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Greek Athlete Wins North Pole Marathon (video)

Argyris Papathanassopoulos became the first Greek person to finish first at the North Pole Marathon on Sunday. Braving the cold with frost on his face, the Greek runner was obviously overwhelmed by the adverse circumstances of the run. Papathanassopoulos cut the...

To Change or Not to Change? A Greek Take on Women's Names After Marriage

Kate Winslet defended her decision not to change her surname to that of her third husband; Emma Watson tweeted that Hermione Granger would almost certainly keep the Granger name… Many women on this planet--famous or not--have the dilemma of...

Greek Man Arrested, Police Confiscate Inscribed 3rd Century BC Funerary Stele

A 30-year-old Greek man was arrested at Istiea, northern Evia, on Thursday for illegal possession of antiquities. Greek Police confiscated a marble funerary stele (70 cm high and 55 cm wide) showing two women, one sitting on a thronos (a...

Constantinople Greek First to Fly

A recent study by Bilgi University in Istanbul led to a claim that the first man in history to make a flight was a Greek from Istanbul, then Constantinople, in the 17th Century. Turkish professor of history Sinan Cetin said...