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Police Set-off Controlled Explosion of Device Planted Near Dafni Police Station

According to police reports, shortly before 3 a.m. an anonymous phone call reported to police emergency services that there was an explosive device behind the Dafni...

Skeleton Found in Well on Crete is Missing Brit Steven Cook, Police Say

The authorities investigating the skeletal remains found at the bottom of a well in Crete have confirmed that they are the missing British tourist,...

President Anastasiades to Send Update on Cyprus Talks to UNSG’s Guterres

President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades will send by Tuesday next week a letter to UNSG Antonio Guterres briefing him on the current state...

U.S. Ambassador Pyatt, Tzitzikostas and Boutaris Discuss Boosting Investments, New Holocaust Museum

Boosting investments in Macedonia and the creation of a Holocaust Museum in Thessaloniki was discussed in a series of meetings between U.S. Ambassador to...

Carnival in Patras Concludes With Memorable Closing Ceremony Events [video]

The tradition of carnival in Greece is perhaps best witnessed by attending the country's biggest celebration in Patras. The municipality of the port city of...

Grand Celebration Marks Handing the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center to the State

A large celebration, open to all, marked the completion of the delivery of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) by the Stavros Niarchos...

Why Did Winter Sales Flop this Season?

If you didn't go out and shop until you drop over the past months' winter sales, you are not alone. According to the Athens...

German Authorities Charge 4 Germans and a Greek With Bribery for Defense Contracts

Bremen prosecuting authorities have charged four Germans and one Greek as suspects for bribing Greek officials for defense contracts, according to a Deutsche Welle...

Siemens’ Cash-for-Contracts Trial Set to Resume on Friday

The trial of sixty-four defendants charged with bribery, money laundering and being accessories to offenses related to the Siemens cash-for-contracts scandal will restart at...

IMF Spox: We Want a Clear Commitment Regarding the Restructure of Greece’s Debt

During a press conference on Thursday, the spokesman for the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Jerry Rice, told reporters that his organization wants to participate...