Whereas in 2009 the wealthiest fifth of the population had incomes that were five times more than the poorer fifth, they now earn 7.5 times more, a conference organised by the Parliamentary Budget Office is told
Enet: November 22, 2013
At least 32 people have died after the roof of a supermarket collapsed in the Latvian capital Riga.
BBC: November 22, 2013
Eurostat also records that Greece has the third lowest birth rate (9 live births per 1,000 population) in the EU – a position it shares with Italy. Both countries followed Germany (8.4 births per 1,000) and Portugal (8.5 births per 1,000)
Enet: November 21, 2013
Seven people were found guilty of robbing ancient artifacts from the Museum of Ancient Olympia,
November 21, 2013
Crimes recorded in Greece in the first 10 months of this year pointed to a considerable slump compared to the same period last year,
November 21, 2013
A 28-year-old man was beaten to death in central Athens late Tuesday during a dispute over back pay, reports said Thursday.
eKathimerini: November 21, 2013
An overwhelming 80 percent of unemployed young Greeks are turning their backs to the public sector as a way out of record high unemployment
China Economic Net: November 20, 2013
Turkey and Greece were locked Wednesday in a war of words over the possible conversion of Hagia Sophia, one of Istanbul's most stunning landmarks, into a mosque.
AFP: November 20, 2013
Supreme Court (Arios Pagos) prosecutor Anastassios Kanellopoulos submitted a six-page report to the judicial committee of the Special Court asking that former Finance Minister George Papaconstantinou be tried by that court
November 20, 2013
Gregory Laham, the Syrian patriarch of the Melkite Greek Catholic church has called on his fellow Christians to stay in Syria, despite the brutal conflict raging in the country.
AFP: November 19, 2013