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Gyaros: The Forgotten Aegean ‘Island of the Devil’

During the military dictatorship Gyaros was a place of exile and torture. Today, the small Cycladic island exudes a sense of fear and complete...

EU Commission President Juncker Honored at Thessaloniki University

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker was named honorary doctor at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in a ceremony on Thursday evening. Juncker’s declaration has a...

Six of the Most Secluded Beaches and Coves Near Athens

If you can’t get on a ferry boat to the Greek islands to enjoy swimming in the Aegean Sea, there is an alternative. Attica, the...

At least 5 Injured in Two Separate Fires in Greece on Thursday (video)

At least five people were injured from fires that erupted in a forest area near Corinth and a plastics factory, further north, near the...

Tsipras: Greece Is a Key Pillar of Stability in South-Eastern Europe

Greece and Serbia signed agreements on energy, transport, networks and tourism within the framework of the 1st High-Level Cooperation Council on Thursday, in Thessaloniki. Tsipras...

Turkey Frigate, U.S. Aircraft Carrier Sail by Cyprus Drilling Site

Turkey has sent a frigate to monitor the West Capella ship that is thought to have started drilling activities to search for oil and...
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Popular Greek Singer Yiannis Kalatzis Dies at 74

The popular Greek singer Yannis Kalatzis, famous especially during the 60s and the 70s has died at the age of 74. Yannis Kalatzis was born...

Turkey Escalates Rhetoric on Cyprus Gas Exploration, Threatens Action

Turkish Foreign Minister threatened that Turkey "will take action" against the Cypriot oil exploration, reiterating Ankara's position that Turkish Cypriots also have rights to...
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Promitheia: Reviving the Ancient Greek Spirit on Mount Olympus

Hundreds of people gathered on Mount Olympus in central Greece for the annual festival dedicated to the Ancient Greek spirit. The Prometheia festival, now in its 22nd...

Brain Drain Gathers Pace as One in Three Greeks Looks for a Job Abroad

A new study highlights the problem in the Greek labor market as more than 30% of Greek unemployed say that they are actively seeking...

Large Crowd Gathers at Elder Paisios Tomb on Death Anniversary (video)

Thousands of worshipers traveled to Thessaloniki, Greece, in order to pay their respects to the Elder Paisios, whose tomb is located at the Monastery...

Defiant Varoufakis Ready to Face ‘Even Martial Court’ Over Plan B

Undeterred over the controversy surrounding the new disclosures over the system of a parallel currency that was apparently considered by the government of Alexis...

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