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# greece - Monday 2 November, 2015

Extra routes, new bases and a price war: Ryanair reveals its plans for winter
# Prepare For Takeoff
# Prepare For Takeoff

Extra routes, new bases and a price war: Ryanair reveals its plans for winter

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:39 AM 23,685 Views 39 Comments

Michael O’Leary had some tough talk for rivals.

# greece - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece
# Samos
# Samos

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece

Nov 1st 2015, 1:29 PM 10,378 Views 61 Comments

Ten of the dead were found in the cabin of their boat.

# greece - Friday 9 October, 2015

One-year-old baby dies on migrant boat bound for Greece
# Tragic
# Tragic

One-year-old baby dies on migrant boat bound for Greece

Oct 9th 2015, 7:00 PM 14,627 Views 91 Comments

The boat began sinking during the night according to the Greek ministry of shipping.

# greece - Saturday 3 October, 2015

In a remote Greek cemetery, a nameless dead child with no-one to claim her
# Unknown
# Unknown

In a remote Greek cemetery, a nameless dead child with no-one to claim her

Oct 3rd 2015, 7:45 AM 16,175 Views 57 Comments

All that is known of the little girl is that she was seven, and that she died in search of a better future.

# greece - Monday 21 September, 2015

Syriza and Tsipras return to power after narrow election win
# People Power
# People Power

Syriza and Tsipras return to power after narrow election win

Sep 21st 2015, 12:10 PM 22,098 Views 110 Comments

It was Greece’s second election of the year.

# greece - Sunday 20 September, 2015

US commits to taking in 100,000 refugees in 2017
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

US commits to taking in 100,000 refugees in 2017

Sep 20th 2015, 6:10 PM 22,426 Views 167 Comments

Meanwhile, at least 13 migrants including six children died off the coast of Turkey earlier today.

# greece - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Most of the refugees Ireland will take in EU plan will be here at Christmas
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

Most of the refugees Ireland will take in EU plan will be here at Christmas

Sep 15th 2015, 12:18 PM 17,981 Views 137 Comments

Up to 600 refugees are expected.

# greece - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

The Syrian father pictured crying with his family in Kos has reached Germany
# Humanitarian Crisis
# Humanitarian Crisis

The Syrian father pictured crying with his family in Kos has reached Germany

Sep 8th 2015, 2:19 PM 18,131 Views 142 Comments

They are reported to be staying in a former police barracks in Berlin.

# greece - Sunday 30 August, 2015

'We want to help them but we can’t': Tourist hub Greek island is at breaking point
# Lesbos
# Lesbos

'We want to help them but we can’t': Tourist hub Greek island is at breaking point

Aug 30th 2015, 7:45 AM 18,253 Views 89 Comments

The country is dealing with its own economic struggles as thousands of migrants arrive in the country.

# greece - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Photos: Hundreds of refugees storm Macedonian border as police hurl stun grenades

Photos: Hundreds of refugees storm Macedonian border as police hurl stun grenades

Aug 22nd 2015, 4:02 PM 16,390 Views 191 Comments

Some 2,000 refugees and migrants have been stuck in no-man’s land between the two countries since Thursday.

# greece - Friday 21 August, 2015

Greek rebels form new party ahead of snap election
# What Next?
# What Next?

Greek rebels form new party ahead of snap election

Aug 21st 2015, 10:37 PM 19,109 Views 106 Comments

It’s called Popular Unity.

# greece - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Alexis Tsipras has resigned and a snap election has been called in Greece
# Surprise
# Surprise

Alexis Tsipras has resigned and a snap election has been called in Greece

Aug 20th 2015, 11:44 PM 75,648 Views 231 Comments

Alexis Tsipras has announced the vote will take place in September.

# greece - Monday 17 August, 2015

ITV journalist 'tries to save man' after apparent suicide in Greek harbour
# Greece
# Greece

ITV journalist 'tries to save man' after apparent suicide in Greek harbour

Aug 17th 2015, 10:07 AM 23,298 Views 30 Comments

Tom Bradbury says a number of police looked on as the man died.

# greece - Friday 14 August, 2015

Giant passenger ferry sent to Kos - but migrants won't be allowed live on it
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Giant passenger ferry sent to Kos - but migrants won't be allowed live on it

Aug 14th 2015, 7:22 PM 15,168 Views 24 Comments

“It’s only for the screening and briefing of the Syrians,” an immigration official said.

Tsipras 'doesn't regret' leading Greece into third multi-billion euro bailout
# Vote Passed
# Vote Passed

Tsipras 'doesn't regret' leading Greece into third multi-billion euro bailout

Aug 14th 2015, 3:35 PM 12,973 Views 68 Comments

The country’s parliament has approved the deal after all-night talks.

# greece - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Riot police sent to island after 1,000 locked in football stadium in Kos
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Riot police sent to island after 1,000 locked in football stadium in Kos

Aug 13th 2015, 8:48 AM 15,459 Views 184 Comments

There are said to be two toilets in the stadium.

# greece - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Greece has reached a deal with its lenders. Here's what it means
# Bailout
# Bailout

Greece has reached a deal with its lenders. Here's what it means

Aug 11th 2015, 7:54 AM 15,469 Views 89 Comments

After night long talks with bailout negotiators at a central Athens hotel, the new multibillion-euro bailout deal has been closed.

# greece - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Why have we not heard anything about Greece for a while?

Why have we not heard anything about Greece for a while?

Aug 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 44,502 Views 59 Comments

The has been plenty going on behind closed doors.

Budget airline cancels flight after pilot and crew fail breathalyser test
# Don't Drink And Fly
# Don't Drink And Fly

Budget airline cancels flight after pilot and crew fail breathalyser test

Aug 8th 2015, 1:46 PM 46,018 Views 26 Comments

Not ideal.

# greece - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Varoufakis could face treason charges for planning alternative currency
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Varoufakis could face treason charges for planning alternative currency

Jul 30th 2015, 10:59 AM 15,178 Views 62 Comments

His immunity to prosecution as a member of parliament must be revoked first.

The crisis in Greece has the people of Ireland shaking a bit
# Consumer Confidence
# Consumer Confidence

The crisis in Greece has the people of Ireland shaking a bit

Jul 30th 2015, 6:01 AM 17,190 Views 79 Comments

A new report on consumer confidence has also identified the closure of Clerys as having a negative impact.

# greece - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Greece latest: Tough new reforms passed in marathon late-night session
# Early Hours
# Early Hours

Greece latest: Tough new reforms passed in marathon late-night session

Jul 23rd 2015, 8:20 AM 9,078 Views 70 Comments

Relief for Alexis Tsipras – but he’s had to endure another major rebellion from his own party.

# greece - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Greece latest: Government wants final deal by 20 August
# Neverending Story
# Neverending Story

Greece latest: Government wants final deal by 20 August

Jul 21st 2015, 10:50 PM 20,363 Views 91 Comments

Politicians are due to vote on a second batch of reforms tomorrow in a fresh test of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ authority.

# greece - Monday 20 July, 2015

Greek banks reopen as citizens face massive price hikes
# Open For Business
# Open For Business

Greek banks reopen as citizens face massive price hikes

Jul 20th 2015, 7:26 AM 20,123 Views 107 Comments

Greeks will be able to withdraw up to €420 at once per week.

Homeless in Athens: 'Greece never dies. But the Greeks will die.'
# Crisis
# Crisis

Homeless in Athens: 'Greece never dies. But the Greeks will die.'

Jul 20th 2015, 6:10 AM 20,569 Views 33 Comments

“No home, no bathroom, no life.”

# greece - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Greek banks to re-open on Monday with a €60 daily withdrawal limit
# Debt Deal
# Debt Deal

Greek banks to re-open on Monday with a €60 daily withdrawal limit

Jul 18th 2015, 1:20 PM 36,134 Views 100 Comments

Nine ministers have been replaced after objecting to the embattled country’s latest bailout.

Here are the 11 cheapest Greek islands for sale right now
# Luxury Getaway
# Luxury Getaway

Here are the 11 cheapest Greek islands for sale right now

Jul 18th 2015, 12:49 PM 55,286 Views 23 Comments

The cheapest one is on the market for €3 million.

'Giving another bailout to Greece is like giving money to a drug addict'
# Bad Choices
# Bad Choices

'Giving another bailout to Greece is like giving money to a drug addict'

Jul 18th 2015, 9:15 AM 15,693 Views 84 Comments

“Maybe [Tsipras] didn’t really have a plan.”

# greece - Friday 17 July, 2015

A large-scale wildfire is blazing just outside Athens
# Greece
# Greece

A large-scale wildfire is blazing just outside Athens

Jul 17th 2015, 11:40 AM 10,810 Views 22 Comments

The fire had broke out on Mount Ymittos, and is heading towards the suburb of Ilioupolis.

# greece - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Greece latest: Banks to reopen on Monday, but with a €60 withdrawal limit
# Three Weeks Later
# Three Weeks Later

Greece latest: Banks to reopen on Monday, but with a €60 withdrawal limit

Jul 16th 2015, 9:37 PM 26,627 Views 122 Comments

The EU has expressed its satisfaction with Greece as its parliament passes a sweeping austerity bill in advance of the country’s third bailout.

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Jul 16th 2015, 12:56 PM 6,540 Views 1 Comment

All the day’s news so far? You’ll find it here.

'Alexis, let me give you a piece of advice... ': Enda reveals what he told the Greek prime minister
# Quiet Word
# Quiet Word

'Alexis, let me give you a piece of advice... ': Enda reveals what he told the Greek prime minister

Jul 16th 2015, 11:11 AM 25,386 Views 161 Comments

The Taoiseach has been defending the government’s stance on Greece.

# greece - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Greek parliament passes sweeping austerity bill in advance of third bailout
# Greek Drama
# Greek Drama

Greek parliament passes sweeping austerity bill in advance of third bailout

Jul 15th 2015, 11:58 PM 45,508 Views 123 Comments

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is facing a rebellion in Syriza, amid violent protests on the streets of Athens.

# greece - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Greek PM says he signed a deal he doesn't believe in ... but will implement
# Bailout
# Bailout

Greek PM says he signed a deal he doesn't believe in ... but will implement

Jul 14th 2015, 10:30 PM 33,772 Views 83 Comments

He added that he plans to carry out his responsibilities in office for the next four years.

Michael Noonan thinks the Greek referendum was an absolute disaster
# Bad Move
# Bad Move

Michael Noonan thinks the Greek referendum was an absolute disaster

Jul 14th 2015, 12:45 PM 17,310 Views 115 Comments

The finance minister was speaking ahead of more talks in Brussels today.

Sinn Féin is standing by its friends in Greece
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Sinn Féin is standing by its friends in Greece

Jul 14th 2015, 12:10 PM 27,165 Views 154 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# greece - Monday 13 July, 2015

Tsipras has two days to convince his parliament about third bailout
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

Tsipras has two days to convince his parliament about third bailout

Jul 13th 2015, 8:00 PM 50,509 Views 185 Comments

A deal has been agreed – but it still needs to clear the Greek parliament.

There are 3 big obstacles Greece needs to clear before getting more bailout cash
# Olympic Feat
# Olympic Feat

There are 3 big obstacles Greece needs to clear before getting more bailout cash

Jul 13th 2015, 5:31 PM 10,773 Views 23 Comments

Politics could still stymie the country’s third rescue package.

Yanis Varoufakis has a swipe at Ireland in his latest interview
# Parting Shot
# Parting Shot

Yanis Varoufakis has a swipe at Ireland in his latest interview

Jul 13th 2015, 5:16 PM 39,755 Views 213 Comments

While not mentioning us by name, the former Greek finance minister hits out at the stance of other indebted countries in the bailout talks.

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Jul 13th 2015, 1:00 PM 6,657 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s news so far? You’ll find it here.