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Harry Papachristou

Harry Papachristou

    Greece's finance minister resigns as crisis deepens
    Greece's finance minister resigns as crisis deepens
    Vassilis Rapanos (64) chairperson of the National Bank of Greece, was rushed to hospital on Friday, before he could be sworn in, complaining of...
    Sticky business
    Sticky business
    Ancient Greeks knew it as a cure for bellyaches. Roman emperors used to spice their wine with it. And Turkish Sultans' harem ladies chewed it for...
    Athens bomb attack revives extremist fears
    Athens bomb attack revives extremist fears
    A bomb attack in Athens on two buses carrying riot police caused no injuries early on Friday, but sparked fears of a reinvigorated leftist radical...
    Greeks ponder future of Olympic sites
    Greeks ponder future of Olympic sites
    The world sighed with relief when Greeks kept their promise to deliver some of the world's finest sport venues in time for the Athens Olympics.