injury forced Cypriot superstar Marcos Baghdatis to withdraw from his third-round match at the Australian Open in Melbourne.

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Kewell Australia’s saviour with last gasp goal

Australia progress to Asian Cup semi finals with goal deep into extra time against Iraq.

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PAOK beats visiting Xanthi, AEK crash at home

PAOK beat visiting Xanthi 2-1 to take sole possession of third place in the Greek league after AEK’s humiliating 4-0 home loss to newcomer Volos on Saturday.

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AEK knock-off Greens in Cup QF

The first round of the Greek Cup quarter finals this week saw AEK defeat Panathinaikos in an evenly balanced game, PAOK draw with Olympiakos in Pireaus and Atromitos and Olympiakos

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Reds lose at home, PAO take win in Lithuania

Greek basketball teams enjoyed mixed results in European competitions this week with two wins and two losses.

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Siemens divides parties

Ex-PM Simitis leads criticism from politicians named in MPs’ report on scandal

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Boy George returns icon

Eighties pop icon Boy George has returned a Cypriot church icon that he bought in the eighties, after a Bishop saw it hanging on the singer’s wall on a TV show.

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Deregulation to open professions

The Greek government has finalised the legislation which will see the deregulation of the ‘closed professions’ in Greece.

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Greek film up for Academy Award

Yiorgos Lanthimos’ Dogthooth was selected as one of nine films that will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 83rd Academy Awards®.

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Diaspora bond being finalised

The Greek government hopes that diaspora bonds will be the secret to unlocking the debt market in the coming months.