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Agriculture Minister Makis Voridis Rejects Accusations of Anti-Semitism

Agriculture Minister Makis Voridis has rejected allegations of anti-Semitism leveled against him by the Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece (KIS), the umbrella...

4.6 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Kozani, Northern Greece

According to the Geodynamic Institute of the National Observatory of Athens, the epicenter of the most recent quake to strike the nation of Greece...

Greece’s Meteorological Service Warns of Thunderstorms Over the Weekend

Greece’s National Meteorological Service, EMY, has warned of rainfall and sporadic thunderstorms over the weekend. Central and northern Greece are the regions that will mostly...

New Greek Energy Minister to Revive Helliniko and Skouries Projects

The new government’s Energy and Environment Minister, Costis Hatzidakis, has said that two of Greece’s biggest investment projects that have been stalled or blocked...

A 4.7 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Central Greece

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake hit the region of Aetolia-Acarnania in central Greece on Saturday evening at 18:08. According to the Geodynamic Institute of the National Observatory...

Swordfish Killed by Swimmers on a Beach in Chalkida, Greece

A swordfish which swam its way to the shallow waters of a beach in Chalkida on the island of Evia, was killed by beachgoers. The...

American Biologist Suzanne Eaton was Brutally Murdered, Coroners Say

American biologist, Suzanne Eaton, was brutally murdered according to the results of the autopsy conducted by the coroner’s office on Crete. Police on the Greek...

What You Need to Know Before Renting a Car in Greece

Driving in Greece, especially in Athens, might seem difficult or even intimidating, but there is a certain rhythm -- and once you get into it with a good rental, driving in Greece is a breeze.

Greek Middle Class Hit Hardest by Overtaxation

The perennial issue of overtaxation continues to be a critical problem for the Greek economy and its society overall, despite significant improvement in the...

Greeks Go On Holiday Longer Than Any Other Europeans

Greeks go on vacation for almost double the amount of time for any other European Union citizen, according to an analysis of new Eurostat...

International Bidding Opens for 30 Percent Stake in Athens International Airport

An international bidding procedure has been launched for the sale of a 30 percent stake in Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport SA (AIA), the...

Greek Students Create Device that Stops Trembling of Parkinson’s Patients

Three students from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece have created "Tremor FreeMe," a start-up company which focuses on reducing and even eliminating trembling...

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