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Archive - Jan 13, 2011

Protest of public transport employees outside the Parliament

13 January 2011 / 16:01:58  
Employees of all transport companies in Athens are on strike today. Other companies’ employees are allowed to leave work an hour earlier before the end of the workday to be able to find a taxi and get home without being caught in the classic afternoon traffic jam. Syntagma Square remained closed at noon due to public transport staff protest outside the Parliament.

Greece to call war compensation from Germany in The Hague

13 January 2011 / 15:01:58  
Two days before the deadline the Greek government decided to file a claim at the International Tribunal in The Hague for compensating the families of the 228 victims of Nazi violence in the village of Distomo. The decision was announced by the Greek Prime Minister at a meeting of the Council of Ministers.

Despina Vandi in person

13 January 2011 / 13:01:08  
The Greek pop music diva is often compared to Victoria Beckham because they are both great singers married to football players. Exuberant and easy going as Greeks are Despina Vandi reveals the truth about her life in an interview for the magazine L ‘Officiel.

The case against the sprinters Kostas Kenteris and Ekaterina Thanou was not heard again

13 January 2011 / 12:01:42  
The Athens District Court failed again to hear the case that shook the Greek public hours before the opening of the Olympic Games in Athens in 2004 after being postponed six times.

The license of VDV Leben International has been revoked

13 January 2011 / 10:01:43  
The small insurance company is the next to fall in disgrace following the example of Aspis AEGA and Commercial Value and no one can foresee the consequences for this market in 2011.