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Pratto Movement members resigned from Greek Foreign Ministry

In a surprise move, three senior diplomats of the Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs, handed over their resignation on Thursday. The three diplomats were associated with the Pratto political movement, led by the former Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias.

Greek PM urges ‘progressive’ alliance against Weber

Europe’s progressive forces have a responsibility to prevent the election of Manfred Weber, the European Peoples Party’s (EPP) lead candidate for the upcoming European elections, as president of the European Commission, said Greek Prime…

Athens-Thessaloniki rail travel time to be slashed

The project to electrify the railway section between Lianokladi and Domokos on the Athens-Thessaloniki route will reportedly be completed by the end of the month, allowing Italian-owned railway service operator Trainose to launch the…

Greek football plagued by hooligans and violence

It should have been a celebration of football. In Athens' Olympic Stadium, traditional giants Panathinaikos are up against serial champions Olympiacos. Tens of thousands of fans are cheering their team on.

Recipe for Greek orange spoon sweet

In Greece, very little is wasted. After an orange is peeled, there’s still a use for it. People often turn it into a spoon sweet, which is a type of dessert that is, in a lot of ways, representative of Greek hospitality. They are usually…