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Europe’s royals gather for Greek ‘playboy prince’ wedding

The wedding of the son of the last Greek King Constantine, Nicholas Glucksburg, to his fiancee Tatiana, may not be a strictly "royal" affair....

Papandreou Intervenes at Minister Council Meeting

PM Papandreou put an end to reshuffle talks with an intervention during the Ministers Council's informal meeting on Tuesday. Reports say that Papandreou said...

American Basketball “Dream Team” Travels to Athens

Los Angeles Lakers star Lamar Odom signed autographs in front of The Hellenic Parliament and The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Syntagma Square yesterday. Odom...

Pending European Arrest Warrent for Athens Bank Robber

One of the three men arrested following the attempted robbery of a National Bank of Greece branch in Athens yesterday (see page 10) is wanted by...

AEK – Dundee Match Relocated

Athens' Olympic Stadium (OAKA) has been ruled out for this Thursday's AEK Athens-Dundee United FC game in the Europa League third knock out round...

Prime Minister Papandreou Cites Major Structural Changes

On Monday Prime Minister George Papandreou referred to major "structural changes" envisioned for the country, writing on his webpage, a statement echoed the same...

Piraeus Bank Robber Surrenders to Police

A hostage situation at the port of Piraeus was defeated without incident on Monday after a botched bank robbery. A lone gunman surrendered to...

DJ: Greece To Appoint Three Financial Advisors

Greece will appoint three foreign international banks as advisors on privatizations and mergers of state-controlled banks, a person with direct knowledge of the matter...

Karystos on fire

A large fire is threatening the residential buildings in the town of Karystos on the island of Euboea, 60 km east of Athens. 50 firefighters...

Greek airports communications system shut down for more than 2 hours; flights grounded

A technical problem prevented flights from taking off at Greek airports on Sunday morning, aviation authorities said. "There is a problem with communications between the...

Acropolis open for full moon as pay dispute solved

Acropolis, the most popular ancient site in Athens will be closed on the full moon [...]

Serbian Basketballer Detained Friday by Greek Police

A Serbian basketball player was briefly detained Friday after throwing a chair at a rival during a brawl in a friendly match against Greece. ...

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