Angela Gkerekou inaugurates the Greek National Organization’s pavilion at the ITB exhibit

By Anna Papadimitriou The Deputy Culture and Tourism Minister, Angela Gerekou, inaugurated the Greek National Organization’s pavilion at the top international exhibition ITB in Berlin. During...

Sweden angers Turkey with ‘genocide’ vote

A diplomatic row is brewing between Sweden and Turkey after Sweden's parliament yesterday voted to describe the 1915 killing of Armenians, Assyrians, Greeks and...

Papoulias to swear an oath for second term as President of Greece

Today, Karolos Papoulias is to swear an oath as Greek President. Mr. Papoulias will take on a second term as the Greek President. Greek lawmakers...

Turkish Vice PM: «Νo problem in the reopening of Greek school in Heibeli Island»

March 11, Turkish Vice Prime Minister Bulent Arinc (foto) met with representatives of national and religious minorities in Turkey. 21 people, including Israeli rabbi Isaak...

Greece in strike

Serious street clashes erupted between rioting youths and police in central Athens Thursday as tens of thousands demonstrated during a nationwide strike against the...

Greek musicians a force on Istanbul’s vibrant music scene

Few musicians active in Istanbul's vibrant music scene blend in as well as the Greeks. Look at any calendar for a music venue and...

Greek souvlaki at the forefront of the fight against obesity in Britain

Chain restaurant "The Real Greek" was the first to include the number of calories in each dish. Many followed, but as it turned out...

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,...