Minor Skirmishes as Greece Celebrates
Novinite.comMinor Skirmishes as Greece Celebrates Anti-Junta UprisingNovinite.comGreeks commemorated on November 17 the 41st anniversary of the 1973 Athens Polytechnic Uprising with demonstrations in Athens, Thessaloniki, Patras and most major cities. In Athens between 20 000 and 25 000 participated in the annual protest rally in ...and more »
Posted on 18 November 2014 | 12:30 am
Sri Lankan team completes 5-week Overland
Sri Lankan team completes 5-week Overland ExpeditionDaily MirrorIn Venice, they boarded a ferry for 33 hours, which took them to Patras in Greece. From there, they journeyed through the remotest parts of Turkey, crossing into Iran, where they continued without any navigational equipment into Pakistan. There, the ...
Posted on 16 November 2014 | 4:00 am
Greek Court Rules for 2007 Ileia Fire
Greek Court Rules for 2007 Ileia Fire DisasterGreek ReporterOn Tuesday, a Patras Misdemeanors Appeals Court handed down prison sentences amounting to 77 years, merged to 40 years, to four defendants standing trial for the disastrous forest fires of 2007 in Ileia, Peloponnese, Greece, in which 36 people were ...
Posted on 11 November 2014 | 1:43 pm
AN AFGHAN BOY'S LONELY TREK TO FREEDOM -
AN AFGHAN BOY'S LONELY TREK TO FREEDOMToronto StarSayed, 17, left his home in Afghanistan in search of a better life in Europe. Facing harrowing conditions, he carries the hopes of his entire family on his slender shoulders. By Tanya Talaga, Global Economics Reporter. PATRAS, GREECE—Across the street ...and more »
Posted on 8 November 2014 | 4:33 pm
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Greece on
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Greece on Saturday, 8 November 2014VolcanoDiscoveryPatras (Greece) (122 km E from epicenter)(no details): Ξυπνησα και ειδα τα φωτα να ταλαντευωνται πολλη ωρα... (via EMSC). Arta (Greece) (124 km NE from epicenter)(no details): At first I thought I was dizzy and then some objects and my office start ...and more »
Posted on 8 November 2014 | 3:26 pm
Greek Hackers Breach Legal Database
The online investigation led to the arrest of two 36-year-old men in Patras, Greece, who hacked an online legal content database and were selling access codes to internet users via their own website. A file was formed against the two hackers for persistent ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 2:38 am
March for 41st Polytechnic Uprising
Thousands of protesters demonstrated in Patras, Greece, commemorating the 1973 Polytechnic uprising against the military junta as they marched through the centre of the city. Clashes broke out during the march between anarchists and police.
Posted on 17 November 2014 | 7:37 am
AN AFGHAN BOY'S LONELY TREK TO FREEDOM
Facing harrowing conditions, he carries the hopes of his entire family on his slender shoulders. PATRAS, GREECE—Across the street from the second biggest port in Greece, a 17-year-old boy peers from behind the walls of an abandoned autobody shop and ...
Posted on 8 November 2014 | 8:56 am
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
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