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Vourderis, Greek King of Ice Cream Died

Marinos Vourderis , a poor Greek immigrant who became the millionaire king of Italian ices, died at his home in Jamaica Estates, Queens, New...

BBC Reports from Athens Ghost Airport

In a BBC reportage on Greece’s failure to use its assets, a journalist of the British public service broadcaster used the example of Ellinikon...

Europe's Oldest Script In Messenia

Michael Cosmopoulos, Professor of Archaeology and Chair of Greek Studies, University of Missouri-St. Louis, returns to the historic village of Iklaina where with his...

Zakynthos Tourism Takes Big Jump

According to official data released by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Ministry of Infrastructure Transport and Networks, tourism in Zakynthos rose by 12.5...

Greece's New Slogan: World's Richest Country

Slipping down the economic ladder to become one of the European Union's poorest country, Greece hopes to turn that on its head with a...

Papoulias Meets Diaspora MP's

Greek President Karolos Papoulias  opened his office late in the afternoon of July 4 to the Managing Board of the World Hellenic Inter -...

Australians Praise Greek Wine Producers

The Australian, the biggest-selling national newspaper in Australia, hosted in its insert magazine, Executive Living, a very flattering tribute to Greek wines. This tribute refers...

Book on Greek Fishermen of Australia

Fishing in Australia was for decades a “Greek business.” Even today Greeks manage its major part, while some of them have even become millionaires...

Chania's Old Hospital Being Razed

On July 3 the works for the demolition of the building complex of the old hospital of Chania, Crete, began, starting with the old...

Patmos, Island of the Apocalypse

Patmos is a small Greek island in the Aegean Sea which is mentioned in the Christian scriptural Book of Revelation. The book's introduction states...