UK couple lose north Cyprus land fight

A London court ruled Tuesday that a British couple must demolish their holiday home in northern Cyprus, a decision that could have implications for...

Illegal immigrant blows cover

IT was a cunning hiding place, but this stowaway gave himself up - when he SNEEZED. The 15-year-old illegal immigrant was curled up in the...

The War that Killed Achilles by Caroline Alexander

Tom Holland assesses a memorial to the first and greatest epic in European literature Interminable though the Chilcot inquiry might seem, it has nothing on...

Albania to establish committee for national census

A commission of 12 ministers will be established soon to co-ordinate the next census in Albania, State Minister Genc Pollo announced on Thursday. He...

Computers with Greek characters in Albanian schools

The hope that the Albanian leadership will soon conduct an objective census under the supervision of the Council of Europe – which will include...

British – Greek designer Sophia Kokosalaki and jeweller Ilias Lalaounis together!

British fashion designer Sophia Kokosalaki (foto) and Greek luxury jeweller Ilias Lalaounis have joined together to create a new jewellery collaboration for spring/summer 2010....

Ouzaki’s not ouzo – and it’s not Greek either

Last month Bulgaria’s Commission for Unfair Competition fined Sofia-based alcohol producer Sis Industries the sume of € 613,079 for producing and advertising a drink...

Developments in Greek education in Germany

The significance of Rhine-Westphalia’s Education Ministry’s decision to recognize the local Greek schools as “supplementary school’s of general education” is mentioned in a report...

Cyprus in shock as media mogul gunned down

Cypriot President Demetris Christofias ordered police to pull out all the stops on Tuesday to find the culprits in the murder of a media...

Head of Cyprus media group murdered

Andis Hadjicostis, the CEO of one of Cyprus's largest media groups was murdered outside his home in Cyprus on Monday evening, police said. "Two shots...