Dioni Vougioukli

Journalist

Freelance journalist based in Athens, Greece, experienced in managing news websites and social media. Former contributor to the Athens News, Hot Press magazine and Near FM radio station.

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Athens News

Athens News
24/08/2012
Chios picking up its pieces

Six days after fire broke out on the Aegean island, Chios may still be burning but has already started to assess the damage and look to the future

Athens News
08/10/2012
Xenios Zeus triggers thunderous reaction

Police sweeps continue across Athens and beyond, despite intense opposition from political parties, local authorities and human rights organisations

Athens News
09/28/2012
When winning is only half the battle

Boccia athlete Grigoris Polychronidis fulfilled a lifelong dream when he struck gold in the London 2012 Paralympics. Now the real battle begins - trying to reverse the government's austerity-driven plans to cut disability benefits

Athens News
07/13/2012
Racist attacks on the rise

A report by Human Rights Watch catalogues the growing number of attacks on immigrants

Athens News
07/27/2012
Workers with a will of steel

Striking workers at the Hellenic Steel's Aspropyrgos Plant are determined to take the fight to the end - but so are workers who want to return to work

Athens News
08/24/2012
Chios picking up its pieces

Six days after fire broke out on the Aegean island, Chios may still be burning but has already started to assess the damage and look to the future

Athens News
09/14/2012
Strays find homes abroad

In the midst of the worst crisis the country has seen in decades, there is one Greek export that is thriving - and what is even better, the number one importer is Germany

Athens News
08/17/2012
Racist violence escalates

The murder of a young Iraqi is just one in a series of violent attacks taking place against the backdrop of the Xenios Zeus operation

Hot Press

Hot Press
12/01/2011
12 Step Planet: Copenhagen

There’s a lot more to Copenhagen than super-cool locals swilling beer and playing with Lego

Hot Press
10/03/2011
Gillen enough rope!

When Shane Gillen went to the Hawk Well Theatre in Sligo to perform, fans were treated to a tantalising slice of real magic

Hot Press
09/01/2011
Portamento

Album review: The Drums - Portamento

Hot Press
10/07/2011
Tupelo

Live review: Tupelo

Near FM

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