Russian Newspaper Publishes Financial Analysis of Greece

The daily newspaper by the Russian government “Russkaya Gazeta” has published a financial analysis by Evgeni Sestakov, which reports that: "Europe will save Athens...

Russia: Greece’s Consulate General, Torchbearer of Sochi 2014

Greece’s Consulate General, Yiannis Plotas, participated in a unique and impressive ceremony of Sochi Winter Games Torch Relay that took place in Russia. He...

Greek Chorus to Perform in Festival of Sacred Music in Moscow

The International Christmas Festival of Sacred Music opened on the 8th of January in Moscow. It features music from different traditions including the Old...

Last Temptation of Christ Hit by Russian Prosecutor

The Last Temptation of Christ, a 1988 fictional drama film directed by Martin Scorsese is under the scrutiny of the Moscow Prosecutor’s Office for...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Castigates Moscow Patriarchate Over Ukraine

The Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople Bartholomew I strongly criticized the Russian Patriarchate of Moscow on Tuesday regarding the issue of the independence of the...

Easter Holidays for Russian Tourists Canceled due to Visa Issuance Delay

At least 20 vacation packages from Russia toward Greece for the Easter Holidays have been canceled in the past few days, due to delays for visa...

400% Increase in Russian and Ukrainian Reservations

According to tour operators specialized in tourists’ movement from countries of the former Soviet Union, an increase of 400% was observed in bookings mainly...

Putin Wants Wrestling Kept In Olympics

Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized a decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to drop wrestling from the games and also asked for...

Greek-Russian Astronaut Ready for Take Off

Many Greeks around the world will never forget the moment when Yurchikhin, the first cosmonaut of Greek descent, brought on 8 January 2003 to...

Greek Byzantine Workshop of Chanting Music Held in Saint Petersburg

Professor of Byzantine music A. Paivanas held an inspirational singing workshop of Orthodox Music and Chanting in Saint Petersburg. The aim of the workshop was to give an...