Sunday , May 19 2019
Home / News / Society (page 4)

Society

Tragedy in Athens: Mother throws child from 5th floor, jumps behind

A pair of child shoes, a few flowers, a couple of candles… Still in shock residents of Neos Kosmos paid a small tribute to the 4.5-year-old girl that was thrown down from the 5th floor of an apartment building by her own mother. 24 hours after the tragedy in a …

Read More »

Private sector, communist unionists deliver a scuffle at Plenary meeting (video)

A truly …nice Greek atmosphere at the plenary of Greece’s private sector unions umbrella GSEE.The hall turned into a boxing match, after unionists of the Confederation delivered a scuffle with members of the Communist party union PAME. Swears flew through the air, punches ended on shoulders, some unionists left with …

Read More »

Gunman of NZ massacre, Brenton Tarrant, stayed in Greece in 2016

The gunman of New Zealand massacre Brentan Tarrant not only stopped in Athens International Airport twice when he took his trip to Europe. He also stayed in the country for at  least 15 days, media report on Saturday evening. The 28-year-old Brenton Tarrant was reportedly transit at the Αthens airport …

Read More »

UPD Athens International Airport on hijack alert after warning phone call

Athens International Airport Elefterios Venizelos in Athens was set on high alert Friday afternoon, after an unknown caller claimed that there would be a hijack on one of the airplanes arriving from London today. The call was made at one of the commercial stores of the airport, around 3 o …

Read More »

Last inhabitant of Cretan village abandoned long ago dies at 80

The last resident of a village abandoned long ago was found dead in his home on Friday morning. The 80-year-old man refused to move away from the place he was born and grew up. All other inhabitants had abandoned the mountainous settlement Perivolakia in Sitia on the island of Crete, …

Read More »

Death toll of flu victims in Greece rises to 118

A total of 118 people died after contracted with the flu virus from begin of the flue season in October 2018 until March 10, 2019, Greece’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) said on Thursday. Despite the recession of the flu, another seven people died of the virus last …

Read More »

TURKOFAGOS: The Greek word on New Zealand terrorist’s weapon

The brutal killer of dozens of innocent worshipers at two mosques in New Zealand’s Christchurch has identified himself as Brenton Tarrant from Australia. He had accounts on social media, Twitter, Facebook, and forum platforms where he had announced his plans to carry out the attack already two days before the …

Read More »

Ridiculous! Hospital Workers unionists lay flowers at Dromeas sculpture (video)

A stunning action by the chairman of the Public Hospital Workers Union, POEDIN. After a protest outside the Labor Ministry, POEDIN chairman Michalis Giannakos moved to the sculpture of Dromeas and laid a few flowers and a small cardboard with the pictures of some ministers and a phrase reading “They …

Read More »

Crete: Mother, 2 children pulled out car plunged in 80-meter deep cliff

A mother and her two children aged 9 and 10, were pulled out of  a car that fell off a cliff in the region of Rethymon Prefecture, Crete, on Tuesday. A woman was reportedly driving between Sisses and Aloides, when she lost control of the car that plunged into an …

Read More »

German woman arrested as prime suspect for death of Greek partner

For ten days, she was sleeping next to her dead partner, she was talking to him and she would even cook for him, the German national, the number one suspect for the death of real estate agent in Halandri, reportedly told police. The 56-year-old German national even admitted to have …

Read More »

Patras Carnival 2019 – The Big Parade – LIVE Stream

The big parade of the famous Patras Carnival started at 2:30 on Sunday afternoon. 40,000 carvinalists, 160 fantasyful floats are marching through the streets of the city. Thousands of visitors form across the country have flocked to Patras to enjoy the event. The big parade will last until 6:30 p.m. …

Read More »