How the Winged Victory of Samothrace was Saved from the Nazis

"Illustrious Yet Unknown" is a new French documentary that tells the story of how the Louvre museum staff saved priceless works of art from...

Louvre Asks Donations For Nike Repair

The Louvre Museum hopes to raise another million euros in an appeal for donations it launched to find the funds for the conservation of...

L’Humanité: “We are all Greeks Through Solidarity”

The director of "L'Humanité" French daily newspaper, Par Patrick Le Hyaric, is launching a solidarity campaign appealing to all nations of Europe to suuport...

Georges Moustaki: “Greeks Should Make Hell Hotter for the EU”

"I wish Greeks made Hell hotter for the EU," says songwriter Georges Moustaki, who is of Greek origin and lives in France, implying that Greeks...

Greece in 7th Place for Human Rights Violations

According to the annual report of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) released on Thursday, January 30 by the president of the Court...

Distinguished French Philellenist Jacqueline de Romilly Passes

The distinguished French classical scholar Jacqueline de Romilly, who was only the second woman to enter the elite Academie Francaise, has died at the age...

Ancient Greek Quarry in Marseille Partly Classified as Historic Monument

Discovered by chance during the construction of a building in the center of Marseille, a Greek quarry dating from the 5th century BC will...

Dynamic Greek Presence at ‘Salon des Independants’ Exhibition in Paris

Greek artists are taking part for the second time in the 'Salon des Independants' Exhibition, held in Paris, a most prestigious art exhibition place...

Libération Says Papandreou is Posing the Only Legitimate Question

Although the French Press up until now have expressed negative opinions about Greek PM's referendum decision, the director of the daily Libération Nicola Demorand thanks...

Greek Scientists Honoured with the “Marie Curie Award”

The team of researchers of Theodosia Maina-Nock and Berthold Nock of the Greek centre for scientific research "Demokritos," was honoured with the internationally acclaimed...