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New British Museum Director offers to ‘loan’ Parthenon Sculptures to Greece(!)

The new director of the British museum, former Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne hinted at the possibility for return… Read More

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Turkey threatens to block drilling in Exclusive Economic Zone of Cyprus

Turkey has threatened to block  any "unauthorized" search for gas and oil in what it considers its economic exclusive zone… Read More

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BREAKING: George Kambosos Jr is coming home…with all his belts.

Undefeated unified lightweight champion Greek Australian boxer George Kambosos Jr is returning home to Australia this week. According to sources… Read More

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Pope Francis praises Greece, criticizes countries who refuse to take migrants

In a powerful message that alluded to the death of a three-year-old refugee boy in 2015, Pope Francis criticized the… Read More

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LESVOS: Greek President calls Pope Francis ‘protector of poor and prosecuted’ during migrant camp visit

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December 6, Feast Day of Agios Nikolaos the Wonderworker

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Greece is above the European average for COVID-19 conspiracy theorists

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Emmanouil Pappas was a merchant, banker and leader of the Greek War of Independence in Macedonia

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Pope Francis arrives in Lesvos

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90-Year-Old Greek Statue at Legion of Honor Vandalized, Pieces Missing in San Francisco

One of San Francisco's oldest statues — a marbled Greek sculpture at Legion of Honor — was found without several… Read More

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Refugees in Lesvos await Pope to share their stories

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Sokolatenia Troufakia Recipe

If you are looking to make a sweet edible treat this Christmas that is ideal as a small gift- try… Read More

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Mastiha Shortbread Recipe

Give your shortbread a subtle Greek makeover this Christmas with the addition of Mastiha, an ancient Greek spice with an… Read More

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Highlights of Pope’s first day in Greece Video

In this video, we relive the highlights of Pope Francis' first day in Greece. He follows in the footsteps of… Read More

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The Many Great Benefits of Greek Chamomile Tea

Chamomile is one of Greece’s most popular teas and this much-loved herb is also used in Greek households for medicinal… Read More

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Exhibition of sculptures by Nikos Floros extended to December 31, 2021

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December 5, Feast Day of Agios Savvas

On December 5, the Greek Orthodox Church commemorates the Feast Day of Agios Savvas the miracle worker. On December 5,… Read More

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Teofimo Lopez ‘lucky to be alive’ after fighting George Kambosos Jr. with air in his chest Dr Says

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George Alkaios Returns – Appears live on TV on the hit show at Home with Mega (video)

Alkaios, who returned after 11 years of avoiding the limelight retiring on the island of Milos sang his heart out… Read More

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