Material deprivation rises, while poverty risk drops slightly
Greek university system out of sync with economic reality, study finds
Greek media often sensationalised coverage of refugee crisis, study argues
Greeks express most negative sentiments about economy in global poll
Greek distrust of media high compared to EU average
Greeks tending to shop less often and opt for local products
Greeks not self-inflicting HIV but new cases have been rising markedly
The claim seemed absurd from the start and the World Health Organisation (WHO) confirmed on Tuesday that it had made an error in one of its reports, which stated that half of new HIV infections in Greece were “self-inflicted” so sufferers could claim state benefits.
WHO issued a correction: “There is no evidence suggesting that deliberate self-infection with H.I.V. goes beyond a few anecdotal cases,” it said. As has been widely reported, though, the damage may have already been done. Many international news outlets...
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