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How The Athens Polytechnic Uprising Ideals of Freedom and Democracy Lost their Glow

In November 1973, it had been six and a half years since Greece was placed under strict military rule. Opponents of the junta who...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Responds to Racist Comments on Brother Thanasis

Giannis Antetokounmpo responded to racist comments regarding his brother Thanasis made by a TV sports commentator after a Panathinaikos-Olympiacos basketball game. Takis Tsoukalas, a controversial...

Prehistoric Mastodon Tusk Unearthed in Greece

A prehistoric mastodon tusk was discovered by Public Power Corporation workers in Amyntaio, Florina, Northern Greece this week after workers removed mounts of dirt after...

Greek Police Take Draconian Measures for Polytechneio Anniversary

Hellenic Police (ELAS) are taking draconian measures for the 45th Polytechneio uprising anniversary events that will culminate with a rally to the U.S. Embassy...

“Museum of Greek Refugees” Project Presented

The presentation of plans for a museum of Greek history took place on Wednesday at the Acropolis Museum auditorium and was attended by luminaries...

Hellenic Tourism Organization Awarded for World’s Best Travel Film (video)

The award-winning Hellenic Tourism Organization (EOT) video "Greece: 365 - Day Destination," won Best Tourism Film in the World for 2018, beating 28 other...

Government, Opposition Clash in Parliament over Constitution Review

The discussion on the Constitution review in the Greek Parliament began on Wednesday with an expected clash between the government and the opposition over...

Greek Tennis Prodigy Meets with President of the Republic

Greek tennis champion Stefanos Tsitsipas visited the presidential mansion as the guest of President of the Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos on Wednesday and expressed his...

Greece has Highest Percentage of Priests in Europe

Greece has the most priests in Europe in proportion to its population, with the recent economic crisis pushing more young Greeks to see the...

Greek Museums and Archaeological Sites See Increase in Visitors, Revenue

Museums and archaeological sites in Greece have seen a large increase in the number of visitors and revenue during the first seven months of...

Trash Heap Found on Greek Island Port Seabed

The volunteer underwater cleaning team "Aegean Rebreath" unearthed the contents of an entire dump from the seabed off the port of Poros island last weekend. "Aegean...

Greek Coast Guard Rescues 28 Migrants; Two Dead off Turkey

The Hellenic Coast Guard rescued 28 migrants coming from Turkey after their Zodiac-type rubber boat capsized near Farmakonisi. The crew of the patrol vessel rescued...

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