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An earthquake, measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale, shook the island of Kos at 10:42 am on Tuesday, with the epicenter located in the sea between Kos and the Turkish coast. No damages or injuries were reported. Gerasimos Chouliaras, Geodynamic...

Heat wave continues

Heat wave in Greece is prolonged with temperatures rising up to 41 degrees Celsius. High temperatures will be observed mainly in the Ionian Sea and the mainland regions, reaching up to 39 degrees in Macedonia, Thrace, Thessaly and Eastern Peloponnese. In...
The wildfire on the island of Kythera in southern Greece burns for the fourth day but the front is partly checked and does not threat any settlements. The fire-fighting operation continues with 116 firefighters on the ground backed by 38...

Pagasitikos Bay

“The Conference on Cyprus was closed without an agreement being reached”, said UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, after the Cyprus talks in Crans-Montana collapsed. According to diplomatic sources, the conference ended due to Turkey's unyielding stance on maintaining the right...
Journalists and administrative personnel working in all private, public and municipal media (print, broadcast, online), ERT, ANA-MPA, the General Secretariat of Information and all Press Offices, will hold a six-hour work stoppage on Tuesday, July 4, from 11:00 to...
Greek women's basketball team finished fourth in the Eurobasket 2017 in the Czech Republic after losing 78-45 to Belgium on Sunday. The team appeared exhausted after consecutive matches and the overexertion during the semifinal with France. Nevertheless, the fourth place...
Moody's Investors Service announced on Friday that it had upgraded Greece's long-term issuer rating as well as all senior unsecured bond and programme ratings to Caa2 and (P) Caa2 from Caa3 and (P) Caa3, respectively. According to Moody’s, the key...
Greece’s federation of local government employees POE-OTA decided on Sunday to continue labour action until next Thursday - as announced last week - and said it was not satisfied by the measures Interior Minister Panos Skourletis has proposed for...
Greece women’s national basketball team celebrates its success, having been qualified for Eurobasket 2017 semifinals. The Greeks, after a great performance in the second half, crushed Turkey's team with 84-55 in the quarterfinals and secured a spot in the semifinals.

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