Several people hurt after train hits terminus barrier in Athens

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Several people were injured on a train near Athens after it failed to stop in time before hitting a barrier at an overground terminus station. The train hit the barrier at… Read More

Immigration Minister: “We have borders and we know how to keep them”

Reduction of migratory flows, significant increase in asylum applications, gradual decongestion of structures in the islands of the Eastern Aegean and transparency in funds have occurred in the last 12… Read More

26 mins ago

Atatürk’s house in Thessaloniki needs to become a Greek Genocide museum

Although Turks think of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk fondly as the founder of the modern Turkish Republic, Greeks, Armenians and Assyrians remember him as one of the main perpetrators of genocide… Read More

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Cyprus is an EU member and Turkey must accept that, says EU High Representative

"Taking decisions against Turkey will not resolve the existing problems, on the contrary, it will deepen them. If the EU takes additional measures against Turkey, we'll have to respond," said… Read More

1 hour ago

22 Mayors call on Greece to open border with Bulgaria

Mayors of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace are requesting the immediate opening of the Nymfaia border station and the gradual reopening of the other border stations with Bulgaria, after a conference… Read More

2 hours ago

Coronavirus Australia: Melbourne goes back into lockdown

Melbourne (capital of the state of Victoria, Australia) and Mitchell Shire will go into stage-three lockdown for a second time, amid continued coronavirus outbreaks. The lockdown will return from 11.59pm… Read More

3 hours ago

Greece’s favourite ION chocolate

World Chocolate Day on July 7th is all about celebrating chocolate’s delicious taste. Today demands chocolate with every meal and you can’t argue with that, especially if you indulge in… Read More

4 hours ago

‘Destination Greece. Health First’ (VIDEO)

Greece has launched a new tourism campaign- "Destination Greece. Health First" The new campaign was presented by the Tourism Ministry and the Greek National Tourism Organisation, promoting holidays in Greece.… Read More

5 hours ago

Greece has third highest motorcycle deaths in EU

Greece has the third highest share of motorcycle fatalities among the EU Member States, according to the latest report based on 2018 figures published by Eurostat. According to the data,… Read More

7 hours ago

‘Express Samina’ to be lifted from sea 20 years after shipwreck

Greek authorities announced that the wreckage of 'Express Samina', a passenger ferry involved in an accident almost two decades ago, will be raised from the seabed off the island of… Read More

9 hours ago

Sokolatopita- Greek Chocolate Cake Recipe

Sokolatopita (in Greek: Σοκολατόπιτα) is a heavenly chocolate cake, moistened with a light syrup. If you need an excuse to eat all the chocolate you crave without feeling guilty, then… Read More

11 hours ago

Greece & Egypt agree to lift quarantine for travellers

Greece and Egypt have decided to lift the quarantine for tourists between the two countries, according to a joint statement issued by Tourism Minister Haris Theocharis and Tourism and Antiquities… Read More

12 hours ago

Face masks compulsory for economy passengers travelling with Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways will force all passengers in economy to wear face shields – but the measure will not be mandatory for those in business class. The announcement comes as part… Read More

13 hours ago

Greek PM inaugurates three metro stations on Line 3 (VIDEO)

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Transport Minister Kostas Karamanlis inaugurated 3 new metro stations “Agia Varvara”, “Korydallos” and “Nikaia” on Monday. Named after the Piraeus suburbs of Aghia Varvara, Korydallos… Read More

14 hours ago

Feast Day of Agia Kyriaki

On July 7 the Greek Orthodox Church commemorates the Feast Day of Agia Kyriaki the Great Martyr. Agia Kyriaki was the only child of Dorotheus and Eusebia. Since she was… Read More

16 hours ago

Emirates pulls out of Adelaide Airport

Emirates is pulling out of the Adelaide market for the foreseeable future, due to the ongoing effects of COVID-19. An Emirates spokesman said Adelaide was one of many cities where… Read More

1 day ago

27 undocumented migrants cross from Turkey to Lesvos

Authorities on the Aegean island of Lesvos have put 27 undocumented migrants who reached the island on Sunday in a dinghy from Turkey, into quarantine. The boat reached the village… Read More

1 day ago

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew: We are fighting for the reopening of the Theological School of Halki

Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, Bartholomew I, on Sunday welcomed Bishop of Arabissos, Cassianos, as the new Abbot of the Holy Patriarchal and Stavropegic Monastery of the Holy Trinity of Halki, where… Read More

1 day ago

Greece and Britain to resume flights from July 15

Greece and Britain will fully resume flights on July 15, Greek government spokesman Stelios Petsas announced on Monday. "In cooperation with the British government, and following advice of experts, the… Read More

1 day ago

Under the summer sky at La Gitana in Athens (VIDEO)

'La Gitana' has it all- views of the Acropolis on one side and Lycabettus on the other, refreshing cocktails, amazing cuisine and a light breeze in scorching summer weather! The popular bar which… Read More

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