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Chestnuts: A Very Greek Winter Delicacy

In winter, roast-chestnut street stalls are a common sight in Greek cities. The seller has a little portable brazier, a whole heap of roasted...

Heavy Rains and Floods Hit Western Greece (video)

Heavy rains brought havoc to many parts of western Greece, with the prefecture of Aitoloakarnania particularly affected. Local authorities say that heavy flooding has hit...

Greece Finalises Deal with Lenders to Sell Coal-Fired Plants

Greece has finalised a deal with its official creditors on the coal-fired plants the country will sell to comply with an EU court ruling,...

Relief for Greeks: ‘The EU is Not Banning Gyros or Kebab’

The European Commission has denied reports it plans to ban gyros and kebab. A spokesperson reacted to the media reports on the use of phosphates...

Hellenic HQ: A New Greek Centre is Planned in Melbourne

The Greek Community of Melbourne (GCM) has announced a landmark development to create new facilities and services for all Greeks in Melbourne. The plan focuses...

Greek Maestro Yanni Enthrals Music Lovers in Saudi Arabia

Renowned Greek composer and pianist Yanni enthralled a sell-out crowd at Jeddah's King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) on Thursday in a concert held under...

Greek Days in Taranto, Italy

A three-day education, theatre and discussion event named "Greek Days" was organized on Friday in Taranto, Italy. The event was organised by the ethnic Greek...

Greek Text of Jesus Secret Teachings to his Brother James Discovered in Oxford

The first-known original Greek copy of a heretical Christian writing describing Jesus' secret teachings to his brother James has been discovered at Oxford University...

Talks on Greece’s Third Review Going ‘Impressively Smoothly’

A senior Eurozone official said on Friday that there has been major progress in talks to complete the third review of Greece's programme, with...

Erdogan to Visit Thrace in Next Week’s Historic Visit to Greece

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Greece on Dec. 7-8, making him the first sitting Turkish President to visit Greece in 65 years,...