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The Misadventures of a Group of Tourists Who Landed in the Wrong Athens

Residents of the village of Atena Lucana, in the province of Salerno, south of Naples were left scratching their heads as three tourists asked...

Turkey Angry at Italian Parliament’s Vote to Recognize Armenian Genocide

The Turkish Foreign Ministry on Thursday strongly condemned the passing of a motion by the Italian parliament to recognize the 1915 Armenian genocide. “The motion...

Cyprus President Anastasiades Congratulates Israeli PM Netanyahu on Election Results

The President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades congratulated Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday on his party's performance in the Israeli parliamentary elections held...

Pioneering Greek Entrepreneur is Making Waves in the UK

By: Sylvia Klimaki* In the finance world, a "plum" means an investment which has performed extraordinarily well over a prolonged period of time, without being...

Historic Sumela Monastery to Finally Reopen in May

The first section of the historic Greek Orthodox Sumela monastery, dedicated to the Virgin Mary, will re-open to the public on May 18, Turkish...

Munich Plans to Demolish its Unfinished Greek School

A more than 20-year-old dispute between the Greek state and the local Council of Munich,  Germany is set to end with the demolition of...

UK Citizens Heading to Greece Warned of Airport Delays

British citizens heading to Greece are being advised by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office that additional checks will be in place for all EU...

Hagia Sophia: The Center of Greek Orthodox Faith Through the Ages

Hagia Sophia in Istanbul (Constantinople) remains the symbolic center of the Greek Orthodox faith, even almost six centuries after its fall to the Ottomans....

Thirty-three EU Lawmakers Nominate Tsipras, Zaev for Nobel Peace Prize

Thirty-three members of the European Parliament signed a letter addressed to Norway's Nobel Committee proposing that the prime ministers of Greece and North Macedonia...

Istanbul’s Mayor-to-Be Has Pontian Roots (video)

Istanbul, Turkey's largest city, has apparently elected an opposition candidate from Pontos as its new mayor in the local elections held on Sunday. Ekrem Imamoglu...