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Funeral Service Joins Black Friday Hype in Greece (video)

Thousands of Greeks formed long queues from the early hours of Friday morning to take advantage of the discounts offered by retailers, on Black...

IAEA: Greece has made Significant Progress in Nuclear Safety Regulation

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said Greece has significantly strengthened its regulatory framework for nuclear and radiation safety since 2012,...

Recent Attica Floods Linked to Climate Change, European Scientists Say

"An event like the recent Greek flood cannot be called a 'natural disaster' without recognising the man-made causes exacerbating such events," according to scientists...

President Pavlopoulos Conveys Condolences to Egypt Over Deadly Mosque Attack

Greek Ambassador to Egypt Michael Diamessis conveyed the condolences and solidarity of Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, over...

Greek PM Tsipras: I am Proud of Living Conditions of Refugees on the Mainland

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said he is proud of the living conditions of refugees in mainland Greece, but expressed concern over problems with...

Lamda Development: Political Will Needed for Hellinikon Investment

Lamda Development CEO, Odysseas Athanassiou, said Thursday that the Greek government should demonstrate a political will for the huge investment at the former Hellinikon...

Syrian Man Disguised as a Woman Arrested at Athens Airport

Two Syrian men, one disguised as a woman, were arrested at El. Venizelos International Airport late on Wednesday, while trying to board a plane...

Last Visit by Turkish President to Greece 65 Years Ago (photos)

Recep Tayyip Erdogan; who is due to arrive in Athens in early December, will be the first Turkish president to visit Greece in 65...

Greek Woman Faces Life Imprisonment for Drugs Trafficking in Hong Kong (video)

A 19-year-old Greek woman was arrested at Hong Kong’s international airport and charged with possession of 2.6 kilos of cocaine. Irene Melissaropoulou; a model from...

Greek Zoological Park Accused of Mistreating Dolphins

Greek authorities are suing a zoological park in Athens for using its dolphins for entertainment purposes, which is strictly forbidden under Greek law. Environmental inspectors...

Greece’s Migration Policy Minister Loses Race for EU Commissioner for Human Rights

Greek Migration Policy Minister Yiannis Mouzalas is out of the race for the European Council's Commissioner for Human Rights, after coming fourth in Thursday's...

Greece Approves Russian Billionaire’s Makeover of “Onassis Island”

The Greek government approved the investment plans of Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev, for a major makeover of the historic island of Skorpios. The Ionian island;...

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