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Greek Hunger-Striker Protest Moves to Acropolis

A banner in support of jailed N17 hitman Dimitris Koufodinas -- currently on hunger strike -- was unfurled by activists on the famous Acropolis Hill of...

Extremist Greek Tabloid ‘Executes’ President, PM

  A Greek tabloid which printed a front-page cover showing doctored images depicting the country's president, premier and foreign minister being 'executed' is being investigated...

Hagia Sophia in İznik: Historical Church Turned Mosque

The Hagia Sophia at Nicaea, located in modern-day Iznik, Turkey, is a historical part of Byzantine-era history. Originally built as a church, Hagia Sophia was...

OPINION: The ‘Macedonia’ Deal Betrays Hellenism

By Andreas Chrysafis The Kim/Trump summit can be considered as a victory for sanity. A deal was negotiated by two arch enemies that only yesterday...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

1987: The Year Greeks Started a Love Affair with the Orange Ball

Up until 1987, Greek basketball was as mediocre as Greek football at a European level. Yet, on June 14, 1987 something miraculous happened and...