Greek Shipping Tycoon Offers to Pay Amal Clooney Fee for Parthenon Marbles’ Return

An unnamed Greek shipping tycoon has offered to pay the fees of Amal Clooney and the law firm she works for, Doughty Street Chambers, in...

Greek University Plans to Restore Monuments in Northern Greece

It was confirmed last Thursday, March 12, that Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH) will undertake a five-year project in order to protect the Greek cultural heritage...

Final Curtain for Athenian Theaters

Athens Mayor Georgios Kaminis sent notices for imminent closure to 34 theaters in Athens that do not have an operating license, as it was...

Vaulted Tomb Discovered in Amfissa

A monument of great importance was discovered near Amfissa, central Greece, during an excavation project. It is a Greek vaulted tomb that dates back...

Vandals Target Athens’ Benaki Museum

An 'oil spray' attack at the Benaki Museum in Athens was reported on Monday, with signs of vandalism using a transparent, greasy substance. This is...

Mikis Theodorakis: New Honorary Member of Athens Academy

The internationally renowned composer Mikis Theodorakis will officially become an honorary member of the Athens Academy on December 3. The president of the Academy, Spyros...
Ten Dishes that Give a Greek Flavor to your Christmas Dinner

Ten Dishes to Add Greek Flavor to Your Christmas Dinner

Greece is a country with deep religious traditions, a strong sense of family, and a very festive spirit. And those are the necessary ingredients...

TIME: ‘Privatization Will Save the Treasure of Ancient Greece’

The well-known magazine TIME, conducted  a thorough report on the exploitation of the ancient Greek antiquities and treasures. In particular, the article mentions the...

Greece Offers UK Its Ancient Artifacts as Incentive for Returning the Parthenon Marbles

After the decision made last year by the Greek government to not legally pursuit forcing the UK to return the Parthenon Marbles to their...

The Japanese Who Saved Armenians and Greeks During the Genocide

Researcher Vicken Babkenian has written a new book describing how a Japanese ship saved hundreds Armenians and Greeks from genocide in Smyrna in 1922....

‘Art Nouveau’ Exhibition at Benaki Museum

The Culture Ministry in cooperation with Badisches Landesmuseum and the Benaki Museum are organizing an exhibition entitled "Art Nouveau" from the collections of the...

Hellenic-American Union to Pay Tribute to Composer Dimitris Mitropoulos

The Greek Composers’ Union in collaboration with the Hellenic-American Union, the Hellenic American Inc., and the Association of American Universities’ Graduates are organizing a...

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