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Mar 30, 2018
Greek club PAOK docked three points, owner banned for three years for storming onto pitch with a gunThe owner of Greek club PAOK has been banned for three years after storming onto the pitch with a holstered gun on his belt, league organisers said.
Mar 15, 2018
Gun-toting PAOK president Ivan Savvides faces disciplinary charges as FIFA warns Greece to take immediate actionPAOK Salonika president Ivan Savvides on Wednesday faced disciplinary charges that could lead to a lengthy stadium ban and a points deduction for his team, as world soccer’s governing body FIFA warned Greece to act or face potential suspension.
Feb 05, 2018
Macedonia name row: Greeks hold massive rally to protest govt's attempts at reaching compromise with neighbouring countryTens of thousands of Greeks staged a mass rally in Athens on Sunday, urging the government not to compromise in a festering name row with Macedonia.
Jan 29, 2018
Cyprus leader Nicos Anastasiades looks for allies ahead of presidential polls that could define peace talks with Turkish CypriotsIncumbent Nicos Anastasiades will face Leftist-backed candidate Stavros Malas in a presidential runoff on 4 February, election results suggested on Sunday
Jan 16, 2018
Earthquake measuring 4.3 on Richter Scale rattles Greece; no injuries reported yetThe US Geological Survey said the 4.3-magnitude quake struck 25 km northeast of Athens.
Jan 14, 2018
'Do not fear the other': Pope Francis speaks on World Migrant Day, calls for hospitality and compassionPope Francis called for hospitality towards migrants, calling it a "sin" to give in to fear of the other as he marked the World Day of Migrants and Refugees. "It is not easy... to put oneself in the shoes of people so different from us," the pontiff said during a solemn mass at St Peter's Basilica.
Jan 07, 2018
January transfer window: Olympiakos agree deal to re-sign Belgian forward Kevin Mirallas on loan from EvertonGreek champions Olympiakos announced on Saturday that they have come to an agreement with English side Everton for the return of Belgium international winger Kevin Mirallas.
Jan 02, 2018
Bulgaria takes over EU's six-month revolving presidency, will grapple with migrant crisis and Brexit during termBulgaria, EU's poorest member state took over the bloc's six-month revolving presidency with the migrant crisis and Brexit among the top items on its agenda.
Nov 27, 2017
Greece extends support for India's UNSC bid, inks pact for direct flight service between nationsIndia and Greece agreed to deepen bilateral cooperation in a range of key areas including trade, maritime security and energy and inked a pact for launching the first direct flight service between the two countries
Nov 22, 2017
Athens flash floods: 21 dead; one missing as water engulfs areas of Greece's capitalThe death toll from flash floods near Athens last week has risen to 21, with one more person still missing