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New Zealand volcano: Greek Australian Krystal Eve Browitt named as victim

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The first victim of the White Island volcano eruption in New Zealand, has been formally identified by NZ police as Greek… Read More

Turkish Navy engages with Israeli research ship, removing it out of Cyprus

A Turkish navy vessel ‘expelled’ an Israeli research vessel working off Cyprus two weeks ago, according to a report by… Read More

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George ‘Ferocious’ Kambosos Jr beats ex-champ Bey

Unbeaten IBF #3 andWBO #5 lightweight contender, George Kambosos Jr put on an impressive performance in the ring and won… Read More

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Traditional Galaktoboureko recipe for your Christmas dessert table

Here is the recipe for one of the most well known and most popular Greek desserts, Galaktoboureko, which is essentially… Read More

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Young Greek sailor kidnapped by pirates in Togo for 40 days, arrives back in Greece (VIDEO)

Dimitris Giatis, the 20-year-old Greek sailor who was kidnapped by pirates in Togo for 40 days, was emotionally reunited with… Read More

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Feast Day of Agios Eleftherios

On December 15 the Greek Orthodox Church commemorates the Feast Day of Agios Eleftherios, the Patron Saints of expectant mothers… Read More

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No such thing as a ‘Macedonian’ language say Academics

Bulgaria's Academy of Sciences has rejected the idea of a Macedonian language, insisting that it is a Bulgarian dialect instead.… Read More

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Pirates in Togo release Greek crew members kidnapped from November

Pirates in Togo have released 3 crew members of a Greek oil tanker seized in November, including 20-year-old Greek sailor… Read More

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Greek Social Influencers, travelling the world and growing their business

By Stamatina Mylonas  Have you ever dreamed of travelling the world while still making money?  Have you thought about building… Read More

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Aegean announces 11 new international destinations for 2020

Greece’s leading airline carrier Aegean has announced the addition of 11 new international destinations to its 2020 schedule from Greece. According to the announcement, the… Read More

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EU to reject Turkey-Libya border deal in support of Greece

The European Union is set to reject the maritime border agreement between Libya and Turkey, and in support of Greece,… Read More

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US Senate Passes Resolution to Formally Recognise Armenian Genocide

The US Senate on Thursday passed a resolution formally recognising the genocide of Armenians from 1915 to 1923 by the… Read More

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Commemorating the Kalavryta Massacre of 1943

by Aggelos Skordas On the early morning of December 13th, 1943, the people of Kalavryta, in the mountains of Achaea,… Read More

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Diaspora can now register online to vote in Greek elections

Following the historic vote on Wednesday in Greek parliament which allowed diaspora Greek to exercise their voting rights from their… Read More

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Europe and USA back Greece over dispute with Turkey

The US Ambassador to Greece, Mr Geoffrey Pyatt on Thursday expressed his country’s disagreement with Turkey over its memorandum of… Read More

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Germany donates 1.5 million euros worth of winter provisions to migrants in Greece

Germany's Ambassador to Greece, Mr Ernst Reichel announced on Tuesday that his country had donated 1.56 million euros worth of… Read More

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Greek Parliament approves historic diaspora voting rights

Greek Parliament on Wednesday approved the proposed New Democracy bill to allow diaspora Greeks to exercise their voting rights from… Read More

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On this day in 1868, the Evzones’ was founded as a combatant and ceremonial force

Today is a huge milestone for Greece’s Presidential Guard, as on December 12, 1868, the Evzones’ was founded as a… Read More

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It’s Never Too Early to Start Christmas Feasting

Christmas is coming and wherever you may be in the world it’s about time to start getting into the seasonal… Read More

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Greek Australian singer who attacked a 92-year-old while intoxicated is released from jail

An intoxicated Greek Australian woman from Melbourne, who robbed and bashed a 92-year-old lady last year, leaving the elderly woman… Read More

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