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Troika Returns to Athens for New Round of Talks

Talks between Greece's creditors and the government on concluding the third review of the Greek program are due to begin today (Monday), when the...

No Reactions in Schools for Picking Flag Bearer by Draw

The controversial decision of the Education Ministry that the parade flag bearer for each class will be decided by draw proved to be...

Creditors React to Greek Gov’t Promise to Give €1,000 Christmas Bonus to One Million...

The Greek government's intention to give 1,000 euros each to one million citizens as a Christmas bonus, made creditors react and ask for explanations...

Port of Greek Island of Chios Becomes Makeshift Migrant Camp (photos)

Images that were prominent during the height of the migrant crisis in 2016 reappeared on the Greek island of Chios, as hundreds of migrants...

Prime Minister Tsipras Proposes Five Measures to Tackle EU Migrant Crisis

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras proposed five measures to tackle migration and refugee flows on a European level, during his address at the two-day summit...

Greek Government Considers Introducing an Assisted Suicide Bill

Justice minister Stavros Kondonis' answer to a parliamentary question by an opposition MP seven months ago, has opened up the question whether the Syriza-led...

One of Greece’s Oldest Plants is Shutting Down

One of Greece’s oldest factories; formerly known as Pitsos and founded in 1865, is shutting down. Renamed BSH Hellas; after the acquisition by German Bosch-Siemens...

Debt-Ridden Greece to Spend $2.4bn Upgrading its F-16 Fighter Jet Fleet

The United States has approved the possible sale of more than 120 upgrade kits from Lockheed Martin to the Greeks for their F-16 fighter...

IMF’s Lagarde: Implementation of Program, Debt Relief Essential for Greece

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, met Monday in Washington with the Prime Minister of Greece, Alexis Tsipras, to...

Pew Research: Greeks Overwhelmingly Unhappy with Their Democracy

A staggering 79% of the Greek public say that they are unhappy with the way the democratic system works in Greece, according to the...

Almost 2,000 Migrants Crossed into Greece From October 1

A total of 1,877 migrants and refugees crossed into the northern Aegean islands from the Turkish coast during the first 15 days of October. According...

Greek Golden Girl Stefanidi Named European Athlete of the Year

Greek Olympic pole vault champion Katerina Stefanidi was named female European Athlete of the Year at the 2017 Golden Tracks award ceremony on Saturday. "Only...

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