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Hydra Fire: Eyewitness Accounts Contradict Yacht Crew's Story

The thirteen crew members of the yacht Persefoni were charged with a felony and ordered to enter a plea on…

June 25, 2024

Missing German Hiker Found Dead on Crete

A 67-year-old German hiker who went missing on Sunday in Crete has been found dead. The man's body was discovered…

June 24, 2024

Nativity of Saint John the Baptist and Forerunner

On June 24 the Greek Orthodox Church celebrates the Nativity of Agios Ioannis the Baptist and Forerunner.

June 24, 2024

Varosha: From Hollywood Glamour to Dark Tourism Hub

Varosha, once a star-studded holiday hotspot favored by Hollywood stars like Elizabeth Taylor, has transformed into a dark tourism destination…

June 24, 2024

Houthi Drone Attacks Escalate Tensions in the Red Sea, Striking Greek-Owned Cargo Ship Multiple Times

"According to reports, the most recent attack involved the use of a One-Way Surface Attack Drone launched by the Houthis,…

June 24, 2024

Yacht crew faces felony arson charges over Hydra wildfire

The Piraeus prosecutor has filed felony arson charges against the captain and 12 crew members of the yacht Persefoni I,…

June 24, 2024

Fires in Heraklion and Tripoli

The Fire Department has been mobilized in several areas of Greece, following the fire fronts that broke out earlier in…

June 23, 2024

The Feast of Holy Pentecost

The Feast of Holy Pentecost is celebrated each year on the fiftieth day after the Great and Holy Feast of…

June 23, 2024

13 Arrested for Allegedly Sparking Hydra Wildfire with Fireworks

Thirteen Greek nationals aboard a luxury yacht were arrested Saturday for allegedly igniting a wildfire on the island of Hydra…

June 23, 2024

Heatwave in Greece Poses Deadly Threat to Tourists, Multiple Deaths and Disappearances Reported

Athens : A scorching heatwave gripping Greece this summer has tragically claimed the lives of several tourists and led to…

June 22, 2024

Greek Wildfires Claim First Victim

Greek firefighters on Friday battled wildfires fanned by three days of fierce winds that have left at least one person…

June 22, 2024

Zampanó Athens' best bistro & brunch spot

Zampanó is a cool bistro, wine bar, and brunch cafe located on the ground floor of a neoclassical building in…

June 22, 2024

Turkey-Israel Trade Rerouted Through Third Countries Amid Ankara's Ban

Statistics indicate Turkish companies use Greek ports to re-export goods to Israel following Ankara’s decision to halt trade

June 21, 2024

Arson Suspected as Wildfires Rage, Search Continues for Missing Tourists

ATHENS, GREECE - Greece is battling a dual crisis as wildfires fueled by extreme heat threaten the capital, Athens, while…

June 21, 2024

Karalis Sets Greek National Record in 2nd Place Finish at Irena Szewinska Memorial (video)

incredible athlete: He set a pan-Hellenic record in the pole vault and flew at 5.92m #karalis #PanhellenicRecord #karalis

June 21, 2024

Greece Implements Six-Day Work Week Starting July 1

Starting July 1, Greece will implement a six-day work week, becoming the first EU country with a 41-hour work week.…

June 20, 2024

The Olympic Torch's Triumphant Rise from the Sea to the Peaks of the Alpes-Maritimes and Monaco

June 19, 2024 | 07:21 GMT+10 | Olympic Torch Relay | Stage 34 – Alpes-Maritimes | Olympic Games Paris 2024…

June 20, 2024

Houthis Release Footage of Deadly Attack on Greek-Owned Vessel in Red Sea

The Houthis have released footage depicting strikes carried out using unmanned, remote-controlled boats laden with explosives. These attacks targeted a…

June 20, 2024

Nasrallah says ‘no place’ in Israel would be safe in war, threatens Cyprus for 1st time

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah threatens that if Israel opens a “total war” against the Iran-backed terror group in Lebanon, the…

June 20, 2024

Chania: 3-year-old almost drowned in a hotel pool

A 3-year-old girl in Chania narrowly avoided the worst, as she almost drowned in a hotel pool. According to flashnews,…

June 20, 2024
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