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Greek State Worker’s Protest Against Privatization Sale of Ports Continues

This Friday in Athens dozens of protestors blocked the entrance to Greece's privatization agency in protest to the sale of the country's two biggest...

German Lawmakers Vote in Favor of Paying the Next Portion of Rescue Funds to...

This Friday German Parliament's budget committee voted in favor of paying the next portion of aid due to reach Greece as a part of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM)...

The Weirdest Greek Superstitions!

There are so many quirky and even down right weird superstitions that Greeks believe. Of course, they do vary quite a bit from one village...

Santorini Experience, Sporting Event to be Held October in Santorini

"Santorini Experience" will be held on October 7-9 on the volcanic island. Santorini authorities said that the event is a very good promotion of the island...

EU Council Urges Greece to Reconsider Turkey as Safe for Syrian Refugees

There is much frustration in Greece over the new EU-Turkey migration deal. The European Council on Justice and Home Affairs has stepped in to try...

Lawyers’ Strike Ends, Backlogged Cases Could Take 10 Years to Process

The lawyers' strike is starting to wind down and looking towards June 17 to restart processing pending cases. The six month strike has dealt...

The Underwater Ruins of Ancient Naval Bases at Piraeus Harbor [video]

In 2010, a local fisherman guided a group of archaeologists to a favorite fishing spot he frequented as a child. He used to sit...

Greece’s Electronic Music Festivals to Attract Tourists this Summer

The days of young dance loving tourists flocking to Croatia for summer dance festivals may very well be a thing of the past. The...

Get Ready for the International Festival of Ancient Greek Drama in Nicosia

According to the CNA, the International Festival of Ancient Greek Drama will showcase works from Aristophanes, Aeschylus and Sophocles that are to be performed...

Education Minister on a Mission to Abolish Ancient Greek Lessons in Greek High Schools

Education Minister Nikos Filis is on a mission to take Ancient Greek lessons out of the curriculum of Greece's high schools. The proposal of eliminating...

China Airlines Canceling Flights to Greece This Summer

The Taipei-based China Airlines has announced that it is canceling 18 direct flights from Taiwan to Greece that were scheduled from June 3 to...

Austria Proposes Copying Controversial Australian Model, Keeping Asylum Seekers in Detention Camps on Greek...

Austria's foreign minister, Sebastian Kurz, has put forth a controversial idea of keeping asylum seekers in island camps in Greece while their requests are processed...

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