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Authorities say a raging wildfire southeast of Greece's capital has burned down at least one house and threatened several others.
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Local residents watch as a fire burns a forest near the town of Keratea, 40 kilometers southeast of Athens Saturday, July 12, 2014.
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The sun's as hot, the sea's the same cool, translucent blue, and the general atmosphere is still...well...why rush? But this isn't the Greece that so many of us know and love.
The Public Gas Corporation is processing a plan to offset the losses of the local gas supply corporations, known as EPAs, in the natural gas retail market, in cooperation with Shell and ENI, the other main stakeholders in the three EPAs in Athens, Thessaly and Thessaloniki.
A ministerial decision to green-light a pilot scheme allowing retail stores in 10 areas to open on every Sunday of the year A- starting on July 13 A- has created a split among Greek tradesmen.
The biggest and brightest moon of the year rises over a Jerusalem neighborhood on Sunday, June 23. The magic moment happened early June 23, 2013, when the moon was at the closest point to Earth in its orbit .
As the militant Islamic State threatens to shatter Iraq's central government, the leaders of Iraq's Kurdish Regional Government have called for the creation of Independent Kurdistan.
This scratch-built flying boat is the handiwork of Aris Kosmides of Thessaloniki, Greece.
Democratic Left , a former partner in the Greek government coalition that departed last year after a rift over the closure of state broadcaster ERT, lost a second MP in one day on Thursday after party chief Fotis Kouvelis ousted Grigoris Psarianos.
In the wake of a successful visit to Greece last month by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, the countryA's President Xi Jinping is due to arrive on the southern Aegean island of Rhodes on Sunday in what is regarded as a highly symbolic trip.
According to Greek defense sources, a formation of Turkish F-4 jets entered the Athens Flight Information Region at 3,000 feet over the Fourni collection of islets between Samos and Chios at 3.18 p.m. The newly formed Institution for Growth in Greece development fund is next week set to sign contracts up to the amount of 200 million euros with ... (more)
In the late spring of 1944, Nazi ships of death were making stops in the ports of the Ionian Islands.
Greece's FinanceMinister Gikas Hardouvelis speaks during an economy conference at Vouliagmeni area in Athens, Wednesday, July 9, 2014.
And especially in the spring, when the Greek Cyclades are still relatively green, when the weather is mild, prices are reasonable and the tourists have not yet arrived in their thousands.
Their defiance of a European Union stop work order is more significant than just another missed chance for Europe to call out the Kremlin.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 01:17 pm
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