Greek PM Holds Cabinet Meetings Ahead of Crucial Monday Eurogroup

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has started a series of meetings with key cabinet members hoping to reach an agreement with creditors during Monday's Eurogroup. The...

Low Pensions Slashed by 48% for 148,000 Recipients in Greece

About 148,000 low pension recipients saw their pensions slashed in half after the new pension cuts went into effect as part of the fiscal...

Grammy-Winning Band Roots for Greece in Song

Greece 's struggle to come out of the economic crisis has many supporters around the world. The most recent one is Grammy-winning Canadian indie...

Greek PM Samaras Nominates Stavros Dimas for President

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras officially announced that Stavros Dimas is the preferred nominee for the chair of President of the Hellenic Republic. "The presidential...

Six Refugee Children Drown in the Aegean

Six refugee children were found dead on Tuesday in Cesme on the Turkish coast as the boat they were sailing in sank while travelling to...

IMF Decision to Participate in Greek Bailout Program by Year-End

The International Monetary Fund said on Thursday that it might decide to participate financially in Greece's third bailout program by year-end, Reuters reports. IMF spokesman...

Greece-Creditors Disagree Over Required Labor Reforms

Greek Labor Minister Giorgos Katrougalos on Sunday disagreed with creditors over bailout program prerequisites regarding labor reforms. The creditors representatives argued for the changes in...

Greece Will Not Further Pursue the Return of Parthenon Marbles

Culture Minister Aristides Baltas decided that Athens will no longer claim the return of the Parthenon sculptures from the British Museum in fear that...

Twenty Thousand Scientists Left Greece in Five Years; Startups Funded by Parents

About 20,000 scientists left Greece to work abroad in the 2009-2014 period, while 83.5 percent of startups are funded by home savings, said Deputy...

Orthodox Leaders Celebrate Pentecost While Russia’s No-Show Mars Historical Meeting

On Sunday the leaders of Orthodox churches from around the world met in Crete for the Pan-Orthodox Council, the first gathering of its kind...

Investigative Journalist Angeliki Nikolouli Appointed Goodwill Ambassador for Tennessee

Investigative journalist Angeliki Nikolouli was appointed an Ambassador of Goodwill by the State of Tennessee for her valuable contribution to society, her work in...

Mikis Theodorakis Calls on Tsipras to Not Sign Bad Deal

Greek composer and former political figure Mikis Theodorakis calls on Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to not follow the way of his predecessors and...

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