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Countdown Begins For World-Famous Patra Carnival

Final preparations are underway for the Patra Carnival, the largest event of its kind in Greece and one of the biggest in Europe, which...

Greek Teachers Protest Against Proposed Legislation in Athens

Thousands of public school teachers joined a rally in central Athens on Thursday protesting the Education Ministry's proposed law on a new hiring system...

FYROM Announces Prespa Requirements Completed

The government of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) notified Greece on Wednesday it has completed all the legal conditions required by the...

Tsipras Survives Confidence Vote

Greek lawmakers gave the thumbs-up to Alexis Taipras and his government on Wednesday night -- but only just. The Prime Minster survived the late-night confidence...

When Princess Diana Flew to Greece For Her “Dear Friend” (video)

On September 18, 1996, Diana, the Princess of Wales, made a surprise trip to the Greek island of Evia to pay last respects to...

Famous Greek Matriarch Who Helped Migrants Dies (Video)

Maritsa Mavrapidou, who was famously photographed in October 2015 with a refugee baby together with two other ladies on the Greek island of Lesvos,...

Small Plane Crashes in Western Greece

A search-and-rescue operation is underway off Mesolongi in western Greece for a small two-seater plane which is believed to have crashed into the sea...

Greeks Overwhelmingly in Support of Snap Elections

Two out of three Greek citizens are in favor of snap elections, according to a survey by polling company Marc on behalf of Proto...

Putin Slams Prespa Agreement

Russian president Putin has criticized the name deal between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), suggesting it is part of a...

Six Arrests Over “Naming and Shaming” Campaign for Pro-Prespa MP’s

Greek police on Wednesday arrested six suspects in several Macedonian cities for illegally placing posters "naming and shaming" lawmakers who will vote for the...