The Turkish Cypriot leader warned Monday that a resumption of UN-brokered peace talks was conditional on his Greek Cypriot rival distancing himself from a parliamentary vote on a decades-old referendum on union with Greece. "Firstly,...Show More Summary
That is, ancient Greece: "The times we are living in have forced us to acknowledge that there is a darkness in humanity.... The Greek tragedies, those stories of darkness and obsession and revenge, resonate because we’re living in dark times and these are dark stories."
By Erik Kirschbaum BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble denied on Sunday that he had said Greece would have to leave the euro zone if it failed to implement economic reforms. Schaeuble said in an ARD television...Show More Summary
The eurozone's 19 finance ministers will try to defuse the risk of another Greek crisis when they meet later in Brussels. Greece remains dependent on bailout loans from its partners … Click to Continue »
Every time I travel through California I'm reminded of how young the cities in my state are compared to cities like Boston and NYC, let alone when compared to ancient cities like Athens, Greece. But even though cities like Los Angeles...Show More Summary
Also in the news last week: a Boston art heist and an Anish Kapoor is set to come to Brooklyn.
Germany said Sunday that it expects the International Monetary Fund to continue participating in the bailout for debt-stricken Greece, despite the lender's doubts on the issue. Ahead of key talks over the Greek debt saga, German Finance...Show More Summary
Kounellis, who left Greece for Rome when he was 20, "made a highly distinctive contribution to one of the most provocative artistic movements in postwar Europe."
Police say an officer was injured when masked attackers hit the Athens headquarters of Greece's left-wing governing party with Molotov cocktails. A police official says 35 suspects have been detained … Click to Continue »
"We had an agreement," insisted Balaouras, looking despondently down at his desert boots. "We kept to our side of the deal, but the lenders haven't kept to their side because now they are asking for more. We want the review to end. We want to go forward. Show More Summary
Few problems are more ingrained, or harder to combat, than the shadow economy, which appears to be growing again as new austerity measures compel once law-abiding Greeks to go off the books. Greece's black market is estimated at 20 to...Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble denied in an ARD television interview on Sunday that he had said Greece would have to leave the euro zone if it failed to implement reform measures.
ATHENS (Reuters) - People wearing carnival masks hurled petrol bombs at the offices of Greece's ruling Syriza party in central Athens on Sunday, causing slight damage, police said.
Temperatures in the UK will be hotter than Greece, Dubai and Saudi Arabia thanks to a 'blast of hot air from the Caribbean', bringing weather fit for a barbecue on Monday.
``Delays in the talks between Greece and its lenders have brought back the ghost of Grexit. The grave disagreement between the International Monetary Fund and the European lenders, Grexit bombshell flying around and Greece's reluctance to accept additional austerity measures have increase uncertainty among citizens -- for one more time... Show More Summary
Met Office meteorologist Steven Keates said Monday should be the warmest February day since February 23, 2012, when it reached 18.7C in northern Wales.
Haven't paid attention to Greece lately? Here is everything you need to know.
LONDON — Eurozone countries look set to miss a self-imposed deadline next Monday to agree on aid measures for Greece, which risks running out of money in July. The Financial Times reported that European Union officials are doubtfulShow More Summary
When we think Greece, we automatically picture the white-washed buildings and blue waters. As much as we love its picturesque cities like Santorini, they tend to make us forget that the Mediterranean country is full of other worldly beauty. Show More Summary
Source: Becchina archive One month ago I was informed that a sarcophagus fragment had been seized from a New York gallery. The identification of the piece with an image in the Becchina archive had been made by Dr Christos Tsirogiannis.It...Show More Summary