Chountis Presses Rehn on Greek Loan Deal

Nikos Chountis, a Member of the European Parliament for the major opposition SYRIZA party, questioned Olli Rehn, the European Commissioner in charge of monetary...

European Court of Human Rights Convicts Greek Coast Guard of Immigrant’s Torture

On Tuesday, January 17, the European Court of Human Rights found that Greek Coast Guard officials tortured Necati Zontul when he was raped in...

Survey: Greeks are the Least Happy Europeans

A survey conducted on behalf of Deutsche Post and published by business magazine Wirtschaftswoche, concerns the happiness scale of European people. The least happy...

Greek NGO Works on EU School Bullying

A Greek NGO dedicated to children issues, Hamoyelo tou Paidiou, meaning Smile of the Child, has published the results of its research on bullying...

ECHR Αsks Turkey to Pay 1,3 mln Euro to Greek Cypriot Plaintiff

The European Court of Human Rights awarded 1,3 mln euros to Kostas Kalisperas for pecuniary and non-pecuniary damage, based on an ECHR judgment of...

Christine Lagarde: ‘Make or Break’ Point for Schengen

The chief of the International Monetary Fund says she believes Europe’s refugee crisis is placing the continent’s cherished Schengen zone at risk. Christine Lagarde, the...

Red or White but Greek: Greek Wines Promoted Abroad, Funding Courtesy of the EU

Greek businessmen in the wine production sector are making many efforts to promote Greek wines abroad. A new decision made by the EU facilitates...

EU Blue Card for Skilled Immigrants Implemented this Summer

The EU Commission is pushing forward with a directive to implement a skilled immigration "blue card" which would allow migrants from non-EU countries to...

Van Rompuy: EU Tackles Illegal Migration

The President of the European Commission Herman Van Rompuy stated today, that the European Union will take strict measures in order to battle illegal...

Europe Locked in Migrant Quota Dispute

European Union countries are locked in an increasingly bitter battle over proposals to set quotas for accepting asylum seekers and other migrants fleeing Africa...