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As Greece Celebrates Carnival, Rioters Attack Athens Police

As carnival celebrations were being held in Greece on Saturday night, attacks on police by rioters in Athens made the headlines. The central Exarchia district saw...

Greek Opposition Head Meets Turkish PM in Germany

Senior figures from Greece's main opposition party met Turkey's prime minister and foreign minister recently in Germany. New Democracy head Kyriakos Mitsotakis and shadow foreign...

Irish President to Visit Refugee Camp During Greece Visit

The president of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, will visit a refugee camp outside Athens during a three-day state visit to Greece this week. Higgins' visit...

Greek Partygoers Ready for Patras Carnival Parade

Thirty thousand people are getting ready for the final highlight of a huge carnival in the western Greek city of Patras as the lenten...

Bad Greek Mortgages Qualify for Partial Write-Offs

Thousands of bad mortgage loans in Greece could see part of the debt written off as banks try to evaluate how much debtors can...

AEK Clinch Greek Basketball Cup After Fan Trouble (video)

AEK have brought home the Greek Basketball Cup for the first time since 2001 with a narrow two-point win over a fancied Olympiakos side...

Turkish Reactions ‘Detached from Reality’, Says Greece

The ongoing war of words between Athens and Ankara heated up on Saturday as a Greek foreign ministry spokesman said Turkey "systematically violates international...

‘Fake Doctor’ Worked in Greek Hospital for 17 Years

A doctor who reportedly served as a general practitioner in a northern Greek hospital for 17 years has left the job when it was...

Fitch Raises Greek Sovereign Debt Rating

Greece has seen an improvement in its sovereign debt score, with Fitch moving its rating up to 'B' from 'B minus'. The international credit rating...

70-Year-Old Greek Widow Battles Bureaucrats

One could say that the story of Rinio Katsotourhi could be compared to that of the brave women of Pindos in the Greek-Italian War,...