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Greece: 13 Dead After Migrant Boat Capsizes In Aegan Sea

Dec 25, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Greece: The total number of people killed in the boat accidents, which have occurred in the last three days has reached 27. The sinkings came as smugglers increasingly favour a perilous route from Turkey to Italy.

Greek Runner Runner Costas Gelaouzos Wins First Post-pandemic Athens Marathon

Nov 14, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The race resumed this year after a hiatus in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. There were 9,558 runners registered to line up at the start in the village of Marathon.


Second Successive Earthquake Hits Greece Island

On Monday, an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of at least 5.8 struck Crete, sending people rushing into the streets, damaging homes and causing rockslides. One person was killed in the quake.

Fire Breaks Out Inside Migrant Camp In Greece

Sep 20, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Authorities said the fire started in some abandoned buildings inside the camp and had been brought under control.


Wildfire Engulfs Northwest Of Greek Capital, Hundreds Of Firefighters In Action To Douse Fire

The fire near the village of Vilia, about 60 kilometers (40 miles) from Athens, broke out on Monday, one of hundreds of wildfires that have burned across Greece this month.

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17 July, 2021

European Nations Impose Incentives, Penalties To Boost Vaccine Shots

Associated Press (AP)

Greece became the latest on Friday, with a new measure coming into effect requiring proof of vaccination or recent recovery from COVID-19 for access to indoor restaurants, cafes, bars, and movie theaters. Children can enter with negative tests.


19 March, 2020

Amid Calls For Postponement, Greece Hands Over Olympic Flame To Tokyo 2020

Agencies

In the absence of spectators, Lefteris Petrounias ran a lap with the flame and Katerina Stefanidi lit a cauldron inside Panathenaic stadium. The flame was then handed to Tokyo 2020 representative Naoko Imoto


11 March, 2019

'My Lucky Day', Says Greek Man Saved From Ethiopia Plane Crash By Being Late

Outlook Web Bureau

A Greek man said on Sunday he would have been the 150th passenger on the Nairobi-bound Ethiopian Airlines Boeing plane that crashed killing all on board, except he arrived two minutes late for the flight.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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