Groundbreaking Digital Dyslexia Screening Going Public in Greece

By Phil Butler* A pioneering method, dubbed RADAR, which diagnoses dyslexia will soon be available in selected municipal centers across Greece and Cyprus. Developed by an...

Businessman and Sports Club Owner Thanassis Giannakopoulos Dies at 88

  Greek businessman and former sports club owner Thanassis Giannakopoulos died on Tuesday morning at the age of 88. Giannakopoulos had been hospitalized recently in a...

Most Greeks Living Abroad Would Like To Return Home

Nearly six out of ten Greeks who live and work abroad wish to return to Greece, according to a survey presented on Monday by...

Large Fire Breaks Out at Paper Warehouse North of Athens (video)

A large fire broke out at a warehouse which stores paper in north-eastern Attica on Monday afternoon. Eight vehicles from nearby fire stations rushed to...

Thousands March in Thessaloniki in Memory of Holocaust Victims (video)

A silent march was held on Sunday to mark the 76th year since the departure of the first "death trains" which carried Thessaloniki Jews...

Greek Army to Abolish Penalty for Draft Dodgers

The Greek government last week announced plans to abolish the 6,000-euro penalty for young Greeks who skipped out on their military service. Alternate Defense Minister...

Greek Paratrooper in the Spotlight for Singing Patriotic Song During Jump (video)

The Greek Army announced on Friday that Manolis Bouhlis, a paratrooper with the Hellenic Army General Staff or GES is under investigation for breach...

Greece, Turkey in War of Words Over Aegean Airspace Violations

On Friday, Greece's Foreign Ministry criticized comments by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan who reportedly said his country will respond every time Greek fighter...

Surveys Says Vast Majority of Greeks See Immigrants as a Burden

A survey in the eighteen countries which host half of the world’s migrants found that Greeks are the most skeptical of all about immigrants,...

Turkish Jets Violate Greek Airspace, Two Days After Foreign Ministers Meet

A pair of Turkish fighter jets violated Greek airspace on Friday, two days after the foreign ministers of the two countries met to discuss...

Adoption Procedures in Greece Updated and Streamlined

New Greek laws on adopting and fostering children, which were instituted in May of 2018, aim to make the once notoriously onerous procedures less time-consuming and...

Seven More People Die From Influenza This Week in Greece

Seven more citizens died from influenza complications last week in Greece, according to the Greek Center for Disease Control and Prevention's (KEELPNO) latest figures,...

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