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Modern Critics Slam ‘Inhumane’ Greek Easter Lamb Feast

For Greeks, the roasted lamb, slowly cooking on the spit on Easter Sunday, is not only a mouth-watering delicacy but it also part of...

Athens Council Targets Hundreds of Abandoned Kiosks (video)

Athens city council plans to withdraw the licenses of hundreds of abandoned street kiosks in a bid to clean up the streets and free...

Spanish Coach Oscar Garcia Quits Olympiacos

After only three months at the helm of Greek champions Olympiacos, Spanish coach Oscar Garcia announced he is leaving the Piraeus club. “I decided, with...

Greece’s Chios Braced for Traditional Easter Rocket War (video)

The rocket war, one of the most beautiful and dangerous Easter spectacles in Greece, will be revived on Saturday evening on the island of...

Greek Islanders Paint Huge Flag on Kalymnos (video)

Locals from the island of Kalymnos in the Dodecanese, have shown their patriotism by painting a huge 4,000 square feet Greek flag on a rocky...

AEK’s 1968 Triumph: More Than Just a Game

On April 4, 1968 a Greek sporting triumph took place when AEK won the European Cup in basketball in front of 80,000 spectators at...

Tsipras Appeals to Erdogan to Free Greek Soldiers

Greek premier Alexis Tsipras has issued an appeal to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to speed up the legal process for the two Greek...

Greek Opposition Leads SYRIZA in New Poll

Greece's main opposition New Democracy party is leading governing SYRIZA by 4.4 percent in a survey by pollsters Kapa Research. The gap between the two...

Turkish Jet Flies Over Greek Island as War of Words Escalates

A Turkish F-16 fighter jet flew over the Greek island of Farmakonisi on Tuesday as Greece and Turkey escalate their verbal offensive against each...

Greek Shipowner Gerasimos Agoudimos Dies at 76

Greek shipowner Gerasimos Agoudimos has died in Lugano, Switzerland at the age of 76, his family has announced. Agoudimos came from a shipping family of...

Greek Singer Criticized for Turkey Performance

Greek singer Glykeria has come under fire for preparing to perform at an Istanbul concert hall on Tuesday. Some social media users are accusing the...

Riding Down Memory Lane to 1950s Piraeus (photos)

The citizens of Piraeus have had the opportunity to take a ride on antique buses and trolley buses. The vehicles, which once upon a time...

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