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UN Envoy Says FYROM Name Dispute with Greece to be Resolved in Coming Months

The UN Special Representative for the naming dispute between Greece and FYROM, Matthew Nimetz, said that the issue "can and should be resolved" next...

Greece 3rd in EU’s Material and Social Deprivation List

In a Eurostat list containing EU's population suffering from material and social deprivation released today, Greece is in third place with more than one...

Turkish Opposition Leader: 18 Aegean Islands Under Greek Occupation

In an interview with a local newspaper, Turkish opposition leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu attacked president Recep Tayyip Erdogan for choosing to dispute the Lausanne treaty...

Netflix Greece Offers Users Greek Language Support

Netflix has localised its service in Greece, providing local language support and enabling payment in euros in the country for the first time. The subscription...

Historic Battleship ‘Averoff’ Bids Farewell to Thessaloniki (photos, video)

The historic Hellenic Navy battleship "Georgios Averoff" set sail from the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki on Tuesday; after a two month stay, and...

Israeli Mom And Daughter Discover Clay Lamp from Hellenistic Period

An Israeli mother and her daughter discovered an ancient clay candle holder dating back to the Hellenistic period – when Judah Maccabee fought against...

Powerful Εxplosion at Petrol Station South of Athens

A dynamite stick was used to set off the powerful explosion that occurred early on Tuesday, at a petrol station in the coastal town...

Leading Greek Historian Spyros Asdrahas Dies at 84

Spyros Asdrahas; one of the most prominent Greek historians, has died at the age of 84. Asdrahas was born in Argostoli, Kefalonia in 1933. He studied...

Greek Hospital Thefts Suspects Arrested in Germany and Colombia

Two of five Colombian nationals suspected of stealing expensive medical equipment from Greek hospitals earlier this summer, have been arrested in Germany and Colombia...

Football Hooligans Riot at Cyprus Derby (video)

A football game in Limassol was interrupted for close to two hours on Monday evening after clashes between rival fans, which broke out after...