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UK couple lose north Cyprus land fight

A London court ruled Tuesday that a British couple must demolish their holiday home in northern Cyprus, a decision that could have implications for...

Emir Kusturica flies to ‘Pelican’

Horlait debuts as director with coming-of-age drama Serbian helmer-thesp Emir Kusturica will topline helmer Olivier Horlait's coming-of-ager "Nicostratos the Pelican." Kusturica will play a Greek widower...

Homer Moustidis, Greek state artist of the Soviet Union

His work was chosen to praise the greatness of socialism on the 50th and 60th anniversaries of the USSR throughout the world. In this...

Illegal immigrant blows cover

IT was a cunning hiding place, but this stowaway gave himself up - when he SNEEZED. The 15-year-old illegal immigrant was curled up in the...

The War that Killed Achilles by Caroline Alexander

Tom Holland assesses a memorial to the first and greatest epic in European literature Interminable though the Chilcot inquiry might seem, it has nothing on...

Albania to establish committee for national census

A commission of 12 ministers will be established soon to co-ordinate the next census in Albania, State Minister Genc Pollo announced on Thursday. He...

Swiss newspaper devotes full page to Papa-Stratis from Lesvos

The story of Papa-Stratis - the priest from Kalloni in Lesvos, who cares for immigrants flooding the Aegean islands from neighbouring Turkey – has...

Computers with Greek characters in Albanian schools

The hope that the Albanian leadership will soon conduct an objective census under the supervision of the Council of Europe – which will include...

Ouzaki’s not ouzo – and it’s not Greek either

Last month Bulgaria’s Commission for Unfair Competition fined Sofia-based alcohol producer Sis Industries the sume of € 613,079 for producing and advertising a drink...

Greece at the International Tourism Fair in Vienna

Greece will participate in the Vienna International Tourism Fair with an impressive stall of the Greek Tourism Organization (EOT) and various regional tourism organizations....