Thessalia, Greece Newswire

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  1. Court upholds sentence of man accused of molesting autistic sonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    A Larissa appeals court has upheld a 15-year jail sentence against a 47-year-old man who was found guilty of sexually abusing his autistic son, court sources said on Wednesday. The court rejected the defendantA's appeal for any reduction to his jail sentence, which was imposed after judges found him guilty of abusing his son from February 2008, when the boy was aged 16, to January 2010, when the manA's wife reported him to police.


  2. A life-saving Jewish connection, if new UK princess named AliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | The Times of Israel

    The newborn daughter of Britain's Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, outside St. Mary's Hospital's exclusive Lindo Wing, London, Saturday, May 2, 2015. Bookmakers Sunday touted Alice and Charlotte as the most likely names for Britain's newborn princess, the second child of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, who was born Saturday.


  3. Volos police looking for two suspects in hit-and-run murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | EKathimerini

    Police in Volos, central Greece, were on Friday looking for two men, a 17-year-old Greek and a 30-year-old Albanian national, in connection with the hit-and-run killing of a 29-year-old man they had been seen arguing with in a bar. Shortly after, the two suspects ran the 29-year-old down with their car in the street and then sped off.


  4. Rethymno defeats in-form AEK on CreteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | EKathimerini

    AGO Rethymnou put an end to a positive string of results for in-form AEK, while PAOK survived a strong challenge by Kolossos Rhodes in Thessaloniki in yet another exciting weekend of basketball action in the A1 league, even without the two giants, Panathinaikos and Olympiakos playing. Rethymno edged out AEK with an 80-79 victory at home to climb to the sixth spot after coming from behind in a very entertaining game on Saturday on Crete.


  5. mirPub: a database for searching microRNA publicationsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Bioinformatics

    References to miRNA names in the literature often deviate from standard nomenclature for various reasons, since even the official nomenclature evolves. For instance, a single miRNA name may identify two completely different molecules or two different names may refer to the same molecule.


  6. Two Greeks in quake-stricken Nepal reported safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | EKathimerini

    A Greek woman who was feared missing in Nepal following a deadly earthquake has informed her family she is well. The Cretan womanA's father told Mega TV on Monday that his daughter had been in a mountain village when the 7.8 Richter earthquake struck and had not realised the damage it caused.


  7. 1 killed, 1 injured in major fire at abandoned factory in VolosRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on April 23, 2015 shows the site of a major fire, in which one person died and a second was critically injured, that broke out at an old abandoned factory in the central Greece city of Volos. (Xinhua/Anastasia Fyssa)


  8. 1945: Europe after the warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Deutsche Welle

    An exhibition at the German Historical Museum in Berlin asks: How did Europe deal with post-war life? The unfathomable ramifications of World War II are made real through personal accounts. On May 8th 1945, the 19-year-old Ernst Kohlmann flew over his parent's former home in a US military plane.


  9. One dead, another seriously injured in old factory blaze in VolosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | EKathimerini

    One man died while another was seriously injured on Thursday after a large fire broke out in an old factory in Volos, central Greece. According to reports in local media, six people were allegedly inside the no-longer-in-use factory seeking to remove metal when the fire broke out under yet-to-be determined circumstances.


  10. Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish RescuersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Jerusalem Post

    JNF and the B'nai Brith World Center in Jerusalem jointly held a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in Martyrs Forest commemorating the heroism of Jews who rescued other Jews during World War II. "My grandfather received many medals for saving most of the Jewish community of Volos during the Second World War, but I think that for him, the greatest medal of all would have been today's ceremony in his honor, at Martyrs Forest in the hills that surround Jerusalem."


  11. Rabbi saved a Jewish city in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Intermountain Jewish News

    IN THE Jerusalem Hills, there stands the single largest memorial to the Holocaust in the world known as Martyrs' Forest, which is comprised of six million trees planted in memory of those six million Jews who perished. A unique ceremony, the only one its kind held on Holocaust Remembrance Day in the capital, was scheduled to take place there this year to commemorate the heroism of Jews who rescued fellow Jews during the Holocaust.


  12. epa04706788 A relative of Holocaust survivors placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Salinas Californian

    A man passes the main gate of Auschwitz-Birkenau, a World War II Nazi death camp, during the March of the Living on April 16 in Oswiecim, Poland. Ten thousand people participate in the annual march to commemorate Holocaust Martyr's and Heroes Remembrance Day, honoring 6 million Jews who perished during World War II.


  13. Inside Israel, 10:44 AMRemembering the Jews Who Fought BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Israelis throughout the country stood for a minute's silence Thursday morning, as the sirens sounded in honor of Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day. In familiar yearly scenes, motorists could be seen parking their cars in the middle of highways across Israel, standing together with pedestrians in a powerful show of national unity and remembrance.


  14. Choosing Who to Honor for Holocaust CommemorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    If you have ever had the honor to attend a Holocaust dedication ceremony, it is a harrowing experience. That can be especially so when attending a guest lecture from a survivor of the Nazi concentration and extermination camps, or hearing the dramatic tales of survival by elders who were only kids who hid in forests, attics or basements.


  15. Special Holocaust Event: Rabbi-Partisan WarriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A special event will be held on Thursday in time for the Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day, to commemorate Jews who rescued other Jews during the horrific years of the Holocaust. The event, held by the B'nai B'rith World Center in Jerusalem and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael , will feature an honor guard of 200 Border Patrol Cadets, and 200 high school students will take part in the ceremony along with Jewish rescuers and survivors.


  16. Telegrah includes Yerevan in list of Europe's 16 oldest citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | ARMINFO news agency

    Number 16 on the list is Yerevan, Armenia. "When did the earliest inhabitants settle? 782 BC.


  17. KKL, B'nai B'rith to honor memory of Greek fighting RabbiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Jerusalem Post

    An memory of an elderly Jewish Rabbi who led partisans against the Nazis in occupied Greece during the Second World War will be honored during a ceremony at Jerusalem's Martyr's Forest on Yom HaShoah on Tuesday. The B'nai B'rith World Center in Jerusalem and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael will cosponsor the event, which for the past twelve years has been dedicated to honoring the memory of Jews who rescued their coreligionists during the Holocaust.


  18. 10,500 Besieged Residents Flee MessolonghiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Free Dictionary

    The town is the capital of Aetolia-Acarnania regional unit, and the seat of the municipality of Iera Poli Mesolongiou . Missolonghi is known as the site of a dramatic siege during the Greek War of Independence , and of the death of poet Lord Byron.


  19. Heracles General Cement Company SA (HRAK) - Financial and Strategic...Read the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 |

    The company's activities are production and trading of cement, concrete and other construction material. It is the member of Lafarge.


  20. World's Travellers Uncover Booking's BestRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Customer Interaction Solutions, the world's number one accommodation site, today unveils The Booking's Best Awards - an exclusive award that goes to only 260 accommodations out of a possible 600,000 - as decided by over 40 million real, relevant and recent customer reviews. Whether it's the tastiest breakfast, an off the beaten track stay or just plain value for money, the Booking's Best Awards recognise that it's the little things that can make or break a holiday.