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Tsitsipas Stuns Tennis World; Beats Nadal to Reach Final in Madrid

Next Gen ATP Finals champion Stefanos Tsitsipas earned one of the biggest wins of his career on Saturday night, defeating five-time champion Rafael Nadal 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 to reach the final of the Mutua Madrid Open. https://twitter.com/MutuaMadridOpen/status/1127347237607047169 This was the first...

Stefanos Tsitsipas Advances to Madrid Open Semifinals

Greek tennis phenomenon Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated Germany’s Alexander Zverev, securing a position in the Madrid Open semifinals, in Spain on Friday evening. The 21-year-old Greek player fought like a champion for yet another time through all the three sets that...

New Study Suggests Greece's Main Tourist Rival is … Greece!

A new study published by Greece's Institute of Tourist Businesses Confederation (INSETE) on Friday reveals that when people search for a holiday destination in Greece, they have a different Greek destination as an alternative plan, rather than another country. This...

Costa-Gavras to Receive Lifetime Honor at European Film Awards

Greek director Costa-Gavras will receive an award for lifetime achievement at this year's European Film Awards. The legendary filmmaker who directed classics such as "Missing", "Z", "Music Box" and "Betrayed", will be honored by the European Film Academy at the...

Following Spanish Request, Greece Ousts its Consul General in Barcelona

          Following a request by Spanish authorities, Greece has removed its consul general in Barcelona from his post. This move was announced by Spanish Foreign Minister Josep Borrel on Wednesday. Fernando Turró Homedes was accused by the Spanish government of "openly interfering...

Opera Singer Montserrat Caballé Dies at 85

Opera singer Montserrat Caballé, whose duet with Freddie Mercury became the signature song of the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, has died aged 85. She had been suffering from health complaints for some time and was admitted to hospital in Barcelona last...

Spain Fire Coach One Day Before World Cup

As the World Cup gets ready to kick off in Russia on Thursday, tournament contenders Spain have sensationally sacked their manager. Julen Lopetegui was dismissed by the Spanish footballing authorities just ahead of the national side's Friday clash with neighbors...

Greece and Spain in Diplomatic Spat Over Catalonia

Greece called on Spain’s ambassador to Athens on Sunday to revoke statements  suggesting that the Greek government was not supportive of Spanish unity. The Spanish Ambassador to Greece, Enrique Viguera, spoke to Sunday’s Eleftheros Typos newspaper saying that the Alexis...

Foreign Ministry: 'Greece Supports Spain's Territorial Integrity'

The foreign ministry said on Sunday Greece rejects unilateral actions by Catalonia to undermine Spain's territorial integrity, in the wake of the region's parliamentary vote to declare independence from Spain. "Greece supports Spain's territorial integrity and rejects unilateral actions that...

Greek Government on Catalonia Independence: "Unilateral Actions Unacceptable"

Greece fully supports Spain's territorial integrity and sovereignty and not unilateral actions, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said commenting on Catalonia's unilateral declaration of independence. "We are very worried about the situation in Spain and we repeat that Europe can only...