Italian Gov’t to Return 80 Ancient Coins to Greece

The Italian Culture Ministry will return a total of 80 ancient coins to the Greek government in a ceremony that will take place on...

Pompeii and the Greeks

An exhibition testifying to the many cultures that have left their mark on the ancient city of Pompeii from its foundation to its destruction...

Italy: Greek Statues Back on Display

After four years of national controversy concerning two 2,500 year-old Greek statues, Italy’s Minister of Culture has decided to put them on exhibit once...

Kostas Manolas Sends Barcelona Crashing Out of Champions League (video)

Greek international Kostas Manolas sealed a historic Roma comeback to eliminate Lionel Messi's Barcelona from this year's Champions League. Manolas' glancing header on the 82nd...

Deadly New Trend Developing in African Migration to Europe

The International Organization for Migration reports a sharp increase in the number of sub-Saharan Africans making the dangerous sea journey from Libya to Italy....

Orthodox Church Set on Fire in Calabria

An Orthodox Church located in the district of Sbarre in Reggio Calabria, Southern Italy, was set on fire in broad daylight. Sbarre is one...

World Population Day: More People in the EU, But Less in Greece

On January 1, 2016, Eurostat recorded the population of the European Union at 510.1 million people, compared with 508.3 million on January 1, 2015....

Yorgos Lanthimos Shoots Gucci’s New Fashion Campaign

Highly acclaimed Greek filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos has been recruited by Italian fashion giant Gucci to film its latest fashion campaign. Shot in support of Gucci’s...

Lamborghini Trademarks Ancient Greek Mythology Name “Deimos”

Ancient Greek god “Deimos” will give his name to one of the two new models expected to be launched by Lamborghini at this month’s...

Tomb Raiders Caught Near Palermo Carrying Greek Artifacts

It sounds like a scene from a Hollywood adventure film, but early on Aug. 22, Italian police arrested three tomb raiders caught digging up...