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Swiss Experts Crack Code of 2,000-Year-Old Ancient Greek Papyrus

A mysterious 2,000-year-old papyrus covered in mirror writing, including ancient Greek, had baffled scientists for years. Now researchers in Switzerland think they have solved...

As Greece Sizzles, New App Warns Public of Heat Dangers

As Greece basks in a three-day heatwave which could send temperatures in the capital soaring to around 36 degrees Celsius (96.8F) a new app...

Cypriot Reporters Say 'Glossary' Endangers Freedom of Speech

A document backed by the OSCE which attempted to defuse some of the political language confronting journalists in Cyprus has been rejected by Greek-Cypriot...

Greek Employment Rose in First Quarter of 2018: Report

  The employment rate in Greece grew to 54.1 percent of the working population aged 15-64 in the first quarter of 2018, from 53.8 percent...

Greek Islands Come to UN Headquarters in New York

A photography and video exhibition focusing on the architecture and biodiversity of the Greek islands is taking place at the United Nations. It was officially...

Social Media Storm Erupts over Greek Thrashing of Turkey in Water Polo

Greece and Turkey are frequently rivals in and out of the sporting arena, but a whitewash of Turkey's water polo side by their Greek...

EU Commissioner Calls on FYROM Citizens to Back ‘North Macedonia’ Deal

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) took a step closer to EU membership talks on Tuesday. European Commissioner for enlargement Johannes Hahn arrived in...

Man Accused of Shooting Teen on Greece's Lesvos is Remanded in Custody

A 78-year-old Lesvos man accused of opening fire and injuring a 16-year-old Syrian asylum-seeker in his yard was on Monday remanded in custody, with...

More Details Emerge from Fatal Greek Island Boat Tragedy

  More information has emerged about Saturday's fatal boating accident in Paxoi island which claimed the life of a British teenager on holiday with his...

Kostas Antetokounmpo Signs for Dallas Mavericks

Kostas Antetokounmpo, younger brother of Giannis 'Greek Freak' Antetokounmpo, has been signed by the Dallas Mavericks. The 6'10" forward played for the Texas side previously...