AEK Beat Flamengo in a Thrilling Final to Win Intercontinental Cup (video)

AEK on Sunday became the third Greek team ever to win the FIBA Intercontinental Cup defeating their hosts, Flamengo, at Rio de Janeiro with...
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Video: Good Samaritan Saves Stranded Sea Turtle in Crete

A sea turtle entangled in fish net and stranded at a beach in Crete was rescued by a passer-by earlier this month. The video...

ELSTAT: Visitors and Revenue to Museums, Archaeological Sites Up in Jan-Oct 2018

Visitors to Greek museums and archaeological sites in October 2018 posted a 13.4 pct and 12.4 pct rise respectively in comparison with the same...

Saudi Arabian Airlines Announces New Riyadh-Athens Flight

Just in time for the tourist season, there will be a new direct flight launched by Saudia, Saudi Arabia's Airlines, with the international destination...

Dionysis Arvanitakis, “The Baker of Kos” Passes Away at 77

The world is mourning the loss of Dionysis Arvanitakis, better known as "the baker of Kos". Arvanitakis passed away this weekend at the age...

Crete: Four Missing in Heraklion After Flood Waters Sweep Away Their Vehicle

A search operation is underway in the area of Mires, Heraklion on the island of Crete, four people who were passengers in a car were...

Greece’s Top Ten Ancient Finds of the Last Decade

Greece has countless ruins to visit and historical sites to explore, all of which are priceless archaeological treasures. However, some discoveries made in the last...

Farmers End Protest, Blockade at Nikea

Protesting farmers from Thessaly withdrew their tractors from their blockade at Nikea on Saturday. The farmers said they will gather again on March 1...

Greece Amends Driving Restrictions for Vintage Vehicles

The Greek government has updated the rules of driving vintage cars on the roadways as of Friday. The new rules come as a joint decision...

Merkel congratulates Tsipras, Zaev on settling name dispute

On Saturday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel congratulated Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his counterpart, Zoran Zaev for reaching a resolution in the decades-long name...

Historic Greek City of Eleusis to Become “European Culture Capital 2021”

Only 20 km (12 miles) from Athens, Elefsina (Eleusis) is an ancient city which became an industrial hub in the nineteenth century. Over the...

First Energy Leadership Summit to Take Place in Athens in June

Athens will be the location this upcoming June for the launching of the first Annual Energy Leadership Summit. The news came in an announcement...

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