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40 min ago | EKathimerini

Man arrested over 68,000 packets of contraband cigaretttes

A 57-year-old man was arrested in Thessaloniki on Sunday after being found in possession of 68,000 packets of contraband cigarettes.

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5 hrs ago | EmilyStyle

Good Friday and Easter Holy Week Celebrations in Athens, Greece

It was fun to be in Athens for Holy Week from Palm Sunday to Good Friday! Easter is the biggest holiday of the year in the Greek Orthodox Church and the city celebrates will all kinds of events.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Greece Travel, Baked Goods, Food, Bread, Fasting, Health

Sun Apr 20, 2014

CNN

A Unique Easter Tradition in the Cyclades Island of Paros

There are many reasons to love the holiday of Easter. Here is mine: while Christmas nowadays is more or less the same everywhere - a truly globalized event, celebrated from Alaska to Zimbabwe with decorated pine trees, Silent Night and a jolly fat man in red pyjamas - Easter has managed to preserve its diversity, its many ancient faces and ... (more)

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Rockets fly over the bell towel of Panagia Erithiani church, during Greek Orthodox Easter celebrations on the eastern Aegean island of Chios on April 19, 2014.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Gloucester County Times

Dining Out: Estia Greek Taverna brings Greek Islands to the Garden State

When you step inside Estia Greek Taverna in Marlton , the first thing you notice is the beautiful interior.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

EKathimerini

Greece offers to help find Turkish F-16 lost in 1996

Greece officially offered on Thursday to assist Turkey in its efforts to locate and salvage a Turkish Air Force fighter jet which crashed in the Aegean almost 20 years ago.

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The Cyprus Weekly

Easter fun seekers

The financial crisis may have a strong hold on Cyprus but it appears more people than last year will be using the Easter break to go on holiday.

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EKathimerini

Seven arrested over Toumba violence

Seven people were arrested Wednesday in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, in connection to violence ahead of the Greek Cup semi-final second leg match between PAOK and Olympiakos soccer clubs.

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TechCrunch

LongAccess Wants To Cold-Store Your Digital Life For 30 Years

Tech people are probably used to the idea that we'll have our memories and photos stored online.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Daily Kos

The Beautiful Island of Kos IAN:4/17/2014

Listening to the news, I heard someone mention the Greek island of Kos. I thought I should find out more, and because it was beautiful and interesting, share what I found.

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TrekEarth

"the island of Artemis"

I had fun trying to compose this picture while also playing with a lonely cat that was rubbing on my legs.

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Russia Taday

a Bond bubble bursts anew

Patrick L Young is expert in global financial markets working in multiple disciplines, ranging from trading independently to running exchanges.

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EKathimerini

Bad weather leaves northwest town powerless

Large parts of the town of Ioannina, in northwest Greece, were left without electricity on Wednesday morning after snowfall in mountainous areas and heavy rains that hit the region led to disruptions in the operations of the Public Power Corporation's local network.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Trend

Greece offers assistance in search for crashed Turkish jet

Greece is to assist in the salvage operation of a Turkish fighter jet which crashed with its pilot in 1996 in the Aegean Sea, the Greek foreign ministry spokesperson Konstandinos Kutras said Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reported.

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Circulation

Proteome-Based Systems Biology Analysis of the Diabetic Mouse Aorta...

From the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Glasgow, UK ; UniversitA tsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg/Saar, Germany ; Institut National de la SantA© et de la Recherche MA©dicale , U1048, Institut of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease, UniversitA© ... (more)

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Examiner.com

At the Getty. 'Heaven and Earth: Art of Byzantium from Greek Collections'

Byzantium - the very word conjures up images of a culture that was mystical and the mysterious, cultured, sophisticated and intimately doomed.

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RF Globalnet

Tyndall Researchers Lead International Project To Create Next-Generation Electronic Devices

Scientists at Tyndall National Institute, Cork, are leading a European research project which will develop a test environment to help create the electronic and photonic devices of the future.

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Park Slope Stoop

Ume Ume Is Bringing Together Children & The Arts On 4th Avenue

A brother and sister with backgrounds in music and arts are hoping to inspire those passions in neighborhood kids with their new children's enrichment program at Ume Ume Music & Arts , which recently opened at 319 4th Avenue, just off 3rd Street.

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EKathimerini

Greece's market return mirrors return of tourists

Greece's successful return to bond markets is the most recent in a series of "positive messages" for the economy that included the country posting a record year for tourism and forecasting an even stronger 2014, Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni said.

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Seeking Alpha

This Might Not Be The Last Round Of Funding For The National Bank Of Greece

This is contrary to the initial announcement that it will be raising capital via other means, and not selling more shares.

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