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Russian Embassy to Greece Blasts Washington in Series of Tweets

In an unprecedented incident, the Russian Embassy to Athens blasted the US Senator Bob Menendez, Washington and the American strategy in the eastern Mediterranean in a series of tweets on Holy Thursday. The embassy published four different tweets in the...

Ariel Winter Quits Twitter Over Bullying

Ariel Winter, the Greek-American star of the hit sitcom "Modern Family", has quit Twitter over the constant bullying and negativity she receives. Her representative told media outlets that "Ariel has taken a break from Twitter and engaging with commenters on...

Zoe Kazan Criticizes Controversial Child Border Separations

Zoe Kazan, who frequently speaks out on social and political issues, took to Twitter to strongly criticize President Trump's administration's policy of separating children from parents trying to cross the border. She told a story from her 2010 shoot of...

Twitter Blocks Greece's Extremist Golden Dawn Party

Twitter has blocked the account of Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party, apparently in line with the platform's new rules against hate speech. The micro-blogging and social networking service did not say why it blocked the Golden Dawn account on Thursday,...

George Stephanopoulos Reveals Daughter Elliott Has Scoliosis

"Good Morning America" co-host George Stephanopoulos recently tweeted out a photo of his daughter Elliott while on vacation, wearing a back brace over her clothes due to her scoliosis. https://twitter.com/GStephanopoulos/status/876798243723767808 The caption reads: "so proud of my daughter, Elliott. Wearing brace every...

ESM Announces Release of 7.5 Bln Euros for Greece

The European Stability Mechanism (ESM) has disbursed the 7.5-billion-euro installment of its loan to Greece, the body announced on its Twitter account on Tuesday afternoon. “ESM just disbursed € 7.5 billion to Greece. ESM disbursement of € 7.5 billion will...

'We Believe that Europe Needs to Leave Behind the Austerity Policies,' PM Tsipras Tweets

"We believe that Europe needs to leave behind the austerity policies," Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Monday posted on Twitter during a meeting with Portugal's Prime Minister Antonio Costa at Maximos Mansion. "We seek a democratic, progressive Europe with social...

Online Networks Rule Social Life of Greeks

Half the Greek population has an account on at least one social media platform, according to a recent publication in the Greek newspaper Kathimerini. Greeks spend more than 80 minutes per day on social networks. Facebook is the favorite platform...

Twitter Says #ThisIsACoup As EU Strangles Tsipras and Greece

In the most crucial meeting for the Eurozone, EU leaders are pushing even further for more austerity in Greece.  Twitter users are reacting heavily to Greece's creditors demands that many call unreasonable and undemocratic. The past hour the hashtag #ThisIsACoup (#2 hashtag...

FT Journalist Spiegel Caught Juncker Lying About Greece

Financial Times journalist Peter Spiegel hastened to comment on the press conference Jean-Claude Juncker gave Monday saying that it is not true what the European Commission President said about pension cuts in Greece. Through his personal Twitter account, Spiegel accuses Juncker of...