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Weather in Athens: Sunday, 6th June 2010

Weather miserable … so cheer up! partly cloudy sea grey life like this ? OH NO! Better a classical jazzy Summertime I am not going to let  Sunday newspapers’ pathetic news about politicians’ scandals, unpunished corruptors,  free running killers & 40 years of work for – 52% pension to get me down. I …

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Nikos Georgas: Winner "Greece's Got Talent" – Super WOW!

Amazing Voice! youtubed by radiogreece Nikos Georgas, 55, works at a touristic shop in Athens… youtubed by marymiriam21 Nikos Georgas is the Winner of Greece’s Got Talent! Enjoy full version of O Sole mio at 1:50 Greek Song at 4:54 youtubed by zacharias13 Nikos Georgas… the Greek “Susan Boyle” as …

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"Black Friday" at Greek Stock Market – Where are my Blue Chips?

<!– Download the files with the historically adjusted prices of the new ATHEX sector indices. (Period covered 1996 – 2005). –> ↓What happened today at the Greek Stock Market ? Greek Stock Market  experienced a dramatic sharp  plunge today. Athens Stock Exchange is down  -78,63 or  -5,03% at    1.484,9 units Losses of Banks are …

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Greek activists arrived in Athens – also 3 French, 1 American

At 3:10 in the morning the C-130 carrying 31 Greeks, 3 French and one American citizen  landed at Elefsina military airport, near Athens. More than 100 relatives and supporters cheered them and shouted Pro-Palaistinean slogans. Alternate FM D. Droutsas  and two lawmakers  were alo at the airport to meet the …

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Victim of Economic Crisis: Man sets himself on fire in a bank!

  A 50 years old man attempted to set himself on fire inside  a bank branch in downtown Thessaloniki. The man entered the bank at 15:00 and started to threaten he will set himself on fire. Shortly after he poured on himself a flammable liquid and lit the fire. The …

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Radical Pension cuts upset Greeks

Vacation? This was lllaaaast year…. The last vacation you ever had in your life ( photo: Lefkada 2009 ) Greeks experience a new shock, as the lenders – Troika (EE/ECB/IMF) demands a radical decrease in pensions. Pension : only just 48% of the salary after 40 years of work! While Labor Minister Andreas …

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Pay your Taxes everywhere! Video

Funny video with the Tax Paying Card in French http://www.contribuables.tv/2010/04/01/qui-sait-ce-quils-taxeront-ensuite/ with Greek subtitles  http://www.capital.gr/capitaltv/player.aspx?id=717 by www.contribuables.org  Resist Tax Increases of course, I wasn’t able to upload the 2 videos. Who thought I ‘m perfect ?

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Flotilla activists: 3 Greek Journalists Detained

  Maria Psara – Μαρία Ψαρά: Ethnos newspaper Aris Xatzistefanou – Αρης Χατζηστεφάνου: Sky TV Karetina Kitidi – Κατερίνα Κιτίδη: TVXS on board of the Gaza Flotilla, covering the Gaza Aid, have been detained and are currently held in Beer sheva prison. They will be deported from Israel.  

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A. Tsochatzopoulos: EX-Minister’s Million Euros Question

UPD 07/06/10 Akis Tsochatzopoulos appeared before the Trnasparency Committee of PASOK today. The Committee decided to propose the suspecion of the Tsochatzopoulos party membership.  If PASOk – Ethics  Committee takes a possitive decision it will be independantly of any justice’s decision. Ex-deputy and Minister, Tsochatzopoulos stated that he will  go to justice …

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Anti-Israeli Protest in Athens

  Some 2.500 protesters gathered outside the Israeli Embassy in Athens. The demonstration ended in clashes between protesters and police. Protesters threw water bottles and cups full of coffee, stones and wooden sticks to the policemen, who answered with tear gas.

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latest news from state NET TV correpsondent Panos Xaritos According to information from Israeli Foreign Ministry – there are no Greeks among the dead or injured – Captain of Sfendoni is not reported as injured – 14 Greeks are to be deported from Israel – There is a group of …

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