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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...

‘No Negotiation over Greek Territory’ says Minister

A senior Greek minister on Thursday said there were no so-called 'grey zones' in the country's territorial sovereignty. "We do not negotiate our territorial waters...

Santorini Day Trips to Explore the Greek Islands (Photos)

  Santorini and its Caldera are among some of the best-known images of Greece. Santorini sets a trend that never goes out of fashion, receiving...

Restored Ancient Greek Palace Gets Ready for Visitors

Work is proceeding at a rapid rate to prepare the ancient Greek palace of Philip II at Aigai, in the Pella region, for public...

New Greek Diving Park to Offer Reefs, Shipwrecks to Explore

A project to create a new diving park in Crete, extending over an area of about 60,702 square meters (15 acres), has received official...

Skopje Moves Controversial ‘Macedonian’ Statue

As Skopje begins to replace signs featuring Greek cultural symbols -- such as its 'Alexander the Great Highway' displays -- FYROM's government also moved...

EU: Albania and FYROM Deserve to be Part of Expanded EU

The European Commission will propose to the Member States, probably by summer, the start of accession talks with Albania and FYROM, said Johannes Hahn,...

Greece Suffered More than Ireland, Tsipras tells Visiting Irish President

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras referred to the economic crisis experienced by the Greek and Irish peoples, as he received visiting Irish president, Michael...

Greece Ranks 13th for Corruption Among Western States

Greece ranks 13th in a list of the most corrupt Western nations, according to latest Transparency International (TI) figures. Greece's grading was based on areas such...

Meet the Greek Tycoon Providing Healthcare in Eastern Europe

I am sitting with a man who made a huge fortune after emigrating from his native Greece to 1980s communist Czechoslovakia -- a story...