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Greece The Grateful, the Historic Greek Independence Symbolic Painting, that Tsipras Moved Away from his Office

Posted by moodhacker on March 24, 2018 at 6:50 PM Comments comments (0)




Greece Τhe Grateful is the painting of the Greek painter Theodoros Vryzakis, created in 1858. It belongs to the archive of the Greek National Gallery.



It is a work of special symbolism, since it portrays Greece in the form of a new crowned woman, in ancient style dress, amidst the 1821 Revolutionary fighters, breaking the chains of slavery...

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Meet the Greek centenarians' secret: It's social life!

Posted by moodhacker on March 6, 2018 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)




A person’s social life might contribute as a  much more citical factor to longevity than previously thought.



 Dr. Sanjay Gupta presented recently in his program Vital Signs on CNN that science is showing our social lives are just as important to living a longer life. T...

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A biblical #FlashFlood in #Greece with No #Survival Guidelines released at all 24h after

Posted by moodhacker on November 16, 2017 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)



Maria Papapanagiotou


At least 15 people have lost their lives and 17 are severely injured by a  biblical flood in the west area of Attica, Greece has never seen before, that hit overnight and killed mostly elderly people that were sleeping and were left  helpless in their homes alone. It is the most deadly such incident in Greece of the&#...

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#Europe should work on regional level to confront its walls

Posted by moodhacker on November 13, 2017 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (0)




" Europe today has to confront the walls and the dividing lines that keep  rising within its territory, and which are  incompatible with our common European vision and the Europe of open borders and equal opportunities we have all dreamt of, and this, today brin...

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Meet the Greekies and adopt them, wherever you are on globe

Posted by moodhacker on November 9, 2017 at 10:50 AM Comments comments (0)




The new documentary by Menelaos Karamaggiolis, a cinematic allegory of events from the past seven years in Greece, is based on true stories that take place in “invisible” neighborhoods around Athens. The stories of the Greek Animal Rescue stray animals depict what is happening in financial-crisis-Greece, motivatin...

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Applications Open for EU Funds for small and medium Tourism enterprizes at 120m Euros

Posted by moodhacker on November 9, 2017 at 7:05 AM Comments comments (0)


A total of 120 million euros has been earmarked for the establishment of new and the completion of incomplete tourism enterprises, with the application procedure opening up next month, the economy ministry said this week.


Tourism sector professionals will be able to submit their investment plans and apply for subsidies in December within the National Strategic Refere...

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"Too soft with anarchists": #Athens is a safe city, #GreekPM says

Posted by moodhacker on July 27, 2017 at 6:00 PM Comments comments (0)



"I feel that Athens is one of the safest capitals in Europe, "Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in an interview with Alpha’s main news bulletin. one week after a group of around 200 masked anarchists had smashed the windows of almost all of the shops along the main shopping...

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Stay Safe in #Athens: Greek Police #Campaign for Tourists

Posted by moodhacker on July 23, 2017 at 5:35 AM Comments comments (0)



The Attica General Police Directorate has launched an awareness campaign for tourists visiting Athens, as part of the upgrading of its services for the safe stay of those visiting the Greek capital.



Through the campaign “Stay safe in the city of Athens”, a special pavilion on Thursday was set up near the archaeological site of the...

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Anarchists smashed one of the most expensive shopping streets in Athens, Greece

Posted by moodhacker on July 23, 2017 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

 


Broken shop windows, shards of broken glass scattered on the street, cardboard “patches” over their windows and looks of despair on shop-owners’ faces was the result of a July night’s protests by extreme anti-establishment activists who marched to express their rage against a court decision that rejected an appeal by Irianna, a 29-year-old activist for th...

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Hail the Leftists! It was the Greek Gov't that Chose to Cut Pensions, said German FinMin

Posted by moodhacker on July 2, 2017 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)





It was the Greek government that chose to cut pensions to meet fiscal targets, not the creditors’ demand, not even suggestion, German Finance Minister Wofgang Schaeuble made clear in an interview published on Saturday July 1, releasing to the Greek people  the dark side of  the leftist government's handling of poverty and the new fiscal ...

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The Hidden #Underwater #Delos

Posted by moodhacker on June 9, 2017 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)




The recent underwater excavations  carried out off the island of Delos in the Cyclades, brought to the fore ancient coastal structures, a port and shipwrecks, the Greek Culture Ministry officially announced end of May 2017,  cocnluding a series of underwater excavations around the island.


According to the offi...

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Playing Life and Death in #Knossos, the first draughtboard in the world #AncientGreece

Posted by moodhacker on April 3, 2017 at 5:40 AM Comments comments (0)



Knossos game is the ancient board game discovered by Evans in the Palace of Knossos and goes back to 1600 BC. It is a "race game", but at the same time something more.


It portrays an ancient symbolism about life and the trip to Hades with a re...

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Sense Zagori, Top Alternative Travel to Greece

Posted by moodhacker on March 31, 2017 at 8:00 AM Comments comments (0)


The National University of Athens and the Zagoria Excellence Network presented the launch of “Sense Zagori Project”, a project that concerns the promotion and development of Zagori and the wider region.


“Sense Zagori Project” aims to the total restart of the area and the local sustainable development through modern tools that seek:

– the ...

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Alexis Tsipras on austerity, collective labour agreements from Rome

Posted by moodhacker on March 26, 2017 at 2:25 AM Comments comments (0)


PM Alexis Tsipras and his wife Bety Baziana in Rome , March 25th, the Greek National Independence Day , dressed both in the colours of Greek flag 


Europe is not defending its own accomplishments, its heritage and social model and has surrendered to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which explains its existentia...

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#Grexit2017 and the Single Currency Epidemic @yanisvaroufakis 2 @AlJazeera

Posted by moodhacker on February 11, 2017 at 4:00 AM Comments comments (0)

 



An "epidemic" washing over other European countries may see the end of the EU, warned Yanis Varoufakis, Greece’s former finance minister in a fiery interview/ to be shown by Al Jazeera TV on Sunday February 12.  


Seven years after European Union bailed Greece out in controversial circum...

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Greece, drama with no good end, says Guardian

Posted by moodhacker on February 5, 2017 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)

 



German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Alexis Tsipras to cooperate with Greece’s bailout auditors, leaving the prime minister to face his country’s creditor institutions without political intervention by the government in Berlin, according to Bloomberg

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US Justice Department in Greece for Novartis scandal

Posted by moodhacker on February 5, 2017 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)



The more the US Justice and the FBI sheds light on the giant pharmaceutical scandal by its epicenter Greece, the more the leftist government of Alexis Tsipras SYRIZA party aim to gain the profit on the country's public opinion of this governement\s determination to fight for transparency on public affairs .

Greek and US investigators aim to d...

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The Greeks' taxes paid in real in Gold

Posted by moodhacker on January 28, 2017 at 4:45 AM Comments comments (0)

 

 



 

Greeks exchanged their gold English pounds they were saving for a rainy day in order to get by in 2016, according to the Bank of Greece.

 

The gold coins traditionally bought and stashed away for emergencies, were liquidated in 2016 in order for holders to make ends meet.

 

According to Bank of Greece data regarding the buying and selling of gold English pounds, Greeks sold twice as many coins in ...

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Centenarian Greek passed away at age of 112 writing poetry to the very last moment

Posted by moodhacker on January 16, 2017 at 4:00 AM Comments comments (0)



 

Hailing from a village in Ileia in the Peloponnese, Theodoros Masouras moved to Achaia some years ago and worked as a farmer, while in his spare time was known to write poetry.

 

Most significantly, during his long life he bore witness to some of the most significant events in the history of modern Greece, ...

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"We will be back, " claimed Athens terrorist group

Posted by moodhacker on January 10, 2017 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

 

 

Police have discovered rough notes listing the names of politicians, including that of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, while searching the apartment occupied by convicted terrorist Pola Roupa at the time of her arrest, a police source said on January 10.  In addition to Tsipras, the notes also included main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis and former prime minister Antonis Samaras. But therhad not been found plans of attack against the three po...

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