Police Arrest 55-Year-Old Man Over Theft of 5.7 mln-Year-Old Footprints in Crete

Greek police arrested a 55-year-old man in connection with the theft of 10 fossilised footprints which were stolen earlier this week from the site...

Futuristic, “Star Trek”-like Superyacht Docks in Mykonos (video)

It's one of the most impressive yachts in the world, and even tourists in the cosmopolitan island of  Mykonos, were in awe when they...

Wording Issue Over Asia Minor “Genocide” Causes Greek Parliament Controversy

A wording issue concerning the definition September 14 as the day of remembrance of the Asia Minor disaster in the 1920s, led to a...

Greek National Opera and Energy Group Initiative for Underprivileged Children

The Engie Foundation has signed an agreement with the Greek National Opera, to sponsor the access of opera productions to underprivileged children. The Foundation...

Survey: Athens is the Most Stressful City in the EU

Its inhabitants know this for a fact, but now it's official - the Greek capital is the most stressful city in the EU, according...

Fossil Footprints of Early Human Ancestor Stolen from Crete

A number of fossilised footprints believed to belong to an ancestor of modern humans have been stolen from Kissamos on Crete,authorities revealed on Thursday. Ten...

Tourists in Greece Spend Less than in Spain and Cyprus

Foreign visitors to Greece in June spent far less than they did in Spain or Cyprus, a Kathimerini newspaper report says. On average, each visitor...

Kofi Annan Warns of Decline of Democracy at Athens Democracy Forum

There is a lack of trust from people towards the institutions and the political system, the former Secretary General of the United Nations, and...

Greece Secures 15 Prizes at World Luxury Spa Awards 2017

Greece won fifteen awards at the 2017 World Luxury Spa Awards;  a division of the World Luxury Hotel Awards, which highlights the world's finest spas. Among...

Greece’s Mandatory Milk Labelling Plan Meets Opposition from Dairy Industry

Greece's plan to make country-of-origin labeling on milk mandatory from 2018, has led to a backlash from some of the bodies of the dairy...

Kofi Annan, Kevin Rudd Among Key Speakers at Athens Democracy Forum

The annual Athens Democracy Forum organized by the New York Times, and Greek daily Kathimerini, gets under way in the Greek capital on Wednesday. Titled...

Did Ancient Greeks Deliberately Build their Temples in Earthquake-stricken Sites?

The Ancient Greeks may have built sacred or treasured sites deliberately on land previously affected by earthquake activity, according to a new study by...

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