Four Dead After Flood in Kalamata, One Missing in Thessaloniki

Four people are dead in Kalamata and Lakonia, the Messinia region, and one missing after killer floods hit Greece early Wednesday morning. All four deaths took place...

Cypriots and Greeks Show Alarming Lack of Physical Activity

Cyprus has the highest percentage of physically inactive people (44.4 percent) among developed countries with Greece following close behind, the World Health Organization (WHO)...

Greek Public Broadcaster ERT to Reopen

MPs from the newly elected Greek leftist led, SYRIZA – Independent Greeks (ANEL) coalition government have voted earlier today to reinstate the country’s public...

Barrage of Greek Airspace Violations by Turkish Fighter Jets

A new barrage of provocative violations of Greek airspace by Turkish fighter jets took place on Thursday over the Aegean, with Greek Air Force...

Police Use Tear Gas on Chios Residents Protesting Migrant Situation

Greek police used tear gas against Chios residents during a protest march to the Suda migrant camp, causing a riot in the island's capital...

Brexit Makes Return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece More Compelling: The Guardian

An opinion article in The Guardian argues in favor of the return of the Parthenon sculptures now that Britain is detaching itself from the...

30,000 SMEs Have Closed in Attica, BoG Report Shows

A report released by the National Bank of Greece (BoG) on small and medium-sized retail businesses (SMEs) shows that there have been some 30,000...

Roma Children Receive Computers Thanks to Young Greek-American

Thanks to the initiative of 17-year-old Greek-American Aristotelis Aslidis, who managed to raise 5,000 dollars and purchase computers, the lives of 150 Roma children...

Five Youths Prosecuted for Burning the Greek Flag in Nafplio

The Nafplio Police Department on Tuesday arrested five young people who burned the Greek flag after taking it down from its pole. The five perpetrators -- a...

Donkey Milk: A Secret from the Antiquity That Became a Prosperous Business

Humans have been using milk from donkeys for cosmetic and alimentary purposes since Egyptian and Greek antiquity. Today, dozens of new businesses in Greece are...

Earthquake Measuring 4.2 on Richter Scale Rocks Kyllini

An earthquake measuring 4.2 points on the Richter scale rocked Kyllini, in Peloponnese, at dawn on Monday. According to the Athens Geodynamic Institute the earthquake...

Pindos Wild Orchids at Risk of Extinction from Illegal Harvesting

Overharvesting, in response to skyrocketing demand in Turkey and elsewhere, is placing the endemic wild orchid population in Pindos mountains of northwestern Greece at...

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