Turkey’s Constitutional Court To Decide If Hagia Sophia Will Become A Mosque

The Constitutional Court of Turkey is due to decide on Thursday whether Hagia Sophia will be turned into a place of Muslim worship after an appeal made by a private organization called "Authority for Historical...

Greek Students Conquer Mount Olympus (Video)

The first ever school to go on the brave mission to conquer the top of Mount Olympus, the mountain of the Gods for the Ancient Greeks, is the 2nd High School of Voula, in Attica. The...

Survey Reveals What Greeks Buy and Sell Online

The online market is growing rapidly, according to a survey conducted by the global giants Paypal and Ipos. The survey observed e-commerce growth in 31 countries, including Greece. Here are the most interesting findings of the survey: 55% of...

WSJ: США планируют расширить военное присутствие в Греции

На фоне напряженности в отношениях с Турцией США ведут переговоры по поводу расширения присутствия американских военных в Греции, включая создание новых морских и авиационных баз, сообщает The Wall Street Journal со ссылкой на источники. По...

Cyprus President Anastasiades to Visit Athens Next Week

The President of the Republic of Cyprus, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, will visit Athens on Monday to have talks with the Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ahead of the United Nations General Assembly in New...

American and Greek Officials Discuss the Extension of American Military Presence in Greece

According to the American newspaper Wall Street Journal, the Greek authorities have started discussions with the American Pentagon regarding the issue of the extension of the American military presence in Greece. According to officials in...

What’s Been Agreed Has to Be Implemented, Juncker Says on Greece’s Pension Cuts

The President of the European Commission, Jean Claude Juncker, held an interview with journalists following his State of The Union speech in the European Parliament. Mr Juncker was asked by a Kathimerini journalist about the...

Stunning Spectacle as Storm Hits Greece’s Nafplio (Video)

A strong storm with thunder and lightning hit Greece’s first capital, Nafplio, in the Peloponnese, illuminating the purple night sky. Earlier in the day in other parts of the Peloponnese, extreme and spectacular weather impacted Sparta...

Kotzias to UN’s Special Envoy: Cyprus Problem is Matter of Occupation and Invasion

Greece's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, has conveyed Athens' views regarding the time-frame and the methodology of the Cyprus reunification talks to UN Secretary General`s special envoy, Jane Holl Lute, during a two-hour meeting on...

The Hellenic Initiative Australia Upgrades Pediatric Facilities in Greece

  The Hellenic Initiative Australia has upgraded two Pediatric Trauma Centers in Kastoria and Ioannina, in northwestern Greece, through a new partnership with Pediatric Trauma Care (Pedtrauma). The $48,000 grant to Pedtrauma covered the purchase of...