Greek Cypriot Contestant Starts Plate Smashing in ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ (video)

A Greek Cypriot has set the stage on fire -- literally -- at auditions for the U.K.'s Britain's Got Talent television show. Bambas, a Cypriot...

Kazantzakis Event Unites People Across Europe

By Heini-Sofia Alavuo Nikos Kazantzakis may be one of Greece's most well-known exports, particularly for his 1946 novel, Zorba the Greek. Even in the far north...

George Michael’s Family Ask Fans to Remove Souvenirs from Houses of Late Singer

The George Michael family is asking fans to remove flowers, photos, candles and other items they leave out of the two houses of the...

Greek Metal Band Arrested in Georgia on Suspicion of ‘Satanism’

Two brothers, members of a Greek death-metal band, spent 12 hours in a Georgian jail after they were arrested on suspicion of 'Satanism'. Frontman of...

Turks Dancing the Syrtaki Dressed in Blue and White Causes Storm (video)

Some Turks have become enraged at the sight of the Greek syrtaki being performed at a festival at the Kadikoy district of Istanbul. The festival...

German TV Mocks Greek Eurovision Selection (video)

Presenters of the Eurovision Song Contest show on German TV mocked the lack of competition in Greece in selecting its entry for the final...

Tennis Star Federer Cooks with the Sound of Zorba the Greek (video)

Roger Federer is the master of tennis, but he’s a complete amateur in the kitchen. So the Italian pasta company Barilla invited him to...

Tree Planted by Greek Medical Student Voted Northern Ireland’s “Tree of the Year”

A tree planted at Belfast City Hospital in the 1960s by a medical student from Greece has been crowned Northern Ireland's tree of the...

Athina Onassis Victoriously Finalizes Divorce Against Ex-Husband

After a long year of multi-million lawsuits, golden Greek heiress Athina Onassis has been granted a divorce from Brazilian show jumping rider Álvaro De...

Medical Tourism an Important Source of Revenue for Greece

The International Health Tourism Center (IHTC) is organising a conference on medical tourism with focus on the exchange of know-how, synergies and promotion of...