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Public sector union ADEDY calls for strike on Tuesday

Public sector union ADEDY has called a 24hour strike for Tuesday, following a decision by the Athens First Instance Court that ruled ADEDY's strike-abstention from the employees' evaluation process "illegal and abusive."
September 22, 2014

'Going crazy': survivors tell of Europe's deadliest migrant shipwreck

After three days adrift, drinking his own urine to survive as he watched dozens of people sink to a watery grave, Mohamed Raad started to lose his grip.
Yahoo! News: September 18, 2014

The world’s most (and least) generous people

Greece the world's least generous
Yahoo!7 News: September 17, 2014

FBI Goes After Indymedia in Greece

United States surveillance of progressive media continues.
teleSUR English: September 18, 2014

Police report identifies officers with ties to Golden Dawn

A year after the killing of leftist rapper Pavlos Fyssas by a Golden Dawn supporter amid allegations of links between the neofascist party and the Hellenic Police, a report by the force’s internal affairs department has identified several officers
eKathimerini: September 17, 2014

Greece comes last in EU social justice index

Of the six indicators measured in the Bertelsmann Foundation social justice report, Greece came last in four: access to education, access to the labour market, social cohesion and non-discrimination and intergenerational equity
Enet: September 17, 2014

Pistorius found guilty of 'culpable homicide'

South African track star Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide, but cleared of other more serious murder charges in connection with the killing of his girlfriend.
September 12, 2014

562 civil servants fired in 2014 for transgressions including absenteeism and stealing

A total of 562 civil servants have been fired from the beginning of the year for misconduct, the ministry of Administrative Reform said on Tuesday.
September 9, 2014

Pavlos Fyssas murder trial expected to start before the end of the year

The trial over the September 2013 murder of anti-fascist rapper Pavlos Fyssas by a self-proclaimed member of Golden Dawn, an act that sparked a large-scale investigation
eKathimerini: September 9, 2014

Hospital staff to protest on Wednesday

A draft law setting up a new hospital payments agency, the Hospital Payment Systems Company SA, triggered a storm of protest from doctors and staff in hospitals, whose unions announced protest actions.
September 9, 2014