Greek strike to ground flights

A sweeping strike is set to cripple Greece on Thursday in the second such protest in a fortnight against debt-driven austerity measures. Government offices, public...

Greek scholar Sir Kenneth Dover dies at 89

Kenneth Dover, esteemed Greek scholar, passed away on March 7th at 89 years old just a few days before his birthday on March 11. Dover...

Lichfield show explores the life of opera legend Maria Callas

A sensitive and candid portrayal of legendary opera singer Maria Callas is coming to Lichfield. Based exclusively on authentic interviews, Callas, directed by Richard Digby-Day,...

“Kalimera” is the new campaign slogan of the Greek Ministry of Tourism for 2010

“Kalimera” is the slogan for the new advertising campaign of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, for this year’s tourist season, which will be...

Greek properties are confiscated in Constantinople for the purpose of… building malls

A confiscation plan of the property of Greeks of Constantinople, who were deported or expelled after 1964, seems to be rekindled by Turkish authorities...

Greek praise for centre

A GREEK organisation that provides essential community day care for vulnerable people, learned how to improve some of its practices on its recent trip...

UK Immigration – Apply now before the fee increases

As mentioned in previous news reports UK immigration are substantially increasing Government fees in many cases. Some fees for dependent relative applications will double...

Body of former Greek Cypriot president found after three months

Police in Cyprus say they may have found the stolen corpse of former president Tassos Papadopoulos, whose body was snatched from his grave three...

Sophia Loren and Nana Mouskouri christens luxury cruise ship

Hollywood legend Sophia Loren has christened her first cruise ship, it has been reported. The 75-year-old was joined by Greek singer Nana Mouskouri and Italian...

Europe will stand by Greece, says Sarkozy

A meeting between Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou and French President Nicolas Sarkozy in Paris on Sunday ended with the French president's pledge for...