Cyprus Plays Down Tension With Turkey, Calls for Calmness

The Cypriot government has called for calmness and has played down tensions with Turkey over the drilling for natural gas dispute in the eastern...

Ten Traditional Greek Villages Waiting to be Explored

  When we think about Greece the most common images which spring into our minds will probably be those of pristine beaches, breathtaking sunsets on...

Archaeologists Discover New Metopes of Parthenon

Five metopes of the Parthenon have been discovered in the South wall of Acropolis. According to “Eleftherotypia” daily, the archaeologists claim that the metopes...

Canadian Financier Watsa: ‘I’m Optimistic About Greece’

Canadian financier and Fairfax Financial Holdings Chief Executive Prem Watsa expressed his optimism for Greece on Monday, saying the climate in the country will...

Varoufakis Expected Greek Bank Holiday A Week Before it Happened

The Greek bank holiday was not as unexpected as people may think after all. The first three episodes of Paul Mason's new documentary "This is...

Bear Population in Greece Has Increased, Study Finds

A study conducted by ARKTOUROS, a Greek wildlife conservation organization, between 2007 and 2010 found that the number of bears in Greece has increased. "At this...

University of Crete in Top 100 of the World

The Times Higher Education (THE) annual list of the leading 100 universities founded in the past 50 years, classified the University of Crete in 48th...

Greek PM Tsipras: Pressure on Turkey to Accelerate Readmission Procedures

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in his address, on Sunday, to SYRIZA's Central Committee that respect to EU agreements on the migrant and...

Phaistos Documentary in National Geographic

National Geographic is inspired by Phaistos for the documentary “Labyrinth Without Thread”. The first  documentary-series regarding Phaistos by National Geographic, one of the largest, educational,...

Bundesbank President: ECB Will Not Fill Greek Budget Gaps

The European Central Bank will not fill potential financing gaps in Greece's budget, Governing Council member Jens Weidmann said on Wednesday. Asked about whether Greece...

Greek Students Honoured at 15th Junior Balkan Mathematical Olympiad

Six Greek students won distinctions at the 15th Junior Balkan Mathematical Olympiad, which took place in Larnaca, Cyprus. It was held June 19th to 24th, with the participation of students of Southeastern European countries . The...

Greece Heads EU Jobless Rate List

Greece has held on to its dubious position as having the highest unemployment rate in the European Union, a record 27.2 percent for the...

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