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Mikis Theodorakis Film Opens in German Cinemas (video)

A movie on the life of Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis will premiere in German cinemas on May 10. The film -- Dance Fight Love Die...

Belgian Students, Teachers Protest to Save Ancient Greek Lessons (video)

Students and teachers of secondary schools in the Belgian city of Genk are up in arms about the cutting of ancient Greek and Latin...

Turkish Town Hears First Orthodox Liturgy in 96 Years (photos)

A Turkish town has heard its first Orthodox liturgy in 96 years at a special religious service attended by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew. The special service took...

Countdown for London’s Greek Film Festival

The annual London Greek Film Festival aims to be the international meeting point for Greek film from across the world kicks off in the...

Turkey Arrests Leading Jihadist Planning to Flee to Greece

Turkish media report that the country's secret services arrested a close associate of ISIL leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in the coastal town of Izmir...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Meets Turkish Leader

The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew met the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, early on Wednesday afternoon, at the presidential mansion in the Turkish capital,...

London Greek Radio Extends Broadcast to Scotland

London Greek Radio (LGR) which airs in both Greek and English 24/7 is expanding into Glasgow, Scotland's biggest city and home to a sizeable...

Greek Metal Band Arrested in Georgia on Suspicion of ‘Satanism’

Two brothers, members of a Greek death-metal band, spent 12 hours in a Georgian jail after they were arrested on suspicion of 'Satanism'. Frontman of...

Former Turkish Prosecutor Arrested Trying to Flee to Greece

A Turkish former prosecutor has been arrested in Turkey's northwestern Edirne province while trying to escape to Greece with his wife and children, Turkish...

Germany Gets First Greek Mayor

Dimitris Axourgos, from Ioannina in north-western Greece has become the first Greek to become a mayor in Germany. The 35-year-old teacher, an official candidate for...