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Good Friday: Greek Orthodox Traditions of the Epitaph

Good Friday is an eminently mournful day commemorating the Passion of the Christ across Greece. Even the most remote churches honor the tradition of the epitaph,...

Meet Greece’s Under 40 CEOs Making a Name for Themselves Despite the Crisis

As the Greek government is still in negotiations with the European "institutions," the continued Syrian civil war and conflicts in the Middle East and Northern...

Athens: Massive Outings of Easter Vacationers

Athens has started to gradually empty out, as many vacationers are getting into the spirit of Easter holidays and find several ways to escape the...

Hellenic Police Uncover Prostitution Network

The department of Prosecution against Organized crime of the Hellenic Police, has uncovered one of the biggest illegal prostitution networks with offices in Athens,...

Metropolitan Church of Athens Unveiled

The last nylon cover that was covering the Metropolitan Temple of Athens was finally taken off, revealing a fully restored and impressive temple. The...

FYROM Helicopters Fly Over Evzones-Kilkis

Two flights by FYROM military helicopters occurred over Evzones in Kilkis, which entered Athens FIR on Wednesday morning. According to the Hellenic National Defense General...

Night Club Owner Shot Dead in Athens

A gangland killing occurred an hour after midnight on Thursday, in the area of Alimos, Athens. The victim of the crime was the owner...

Afghan Girl Staying at Greek Migrant Camp Dies; Exact Cause Unknown

A 17-year-old Afghan female migrant died on Tuesday at Laiko Hospital in Athens from what appears to be a series of complications. The teenager was...

European Commision Announces €83 Million Support for Emergency Refugee Support Mechanism

Τhe European Commission announced the granting of 83 million euros within the framework of the new emergency support mechanism, for the improvement of the...

EU Commission VP Jyrki Katainen: ‘We are Here to Help You’

The European Union and the European Investment Bank can help private companies get financing in Greece, European Commissioner for Employment, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness,...

NATO Secretary General to Visit Athens and Ankara

The NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will travel to Greece and Turkey next week. In his short visit, he will meet in Athens with...

Ancient Grave With 80 Bodies Found Near Athens May be Linked to Cylonian Affair

Archaeologists digging in the area of the Faliron Delta, a coastal area in southern Athens, Greece, which served as a port for Athens in...