Theo Ioannou

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Remembering the Greek-American Fallen Heroes of 9/11

Today marks nineteen years since the cowardly terrorist attacks in New York City on 9/11. All communities in the United States are commemorating their...

The Greek Tragedy of Christina Onassis: The Short Life of an Unhappy Heiress

On a warm South American on November 19, 1988, Christina Onassis, the golden heiress of the Onassis shipping fortune, died in a friend's house...

Maria Callas: The Diva Lives on

It's hard to think it's more than 40 years since her death of Maria Callas, mostly because her immortal voice lives on, along with...

Dekemvriana: Ground Zero in the Greek Civil War

December 3, 1944 saw one of the bloodiest and most polarizing incidents in the history of the Greek civil war. Known as "Dekemvriana" (from...

FYROM Gov't Spokesman: Airport, Highway to be Renamed Soon

It's not exactly a breakthrough in the ongoing name negotiations, but Greek government officials must be relieved that the first concession by the FYROM...

Greek Retail Sales Drop Affecting Supermarkets in November

Compared to other retail sectors, supermarket sales in Greece have been relatively unaffected all through the financial crisis. New data by the Greek Statistical Authority...

Social Hackers Academy Teaches Refugees to Code in Athens

A new NGO started by coders and software engineers quit their jobs, and a handful of volunteers are teaching refugees, migrants, and unemployed Greek...

Eight Years of Greek Crisis Cost €600B

As we are approaching the eight-year-mark since the first bailout program was imposed on debt-ridden Greece, a look at the heavy losses Greek households...

Greek Lawmaker Raises Cindy Crawford in 'Macedonia' Dispute

It is not often that a supermodel is brought up during international diplomatic disputes, but one Greek lawmaker has done so over the 'Macedonia'...

Greek National Library Moves to Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center

After three long years of preparations, the hundreds of thousands of books and other items in the Greek National Library's collections, are making the...