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Talks lined up in wake of ‘shameful’ soccer scenes

The government has pledged to meet with soccer officials after Easter to tackle unruliness in the game following wild scenes at the Greek Cup semifinal between PAOK and Olympiakos in Thessaloniki on Wednesday night, which led to seven arrests being made.
eKathimerini: April 18, 2014

Police arrest Toumba stadium 'fishmonger'

36-year-old arrested for dumping anchovies on Olympiakos players' bench
Enet: April 17, 2014

Greek soccer turns fishier than ever

Soccer in Greece reached new lows in scenes unseen since the national team’s triumph in Euro 2004, as PAOK and Olympiakos served up a cup semifinal with PAOK emerging as the winner and the sport as the loser.
eKathimerini: April 16, 2014

Documentary about Paris's homeless scoops top honors at Thessaloniki festival

Claus Drexel's “On the Edge of the World,” a powerful film about the homeless of Paris, has scooped the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) award for a foreign feature at the annual Thessaloniki Documentary Festival (TDF).
eKathimerini: March 25, 2014

Thessaloniki celebrates documentaries

The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival – Images of the 21st Century, attracted 191 films from 42 different countries. The festival is an increasingly popular event for film makers launching new films and this year is proud to host three world premiers.
Euronews: March 18, 2014

Huub Stevens dismissed by PAOK Salonika after Greek Super League disappointment

PAOK Salonika have sacked Dutch head coach Huub Stevens following Sunday's "below-par performance" against mid-table Ergotelis.
Sky Sports: March 3, 2014

PAOK sacks Stevens

PAOK Salonika has sacked Dutch coach Huub Stevens after the "below-par performance" against mid-table Ergotelis.
SBS: March 3, 2014

PAOK sacks Dutch coach Stevens

Dutch coach Huub Stevens was fired by PAOK on Sunday, the Greek Super League club announced.
eKathimerini: March 3, 2014

Greek doctor arrested for inciting anti-Jewish hatred, weapons possession

Police in northern Greece say a 57-year-old neurologist has been arrested for inciting racial hatred and weapons possession.
The Province: March 2, 2014

Germany rejects Greek Jews' Nazi-era reparation claim

Germany on Wednesday rejected a fresh Nazi-era reparation claim by a Greek city's Jewish community but offered the group cooperation on future projects.
AFP: February 27, 2014