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Villagers of Ioannina City | Athens | September 22

Psychedelic folk-rock act the Villagers of Ioannina City electrifies the traditional tunes of northwestern Greece's Epirus region, creating a whole new sound. The act will perform older numbers as well as tracks from its new album, "Age of Aquarius," along with a 10-member band at the Vrachon Theater on Sunday, September 22. The show starts at 9.30 p.m.

Explosion at a Dobrich Gas Station Killed a Woman, Another is in a Hospital

Woman killed in gas station explosion in Dobrich. Another woman was injured. The incident happened around 8 pm last night at the exit of Varna. According to preliminary data, a gas cylinder of a car exploded during charging. The blasted car is almost completely destroyed. There were two women in it - a mother and a daughter, bTV reports.

Record Storms in Spain - Deaths Have Been Reported

Two people have died in floods caused by heavy rainfall in southeastern Spain, BTA reported.

"The death of two people has been confirmed," the emergency services of the Castile-La Mancha Autonomous Region said on Twitter. The car of the two victims was taken by the stranded waters of the village of Caudete. The dead man was 61 years old and his sister 51 years old.

Waiting for the rain

Gnarled tree trunks lie on parched earth waiting to be covered by autumn rains at Skipti Lake in Larissa, central Greece, on Saturday. The manmade reservoir on Mount Mavrovouni has become a popular attraction among visitors to the area in recent years. [ANA-MPA]

Waste management plans to be reviewed, ministry official says

The Environment Ministry aims to review plans for waste management in Attica and at the national level, Kathimerini understands, though certain critical projects - such as the extension of the capital's main landfill - are to continue as scheduled.

The new plans will be drafted on the basis of proposals by the Attica regional council, which is expected to convene in due course.

Two questioned over Korydallos murder

Police in Attica were Thursday questioning two Greek men, aged 43 and 46, in connection with the killing of a 68-year-old foreign national in Korydallos, near Piraeus.
The man was found in the company where he worked as a security guard with serious injuries on June 17 after apparently having suffered a serious beating.
A coroner's report showed that he died of heart failure.

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