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Weather Forecast in Greece Looks Bleak, More Snow Expected

More snow and freezing temperatures are forecast for Monday with freezing to below freezing temperatures expected throughout Greece. The former capital city of Thessaloniki will see clouds and...

Meet Greece’s Under 40 CEOs Making a Name for Themselves Despite the Crisis

As the Greek government is still in negotiations with the European "institutions," the continued Syrian civil war and conflicts in the Middle East and Northern...

Angelina Jolie: ‘Refugee Situation in Greece is Deteriorating’

Hollywood actress, celebrity, humanitarian, and UNHCR ambassador; Angelina Jolie was in Greece a few days ago to examine the refugee crisis first-hand. On her visit she...
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Fans Come Out in Droves for Pantelidis’ Funeral; Moment of Silence Scheduled at 7...

Today, a rising musical icon was laid to rest. The gone-to-soon, Pantelis Pantelidis was honored in a funeral ceremony at the church of Agios Spyridonas in...

Cyprus Problem: Tsipras and Anastasiades Discuss Regional Cooperation in Davos

The Cyprus issue and cooperation between Greece, Cyprus and other countries in the region dominated a meeting between Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and...

Lagarde and Tsipras Meet in Davos; IMF Reaffirms its Support of Greece During Crisis

On the second day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, where leaders in politics and business meet to discuss aims to create the foremost...

Don’t Blame Greece or the Muslim Community for the Paris Attacks

It was November 14, 2015 that news broke out that one (if not two) of the assailants in the Paris attacks had passed through Greece,...

Tsipras: Corruption Czar or Political Wimp?

In early September 2015 Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was one of two leading candidates in snap elections following the prime minister's announced resignation on...

The Complete (Greek) Guide to Travel in Istanbul

Istanbul is a great city to experience, but for Greeks it has a special meaning as the Byzantine and Greek foundations of what was once the known world’s largest metropolis can be seen everywhere.

Alexis Georgoulis Talks About Filming on the Island of Corfu and the New Movie...

We spoke with Greek actor Alexis Georgoulis who is starring in "The Durrells," the new series of the British iTV channel, currently being filmed...

Popular Unity: Not Popular Enough to Take a Seat in Greek Parliament

The word Popular by definition means liked or admired by many people or by a particular person or group, however this was not the case...

How will he lead? New Greek PM Has No Majority Party…So Far

As Greek poll centers have collected thus far about 30% of the vote, former PM Alexis Tsipras' smaller than January SYRIZA party has taken...

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