Thessaloniki Introduces Electric Scooters For Rent

The citizens of Thessaloniki will be the first residents of a Mediterranean city to have the opportunity to travel around the city on rented...

Search for Imam Begins as Athens Mosque Nears Completion

As Athens prepares to welcome the first government-funded mosque in the city in March, 2019, the search for an imam has begun. The Education Ministry’s...

Greek, FYROM PM’s to be Nominated for Nobel Prize

The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Tunisian economist Wided Bouchamaoui, has announced that she will nominate the two prime ministers of Greece and FYROM,...

Cyprus Hails New US Approach to Bilateral Relations

''It is important that the USΑ no longer approaches the Republic of Cyprus on the basis of developments in the Cyprus issue or their...

Chicago’s Historic Greek Orthodox Church Saved by Mystery Donation

A last-minute mystery donation of approximately $2 million has saved Holy Trinity, one of the Midwest’s oldest Greek Orthodox churches, from the auction block. The...

Greek Language on the Decline in Australia

The Greek and the Italian languages are on the decline in Australia, according to an analysis of the latest census. The European languages have lost...

Greek Festival of Sydney Receives $75,000 Grant

Australian Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams and Mark Coure, M.P. representing Oatley, announced that a grant of $75,000 will be awarded for the 2019 Greek Festival...

Hank Azaria Nominated For “Brockmire” At Critics’ Choice Awards

Awards season is on the horizon, and Hank Azaria has received a nomination for Best Actor for a Comedy Series for his role in the...

Andreas Ignatiou: What It Takes to Work Your Way Up in...

Andreas Ignatiou is a hard-working up-and-comer in production and development. Completing his first feature, we decided to talk to him about his experiences in...

Antetokounmpo Greets Toronto Crowd with “Long Live Greece” (video)

Giannis Antetokounmpo greeted Toronto-area Greek fans with a "Long Live Greece" chant on Monday after the Milwaukee Bucks -- Toronto Raptors NBA game on...

Director Scandalis Lauded for Greek-Language Plays

Photos: TenTone Productions Facebook page Greek-Canadian playwright and director George Scandalis has forged a unique path in the Canadian theater world, writing, directing and producing...

Costa-Gavras Honored by European Film Academy (video)

Greek director Costa-Gavras received the Lifetime Achievement award at this year’s European Film Awards on Saturday. The legendary filmmaker, who directed classics such as “Missing”, “Z”, “Music...

Greeks in Albanian Town Have Properties Seized by State

Greeks who live in the seaside town of Himara in Albania have already seen their houses demolished and their properties seized since the passage of...

Antikythera Greek Shipwreck Exhibit Attracts Beijing Crowds

Greece’s Central Archaeological Council has decided to extend an exhibit of artifacts from the Antikythera shipwreck which are currently on display at The Palace Museum in...

Greeks Gather in Tokyo to Celebrate Christmas

The Greek community in Japan recently came together to celebrate Christmas at a festive party hosted by the groups ''Greeks of Japan'' and the...

Melomakarona – Greek Christmas Cookies

For the dough In a mixer add 350 ml water, 350ml olive oil, 50gr butter, 50ml honey και 50ml raki - mix for one minute. In a cup...

Recipe: Kourabiedes – Greek Christmas Sugar Cookies

In a mixer add butter (600gr), powdered sugar (100gr), and mix for 3 minutes. In a cup with raki or vodka (25ml), add baking soda...