Chountis Questions Greek Jobless Benefits

Nikos Chountis, a Member of the European Parliament for the far-leftist SYRIZA party, pressed European Commission officials why international lenders insisted on reducing unemployment...

El Mundo Features Greek Reporter’s “Hire a Greek” Initiative

The Spanish newspaper El Mundo published an extensive report on the innovative website HireaGreek.com, created last March by Greek Reporter. The idea for the initiative...

Zara Named After Greek Man

Zara was named after a bearded Greek man. The high street store's namesake was the bushy-bearded boisterous peasant in the 1964 film 'Zorba the Greek',...

Greek Captain of Prestige Denies Spill Blame

Apostolos Magkouras, 77, captain of the tanker Prestige, which wrecked and spilled oil into the Mediterranean, causing environmental damage, has denied any responsibility for...

Amateur Astronomer Kardasis Maps Jupiter’s Moon

Amateur astronomers have proved time and again how much their contributions can help professionals promote progress in their field. A recent example is Greek...

A Spanish Song with Greek Lyrics

These musicians (Apurimac featuring Paspala Elli) are trying to remind us that there are thousands of Greek words in every language. As a result,...

Ferrari Driver Fernando Alonso Drives Germans Mad with His Greek-Designed Car

The Spanish Formula 1 pilot made Germans really-really mad with his victory, and dare I say with his witty comments--Fernando Alonso! The statements of the...

12 Greek Teens at the World Junior Championship in Barcelona

Barcelona will host the 2012 World Junior Championship, and many people from all over the world will visit the Spanish city to watch the...

“Loukanikos” Bar Opens in Madrid After Famous Greek Riot-Dog

Loukanikos, the Greek dog attending all massive riots in Athens downtown for the past year, has become so popular over time that a bar...

International meeting of the European Left last night in Brussels

Last night a meeting of the European Left was held in Brussels with its agenda the global economic crisis and the recent election in...