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Greek-Swedish Actress Elli Avram Rising Bollywood Star

Greek-Swedish actress Elli Avram, who represented Miss Greece 2010 Beauty Talent, is becoming a rising star in Bollywood. The 23-year-old is making her big-screen Bollywood debut this October in "Mickey Virus," a comedy-thriller set in Delhi that involves a Punjabi computer...

Mumbai Cops’ Cloned Cards Used in Greece

At least eight Mumbai policemen are among 29 individuals whose bank cards were cloned and used to fraudulently withdraw cash from ATM machines in Greece, a Mumbai police official said Friday. A total of 1.3 million rupees ($23,000) was withdrawn...

India Eyes Thessaloniki, Volos Investments

At a Feb. 1 meeting with Merchant Marine and Aegean Minister Costas Mousouroulis, Indian Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur reportedly showed his country had a strong interest to invest in the Greek ports of  Thessaloniki and...

Greek-Swedish Actress Elli Avram to Make Bollywood Debut

22-year-old Greek-Swedish beauty Elli Avram will be making her Bollywood debut as the love interest of Manish Paul in "Mickey Virus," a thriller set in Delhi that involves a Punjabi computer geek planning the con of a lifetime. Avram first...

Gillard Wants Nuke Ties with India

After a three-day visit to India, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard said there's a need for closer defense relations between the countries to offset China's military influence in the region. She also stressed the importance of negotiation in nuclear...

Bollywood Star Loves Greek-Inpired Hairstyles

Indian film actress and fashion icon Sonam Kapoor has been a fervent enthusiast of ancient Greek braid hairstyles showcasing them in different recent awards shows. Being the brand ambassador for cosmetics and beauty company L'Oreal, the young Bollywood star...

Australian Youth Group Wins Corfu Cricket Tournament

The Greek island of Corfu hosted the second annual international youth cricket tournament organized by the Hellenic Cricket Federation. Being one of Australia's favorite sports, young kids could not escape participating in this year's tournament. Teams from Ferntree Gully and...

Greek Shipping Crew Rescues Shipwrecked Man Stranded For 80 Days

Approximately 80 days ago, a Swedish man was sailing on his boat in the Indian Ocean without an engine or a sail. A storm had broken his mast and the man was left alone on his boat, without being able...

Deal Between Indian Billionaire And Greek Cigarette Company Failed

The Indian billionaire Raja Bommidala was interested in purchasing the 50.36% of the shares of the Greek Cooperative Cigarette Manufacturing Company (SEKAP). The deal started in 2003 but it has not been completed. Raja Bommidala is the director of the BBM...

Somali Pirates Hijacked Greek-Owned Tanker

According to Reuters news agency, Somali pirates have hijacked a Greek-owned chemical tanker in the Gulf of Aden with a crew of 22 people on board including an unarmed guard yesterday Monday. The vessel “Liquid Velvet” travels under the Marrshall...