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FlyDubai Reveals New Thessaloniki Route

  Greece can expect more tourists from the Gulf this summer as U.A.E. carrier FlyDubai has revealed it will launch direct flights between Dubai and...

FYROM ‘to Rename Airport, Highway’

A marathon talks session between Greek premier Alexis Tsipras and FYROM leader Zoran Zaev ended on an upbeat note on Wednesday, with a reported...

Tsipras: Not So Easy to Deal with ‘Aggressive’ Turkey

Turkey is an “aggressive" and "sometimes unpredictable" neighbor, Greek leader Alexis Tsipras has told an international forum Tsipras made the remarks at the World Economic...

‘We Won’t Enforce Auctions’ Warn Greek Police

Greek police on Tuesday said they will not be used to enforce controversial auctions or foreclosures. In a statement, the Pan-Hellenic Federation of Police Officers...

Greek Church Holds Emergency FYROM Meeting

Greek media are reporting that an emergency meeting of the country's senior Orthodox clergy has been called over the 'Macedonia' name dispute. The reports follow...

Report: Greek Police Still Holding Lone Migrant Kids

Greece's government has been accused of failing to honor a commitment to house refugee and migrant children without families in special shelters. Human Rights Watch...

New Rail Link to Join Piraeus, Athens Airport

Next month will see the Greek port of Piraeus linked by rail to Athens' international airport, it was announced on Tuesday. Piraeus, which is also...

Homebird Greeks ‘Choose Not to Become Independent’

Young Greeks are more likely to still live with their parents than any other nationality in Europe -- a situation which seems unlikely to...

Greek Farmers Launch Highway Protests

  Farmers angry over austerity policies, blocked roads in central Greece on Monday, in what could prove to be the start of a series of...

Turkish Delegation in Athens over Coup Plot Case

A delegation from Turkey's justice ministry is in Athens on Monday ahead of a planned meeting with Greek justice officials. The meetings concern the presence...

Greek Church Torn Over FYROM Rallies

Differences continue to emerge within the Greek Orthodox Church over approaches to the ‘Macedonia’ issue, with Sunday’s major rally in Thessaloniki exacerbating a rift...

Experts Reveal Face of 7,000-Year-Old Woman in Athens

    History came to life on Friday in Athens, when scientists revealed the face of a woman who lived in central Greece 7,000 years ago. The...

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