Greece elects first woman president
Greece's parliament on Wednesday elected the first woman president in the country's history, a senior judge with expertise in environmental and constitutional law.
Pig Chases Journalist While Reporting On Live TV
A news report is a serious business, however, a Greek television news report took a hilarious turn when a large pig chased the journalist on live TV. Lazos Mantikos was in the resort town of Kineta to report on the devastating effects of the torrential rains. Violent storms had swept through parts of France, Greece…
Three Destinations, A Lifetime Of Adventure
The holiday season is just around the corner and we can’t wait to explore the world around and beyond us. For this special issue, we have compiled three-holiday destinations with peculiar interests. Greece For The Beaches Greece is famous for a lot of things - the birthplace of Democracy, the land of ancient gods that…
Three arrested, guns seized in Greek anti-terrorism raid
Greek police arrested three people and seized an arms cache in an ongoing anti-terrorist operation officials likened to high profile arrests of Revolutionary Struggle group members in 2010. Greek police stated on Saturday two men -- a 41 and a 45-year-old -- and a 39-year-old woman, allegedly implicated in terrorism, were arrested during a "wide…
41 migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Greece
Forty-one migrants were found alive in a refrigerated truck in northern Greece on Monday, said police, who arrested the driver.
Greek PM says will end capital controls
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis told parliament Monday the country would end capital controls imposed four years ago amid a historic debt crisis.
Adenike Balogun’s 35th birthday bash in Greece
Lagos prominent fashion buff, Queen Adenike Margaret Balogun better known as Nikky, during the week marked her 35th birthday in grand style. It was quite obvious that she didn't spare any expense to have the ultimate fun and enjoy herself to the hilt, so she made sure that all she loved was packed in an…
Greek fire crews make progress on island blaze
Firefighters in Greece on Friday made progress against a four-day wildfire on the island of Evia that has burned through a pine forest and threatened villages, officials said.
EU water bombers join Greek firemen to douse island wildfire
Greece deployed Thursday nearly 400 firefighters backed by EU firebombers to try to put out a massive wildfire on the island of Evia burning through a pristine pine forest for the third day.