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Registrations now open for the Athens Half Marathon

The 2020 edition of the Athens Half Marathon is now accepting registrations. And if last year’s numbers (more than 20,000 participants) are anything to go by, it should be yet …

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Greece calls for a place on Libya peace summit table in Berlin

Greece is calling for a place at diplomatic summit on Libya that is to be held in Berlin on 19 January. A Greek government spokesman Stelios Petsas said at a …

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Greek Government to vote on post-Brexit rights for British nationals and a bevy of other bills

Greek Parliament will vote on several bills in January, including those related to the rights of British residents in Greece post-Brexit and a new proposal for the distribution of MP …

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Greek Parliament tables amendment to facilitate entrance of foreign entrepreneurs to Greece

An amendment was tabled in Greek Parliament on Tuesday facilitating the entrance of foreign businessmen from non-EU countries to Greece. The Greek Foreign Ministry’s draft law, entitled “Regulations for the …

Life

The ancient city of Oeniadae

The site of the ancient city of Oeniadae, in the regional unit of Aetolia-Acarnania in Greece, boasts one of the best preserved shipyards of the antiquity. An important city in …

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Promising Greek Australian soccer player, 21, found dead off beach in Western Australia

The body of a young man found off Twilight Beach in Esperance has been identified as Greek Australian, Eric Birighitti. The 21-year-old soccer play was at the beach with friends …

Sport

PAOK bounce back in derby against AEK

The Super League title race will be a battle for two. After last weekend’s loss at the hands of Aris, PAOK were able to find their way back to the …

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Concerns force traffic restrictions on Greece’s second longest bridge

Traffic restrictions have been imposed on Greece’s second-longest bridge near Kozani amid concerns over structural problems during a recent visual inspection by a UK-based professor of bridge construction and the …

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Greek Australian man stabbed to death in Canberra

Jayscen Anthony Newby, 26, appeared before the ACT Magistrates Court on Monday on charges of murder. Police said they responded to reports of a disturbance at the Silver Gums townhouse …

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How the days of the week got their name

The exciting story as to how the days of the week got their name stretches back to Ancient Greece and is covered in layers of history, religion, astronomy and even …