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Medal-Winning Runner Dedicates Race to Greek Fire Victims (video)

Greece has had another spectacular night of international sporting success as runner Maria Belibasaki only narrowly lost out on gold in the women's 400m at...

Stefanos Tsitsipas Stuns Tennis World; Reaches Toronto Final

Greek tennis' giant-killer Stefanos Tsitsipas has eliminated Kevin Anderson in the Canadian Open semi-finals to get a place in his first ATP Masters 1000...

Greece Enacts Emergency Rules on Building Demolitions After Fires

Greece's government has enacted emergency procedures which will allow ministries to issue demolition orders on illegally constructed buildings. Saturday's move will give the Environment, Energy and...

Greek Island Official Rejects ‘New Migrant Camp’ Rumors

Officials on the Greek island of Lesvos have moved to deny reports of a new camp to help house thousands of migrants and refugees...

Tourists Told Card Payments ‘Help Greece’s Financial Recovery’

Greece's revenue authority is running a new campaign to tell millions of visiting tourists about claiming receipts while in the country. As Greece expects to...

Turkey Rejects ‘Unfounded’ Claims over Arrested Greek Soldiers

Turkey's foreign ministry has rejected claims by Greece's defense minister that the two Greek soldiers currently in jail in Edirne were taken on the...

Greek Island Cat Shelter Offering Feline Lovers’ Dream Job

Cat lovers now have another reason to come to Greece, as a sanctuary on the island of Syros is offering a job to someone...

Greek Tennis’ Giant-Killer Tsitsipas Beats Path to Rogers Cup Semi-Final

Greek tennis prodigy Stefanos Tsitsipas is into Saturday's semi final of the Rogers Cup in Toronto with Friday's 3-6, 7-6 (11), 6-4 defeat of defending...

Greek Fire Service Says Death Toll from Attica Blazes Has Reached 94

The number of victims from the deadly fires which swept through Attica last month has reached 94, according to the Greek fire service. In an...

Special Rules for Greek ECB Borrowing to End After Bailout Exit

Greece will be unable to access cut-rate European Central Bank funding from Aug. 21 -- a day after the expected 'official' exit from the...

Greece ‘Throwing Lifeline’ to Syrian Regime by Importing Phosphates: Report

An investigation has claimed Greek firms are buying phosphates from the regime of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, who is attempting to return to EU...

Greek Bond Yields Rise Amid International Tensions

International market strife over U.S. sanctions on Russia and Turkey has had a knock-on effect with Greek bond yields breaking the four-percent mark on...

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