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French Government Supports Bid to Include Greek in UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage

A cultural association from the French town of Autun published a manifesto on Saturday asking for the Ancient Greek and Latin languages to be...

Adaptation of Ancient Greek Tragedy Dubbed Racist in France

The Sorbonne university in Paris was forced to cancel a performance of a Greek tragedy featuring actors using black masks after students claimed it...

Athina Onassis To Visit Greece After Twelve Year Absence

Athina Onassis, the only surviving descendant of Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis, is said to be planning to visit Greece for the first time...

Gunman at Large after Three Killed in Strasbourg Shooting (video)

Hundreds of police officers are searching for a gunman after three people were killed and twelve others wounded in a shooting in the eastern...

Campaign to Save ‘Greek House’ in Paris

The Hellenique Fondation (HF) in Paris is appealing to private sources to ensure it can continue housing Greek university students in the French capital. Also...

French President’s Bodyguard Assaults ‘Greek Protester’ (video)

The victim of a highly publicized assault by a French presidential aide during a May 1 demonstration in the French capital is said to...

France Beat Dogged Croatia to Lift 2018 World Cup in Russia

France overcame a determined Croatia 4-2 to lift the Jules Rimet trophy at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Sunday. First-time finalists Croatia -- fielding...

France Reveals its Love Affair with Greek Feta Cheese

Charles de Gaulle may have famously said of France: "How can you govern a country which has 246 varieties of cheese?" but Greece is increasing...

‘Islamic State’ Gunman Takes Hostages in French Supermarket

French police surrounded a supermarket in the south of the country on Friday after a gunman reportedly linked to the Islamic State terror group...

Ancient Greek Quarry in Marseille Partly Classified as Historic Monument

Discovered by chance during the construction of a building in the center of Marseille, a Greek quarry dating from the 5th century BC will...