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Government Minister Claims Arson is Behind Zakynthos Fires

While visiting Zakynthos island, Justice Minister Stavros Kontonis, who is also the local Parliament member, said of the multiple wildfires: "This is planned." The Civil...

Dozens of Migrants Land in Zakynthos Instead of Italy

Greek police arrested 69 illegal immigrants that were spotted wondering near Volimes, in Zakynthos island, in the early hours of Monday. The migrants were transferred...

Arson Suspected Over Simultaneous Zakynthos Wildfires

Suspicions point to arson for the multiple wildfires that have erupted in Zakynthos over the last 72 hours. At least 11 fires were recorded in...

British Watersports Instructor Dies while Snorkelling in Greece

A 19-year-old British snorkelling instructor has died while swimming underwater off the Greek island of Zakynthos. Harry Byatt failed to surface after diving into the...

British Holidaymakers Left Stranded on the Island of Zakynthos

Scores of British holidaymakers were left stranded in ‘total chaos’ on the Greek island of Zakynthos on Tuesday, after an EasyJet plane was grounded...

The Story of the Greek Monk who Lived Alone on a Remote Ionian Island

This is the story of Father Grigorios, a Greek-Orthodox monk who lived 38 years of his life, almost alone, in a medieval monastery on...

Funeral Services in Texas for American Tourist Beaten to Death in Greece

In Texas a funeral was held for 22-year-old Bakari Henderson, the American tourist who was beaten to death on July 7 while on a...

6 Suspects in Bakari Henderson Killing in Zakynthos Jailed

Six of the nine suspects in the beating death of American tourist Bakari Henderson in Zakynthos ordered jailed pending trial and two others were...

Shocking Video of Bakari Henderson’s Murder in Zakynthos Surfaces

A security camera video from the scene of Bakari Henderson’s murder in Zakynthos last Friday was released by the Greek media. The shocking images from...

Forest Fire Rages on Zakynthos, 1,000 Acres Burned So Far

A forest fire raging on Zakynthos since Tuesday evening has burned over 1,000 acres of woodland so far, while moving towards Volimes village and...

Ninth Man Arrested Over the Killing of Bakari Henderson in Zakynthos

Greek police have arrested a 33-year-old Serb on Tuesday after judicial authorities issued an arrest warrant for him in connection with the murder of...

Eight Suspects Arrested after US Tourist Beaten to Death in Greece

Greek police said on Saturday that they had made eight arrests, including six Serbian nationals, after an American tourist was beaten to death in...

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