France Sentences 3 in Greek Cruise Ship Attack

A Paris court on Thursday sentenced three ex-members of the Palestinian group Abu Nidal in absentia to 30 years in prison for a 1988...

Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Visits Ecumenical Patriarch in Istanbul

Greek Deputy Foreign Minister, D. Dollis, held a meeting with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in Fener, Istanbul, earlier Thursday morning, in which the two men...

Greek TV Series “The Island” Hits Viewing Record in Serbia

The successful Greek TV series of private Mega channel, “The Island”, based on the Victoria Hislop novel of the same name, is doing very well...

Cypriot President Christofias Visits Court of Justice of the EU

President of the Republic of Cyprus, Demetris Christofias, is paying a formal visit to the Court of Justice of the EU in Luxembourg today...

Le Monde Newspaper Features WWII Resistance Hero Manolis Glezos

The French newspaper Le Monde featured the story of Greek Manolis Glezos. With a full page article, titled 'The miracle of Naxos ' (L'oracle...

International ‘Nikos Kazantzakis’ Prize To Be Established By International Society of Nikos Kazantzakis’ Friends

The International Society of Nikos Kazantzakis’ Friends decided to establish an International ‘Nikos Kazantzakis’ Prize to honor the Greek author on the occasion of...

Turkish Director of ‘Ask Your Heart’, Yusuf Kurçenli, Passes Away

The Turkish director Yusuf Kurçenli died at the age of 65 in Istanbul of Turkey. Kurçenli was born in Çayeli, Rize Province, Turkey. He...

European Commission President to Meet With Greek PM on Wednesday

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso will meet with Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos on Wednesday in Brussels, as it was announced on Monday...

Greek Students Demonstrate In Front Of German Embassy in Rome

Greek students and Italian Philhellenes staged a “symbolic” demonstration on Saturday in front of the German Embassy in Rome. Demonstrators gathered at 7:00 p.m. in...

Greek Community In Istanbul Celebrates ‘Baklahorani Carnival’

The Greek Community in Istanbul celebrated 'Baklahorani Carnival' after 71 years on the 26th and 27th of February. Costumed dancing people 'occupied' Taksim on...