FYROM Court Gives Former Premier Gruevski 2-Year Jail Term

Nikola Gruevski, one-time leader of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), was sentenced to two years in jail on Wednesday for his part...

Swedish Diplomat Calls for Return of Greece’s Parthenon Sculptures

A former Swedish ambassador to Greece has called for the return of the Parthenon sculptures during an event held at the National Theatre in...

Turkey ‘Shrine’ Turns Out to be Tomb of Ancient Greek Boxer

A 2,300-year-old tomb in Aegean Turkey -- once revered as a saint's shrine -- turns out to have been the final resting place of...

Greek Heiress Corinne Mentzelopoulos Turns Winery into $1B Business

  Greek heiress Corinne Mentzelopoulos has turned the famous Chateau Margaux in France into a $1 billion business, according to a Bloomberg report. Mentzopoulos is the daughter...

German Footballers Face Backlash Over Erdogan Photos

On Tuesday, as Germany unveiled its football squad for June's 2018 World Cup in Russia, two of best-known players are facing a storm of criticism for...

Patriarch Bartholomew Inaugurates Church on Imbros with ND Chief Mitsotakis

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew inaugurated the Saints  Constantine and Eleni Church on Imbros on Tuesday in the presence of New Democracy Chief Kyriakos Mitsotakis. The conservative...

Greek Scientist Elected Fellow at UK’s Royal Society

Pioneering work by a Greek scientist on the nervous systems of mammals has seen him chosen by fellow researchers to join a prestigious British...

Greek Professor Joins UK’s Academy of Medical Sciences

A distinguished Greek diaspora scientist specializing in cardiovascular genomics, Professor Panayiotis Deloukas of the William Harvey Research Institute and Queen Mary University of Medicine,...

Greece’s EU Ambassador Accuses Turkey of Threatening War in the Aegean

Greece's ambassador to the EU has said Turkey is threatening the country with war and "casting doubts over the Treaty of Lausanne". In an interview...

#Tamam Trends Worldwide Against Turkey’s Erdogan

More than a million Turks took to social media to call out President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday, making the word 'tamam' (meaning 'enough')...