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11-year old pupil killed by stray bullet

11-year old pupil killed by stray bullet

An 11-year old pupil was killed on Friday by a stray bullet. The pupil was participating in the end of the school year’s concert when it suddenly fell on the floor.

The spectators thought that the boy fell unconscious and hit his head. The 11-year old was sent to hospital were it died despite the doctors’ efforts.

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Greek inflation rate slowed to 1.2 pct in May

Greek inflation rate slowed to 1.2 pct in May

Greek inflation rate slowed to 1.2 pct in May, from 1.6 pct in April and -0.9 pct in May 2016, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Friday. The statistics service, in a monthly report, attributed this development mainly to the introduction of a 10-day offer period in shops, while several product prices rose because

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FM Kotzias and UAE counterpart discuss Gulf region on the phone

FM Kotzias and UAE counterpart discuss Gulf region on the phone

Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias spoke by telephone with the Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates, Dr. Anwar Mohammed Gargash, the foreign ministry announced on Friday. The conversation focused on the developments in the Gulf region and Arab states’ relations with Qatar, as well as on bilateral and regional c

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Mitsotakis reiterates his call for elections during prior actions debate

Mitsotakis reiterates his call for elections during prior actions debate

Main opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis reiterated his call for an election on Friday, saying his party is the only one that can implement the changes required in Greece.

“Give a solution. Call elections. Only through elections can we have a government with momentum and credibility, determined to make the changes t

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Industrial production up 1.0 pct in April

Industrial production up 1.0 pct in April

Industrial production grew 1.0 pct in April, with manufacturing production rising 0.1 pct in the month, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Friday.

The statistics service, in a monthly report, said that the industrial production composite index rose 1.0 pct in April compared with the same month last year, after a

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Payroll cost index up 1.0 pct in the first quarter of 2017

Payroll cost index up 1.0 pct in the first quarter of 2017

The payroll cost index in the economy grew 1.0 pct in the first quarter of 2017, with the exception of the primary sector and household activities, compared with the same period last year, after a 0.9 pct rise recorded in the 2016/2015 period, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Friday.

The statistics service, in a

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PM Tsipras congratulates British Labour party leader Corbyn

PM Tsipras congratulates British Labour party leader Corbyn

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sent his congratulations on Friday to the leader of the Labour party Jeremy Corbyn, who he called friend, on the outcome of the British elections.

In a post on Twitter, Tsipras said that the outcome was exceptional and underlined that the left can inspire. He also noted that it is the

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Jamiroquai concert at the Athens Release Festival cancelled

Jamiroquai concert at the Athens Release Festival cancelled

The long-awaited Jamiroquai concert at the Athens Release Festival, scheduled for June 17th, has been cancelled due to a health problem of Jay Kay, singer of Jamiroquai.

The announcement of the Athens Release Festival gives instructions for those who have already purchased their tickets.

“Friends of Athens Release, a l

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