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New Democracy Chief Expels Colleague over Novartis Outburst

Greek opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis has expelled a high-profile colleague after the latter made a series controversial statements about party vice-president Adonis...

Greek Teachers Fined for Illicit Recording of Supervisor

A Greek court in Rhodes has imposed stiff fines on two teachers for recording a verbal exchange with their supervisor against his will. The court...

Skopje Mayor: Alexander the Great was Never Part of Our History

Skopje mayor Petre Shilegov has said Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) are showing a willingness to resolve their decades-old name...

Karalis Books Ticket to World Champs With Record Pole Vault

Greek athlete Emmanouil Karalis broke the world record in the teen pole vault by "flying" over 5.78-meter (18.96 feet) in the second day of...

Greek Fashion Designer Dimitris Parthenis Dies at 74

Dimitris Parthenis, one of the most important figures in Greece’s fashion industry, died this weekend in an Athens hospital aged 74. For almost 50 years...

Greek WWII Resistance Icon Tells Skopje: ‘Forget Macedonia’

Following Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis’ endorsement of protests over the ‘Macedonia’ naming issue another prominent left-winger has come out against use of the term...

Qatar Airways to Launch Flights to Greek Island of Mykonos

Qatar Airways has unveiled plans to launch direct flights to the popular Greek island of Mykonos from 30 May. Group Chief Executive, Akbar al-Baker, said:...

AEK Go Top as Olympiacos Fall Further Behind in Greek Title Race

  AEK had to be satisfied with a 1-0 penalty win against Asteras on Sunday to move top of the Greek league despite wasting a...

Greek Ferry Battles Gale Force Winds in Aegean (video)

Dramatic footage has emerged of a ferry fighting gale-force winds to dock on the Greek island of Tinos. The captain of Blue Star Delos battled...

Greece Slams Turkish Violations in Cypriot Waters

Greece's foreign ministry on Monday condemned Turkey's violation of Cyprus' exclusive economic zone (EEZ) after Turkish warships harassed an Italian-interest rig digging for hydrocarbon...