Kamila Shamsie Wins London Hellenic Prize for Book Inspired by Antigone

Author Kamila Shamsie's seventh novel, Home Fire, tells the contemporary story of a British-Muslim family's connections to the Islamic State (ISIS). However, the Pakistani-British writer's...

Brexit Deal Approved by EU Leaders

European Union leaders on Sunday approved an agreement on Britain’s departure next year — the first time a member country will have left the...

British Officer Fired Over Death of Homeless Greek Man

A London police officer who threw a homeless man out of a Heathrow Airport police station and watched a DVD as he died outside...

Greek Term ‘Toxic’ is Oxford’s Word of the Year for 2018 (video)

With its roots in the Ancient Greek word “toxikon,” the English word “toxic” has been crowned as the word of year in 2018 by...

U.K. Government in Crisis Over Brexit; Four Ministers Resign

The United Kingdom's Brexit Secretary, Dominic Raab, and the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Esther McVey, have resigned along with two junior...

Greek Researcher in London Awarded Papanikolaou Prize

The Papanikolaou Prize for 2018 has been awarded to Greek clinical researcher Myria Galazi at St. Bartholomew's hospital in London for her research on...

BBC Releases Trailer of Spy Thriller Party Shot in Greece (video)

The BBC has released the first trailer of the "The Little Drummer Girl", an adaptation of John le Carre’s famous spy thriller, that was...

Mediterranean Diet ‘May Help Prevent Depression’

Following a Mediterranean diet could help prevent depression, new research suggests. Eating plenty of fruit, vegetables, nuts, plant-based food and fish may cut the risk...

Brits Choose Greece as Best Holiday Destination for Families

The Star Family Holidays Destination award for 2018 was given to Greece at the Travel Bulletin Star Awards 2018 ceremony, held on Tuesday night...

British Historian Claims Elgin Marbles are Fakes

British historian Nigel Konstam has published a booklet arguing that many of the works stolen from the Parthenon by Lord Elgin in the 1800s...