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Rare Albino Golden Eagle Found in Western Greece
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A unique albino golden eagle was found a few weeks ago by a caretaker of the Greek Ornithological Society at the area of Mesologgi, Western Greece. The caretaker found the eagle near the Messologgi sea-lake a few hours after a strong storm.

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Hearing for woman accused in Greece home invasion postponed
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The federal detention hearing for a woman accused of having a role in a Greece home invasion has been postponed. Jessica Moscicki is now scheduled to appear in federal court on Nov. 13. A bail hearing scheduled for Thursday was postponed as federal …

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Greek euro dilemma is back as minister predicts volatility
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Greek bond investors face a rollercoaster ride for the next four months as the government tries to contain the risk of snap elections, Minister of Administrative Reform Kyriakos Mitsotakis said. Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has until February to pull to… …

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Peripheral banks lead European shares lower after positive start
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European shares turned lower on Thursday as banks in countries such as Italy, Greece and Spain resumed their recent downtrend. Shares in peripheral banks have mostly been falling since the publication of the results of the European Central Bank’s stress t… …

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Clientelism belongs to the past, says Mitsotakis
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Clientelism as a tactic used by Greek political parties in their efforts to hold on to power is a thing of the past, according to Administrative Reform Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis. Responding to an article penned by Tony Barber in the Financial Times ( “… …

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Alan Irvine: Georgios Samaras win bounce back after being dropped by Greece
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ALAN IRVINE has backed Georgios Samaras to bounce back from being dropped by Greece boss Claudio Ranieri. By: Brendan McLoughlin. Published: Thu, October 30, 2014. Georgios Samaras will bounce back after Greece snub says Alan Irvine [GETTY].

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Germany denies report on post-bailout aid for Greece
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BERLIN (Reuters) – The German government on Thursday denied a Greek media report that Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and his Greek counterpart Gikas Hardouvelis had reached an agreement on further support for Greece after it exits its bailout …

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Tsipras to meet with BoG governor on Thursday
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SYRIZA chief Alexis Tsipras was expected to meet with Bank of Greece Yannis Stournaras on Thursday. According to sources the meeting had been originally scheduled for Friday, but was nearly cancelled following reports that Stournaras was expected to meet … …

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Civil servants to be investigated for transferring money abroad
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More than 5,000 Greek civil servants are set to be investigated for transferring about 1.5 billion euros to foreign banks since 2010, it emerged on Thursday. Based on figures released by the Administrative Reform Ministry, out of some 5,260 civil servants… …

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Samaras — Karamanlis Meeting to Send Message of Unity
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A meeting between current New Democracy leader and Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and former New Democracy leader and Prime Minister Kostas Karamanlis took place yesterday at a central Athens restaurant. The two men arrived at the restaurant from different entrances at around 2 p.m. This was their first public meeting since the elections of 2009. [...]

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PASOK Changes Name on November 1st, Papandreou Absent
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PASOK, the Panhellenic Socialist Movement, established on September 3rd, 1974, will be called Democratic Party as of November 1st. Party leader Evangelos Venizelos says the change is absolutely necessary in order to attract more voters who belong to the center-left. The organizing committee, headed by Venizelos, will convene Saturday and Sunday at Athinais centre. Party [...]

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