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How to Tell the Parcel you’ve recieved is Suspicious

After today’s horror in Athens with parcel bombs delivered to foreign embassies, I thought to publish a useful guide on How to tell the parcel you’ve recieved is suspicious!  In short we can say that the suspicious parcel or letter is usually designed in such a way that the packaging seems …

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Athens: Day of Horror with Exploding Parcel Bombs

Police and Anti-Terror units are on red alert in Athens after a series of  parcel bombs sent to several foreign embassies. Earlier today Greek police detonated a parcel bomb at the Bulgarian embassy at Palaio Psychiko, a noble  suburb in the north of the city. A hour before a blast had occurred …

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Athens: Sarkozy Bomb Plot ?

Greek police foiled four attempted parcel bomb attacks Monday, allegedly targeting French President Nicolas Sarkozy and three embassies in Athens, after one of the devices exploded at a delivery service, leaving a worker hospitalized with burns. Motorcycle police later detained two Greek men, aged 22 and 24, several hundred meters …

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Times-they are a changing: Summer Time Ends

Do not forget to change the time of your clocks tonight as the European Summer Time ends! Clocks will go back one hour  at 4 a.m. Sunday morning.  I bet you are familiar with the trick: clock shows 4 o’clock but it is 3 o’clock! What a Miracle…. If you set back your clocks …

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Axis Occupation vs. IMF Occupation

Politicians’ messages on the anniversary of 28th October 1940 were always meant to appeal to the sentiments of the Greeks. Unity, Solidarity, Heroism, National Pride, Commitment, Sacred Cause, Freedom Defense were always the key words of the tearful messages. And so they are this year.  Of course, this year our politicians …

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Sofia Vempo, October 28/1940 & Me (Greek music videos)

When I was young, I hated her. I always associated her with the dictatorship, the Colonel’s Junta. Then I grew up during those times. I wasn’t perfectly wrong about her but for sure I was mistaken as well. Her name was Sofia Vempo (1910-1978).  At school they used to play …

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Ali Pasha’s Treasure turns into Water

That was bad fortune. Bad fortune in treasure hunting is real bad and unfortunate. Trikala news reports that a supposed misuse of the drill led instead to the legendary “Bank of Ali Pasha” to a bank of water. Greek-Australian Evangelos Dimas saw his much promising project  “treasure hunting” gone bathing. The …

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Juncker vs. Lady Gaga: And the Winner is…

Jean Claude Juncker! Exactly! Eurogroup-chief Juncker ranked first in my blog yesterday. Euro-Juncker got 4,91 percent more than Lady Gaga! The three posts about Juncker’s statement that caused political row in Greece and stunned many European politicians reached  26,4% in the preference of KeepTalkingGreece’s visitors, according to Google Analytics. . The visitors came …

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Trafficking ring steals ova from women with help of Greek doctor.

A joined Greek-Bulgarian police operation has cracked down a criminal ring of human traffickers, who  forced women from Bulgaria and Romania to prostitution and stole their ova. Four Bulgarians, two Romanians and one Greek doctor were arrested on Friday with charges of human trafficking, forced prostitution,  illegal trade of human …

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Greece:West Nile Virus Cases on the Rise – 34 Infected

Thirty four  people have been  infected with the West Nile Virus transmitted through mosquitoes , says  the Center Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO). In a press release Thursday, the KEELPNO announced that 34 cases were diagnosed with the virus. That is 13 more people have been infected than those reported …

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Greece: 20 West Nile Virus cases – No reason to panic

Two people have died and 18 are sick with encephalitis caused by a mosquito-born disease, the West Nile Virus or Fever, Greek media report. Four more cases of encephalitis from West Nile virus were confirmed Tuesday in northern Greece, bringing to 20 the total number of patients in whom the virus has …

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Austria’s Far-Rights Campaign with Greek… and They Don’t Pay Him a Cent!

Austrian Far-Right “Freedom Party” (FPÖ-The Social Home Party)  Steiermark  branch have recently presented their campaign for the next autumn elections.  FPÖ has started already to pollute the beautiful environment of Steiermark and insult the aesthetic of driving motorists, non-political tourists and shopping citizens, with several hundred posters hanging everywhere in the …

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Averof: How an armored cruiser becomes a ship model!

How an armored cruiser becomes a ship model…. The idea for this post came from my pal Giannis! Watching the pictures of the creation process reminded me of my brother, who used to spend endless hours on  ship modeling See the whole process of creating a ship model from a …

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Greek Court Rules: Sheep to Turn Night Lights On – Video

 Instructions for Greek Shepherds! How to put night lights on your sheep! Watch video! THE COURT DECISION: Greece’s  Supreme Court in No. 606/2010 decision rules that the shepherd, who has no visible lights at the beginning and end of the sheep flock  moving at night on the road,  is partly …

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