Deadly New Trend Developing in African Migration to Europe

The International Organization for Migration reports a sharp increase in the number of sub-Saharan Africans making the dangerous sea journey from Libya to Italy....

Leading Italian Philosopher and Intellectual Umberto Eco Dead at 84

World-renowned Italian author and intellectual Umberto Eco died at 84 yesterday at his home in Milan, according to Italian media reports. Eco was best known...

Greek Dimitris Papaioannou Named Best Choreographer of the Year in Italy

Greek choreographer Dimitris Papaioannou was named “Best Choreographer of the Year” by the well-established Italian magazine “Danza & Danza.” "We can all agree on the...

Pope Francis Sends Message to Patriarch Bartholomew for Feast of St. Andrew

Pope Francis sent a message to Patriarch Bartholomew on the occasion of the Feast of St. Andrew, urging Catholics and the Orthodox to offer a...

Authorities Arrest Greek Anti-Authoritarians for Incidents in Milan

Five Greek anti-authoritarians are being persecuted by Italian authorities with an international arrest warrant for their involvement in violent episodes. The incident in question...

‘It’s All Greek to’ Versace for FW 2015 – 2016

“#GREEK symbolizes everything: the traditions of craftsmanship and the Greek key, the emoji of the future,” Versace Group Chief fashion designer and current Vice...

Greek Pianist Receives Standing Ovation After Performance in Rome

Music lovers in Rome gave Greek pianist Alexandros Kapelis a standing ovation at the Auditorium Parco della Musica, after his unprecedented “Greek Myth and...

Avramopoulos Present at First EU Refugee Relocation

European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimtiris Avramopoulos oversaw the first relocation of refugees within the European Union on Friday. Avramopoulos greeted the 19 refugees...

As Europe Migrant Crisis Swells, UN Urges Better Response

Record numbers of migrants are entering Hungary, officials said Tuesday, as well as arriving in many other parts of Europe. The U.N. refugee agency...

Hungary Looks to Block Entry of Thousands of Migrants

Thousands of migrants rode trains and buses and walked through FYROM and Serbia on Sunday in an effort to get to European Union member...