The Greek Island of Karpathos Among the Cheapest Destinations for 2018

Forbes Praises Karpathos for Budget Travel

Karpathos -- a remote Greek island famed for preserving its traditions and dialect -- has won a place on Forbes Magazine's list of the...

Greek Muslim Group Hits Out at ‘Threats, Hatred’

The largest association of Muslims in Greece has accused a shadowy racist organization of threatening to attack its members. In a statement the Muslim Association...

Greece Unveils Radical Change to Military Service

The Greek Defense Ministry has revealed radical changes to how it runs military service for thousands of young people. According to the new policy, training...

Greek, Turkish Jets in ‘Mock Dogfight’

  A pair of Turkish F-16 jets entered Greek airspace on Thursday, before being engaged in a “mock dogfight” by the Greek air force, local...

Athens Celebrates 160 Years of Greek Innovation

A lively exhibition following the dynamic story of Greece’s industries and innovation over more than a century was launched Thursday in downtown Athens. 160 Years Made...

Record Temperatures Hit Greece in 2017

Despite the winter blues plus the extreme winds which battered parts of Greece on Wednesday night, scientists say the country is, in fact, hotter...

Vandals Rip Down ‘Satanic’ Greek Statue

A controversial statue in southern Athens branded “Satanic” by some objectors was torn down by vandals on Wednesday night. The bright-red ‘devil’ or ‘fallen angel’...

Bells Ring Out as Priests Hold ‘Macedonia’ Protest (video)

    Church bells rang out on Wednesday as dozens of Greek Orthodox priests protested in the town of Aigio, demanding the term 'Macedonia' be excluded...

Jewish and Muslim NGOs Join Forces to Aid Refugees in Greece

Global Jewish nonprofit NGO HIAS (Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society) and Muslim humanitarian aid NGO IRUSA (Islamic Relief USA) announced on Wednesday that they had...

Greek Professor who Solved “Nash Puzzle” Sad over Brain Drain

Constantinos Daskalakis said that he is saddened by the fact that young, educated, talented Greeks leave the country, because they can not advance or...

Many Greek Bosses Unable to Offer Full-Time Jobs

    More Greeks are in work but over half are struggling to get by on flexible or part-time contracts, data reported in Greek media has...

UN: Most Refugee Arrivals Are Women, Children

Over half of the refugees coming to the Greek islands of Lesvos and Samos in December were women and children, the UN has said. In...

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