Ecumenical Patriarch Receives Turkish Foreign Minister

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu held a meeting with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Patriarchate's Fanar district headquarters, after which the Patriarch expressed satisfaction...

Greek Cinema: “Despair is not an Option”

Greece’s legendary monastic complex Meteora – which means ‘suspended rocks’ or ‘in the heavens above’ – is the setting for the new German-Greek co-production...

The Guardian Reports “Istanbul Sees History Razed In The Name Of Regeneration”

"A few hundred metres from the bustling Taksim Square in Istanbul, the sound of jackhammers reverberates through the street: demolitions in the nearby neighbourhood...

Ares Kalogeropoulos’ Video on the Return of the Parthenon Marbles

Conductor and photographer Ares Kalogeropoulos launched a campaign aiming at bringing back to the spotlight the long awaited return of the Parthenon marbles to...

‘Black Retsina’ Drink Triumphs In European Markets

Who could ever imagine that an idea for a new drink among a group of friends in Crete would become famous enough to enter...

Skeletons From Missing Greeks And Greek-Cypriots Found Buried In Turkish Prison

Thirty eight skeletons found buried in the Turkish Diyarbakır Prison are believed to belong to missing Greeks and Greek-Cypriots after the Turkish invasion of...

Nana Mouskouri Says Greek-German Ties Strained But Safe

Nana Mouskouri says Greek-German relations have hit a bad patch but are not fundamentally in danger, in a German newspaper Friday ahead of a...

Greek Chorus To Participate in ‘A Journey Through Olympic Cities’ Concert in Nottingham

Young musicians are going to pay tribute to the Olympics in Britain with a celebratory concert in Nottingham, as 'This is Nottingham' reports. The concert,...

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...