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‘Another Europe with Tsipras’ Campaign Gets Underway in Rome

Under the slogan "We are the other Europe. Everything else is Troika", the "Another Europe with Tsipras” campaign for the forthcoming European elections got underway in Rome on Wednesday. According to Greek news, Alexis Tsipras’ candidacy for President of the European Commission has been endorsed by 220,000...

Police Decipher Mafia Code Resembling Ancient Greek

The Italian police authorities have managed to crack a three page document describing a Mafia initiation ritual, written in a code that resembles ancient Greek and Egyptian hieroglyphics. The document was found in Rome during an investigation into the murder of a...

Kalymnos Is The Island of Climbing

The most popular daily newspaper in Rome and central Italy, Il Messaggero, hosted an article dedicated to the Dodecanese island of Kalymnos, Greece, describing it as "the island of climbing.” “Just a one-hour flight from Athens is located the destination...

A Taste of Greece at Rome Cereals Festival

This year’s 3rd Annual Rome Cereals Festival, Cerealia, that is going to take place in Rome, Italy, from June 6 to 9, will certainly have a taste of Greece. The festival is dedicated to the goddess Ceres (the counterpart...

Young Immigrants’ Hardship Stories Pile Up

Young immigrants who leave their countries seeking a better future in Europe narrate their stories in the magazine Griot published in Rome, Italy, which concern mainly their arrival in Greece. Among other experiences, the children describe how they are treated...

Greek Director Terzopoulos’ Italian Tour

A Drama Workshop, under Greek director Theodoros Terzopoulos, based on the analysis and teaching of Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound, has been organized to run from April 12-24 in Rome, in collaboration with the Italian National Academy of the Silvio D’Amico...

Greek Night in the Alleys of the Eternal City

A fascinating night devoted to Greece was organized by the Municipality of Rome in collaboration with the World Council of Hellenes Abroad and the Greek community of Rome and Lazio in the historic neighborhood of San Lorenzo. It is one...

Dionysis Savvopoulos to Perform in “Il Vascello” Theatre of Rome

The Embassy of Greece in Rome and the Department of Modern Greek Language and Literature of Rome's ''La Sapienza'' University pay tribute to the work of Greek musician Dionysis Savvopoulos, with a concert on February 14, 2012 in Rome,...

Summer Olympic Games in 2020

The list of potential candidates to host the Summer Olympic Games of 2020 continues to grow. Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced officially today that his nation aspires  to host the Summer Olympic Games in 2020. He added...