Corpse Found on Cretan Beach Belongs to Young Pakistani Man

February 22, 2020

AGIOS NIKOLAOS, Greece – A corpse found on the Almiros beach, in Agios Nikolaos of the Lassithi prefecture on Crete, this morning belongs to a 23-year-old Pakistani man.

The body was found on Saturday morning, with a hammer and a knife nearby, and was identified by one of his fellow nationals.

The man had sustained injuries on the back of the head and in the throat.

After identifying him, his fellow-Pakistani national said that the young man was hard working and quiet person who had not been involved in any tension or altercation so far.

A coroner is conducting an autopsy.


ATHENS - Just as residents and tourists in Greece have been walking away from worry about the Coronavirus pandemic that's lingering but fading, flu has emerged early on islands in the Cyclades, taken there by travelers from the Southerm Hemisphere.

Top Stories


A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


Greek-American Cornell Student Rescues Man on Subway Tracks in the Bronx

NEW YORK – Greek-American Cornell University senior Bryce Demopoulos rescued a man who had fallen on the subway tracks at the Third Avenue-138 Street station on the No.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. abc@xyz.com

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.