Academy Elects Jim Gianopulos and Sid Ganis to Board of Governors

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences elected its 2018-2019 Board of Governors, which will include Jim Gianopulos and Sid Ganis. Jim Gianopulos, the CEO of Paramount Studios, is an incumbent governor for the...

Younger Greeks Turning their Back on Religion, New Research Claims

Greece is second among 106 countries where people under the age of 40 are less likely to say religion is "very important" in their lives, according to new research According to the Pew Research Center's...

Dozens of Tourists Evacuated from Burning Greek Island

The Greek Coast Guard has evacuated dozens of tourists trapped in a hotel on the island of Alonissos as a forest fire was closing in. The fire broke out in a wooded area of Gerakina...

Greeks Paying €1.02 Tax for Every Liter of Gasoline they Buy

As the price of gasoline reaches an average €1.68 ($1.99) per liter in Athens and almost €2 on some islands, crisis-stricken Greeks are leaving their cars at home and using public transportation. Eurostat -- the...

Russian Tycoon’s Luxury Yacht Dazzles Mykonos (video)

One of the biggest yachts in the world, the Ocean Victory which belongs to Russian billionaire Viktor Rashnikov, has docked in cosmopolitan Mykonos. Residents and tourists have been gathering to snatch a glimpse of the...

Greece’s Tsipras Rules Out Referendum, Defends ‘North Macedonia’ Deal

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has dismissed criticisms leveled by the opposition that the deal with Skopje on the naming dispute is a retreat for Greece. "I see a deal where we only gain things, not...

Забастовка работников общественного транспорта пройдет в Афинах

В четверг в Афинах пройдет забастовка работников общественного транспорта. На работу не выйдут водители автобусов и троллейбусов, а также сотрудники метро. Уже вторые сутки бастуют таксисты. Люди протестуют против правительственного законопроекта с новыми мерами...

雅典出租车司机今天继续罢工

今天雅典仍然没有出租车服务。

希腊阿洛尼索斯岛发生松林大火 酒店住客需疏散

阿洛尼索斯岛市长瓦菲尼斯在接受国家电视台访问时指,人为纵火是造成这次大火的原因。

Skopje Protest Draws Crowds Against ‘Macedonia’ Deal with Greece (video)

Citizens of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) have taken to the streets of Skopje, angry over the provisional deal with Greece which could see the country re-branded 'North Macedonia'. Crowds chanted and rejected...