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One dead, three injured after building collapses in Piraeus

A two-story building collapsed in the area of Pasalimani in the port city of Piraeus on Tuesday morning, killing one person and injuring three. The building was old and under re-construction when it collapsed. Citing police source, daily ethnos.gr reports that the person killed was a 31-year-old  police officer serving …

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Ferries docked, public transport paralyzed due to 24h strike in Greece

Public and train transport and maritime traffic in Greece will paralyze on Wednesday, April 17, 2024, after several unions declared to join the 24-hour strike organized by the  Confederation of  Private Sector Workers (GSEE). The strike is expected to impact public transport services on land and the sea across the …

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Drone from Iran at Heraklio beach? No worth the panic…

A drone washed ashore of a beach in Heraklio, Crete, on Sunday, and many beach-goers got panicked thinking it was a drone from Iran! According to local media, swimmers and sunbathers at Analipsi beach in Hersonissos were stunned to see a remote controlled aerial object washed ashore. They immediately called …

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Overtourism: Cruise ship cancels Santorini stop over congestion

The Sun Princess, a cruise ship operated by Princess Cruises, has notified its customers over the weekend that it will not be making a stop at the Greek island of Santorini in 2024  due to congestion issues that would negative affect the visitors’ experience. The news that Princess Cruises’ Sun …

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High-school student punches police officer during control

A 16-year-old high-school student punched a police officer during a control check on Sunday night. the boy and three of his friends were arrested but also a teacher accompanying them as the incident happened during a school trip. The parents are accused of neglecting the supervision of minors. Juvenile delinquency …

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