Drill Ship Captain Begged Turkish Warship to Change Course

Details of a radio exchange between the captain of the ENI-chartered drill ship Saipem 12000 and a Turkish warship in Cypriot waters have been released. The exchange from Feb. 9 reportedly took place in Block...

С Днем защитника Отечества!

23 февраля в России отмечается День защитника Отечества. Праздник зародился еще в СССР, тогда 23 февраля ежегодно отмечался как всенародный праздник — День Советской Армии и Военно-Морского Флота. В этом году празднование Дня защитника Отечества...

Tsipras Chooses Wrong Time to Divide Greeks

The Novartis case - which is shrewdly referred to as the "Novartis scandal" by the Greek government - is obviously not an effort to fight corruption. It is a forced attempt to smear political...

Scientists Reveal ‘Gate to Hell’ Mystery in Ancient Greek City

  Scientists have explained the mystery of the "Gate to Hell", the phenomenon whereby birds fall dead when they approach a point in the ancient Greek archaeological site of Hierapolis, or Pammukale in modern-day Turkey. It...

Jim Gianopulos Will Bring ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ to Big Screen at Paramount

Paramount just signed a deal with SEGA to bring their iconic "Sonic the Hedgehog" franchise to the big screen. Jim Gianopulos, who was hired as Chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures just last year, said,...

Brave AEK Bow Out of Europa League (video)

AEK failed to find a goal that its performance deserved in Ukraine and bowed out from the Europa League after another draw against Dynamo Kiev. Following the gripping 1-1 draw in Athens last week, AEK...

Путин стал почетным доктором Университета Пелопоннеса

Президент России Владимир Путин стал почетным доктором Университета Пелопоннеса. В российском посольстве в Греции ему присвоили степень Почетного доктора Университета Пелопоннеса. Была организована торжественная церемония, в ходе которой российскому лидеру передали мантию Почетного доктора и диплом с высшей академической степенью. Решение...

Council of State Gives ‘Green Light’ for Ellinikon Development Project (video)

The Council of State gave the approval for the beginning of works to make the former Athens airport site at Hellinikon into a multi-purpose complex that will include hotels, luxury apartments, amusement parks and...

ENI Boss Says Blockaded Cyprus Drill Ship Will Leave

The Cyprus energy standoff continued on Thursday with a senior Turkish minister insisting Ankara would not allow "one-sided" exploration around the island and ENI's boss saying they would withdraw their blockaded drill ship from...

Police Make Heroin Bust at Athens Airport

A 34-year-old woman from South Africa was arrested at Athens International Airport on Thursday by narcotics officers and charged with drug trafficking. The woman, who had arrived to Greece from South Africa via Abu Dhabi,...