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Greece to restore electricity to homes cut off, after deaths | Reuters

ATHENS, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Greek authorities promised on Friday to restore electricity to households cut off for failing to pay their bills, after at least three people died in accidents caused by braziers or candles.<p>Local government and state-controlled electricity provider PPC will form teams to …

The 15 most influential Greek ship owners for 2013

The number of Greek shipping magnates and of those employed in this business is almost proportional to the Greek share in the world merchant …

"A Green Story" DVD Hits Stores in Greece | GreekReporter.com

“A Green Story,” the movie about a Greek who comes to America as a poor immigrant and creates a green empire will hit stores in Greece next week. The …

Apple Retail Stores to Integrate iBeacon Systems to Assist with Sales and Services

Earlier this year at the keynote during its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple mentioned iBeacon microlocation APIs as a new part of its SDK, which are designed to access location data through the Bluetooth Low Energy profile on iOS devices. Now, the company is preparing to integrate …

Anonymous threaten to erase Golden Dawn from the Internet

The virtual criminal legion, Anonymous, has posted on YouTube a special message dedicated to the Greek neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn, in which it …

Albanians will become Europeans in Greece

Photo: apdkritis.gov.gr<p><b>Anastasia Balezdrova</b><p>The Ministry of the Interior has announced measures to facilitate the residence of legal immigrants in …

In search of the next top economic model

Pictures: www.naftemporiki.gr<p>Theatre ENTROPIA launched its new international production ''P.I.G.S./Sotiria (or Salvation/Rescue)'' directed by …

Shipping remains the source of income of the Greek economy

Title photo: ethnos.gr<p><b>Anastasia Balezdrova</b><p>13.4 billion euro was the contribution of Greek shipping to Greece’s gross domestic product (GDP), which is …

One in five pregnancies ends in abortion

<b>Anastasia Balezdrova</b> <br>Each year, 41% of a total 208 million pregnancies worldwide are unwanted. The number of young girls and women who are part of …

Six members of Golden Dawn stripped of immunity

With a large majority the Greek parliament has removed the immunity of Golden Dawn’s six members who, as expected, will be charged with various …

What To Expect From Apple’s October 22 iPad Event

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Sri Lanka: nirvana for beach lovers

Sri Lanka overwhelms the senses. The air is heavy with the scent of jasmine, the food richly spiced and the landscape one of utter beauty; the radiant green rice paddies, forests of swaying palm trees and mountains puckered in tea plantations are utterly bewitching. But for many people Sri Lanka …

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News of the World

Inside Flipboard / October 7, 2013<p>The watershed moment for cable news was the Gulf War, in 1991: Who can forget Wolf Blitzer & Co.’s live reports—the …

'Greece Can Never Pay Back Its Debt'

Should Greece have a large part of its debt waived? Absolutely, says George Soros, otherwise the country will never recover. The billionaire investor …

Greece retries journalist who leaked 'Lagarde list' of suspected tax evaders

Kostas Vaxevanis published details of of more than 2,000 wealthy Greeks with cash deposits in Switzerland<p>The journalist who caused uproar in Greece by publishing the so-called 'Lagarde list' of suspected tax evaders with bank accounts in Switzerland, is on trial in Athens on charges of infringing …

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Don't bet on Greece's exit from recession: Business leader

Greece might be confident that it will exit six years of recession in 2014, but the president of the Athens Chamber of Commerce warned the country's …

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Greece Probes Golden Dawn Finances | GreekReporter.com

As Greece prosecutes the leaders of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party on charges of running a criminal gang, investigators said they want access to …

Greek Banks Face Two More Years of Recession

Even as the Greek government touts a coming primary surplus and predicts the beginning of a recovery next year, The Governor of the Bank of Greece …

Drugs Found in Omonoia Police Station

On October 8 the evening officers of the Internal Affairs Division of the Greek Police raided the police station of Omonoia, as part of their …

30 Epic Places You Absolutely Must Visit Before You're 30

Traveling young is important because it shapes your worldview. When you travel young, you realize who you are and what you believe in before it’s time to make the big-kid decisions (career, marriage, and all that scary stuff) that will impact the rest of your life.<p>If you were to visit each of these …

The 65 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like Zara, without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive list of the …

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