The bitter dispute over the name "Macedonia" has lasted more than 70 years Eleni Chrepa and Slav Okov, 'Inside the Bitter Dispute Over the Name ‘Macedonia’...',. Bloomberg 22 Feb 2018.A dispute between Greece and the Republic of Macedonia goes back more than seven decades, but now both neighbors have a political interest in finding a solution. Show More Summary
The Greek parliament voted on Thursday to investigate politicians, including former prime ministers, over allegations of bribery from the Swiss drugmaker Novartis. Kate King reports. Video provided by Reuters
While Kendall Jenner made her way through Fashion Month, she shared some throwback shots on her Instagram, including this vacation snap from Greece. Right away, we were struck by the bright blue shade of her cheeky one-piece, which is...Show More Summary
Germany hopes Macedonia will resolve its name dispute with Greece. Corruption scandals in Romania expose the limits of the EU's influence.
Greece's parliament on Thursday launched a probe into claims that nearly a dozen senior politicians received bribes from or helped promote Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis during their term in office. After an overnight debate, aShow More Summary
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's parliament voted early on Thursday to set up a committee that will investigate politicians, including former prime ministers, over allegations of bribery by the Swiss drugmaker Novartis.
Last Friday the Michael W Travels family flew to Athens, Greece with Lufthansa. We then caught a late- night flight to Larnaca, Cyprus. We brought our car seat for Theo since we’d be renting a car in Cyprus. Rather than gate- check it,...Show More Summary
Filmmaker Alexandros Maragos has created an absolutely gorgeous timelapse showcasing the evolving beauty of Athens, Greece from overhead and at night. In addition to the sleek urban style and rich history, Margaros has captured the natural beauty of the city in its surrounding, hills, valleys and mountains along with the stunning sight of rain storm....
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People get together and drink socially and then start throwing things. Let's hope that in most circumstances, it's in a socially acceptable drinking game like beer pong, or in a pub sport like darts. In ancient Greece, among the wealthy...Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - Macedonia is closer than any time in the last decade to settling a long-standing dispute over its name with Greece which has thwarted Skopje's ambitions to join NATO and the European Union, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday.
The Michael W Travels family is currently in Cyprus. We’ve had a great time so far and the only real negative is that we don’t have more time to explore the island. Tomorrow, we’ll be heading to Greece to explore for a few days. We’ve...Show More Summary
Seventeen Turkish nationals, including six children, have requested asylum in Greece after crossing over from Turkey, the Greek coastguard said Tuesday. The group -- seven men, four women and six children -- on Monday reached the small island group of Oinousses, opposite the ports of Cesme and Izmir. Show More Summary
Wearing masks and gloves, specialised staff gingerly place their treasured cargo inside wheeled, shock-absorbing boxes for a historic trip to the other end of Athens in the biggest book move in Greek history.
The Riviera Olympia Resort is on the on the western tip of Greece’s Peloponnese and features a brand new Aqua Park. Thomas W. Hodgkinson visited and was left feeling fantastic.
British Airways has a sale on business class airfare that’s available through the end of the schedule on British Airways good for travel from Washington, DC and Baltimore to Athens, Greece. By stacking discounts, you can book this trip...Show More Summary
This is from weeks ago. But it's worth gawking at. Time lapse: A super blue blood moon rises behind Parthenon, #Acropolis of #Athens #Greece on 31 January 2018 #SuperBlueBloodMoon #LunarEclipse2018 pic.twitter.com/Bn3BLOMcVN— epoca libera (@epocalibera) January 31, 2018 Open thread. Oh,...
Police say 18 people believed to be supporters of Dynamo Kiev have been detained for questioning after a bar in central Athens was damaged ahead of a Europa League game between the Ukrainian team and local club AEK
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's former prime minister Antonis Samaras filed a lawsuit against Alexis Tsipras on Thursday, accusing the current head of government of slander and "a villainous plot" against him over a bribery case.