Greek Islands and Capital Mark World Refugee Day with Sports, Chess and Art

Art and photo exhibitions, a chess tournament and a film festival were among events held this week on the Greek islands of Leros, Lesvos...

Greenpeace Launches “A Box of Sea” to Promote Low-Impact Fishing

Greenpeace launched the program, "A Box of Sea," which brings fishermen and citizens together to deal with overfishing in the hope of protecting the...

Grexit Fears Back on the Table After Brexit

Grexit Back on the Agenda Again as Greek Economy Unravels, as the Guardian Newspaper reports that the European finance ministers from the eurozone will...

An Unforgettable 24 Hours in the Village of Nea Epidavros

As the sun starts to rise and the day begins, the serenity of the sleepy village of Nea Epidavros starts to stir. It is just...

Brain Drain: Three in Four University Graduates Have Left Greece

In the so-called Greek brain drain an estimated three out of every four Greek university graduates have left their place of birth over the...

Stavros Niarchos New Cultural Center Opens With Edgy Free Events

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) was first conceived in 2006 and took eight years to design and build. Ten years since its...

Elder Paisios Predicted the Brexit 20 Years Ago

Elder Paisios, a Greek saint that is the Nostradamus of Greece, was canonized last year. The well-known monk of Mount Athos was considered a...

LGBT Community Pens Open Letter to the Greek Orthodox Church

  Your All-Holiness, Holinesses, Beatitudes, Eminences and Graces, dear Fathers, brothers and sisters, dear delegates of the Holy and Great Council, The European Forum of Lesbian,...

Brexit Bloodbath Spills Over to Athens Stock Exchange

Greek stocks spiraled downwards in one of the biggest single-day losses in the Athens Stock Exchange on Friday. The Greek market was gripped by...

Greek Church Prays for LGBT Abnormality, Ahead of Thessaloniki Pride

Members of the Greek Orthodox Church held an all-night prayer vigil on Thursday, ahead of the Thessaloniki Pride Festival due to take place at...

British Holidaymakers to Greece Suffer From Brexit Backlash

British tourists claimed they were being refused cash withdrawals and exchanges following the Brexit win. No sooner was the vote announced that fund access...

Syrian Teenager Shot While Trying to Cross Border Back to Turkey

A teenage Syrian refugee, aged 16, has been lightly injured after being shot by an unknown assailant while trying to illegally re-enter Turkey, from...