«Storm

English Edition

Man Killed as Storm Ballos Batters Greece for Second Day

Man Killed as Storm Ballos Batters Greece for Second Day The storm called Ballos has been affecting many areas in Greece for a second day. Credit: AMNA Greece’s fire service announced on Friday that one person had been killed on the island of Evia after he was carried away by the rushing water during the […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Editorial Ta Nea: Prevention

Editorial Ta Nea: Prevention The passing of the huge storm code-named Ballos already on its very first day left behind widespread destruction. Yet, it left us with images that we will long remember. Students had to walk over a bridge of school desks to evacuate the building. Teachers took young children in their arms because […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Storm batters fire-hit island, evacuations ordered

Storm batters fire-hit island, evacuations ordered Authorities on the Greek island of Evia said several areas ravaged by summer wildfires were being evacuated Thursday following the second severe storm in less than a week. Several dozen people were moved out of their homes in the north of the island and were making arrangements to stay […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Storm Ballos Batters Athens with Power Outages, Flooded Streets

Storm Ballos Batters Athens with Power Outages, Flooded Streets Many roads in Athens were flooded as heavy rain fell in the Greek capital on Thursday. Credit: AMNA The weather front code-named Ballos has hit Athens on Thursday causing power outages in several parts of the capital and flooding streets. Torrential rain has forced the Greek […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Storm causes power outages in Athens

Storm causes power outages in Athens A wet weather system dubbed Ballos knocked out the power in many parts of the Greek capital on Thursday and flooded streets. The Civil Defense Ministry also sent out an emergency alert message warning citizens not to venture outdoors unless absolutely necessary The stormy weather came in from the […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Severe Storm “Ballos” to Hit Greece With Heavy Rain, Lightning

Severe Storm “Ballos” to Hit Greece With Heavy Rain, Lightning A new storm called Ballos is expected to affect Greece for the rest of this week. Credit: AMNA Less than a week after the storm called Athena hit Greece, a new weather front code-named Ballos, is expected to worsen weather conditions on Wednesday night. The […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Greece: Fire-hit Evia island races to fix damage before next storm (video)

Greece: Fire-hit Evia island races to fix damage before next storm (video) Authorities on the Greek island of Evia said Monday that more than 200 homes were damaged by weekend flooding, with most of the affected areas left unprotected in the wake of huge summer wildfires. The floods also damaged roads in the north of […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Fire-hit Greek island races to fix damage before next storm

Fire-hit Greek island races to fix damage before next storm Authorities on the Greek island of Evia said Monday that more than 200 homes were damaged by weekend flooding, with most of the affected areas left unprotected in the wake of huge summer wildfires. The floods also damaged roads in the north of the island, […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Storm front “Athena” – Over 120 calls for water pumping and tree felling

Storm front “Athena” – Over 120 calls for water pumping and tree felling “Athena” continues its offensive in Greece having already created problems in several areas. The Ionian islands, Epirus and Achaia were inundated in the last few hours by the rains and storms, with the citizens facing the fury of nature. From Wednesday, October […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Storm in western Greece closes schools, disrupts flights, ferry services

Storm in western Greece closes schools, disrupts flights, ferry services All primary and secondary schools in the Ionian islands of Corfu and Paxoi remained closed on Thursday, while four flights to Corfu had to be diverted and several ferry routes cancelled due to a wet weather system that battered western parts of Greece. Civil Protection […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Solar Storm Tonight Will Create Northern Lights for High Latitudes

Solar Storm Tonight Will Create Northern Lights for High Latitudes An Aurora is seen from the ISS. Auroras, or northern lights as they are called in the northern hemisphere, will occur tonight across the higher latitudes as far south as New York due to solar flares. Credit: NASA/https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=91062/Public Domain Another solar storm — also referred […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Neanderthal Man’s Recreated Face Takes Internet By Storm

Neanderthal Man’s Recreated Face Takes Internet By Storm A Neanderthal man’s face was recently reconstructed by a team of experts, with his image going viral all over the world as people appreciated his good humor and magnetic personality. Credit: Facebook/Archaeology Magazine A recreation of a Neanderthal man’s face is turning heads all over the world […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

ATHEX: Market storm causes local downpour

ATHEX: Market storm causes local downpour The Greek stock market has never been an island as far as stock storms are concerned, and Monday was no exception, with steep declines across bourses and markets severely affecting Athinon Avenue too: The benchmark lost all the ground it had struggled to earn in the previous days to […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

All-night battle on five fronts in Halkidiki after the storm

All-night battle on five fronts in Halkidiki after the storm The fire brigade is fighting the fires that broke out in areas of Halkidiki after the summer storm. Firefighters are on foot to bring under control the fires that broke out late in the afternoon in areas of Halkidiki. According to the Fire Brigade, the […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Kikilias: ‘In a perfect storm, we managed to stay afloat’

Kikilias: ‘In a perfect storm, we managed to stay afloat’ The pandemic has proved that politics is not about communication and big words but guaranteeing and protecting the life of the citizens, Health Minister Vassilis Kikilias said in an interview with the newspaper “Parapolitika”, which ran a series of interviews on Saturday dedicated to the […]

Περισσότερα
English Edition

Coastal shipping facing a financial storm

Coastal shipping facing a financial storm Ferry companies have called for more state support, including the payment of its dues to them, in a letter their association (SEEN) sent to the Maritime Affairs Ministry. They argue that the ban on travel due to the pandemic and the doubling of fuel prices compared to last year […]

Περισσότερα
Lifestyle

«Storm of Hope» – Μια καταιγίδα ελπίδας στη γκαλερί Jeffrey Deitch

Στην ατομική έκθεση «Storm of Hope» ο διάσημος αμερικανός καλλιτέχνης Ρόμπερτ Λόνγκο, εκφράζει την ευχή του για ένα καλύτερο μέλλον

Περισσότερα