An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale shook central Greece near the town of Elassona at 12:16 local time on Wednesday.
The zeibekiko requires an inner intensity, as it is an improvised movement that expresses the feelings of the individual who gets up to dance.
The Santorini shipwreck of the cruise ship MS Sea Diamond has been a permanent feature of the Greek islands for the last 14 years.
Recent excavations undertaken by the Ephorate of Antiquities of Lesvos have revealed new Byzantine structures and baths dating back to the Ottoman era.
PM Mitsotakis decided that the Committee of Experts will be convened tomorrow morning to evaluate the Covid-19 epidemiological data throughout the country.
The relatively young prelate reached out to the Greek Orthodox women of the Americas, telling them that he realizes without them, "our parishes would be dead."
Photographs from a rally organized in Athens in support of Dimitris Koufontinas, a convicted terrorist who is on hunger strike were censored.
Dozens of centuries-old trees that became part of the rich lore of the Greek War of Independence have been identified by a Greek scientist
A 2,300-year-old tomb in southwest Turkey—once revered as a holy Islamic site—turns out to be the tomb of ancient Greek boxer Diagoras.
Odyssey, Homer's classic was recently banned in Lawrence, Massachusetts for portraying ideas that do not conform to modern norms of behavior.
The impressions had been made by hominids on Crete 5.6 million years ago, making them by far the oldest footprints ever discovered in Europe.
The San Francisco City Hall will be illuminated with the colors of the Greek flag on March 25, on the 200th Anniversary of the 1821 Greek War of Independence.
Games and workshops based on Ancient Greece and its political figures were recently created by group of academics from the University of Exeter in England.
This year's San Francisco Greek Film Festival, which is set for April 16-25, 2021, will offer free, virtual film screenings.
Health officials in Greece are concerned about the nation's hospitals after the number of intubated patients with Covid-19 reached 406 Monday.
Impressed by the entrepreneurial environment in Greece, US giant Amazon announced that they will soon open their first office in Athens.
The lockdown in Greece, imposed to stem the spread of the coronavirus, will gradually ease in two weeks, Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis signaled on Monday.
An EU-wide vaccine passport plan will be unveiled in March, the European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced on Monday.
Zagori is an awe-inspiring natural landscape with an incredibly well-preserved network of 46 villages and features national parks, rivers and waterfalls.
Feta, Greece's most famous cheese, has become viral world-wide thanks to a food blogger who recently created an easy and tasty recipe of feta with pasta.
Tens of thousands of ethnically-Greek orphans -- or, more often, children who were simply without fathers, due to war or other causes -- were taken abroad
The environmental group All for Blue, active for 10 years, has removed 32 tons of waste from the Greek islands since 2018.
Designer Yannis Dimoulis uses his platform of over 23,000 followers to explore the often-comedic nuances of being Greek-American.
French photographer and draughtsman Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey took the first-ever photograph of the Acropolis of Athens in 1842.
Greek philosopher Diogenes could have been the first anarchist, or the first satirist, or the first naturalist -- depending on the reader's point of view.
The Greek word "kosmetika" is the root of the English word ‘cosmetics.’ The word also meant any product that protected the hair and face.
Found with a metal detector in his hand, a 68-year old man was arrested on Sunday for illegally excavating in the archaeological site of Amphipolis.
The plague appeared in Greece as a weapon of divine wrath. Agamemnon, offended the priest of Apollo and the God spread pestilence among the Greeks.
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Here's a traditional recipe for the Greek dessert galaktoboureko, aka Greek milk pie. Syrup SUGAR 2lb/900gr WATER 14fl oz/400ml HONEY 1tbsp Boil for 3 minutes and...
Tsoureki Rolls, the raisins and cinammon filled Greek sweet bread rolls are usually prepared in Greece for Easter, but are great throughout the year....