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Deputy Macedonia-Thrace Minister replies to comments by Thessaloniki mayor

Deputy Interior Minister for Macedonia-Thrace Maria Kollia-Tsarouha, in a reply to comments made by Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris that the 'Macedonia-Thrace Ministry' was "a form of flattery for the 'natives' of northern Greece",
February 4, 2015

PAOK signs former Portugal defender Costa

Greece's PAOK says it has signed former Portugal international Ricardo Costa on an 18-month contract.
January 28, 2015

Ecuadorean midfielder Noboa signs with PAOK

Greek league leader PAOK has signed Ecuadorean international Christian Noboa on a two-and-a-half year contract.
January 9, 2015

PAOK is one win from Europa League's last 32

A late brace by Stefanos Athanasiadis gifted PAOK a precious win at Dynamo Minsk on Thursday, meaning that the Thessaloniki team is one win away from graduating from the group stage of the Europa League
eKathimerini: November 28, 2014

Monk’s cell beats jail for Greek fugitive

A fugitive from justice has preferred life as a monk over jail, holing up in monasteries in northeastern Greece for eight years before police finally tracked him down, police say.
Echonetdaily: November 12, 2014

Greek police clear Thessaloniki apartment used by zealot monks opposed to Orthodox Church head

Dozens of Greek police took part in an operation Friday to clear an apartment used as a hostel by a rebel monastery whose monks have been declared schismatic by the Orthodox Church.
Greenfield Daily Reporter: October 31, 2014

President Papoulias in Thessaloniki for the October 28 national holiday

President Karolos Papoulias arrived on Monday night in Thessaloniki to attend the celebrations of the October 28 national holiday (Ohi Day).
October 27, 2014

Veteran basketball player Misounof arrested for drugs and gun possession

Veteran basketball player Michail Misounof was arrested on Thursday charged with drugs and gun possession.
October 11, 2014

Greek woman 'buried alive by accident'

Police in northern Greece say they are investigating reports that a woman woke up to find herself buried in a coffin, only to die before being rescued.
BBC: September 26, 2014

Boutaris shortlisted for world mayor prize

Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris is among 26 mayors shortlisted for the World Mayor Prize 2014 bestowed by the independent City Mayors Foundation.
eKathimerini: September 23, 2014