Picturesque Leipsoi Island Becomes Popular Wedding Location

Leipsoi, the small picturesque island near Patmos in the Dodecanese, has become a popular wedding destination for Greek and international couples. International surveys show that...

Coca-Cola Launches New Bottle Design Inspired by Crete’s Minoan Civilization

Coca-Cola Greece has launched a bottle design celebrating the Greek island of Crete’s rich culture and history. The design was inspired by Minoan civilization and Cretan...

Greece-Cyprus-Israel to Meet in September over Gas Exploration Issue

The foreign ministers of Greece, Cyprus, and Israel are to meet in Jerusalem on September 13 in order to discuss natural gas exploration in...

US Urged to End Arms Export Restrictions on Cyprus

A ongoing ban on arms sales to Cyprus by the U.S. has been criticized by the American Hellenic Institute (AHI) in a new briefing...

Greek-American WWII Hero Mike P. Cokinos Passes Away

      Mike P. Cokinos, a Greek-American veteran who was part of a real-life WWII 'band of brothers' has passed away at the age of 98. Cokinos,...

‘Action for Athens’ Sees Generous Response from Melbourne Community

A special evening of music in Melbourne has helped raise money for those affected by Greece's devastating July fires. Melbourne’s Greek Center was the venue...

Special Melbourne Radio Broadcast to Raise Funds for Greek Fire Victims

Greeks and friends of Greece in Australia are being encouraged to tune into to a special broadcast of a fundraising event on Wednesday to...

Orianthi and Richie Sambora Are Splitting…For Now

Orianthi and Richie Sambora recently announced they are taking a break from their four-year relationship, but will continue to perform together. The musical duo have...

Tina Fey Joins Petition for WGA Union Contract

Tina Fey, who has long been an outspoken advocate for better wages and conditions in the entertainment industry, has joined a petition on behalf...

Greek-Canadian Actress Marie Avgeropoulos Arrested in LA

Greek Canadian actress Marie Avgeropoulos was arrested on August 5, on charges of felony domestic violence by the Glendale Police Department, Los Angeles County...

Greek Canadians Launch Drink Made with Greece’s Famous Mountain Tea

The three Greek Canadians who launched ΤΣΑΙ (Tsai), the carbonated Greek mountain tea beverage, have childhood experiences of their parents giving them the traditional...

Broker of 2004 Cyprus Peace Plan, Kofi Annan, Dies Aged 80

Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has died aged 80, it was confirmed on Saturday. The Ghanaian diplomat served as the UN chief for...

Greece, Germany Forge Deal on Refugee Re-Admissions

A deal which could see refugees who applied for asylum in Greece but subsequently moved on to Germany returned has been struck between Athens...

Ancient Greek Earring Unveiled in Jerusalem

An ancient Greek gold earring found last year in Jerusalem has been revealed by the Israeli authorities. The jewellery, around 2,000 years old and fashioned...

Tsoureki Rolls Recipe

Tsoureki Rolls, the raisins and cinammon filled Greek sweet bread rolls are usually prepared in Greece for Easter, but are great throughout the year....

Greek Gardoumbakia: Mini Kokoretsi Recipe

Greek gardoumbes, or gardoumbakia, are pieces of lamb organ meat wrapped in lamb intestines. It is a traditional Greek delicacy usually served on Easter....