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Greece, FYROM Officials to Meet in December for FYROM Name Talks

Greece and FYROM representatives will meet in Brussels, Belgium, on Dec. 11-12 to start talks on the "Macedonia" name issue and discuss ways to...

Greek Parliament Approves its 2018 Budget, Showing 0.75 pct Rise in Expenditures

A plenary session on Friday approved the Parliament's budget for 2018, which includes a 0.75% rise in expenditures (to 133,985,000 euros), from 132,985,000 euros...

European Court of Human Rights Ruling Prompts Reopening of Vodafone Employee’s Suicide Case

The European Court of Human Rights fined Greece 54,000 euros for failing to carry out an adequate and effective investigation into the death of...

Four More Dead from Eurydice Flood Discovered in Mandra

The authorities' worst fears materialized on Saturday when four more bodies were discovered in Mandra, western Attica, raising the "Eurydice" flood casualties to 20....

Greece at the Bottom of EU Social Justice Chart

Unable to recover from the crippling financial crisis, Greece has been ranked last in the latest EU Social Justice Index presented by the Bertelsmann...

Arcturos Releases Bear Caught in Illegal Snare for Wild Boars

The brown bear conservation group "Arcturos" on Friday announced that it had successfully rescued a bear caught in an illegal snare that was set...

Lesvos Island Calls Strike Against EU Refugee Policies

Authorities on the island of Lesvos have called a strike and are urging residents to take part in anti-government protests, to press for a...

Greeks Treated as Second Class EU Citizens at German Airports

A Greek man traveling to Germany felt humiliated by the treatment he endured at a German airport; as if he was not an EU citizen of...

Greece May Participate in Alternative World Cup Tournament

After a whole year of tough matches in a European football World Cup qualifying group, Greece made it to the playoff stage, where they...

Government Opens Tender Procedure for Egnatia Odos Concession

The Greek privatisation agency opened a tender procedure for a concession to run Egnatia Odos; a motorway running from west to east, in northern...

Violent Clashes in Athens Mark Polytechnic Uprising Anniversary (video)

Dozens of anarchists launched a barrage of petrol bomb attacks against the police at the infamous Exarhia area of Athens. Police responded with tear gas...

Thousands Join Polytechnic Uprising Commemoration March at US Embassy

Thousands of protesters marched on Friday to the US Embassy in Athens to mark the anniversary of the 1973 crackdown on a student uprising...

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