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SYRIZA: We have big fights ahead of us

SYRIZA: We have big fights ahead of us

Posted on Wednesday, 4 May 2016, at 8:03am

Athens, May 4, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris “We have big fights ahead of us”, says SYRIZA in its message for the First of May Day, adding that “we have to fight for another Greece, in another Europe”. The whole of SYRIZA message for the First of... [ Read more ]


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Features

Migrant crisis: Stranded in Greece

Migrant crisis: Stranded in Greece

Posted on Thursday, 28 April 2016, at 12:04pm

There has been a dramatic reduction in the number of migrants arriving in Greece since an agreement between Turkey and the EU came into force. Lesbos used to get more than 5,000 a day. On Monday there were just four. But with Europe's borders closed, more than 50,000... [ Read more ]


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Music

Morfes :  M o u s i k o   P a n i y i r i

Morfes :  M o u s i k o   P a n i y i r i

Friday, 20 & Saturday 21 May 2016; 9:00pm - 4:00am

Morfes band was formed at the beginning of 2015 by one of the most well known clarinet soloists worldwide, Sassi Tsentourou . Dina Petridi and Danai Mpoutsi, the two other members of Morfes, have also a strong background in Greek folk music for over 10 years. Morfes are... [ Read more ]


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Theatre-Film

The Bacchae, by Lazarus Theatre Company

The Bacchae, by Lazarus Theatre Company

Tuesday, 19 April – Saturday, 7 May 2016; (Tue-Sat only) 8:00pm

A man is just a man, unless that man is God. A wanderer returns, driving the people of the city into a ferocious and liberating sexual frenzy. His actions excite, his message thrills, but his mission is revenge. Euripides’ hedonistic and uncompromising final play comes... [ Read more ]


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Art

About Shadows – Yπό Σκιάν

About Shadows – Yπό Σκιάν

Friday, 22 April - Thursday, 19 May 2016

Photographs by Olympia Theofanopoulou Parikaki exploring how light and shadows, in conjunction with the human presence in a specific place, strike some of our innermost chords. Meet the artist: Saturday 23 April, 5pm-7.30pm. For opening hours call 020 7487... [ Read more ]


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Lectures

Yanis Varoufakis at the Brighton Festival

Yanis Varoufakis at the Brighton Festival

Tuesday, 10 May 2016; 7:30pm

In his new book, And the Weak Suffer What They Must?, former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis assesses the history of the European monetary union. A passionate campaigner against austerity, Varoufakis argues that it is a fundamental threat to Europe and to the global... [ Read more ]


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Other

Morfes :  M o u s i k o   P a n i y i r i

Morfes :  M o u s i k o   P a n i y i r i

Friday, 20 & Saturday 21 May 2016; 9:00pm - 4:00am

Morfes band was formed at the beginning of 2015 by one of the most well known clarinet soloists worldwide, Sassi Tsentourou . Dina Petridi and Danai Mpoutsi, the two other members of Morfes, have also a strong background in Greek folk music for over 10 years. Morfes are... [ Read more ]


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Literature

An Octopus in my Ouzo, by Jennifer Barclay – WIN BOOK

An Octopus in my Ouzo, by Jennifer Barclay – WIN BOOK

'... Loving Life on a Greek Island' JENNIFER BARCLAY Out on 14 April 2016, Pb, £8.99, ISBN: 978-1-84953-860-2 *Enter the euGreeka draw to win a copy of the book! With a laptop and hiking boots, surrounded by wild beauty and traces of ancient history, Jennifer plans to... [ Read more ]


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Social

George Dalaras at the Cyprus Wine Festival

George Dalaras at the Cyprus Wine Festival

Weekend 25-26 June 2016

Tickets for George Dalaras’ performance at the Cypriot Wine Festival & Business Exhibition on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June 2016 will go on sale soon. The musical phenomenon will give two shows at the extravaganza organised by our newspaper at Alexandra Palace’s... [ Read more ]


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Parties

Morfes :  M o u s i k o   P a n i y i r i

Morfes :  M o u s i k o   P a n i y i r i

Friday, 20 & Saturday 21 May 2016; 9:00pm - 4:00am

Morfes band was formed at the beginning of 2015 by one of the most well known clarinet soloists worldwide, Sassi Tsentourou . Dina Petridi and Danai Mpoutsi, the two other members of Morfes, have also a strong background in Greek folk music for over 10 years. Morfes are... [ Read more ]


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