Building a new Byzantine church in North London

In amongst the semi-detached houses and grassy gardens in suburban North London, a church with a distinctly Greek feel is starting to take shape. Father...

Greece’s smoking ban not working, say officials

More than six months after Greece introduced a ban on smoking in public places, officials were conceding that the third attempt to stamp out...

Tourism Minister Angela Gerekou in Brussels

Tourism and Culture Minister Angela Gerekou on Thursday inaugurated the 52nd tourism exhibition "Salon des Vacances" in Brussels, in which Greece is the honoured...

Paris: Greek Philosopher Axelos dies

Greek philosopher Kostas Axelos died in the early hours of Thursday in Paris at the age of 85. Born in Athens in...

Dukakis to star in film shot in Greece

Greek-American actress Olympia Dukakis and Australian filmmaker Nadia Tass (Tassopulos) are in Athens on the occasion of the shooting of a new movie entitled...

UK: Marina Diamandis live…

Marina and the Diamonds is flying high in the music world, having just been nominated for a BRIT Award - find out where you...

Tour firm workers on trial over Corfu deaths

Two tour firm employees are to go on trial in a Greek court over the carbon monoxide poisoning deaths of two young British siblings. Christianne...

50 years migration in Germany

The desire for joint, coordinated action, with the conviction that success is a viable target, with expressed by all participants in a symposium organised...

Athens: Papoulias re-elected President of the Republic

Parliament on Wednesday re-elected the uncontested incumbent President of the Republic Karolos Papoulias to a second term in Greece's highest office, with an overwhelming...

Cyprus: New blow for Orams couple

An application by David and Linda Orams to appeal the ruling of the British Court of Appeal in the Apostolides v Orams case has...