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Two Men Found Dead in Kardamyli Gorge

Two young men were found dead inside a gorge in Kardamyli, Peloponnese on Tuesday. Greek Police said that their bodies were riddled with bullets. The two men, a 25-year-old and a 26-year-old, were with friends in Kardamyli and at around 1:30...

Father Says Son Videotaped Beating

The parents of a 39-year-old food delivery worker whose burned remains were discovered in a car near the town of Astros in the Peloponnese last Friday, will face murder charges on Tuesday. In a story that made front-page news all...

Father Murders Son in Astros Village

A father shot his son to death and then burned the body to hide his traces in the Astros Village of Peloponnese, Greece, August 15. The 39-year-old son lived in Attica and used to visit his parents quite often. According...

Northern Greece: Family Tragedy on August 15

A tragic incident that shocked Greece took place today, August 15, on the day of Virgin Mary’s Dormition, in Egnatia motorway near Thessaloniki. A 47-year-old man parked his car at the side of the road, took out his rifle and...

Man Stabbed at Taste of the Danforth

A man was taken to hospital in serious condition after being stabbed multiple times at the Taste of the Danforth early Sunday morning, Star News Canada reported. The man was stabbed multiple times at the Greek Festival early Sunday morning...

Cyprus University Study on Femicide Crimes

Many children end up living as orphans due to femicide crimes, which are the subject of a study conducted by the University of Cyprus in cooperation with other European Universities. According to the study, a homicide caused by a man...

Modern-Day Medea Let Her Child Die

A 38-year-old woman killed her own baby just a few minutes after it was born, shocking people all over Greece. The modern-day Medea gave birth alone in her home, in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, on July 12, without saying anything to anyone,...

Fake Doctor's Offense Gets Statute Barred

All Greece was shocked when the case of the fake doctor, who ran Skyros hospital for 13 years, went public. Ioannis Kastanis had applied for the job submitting fake degrees, validated by Greek authorities. The doctor became notorious for...

Financial Crisis Sparks Cigarette Smuggling in Greece

Nearly a quarter of tobacco products used in Greece are likely to have been smuggled in to the country, according to the latest data from the Center For Planning and Economic Research (KEPE). KEPE's survey aimed to define the extent of...

Priest Arrested for Swindling Jobseekers

A 30-year-old priest was arrested in Thessaloniki Monday for defrauding at least 166 jobseekers whom he had promised work across Europe via a bogus recruitment agency. The priest is thought to be the leader of a group of criminals who...