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Daily Archives: September 5, 2011

Fitness During Vacation? Yes, Please!

My day starts with a small bowl of mixed cereals and seeds, milk, a bit of cocoa powder and extra sugar. Two cups of coffee. I sit on the terrace enjoying the breathtaking view over the blue bay on the west of Kos. I watch the Hobby-Cat sailors training as …

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Scandal with Fake Classification Docs Bring Cruises to Halt

Touristic cruises came almost to halt at the Ionian islands after the scandal with fake classification documents broke out. Currently 16 ships were ordered by the Ministry of Citizen’s Protection to stop operating after irregularities in their documents issued by a Russian classification agent in Piraeus. According to Greek state network …

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Photocopies and DVDs Instead of Books in Greek Schools

 A week is left before schools open in Greece and there is no sign of textbooks around. Education Minister Anna Diamantopoulou blamed the auditors’ council  for the delay in printing of textbooks and apologized from students and parents for the lack of books. In an effort to supply pupils and students with important …

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