Antirrio-Ioannina in Less Than 100 Minutes -
Antirrio-Ioannina in Less Than 100 MinutesGreek ReporterThe first sections to be completed were the bypasses of Patras, Arta and Agrinio, and the Rio–Antirrio bridge. In late 2006, Greece signed a €1.4 billion deal with a Greek-Spanish consortium consisting of construction firms GEK Group of Companies SA ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 11:01 am
City Journal: Finding Paul's Mecca - Raleigh
Raleigh Public RecordCity Journal: Finding Paul's MeccaRaleigh Public RecordAs the story goes, Paul's grandfather, Nick Dombalis, sailed from Patras, Greece to Montreal, Canada in the summer of 1913 with a mere $19 to his name. After years of working as a coal miner, bus driver, chauffeur and waiter, Nick and his wife Helen ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 4:56 am
Ancient Greek Port Revealed Near Corinth,
Ancient Greek Port Revealed Near Corinth, PeloponneseGreek ReporterAn ancient Greek port was revealed and recorded at the location of the Ancient Lechaion harbor, in the area of the modern Corinth Gulf, in the Peloponnese. The submerged ancient port covered a total area of 2,750 square meters. It ran 911 meters along ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 3:19 am
Court Acquits 2 Men of Human Trafficking in
Court Acquits 2 Men of Human Trafficking in Strawberry Shooting CaseGreek ReporterThe court of appeals of Patras had acquitted the two men on charges of grave bodily harm in the case of shooting several migrant strawberry pickers in Manolada, Greece. However, they had faced charges of human trafficking. The court had also sentenced ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 5:56 am
Guanylyl Cyclase Activation Reverses
Guanylyl Cyclase Activation Reverses Resistive Breathing-induced Lung Injury ...AJRCMB (subscription)Constantinos Glynos University of Athens, George P. Livanos and Marianthi Simou Laboratories, Evangelismos Hospital, 1st Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Athens, Greece, Greece ; University of Patras, Greece, Laboratory of Molecular ...
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 6:49 pm
City Journal: Finding Paul’s Mecca
I’ve basically been here ever since.” As the story goes, Paul’s grandfather, Nick Dombalis, sailed from Patras, Greece to Montreal, Canada in the summer of 1913 with a mere $19 to his name. After years of working as a coal miner, bus driver ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:59 pm
Robots, Humans Work Together Perfectly in
The project includes 15 partners in seven countries, including: the Institute for Computer Science and Control at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences; University of Patras, Greece; University of Skövde, Sweden; and the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.
Posted on 19 October 2014 | 6:00 pm
Ferry Carrying 763 Passengers and Crew
According to the Hellenic Coast Guard, the M/F Europalink was sailing to Italy from Patras, Greece with 693 passengers, 70 crew and 366 vehicles when it ran aground early Sunday along the small island located near the northern entrance to the Straits of ...
Posted on 21 September 2014 | 8:46 am
Migrants strawberry pickers protest in
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Posted on 14 July 2014 | 10:16 pm
You Pin It, We ID It: An Abandoned
Sleuthing, step 1. A reverse image search led back to a number websites in Greece, the first clue. I learned the rooftop is in Patras, Greece on the corner of Filopoimenos and Riga Ferraiou streets, to be exact. Almost every website that posted the ...
Posted on 1 June 2014 | 10:14 am