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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

GREEK Festival: Traditional GREEK Pastries

Grind nuts from medium to fine texture as desired, add sugar and spices reserving Whole Cloves for later use. Mix ingredients well, set off to side.


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Reinsurance in GREECE, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019

It provides a detailed analysis of the reinsurance ceded from various direct insurance segments in GREECE, and the reinsurance segment's growth ...


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Greek Fest set for Sept. 9-11

ROCKFORD — Greek Fest 2016 will be held from 5 to 11 p.m. Sept. 9, from noon to 11 p.m. Sept. 10 and from noon to 9 p.m. Sept. 11 at Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 108 N. Fifth St. The event, which will celebrate Greek heritage and ...


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Harding University students spend semester in Greece

Students at Harding University left Aug. 31 for a three-month semester to study at the University's campus in Greece. To view these students click here: http://harding.meritpages.com/achievements/Harding-University-students-spend-semester-in-Greece/62470


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Britsh tourist left blind after her drink was 'spiked' on Greek island

… while on holiday on a Greek island. Hannah Powell, 20, collapsed … eyesight will return to normal. Greek press have claimed Ms Powell … . Refugees side-by-side with tourists on Greek island of Lesbos Dr Dimitris …


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German U-Turn Over Migrants Exposes Failure of EU Immigration Policy

The suggestion by German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere that refugees in Germany could be sent back to GREECE, has exposed the complete ...


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DT mulls job cuts at GREECE'S OTE

Deutsche Telekom is considering options including thousands of job cuts at its German business, a review of its holdings in eastern Europe and ...


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Garden Noodles & Greek Dip & Parfaits, Oh My! Refresh Your Bento Routine

How was your Labor Day weekend? Our was wonderful! We got back last night from our Idaho adventure and had so much fun that the girls were wishing this morning, while getting ready for school, that we were still in Idaho. But all adventures must come ...


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For Glendi lovers, it's all about the food

The popular GREEK cultural event – sponsored by St. George GREEK Orthodox Cathedral – dates back to 1978. In addition to all the food, the event also ...


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Reforms to be done by early October, GREEK gov't says

Ahead of Friday's Eurogroup, government sources indicated Tuesday that they expected the so-called prior actions tied to the next bailout tranche of ...


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It's All GREEK: Annual Festival at Holy Trinity-Holy Cross Celebrates Food, Culture

Preparing for Holy Trinity-Holy Cross GREEK Orthodox Cathedral's 44th annual GREEK Festival are, from left: Stephanie Dikis, Sue Graphos, Penny ...


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Don't Miss the Wonderful Pastries and All the Fun at This Year's Greek Festival

As in years past, you can pre-order pastries, but note that you have to pick them up before Friday at 5 p.m. All of the pastries are delicious, but if you’re looking for recommendations, be sure to some amglydotas (almond crescents), diples, and (of ...


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Prosecutor Wants Olympiakos Chief to be Jailed Pending Trial for Match-Fixing

Greek shipowner and Olympiacos football club manager Vangelis Marinakis, aged 49, has been ordered to stand trial over charges of creating a criminal ring and football match fixing. Prosecutor Stamatis Daskalopoulos has pressed charges on Marinakis and dozens more being implicated. As a result of the severity of charges, Daskalopoulos is also suggesting that Marinakis […]


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Greek PM Tells EU Council That Growth and Employment Need to be Promoted in Greece

Europe must not be trapped in a state of inertia but instead respond to the needs of its citizens by tackling first the economic crisis with policies boosting growth and employment, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told the European Council President Donald Tusk in a call on Tuesday. Tusk called Tsipras as part of his contacts […]


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Greek Banks Get Back 800 Million Euros in Deposits

More than 800 million euros in deposits have returned to Greek banks after the latest relaxing of capital controls, almost a month ago. According to exclusive information obtained by the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA) from domestic banking sources ...


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Migrant flows into Greece fall in 2016, but change little into Italy

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VAT Gap: GREECE Lost 5 Bln Euros in Uncollected VAT Revenue

GREECE lost VAT contributions worth 4.926 billion euros in 2014 with takings at 12.67 billion euros rather than 17.6 billion. To see the importance of this ...


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Alternate MFA Xydakis meets Slovenian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sanja Štiglic ...

In the margins of the Bled Strategic Forum, Alternate Foreign Minister for European Affairs Nikos Xydakis had bilateral consultations today with Ms. Sanja Štiglic, Deputy MFA of Slovenia, upon the conclusion of which the Slovenian Minister hosted a luncheon in his honor.During their meeting, the Greek Alternate MFA extended his thanks to the Slovenian government for its support and positive stance towards the refugee crisis since Slovenia has agreed to accommodate a proportionately higher number of migrants and refugees than other EU member-states. For her part, the Deputy MFA of Slovenia suggested strengthening relations between our two countries more by...


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Monalisa Chinda and Hubby Enjoy Breathtaking View in Greece

While we are still waiting for official photos of Monalisa Chinda and Victor Coker’s white wedding, the beautiful bride blessed her Instagram fans with a lone photo from her Great Gatsby themed. The lovely couple were captured enjoying a beautiful scene ...


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Cardiff GREEK Festival set for Sept. 10-11

Saints Constantine and Helen GREEK Orthodox Church welcomes the San Diego community to experience Hellenic cuisine, entertainment and ...


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Do you help or work with refugees? Share your stories

To celebrate the winners of the Nansen refugee award, we’d like to hear your experiences of helping in the refugee crisis * Meet the Lesbos volunteer offering solidarity to refugees A 2,000 strong volunteer sea rescue team, credited with saving thousands of lives during the 2015 refugee crisis, and a passionate human rights activist who provided a safe haven for thousands of the most vulnerable refugees arriving on Greek shores, are the joint 2016 winners of the UNHCR’s Nansen refugee award. To celebrate their work we’d like to hear your stories. Continue reading...


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Bozos, goat lovers and sons of whores: a history of political insults

The Philippine president’s surprising remark about Barack Obama belongs to a tradition of undiplomatic language President Rodrigo Duterte’s description of Barack Obama as a “son of a whore” has caused a spat between the Philippines and the US and raised eyebrows in diplomatic circles. But Duterte’s discourteous language is not exactly a new low in high-level political discourse. Insults – mortal, vulgar, stylish or lighthearted – have been levied by politicians against other politicians, national leaders, public figures and the countries they represent ever since the Greeks invented democracy. Continue reading...


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Gibraltar vs Greece Live Stream Free || Watch 2018 World Cup Qualification ESP3, BTN, ESPU any one of these channel

Gibraltar vs Greece Live Game on Your PC, Mac, iphone, Ipad, Ipod, Mobile. TV to PC Channels technology taps into more than 4,500 TV channels worldwide right over the Internet. Now you can enjoy more channels than your cable and satellite TV combined for a ...


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EUROZONE CRISIS: GREECE crisis could topple Brussels project, top ratings agency warns

GREECE'S financial crisis could erupt once more in an economic cataclysm which would lead to the collapse of the eurozone, a top ratings agency ...


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What We’d See On A Trip To Earth-Like Planet Proxima b

Since at least the time of the Greek philosophers, humans have speculated about the existence of other worlds.


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Pensioners Take to Labor Ministry After 50% Pension Slashes

Greek pensioners who have seen their rights diminish since the start of the economic crisis took to the streets against the latest round of pension cuts in Athens. The elderly shouted slogans protesting against slashes to their pensions outside the Labor Ministry in the Athens center at noon on Tuesday. Following the shock caused by […]


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German Interior Minister Statement on Refugees Serves Internal Interests

Alternate Migration Minister Yiannis Mouzalas responded to statements made by German Interior Minister Thomas de Maizière on Sunday that suggested that Germany could send migrants back to Greece. Speaking with radio station Praktorio 104.9 FM on Tuesday, Mouzalas said that the comments made are “out of place” and “do not help” the situation. “The issue […]


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Cranston Greek Festival returns this weekend

Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) On Tuesday, we got ready to celebrate Greek culture with an annual ...


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Deputy MFA Mardas meets Fadey Charchoghlyan, newly-appointed Ambassador of the Republic of ...

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Dimitris Mardas received the new Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia, Mr. Fadey Charchoghlyan, today, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. During the meeting, the atmosphere of which was exceptionally positive, the two interlocutors reaffirmed the excellent level of bilateral economic and commercial relations and reiterated their interest in having them deepen further. Moreover, emphasis was given to keeping abreast of issues that the 5th Joint Inter-ministerial Committee touched on in March this year as well as the prospects for increasing bilateral trade, enhancing tourist flows to Greece and strengthening cooperation between Agencies and Businesses...


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Foreign Minister N. Kotzias meets R. Singer, CEO of the World Jewish Congress (MFA, 6.9.2016)

Today, September 6, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, met with Robert Singer, CEO and Chief Executive Officer of the World Jewish Congress, a delegation of which is on visit to Greece.During the meeting they discussed the close relationship between Greece and Israel as well as the Greek and Jewish diaspora. They also touched on developments in the Eastern Mediterranean and ways to broaden scope for further bilateral cooperation.


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Foreign Minister Kotzias’ interview with AMNA

JOURNALIST: On Thursday and Friday we are hosting in Greece, on the island of Rhodes to be exact, the Conference for Security Stability in the E. Mediterranean, where Arab and European states will be meeting on your own initiative. Would you like to elaborate on the objective thereof?N. KOTZIAS: There is this historical, cultural and geographical area consisting of S.E. Europe and the E. Mediterranean. This is an area of shared interests. Yet, we have to restore its functionality. Its shared interests are interwoven with history and culture, concern new infrastructure, division of labour, security and stability. This...


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GREECE faces fresh bailout cash freeze over reform progress

GREECE looks set to have another €2.8bn in bailout funds frozen amid reports that its European creditors will withhold the cash for the rest of the year ...


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Exclusive: Princess Olympia of GREECE on relocating to New York and her ultimate style icon

Princess Olympia of GREECE is one of Europe's most stylish royals, gracing covers of the world's top fashion magazines and sporting outfits from the ...


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Firefighters rescue tourist mom & kids trapped in flooded stream

Firefighters successfully managed to rescue a mom and her two minor children who were trapped in their car in a flooded stream in Thesprotia in western Greece. The tourist from Romania and her two kids were driving through the area of Karavostasi that became the target of a heavy rainfall […]


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Med Sailors Travel Diary – Greece

I have had this on my bucket list for a while now. Ever since a friend of mine told me of her beautiful sailing trip through Greece, I’ve always known I’d someday have to do the same so I feel fortunate to have spent a week sailing with Med Sailors ...


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Sigma Chi's GREEK Village home begins

The groundbreaking for the new Sigma Chi $1.4 million GREEK housing at Southeast Missouri State University was held on Thursday, Sept. 1.


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Unknown Mortal Orchestra Unveil “Shakedown Street” At The Greek In Berkeley

Global rockers Unknown Mortal Orchestra finished a busy year of touring by teaming with Aussie psych-rockers Tame Impala for a pair of shows at The Greek in Berkeley on Friday and Saturday nights. The band honored local heroes the Grateful Dead by ...


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Krema Greek Yogurt Cheesecake Frozen Strawberries {$100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway Alert}

West Coast living to me means healthy living. Did you know British Columbians have the highest life expectancy of any province or state in North America? We tend to be health-conscious around here, and we like to take advantage of our mild weather year ...


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Greek Festival making its 41st run in Salt Lake City this weekend

There's no need to get a passport to Greece, as everything you need to relish this Mediterranean culture can be found at Salt Lake City's annual Greek's Festival. A Utah tradition, and one of the state's largest cultural events, the festival begins its ...


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Cornerstone, CPC, and PathStone celebrate 120-unit senior complex in Greece: Long Pond Senior Housing

Greece, NY Rochester’s Cornerstone Group, Ltd., New York State Homes and Community Renewal, PathStone Corp., Community Preservation Corp. (CPC), and partners recently celebrated the opening of Long Pond Senior Housing. The first phase of the 120-unit ...


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The game is up: Shakespeare's language not as original as dictionaries think

Australian academic David McInnis claims literary bias by first editors of OED has credited Shakespeare with inventing phrases in common Elizabethan use Shakespeare did not coin phrases such as “it’s Greek to me” and “a wild goose chase”, according to an Australian academic. In an article for the University of Melbourne, Dr David McInnis, a Shakespeare lecturer at the institution, accuses the Oxford English Dictionary of “bias” over its citation of Shakespeare as the originator of hundreds of words in English. The OED, which saw its original volumes published between 1884 and 1928, includes more than 33,000 Shakespeare quotations, according to McInnis, with around 1,500 of those “the first evidence of a word’s existence in English”, and around 7,500 “the first evidence of a particular usage of meaning”. Continue reading...


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Turkish cargo ship Saffet Bey ran aground at Lacedaemonia coast in GREECE

Saffet Bey aground The Turkish cargo ship Saffet Bey ran aground at Lacedaemonia coast in southeastern part of the Peloponnese peninsula, GREECE ...


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'Europe owes GREECE,' immigration minister says

Refugees stage a protest as they demand the opening of the borders from Greek government, at Sintagma square in Athens, GREECE on September 2, ...


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Only 4500 Refugees Relocated From GREECE, Italy Under EU Quota Scheme

About 4,500 refugees were relocated from GREECE and Italy as of the beginning of September under the European Union's quota scheme, according to ...


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GREEK citrus exports to Romania up 55.86%

Global GREEK exports to Romania have increased by 5.33% in the first half of 2016, according to provisional data from the GREEK Statistical Authority ...


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Weekend events: Nyack's Patriots Day, Grange Fair, GREEK Fest

Nyack's annual September street fair has been renamed to mark the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks. Nyack's Patriot's Day Street ...


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[Ticker] Millions back in GREEK banks after capital controls loosen

At least €800 million returned to GREEK banks since finance minister Euclid Tsakalotos scrapped a 420-euro per week limit on withdrawals for new ...


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Greek Yogurt Cheesy Bacon Ranch Artichoke Chicken

Today’s recipe is a riff on an internet classic – you throw cream cheese blocks on top of chicken breasts, add some ranch dressing powder and some bacon, cook it in the crockpot and call it a day. I’ve come up with a recipe using Olympic Krema Greek ...


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Big Bridge Press Hosts New Greek Avant Garde Poetry Anthology

Panos Bosnakis edits a new anthology that approaches Greece’s forgotten avant garde in a truly innovative way. The anthology, published by Big Bridge Press, includes a few familiar faces (Demosthenes Agrafiotis) and a few less familiar names. From ...


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Greek league to start amid violence, corruption probe

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Organizers of the Greek league say games will start on Saturday after a two-week delay imposed by the government, which is struggling to tackle ongoing violence and alleged corruption in the sport.


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