Italian Plenary Discusses Submitting Proposal to UNESCO for Greek Language Promotion

The Greek Community and Brotherhood of the Philhellenic Society of Italy has managed to get the Italian plenary to discuss its proposals for the...

Terra Ancestrale, a Study of Greeks Living in Italy

"Terra Ancestrale" - "Earth of Pioneers" - a study of Greeks in Italy presented in Rome, focuses on the "modern Greek diaspora in Italy, especially the...

World Population Day: More People in the EU, But Less in Greece

On January 1, 2016, Eurostat recorded the population of the European Union at 510.1 million people, compared with 508.3 million on January 1, 2015....

Campo Chiaro: The Stunning Italian Ghost Town of Rhodes [video]

The abandoned village at the foot of Mount Profitis Ilias was built by Italians during World War II. They settled there, eyeing the timber...

Greek University Calls for Maintaining the Hellenic Institute in Venice

A resolution adopted by the University of Crete Department of Literature calls on the Greek government to maintain and strengthen the Greek Institute of...

Free Flights to Athens For Passengers Dressed as Ancient Greek Gods

Blue Air is offering free flights on its Turin-Athens route for toga-clad passengers willing to dress like Greek gods. The Romanian carrier's official Facebook...

Bloomberg Chart: Italy Migrant Route Now Busier Than Path Through Greece

A recent chart created and published by Bloomberg, shows that the refugee route to Europe through Italy is becoming busier and, for the first...

EU Commissioner Avramopoulos Inaugurates Regional Task Force’s Building in Catania

EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos inaugurated on Wednesday the new building of the EU Regional Task Force in Catania, Sicily. Avramopoulos...

International Day for the Greek Language Celebrated in Naples, Italy

A literary marathon, concert, discussions and a theatrical play, were several of the activities included in the program of the first International Day for...

Pope Francis Calls on Faithful to Not Turn Back on Refugees

Addressing the faithful on Palm Sunday, Pope Francis criticized those who he said are washing their hands of the fate of desperate refugees, according...