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#Greece

# greece - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Greece doesn’t want to talk to the Troika – and is rejecting €7.2 billion in loans No Thanks
From Business ETC The Briefcase: Shamrock for sale, an Apple record and some new Greeks in town Inbox Me

# greece - Friday 30 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Greek people have a very unhealthy relationship when it comes to paying tax’ Someone Has To Pay

‘Greek people have a very unhealthy relationship when it comes to paying tax’

“Writing off debt means someone else takes the hit, in this case we’re talking about taxpayers,” Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes says.

# greece - Thursday 29 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greek approach “precisely what this government did”, says Tánaiste Ooo-pa

Greek approach “precisely what this government did”, says Tánaiste

The Tánaiste has welcomed Greece’s move to “renegotiate rather than repudiate”.

# greece - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Would it work here? – Greece moves to axe austerity Greece Lightning

Would it work here? – Greece moves to axe austerity

Syriza has been quick off the mark in increasing the minimum wage and reversing the privatisation of State resources.

# greece - Monday 26 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The boyish Prime Minister out to restore Greece’s luck Syriza
From TheJournal.ie Ten people dead after Greek fighter jet crashes at Spanish military base Albacete

Ten people dead after Greek fighter jet crashes at Spanish military base

Around 20 people are said to have been injured in the incident.

From Business ETC IMF says it ‘stands ready’ to support Greece Let's Talk

IMF says it ‘stands ready’ to support Greece

Anti-austerity party Syriza won a landslide election.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Greece has turned the page – it’s up to all of us to write the next chapter Anti-austerity

Opinion: Greece has turned the page – it’s up to all of us to write the next chapter

This election was vital – not just for Greeks, but for working class people throughout Europe.

From TheJournal.ie Tieless and taking a civil not religious oath, Alexis Tsipras sworn in as Greek Prime Minister Rebel Alliance

Tieless and taking a civil not religious oath, Alexis Tsipras sworn in as Greek Prime Minister

The Syriza leader took a civil instead of a religious oath.

From TheJournal.ie Today’s top stories in 6 seconds News Wrap

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know..

From TheJournal.ie Singer Demis Roussos has died RIP

Singer Demis Roussos has died

Roussos sold more than 60 million albums worldwide.

From TheJournal.ie Greece’s new prime minister reckons Sinn Féin will win the election next year Alexis Tsipras

Greece’s new prime minister reckons Sinn Féin will win the election next year

Alexis Tsipras’s victory speech last night included a reference to Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start the last week in January.

From TheJournal.ie Who are Syriza? Explainer

Who are Syriza?

Are they as radical as is claimed?

# greece - Saturday 24 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Column: What Ireland can learn from the left-wing party set to win victory in Greece tomorrow Election

Column: What Ireland can learn from the left-wing party set to win victory in Greece tomorrow

Greece’s Syriza party has an impressive to-do list if it gets into office.

From TheJournal.ie One Irish TD is travelling to Greece for a possible Syriza victory party On A Debt Plane

One Irish TD is travelling to Greece for a possible Syriza victory party

Paul Murphy says a Syriza win could provoke a ‘further radicalisation in Ireland’.

# greece - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From Business ETC Explainer: Why a ‘Grexit’ would be bad news for Ireland… but probably won’t happen Separation Anxiety

Explainer: Why a ‘Grexit’ would be bad news for Ireland… but probably won’t happen

Greece goes to the polls in just over a week – we look at what that could mean for this country.

# greece - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From Business ETC Explainer: Oil prices have dipped below $50 a barrel. But Ireland could be a winner… Fill It Up

# greece - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie UK re-launches inquiry into Ben Needham disappearance after 23 years Greece

UK re-launches inquiry into Ben Needham disappearance after 23 years

The toddler was 21-months-old when it is believed he was snatched outside a farmhouse his family was renovating on the Greek island Kos.

# greece - Monday 5 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie EU says you can’t be booted out of the eurozone as membership is ‘irrevocable’ In The Club

EU says you can’t be booted out of the eurozone as membership is ‘irrevocable’

There has been speculation in Germany that Greece would inevitably have to leave the eurozone.

From Business ETC This chart shows why you’re getting less and less US dollars for your euro Bang For Your Buck

This chart shows why you’re getting less and less US dollars for your euro

The fresh talk of Greece leaving the Euro really isn’t helping.

# greece - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Greek coastguard: Cargo ship was not actually in danger – it was just asking for supplies Rescue

Greek coastguard: Cargo ship was not actually in danger – it was just asking for supplies

A passenger called emergency services to tell them they had no food, water or blankets.

# greece - Monday 29 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘I watched my husband die…I tried to save him but I couldn’t’ Rescue

‘I watched my husband die…I tried to save him but I couldn’t’

Rescuers battled through the night to help hundreds trapped on board the Norman Atlantic.

From TheJournal.ie Today’s top stories in 6 seconds News Wrap

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

# greece - Sunday 28 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie One body recovered as hundreds still trapped aboard burning ferry High Winds

One body recovered as hundreds still trapped aboard burning ferry

Rescuers have so far only managed to get 161 of the 478 people on the stricken “Norman Atlantic” to safety.

# greece - Thursday 25 December, 2014

# greece - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Take it easy with the feasting this Christmas – you might not be as fit as you think Reality Bites

Take it easy with the feasting this Christmas – you might not be as fit as you think

Lots of Irish people are kidding themselves when it comes to their weight and diet.

# greece - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Greece receives two-month extension on its bailout as 300 arrested in protests Eurozone

Greece receives two-month extension on its bailout as 300 arrested in protests

An early presidential election has also been called.

# greece - Saturday 6 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Greece is not happy that one of the Parthenon Marbles was sent in secret to Russia MY MARBLES

Greece is not happy that one of the Parthenon Marbles was sent in secret to Russia

This is the first time in two centuries that any of the contested sculptures has left Britain.

# greece - Sunday 12 October, 2014

VIDEO: There were some lovely goals around Europe last night

VIDEO: There were some lovely goals around Europe last night

An ex-Manchester United winger popped up with a gorgeous last-gasp strike to grab a point for his side.

# greece - Friday 3 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness Global

In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness

Utah has a very simple idea – give homeless people homes.

# greece - Monday 1 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Crete tragedy: Symphony orchestra holds minute’s silence for John and Kevin RIP

Crete tragedy: Symphony orchestra holds minute’s silence for John and Kevin

Violist John Lynch and his partner, Kevin Devine, died on Friday off a beach in the town of Kissamos.

# greece - Thursday 14 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what these Athens Olympics stadiums look like, 10 years later Not Aging Gracefully

Here’s what these Athens Olympics stadiums look like, 10 years later

Faster, higher, stronger, rustier…

# greece - Friday 8 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Greece testing a man for Ebola at Athens hospital EBOLA

Greece testing a man for Ebola at Athens hospital

An architect who recently travelled to Nigeria is being tested for the virus.

# greece - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The road to Petras: Why I gave up my job and became an archaeologist Traces Of The Past

The road to Petras: Why I gave up my job and became an archaeologist

In my mid twenties, I began to yearn for a change. A recurring voice at the back of my head kept whispering about the possibility of another path.

# greece - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish couple runs through a swarm of locusts, just for the craic Buggin'

# greece - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Prejudice and hysteria caused two Roma children to be taken from their families Child Protection

Opinion: Prejudice and hysteria caused two Roma children to be taken from their families

I have no doubt Garda and HSE staff acted in what they believed to be the best interests of those two children, but there were clear elements of ethnic profiling involved.

# greece - Monday 30 June, 2014

Tico tears, pride and Guerreros: How the Costa Rican media reacted to sweet shootout success

They were dancing in the streets of San Jose last night.

Breakfast at Bebeto’s: All you need to know from last night’s World Cup action

Late drama and four incredible team performances made for a super duper Sunday in Brazil.

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