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Nike of Samothrace Replica Awaits Transfer to Greek Island Home

An exact replica of the iconic marble sculpture of the Nike of Samothrace, one of the most spectacular exhibits in the Louvre Museum, has been...

Update: Hijack Threat at Athens Airport a Hoax

Greek authorities said on Friday that the threat of possible hijackings of airliners flying from London to the Greek capital was a hoax. Earlier, security...

Mikis Theodorakis Returns Home After Lengthy Hospital Stay

Composer Mikis Theodorakis was released from the hospital on Thursday after sixteen days of treatment for a heart condition. Theodorakis, 93, was transported on February...
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Greek Song Gets More than 100 Million Views on YouTube (video)

A song by Greek performer Nikos Vertis has reached almost 100,200,000 views on YouTube since its release in 2014, and is now believed to...

Greek PM Tsipras Lauds Bolivian Left’s “Success Story”

Greece's prime minister Alexis Tsipras warmly welcomed Bolivian president Evo Morales to Athens on Thursday, declaring that his efforts are inspiring to the Left...

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...

Greek Parliament Votes to Amend The Country’s Constitution

The Greek Parliament conducted a series of votes on Thursday for the final decision on which of the forty-three articles of the Constitution that...

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,...

Greece Smashes Airport Passenger Traffic Records in 2019

The Civil Aviation Authority of Greece released the latest data on Thursday measuring passenger traffic through Greek airports for the months of January and...

Greek Finance Minister Tsakalotos Says SYRIZA Government Made Mistakes in 2015

Speaking at an event in Paris on Wednesday evening, Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos admitted that the SYRIZA government made mistakes during the 2015 negotiations...

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