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Tsipras: Combating corruption is an issue of social justice. Greece is once again at the bottom of transparency lists, says Theodorakis

Corruption in Greece is not an occasional phenomenon and is related to development conditions of capitalism in the country, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Friday stressed to the Parliament in reply to a question raised by Potami leader Stavros Theodorakis on corruption. The increasing corruption is inherent to a political and economic power…

6 Turks crossed Evros River to Greece seeking asylum

Greece police announced on Thursday that six Turkish citizens who fled to Greece by crossing the Evros River, which serves as the border between the two countries, have sought asylum in Greece. Deutsche Welle reported the story of Turks…

Stunning Photos Of Brettos, The Oldest Bar In Athens

If you visit the Greek capital, you can’t miss the hundreds of colorful bottles that decorate the walls of the oldest bar and distillery in Athens, “Brettos,” which has been open since 1909. Its founder, Michail Brettos, produced ouzo —…

One in Five Greek Men Cheat on Their Partners

Greek men are two times more unfaithful than women, but infidelity figures for Greek women are rising as well, according to a survey conducted by the Panteion Universitry Department of Psychology. The survey was conducted from mid-2015…

Wedding of Filippos Lemos and Marianna Goulandris

Greek socialites Filippos Lemos and Marianna Goulandris got married at the Orthodox Cathedral of St. Sophia in London on February 4th. Two Kings, four Queens, six Crown Princes and Princesses, and twelve Princes and Princesses from British,…

25 things to know before dating a Greek girl

1. Don't be alarmed that we're constantly being spat on "FTISEEEEEEE!!" (Spit!) You hear it constantly. Spitting for the Greek culture is a way of detracting any form of evil presence, taking the jinx off something and basically not…

ERT Announces Entry for 2017 Greek Eurovision

According to statements on Wednesday in a press conference by ERT, Greece’s national broadcaster, their 2017 entry for Greece in Eurovision has been decided. The Eurovision competition is set to take place in Kyiv and ERT has selected…

Greek Dolmades recipe (Stuffed Vine/ Grape Leaves Dolmathes)

Little bites of heaven! A great vegetarian appetizer made from tender vine leaves wrapped into little rolls and stuffed with rice and fresh herbs. This is an authentic Greek dolmades recipe for you to recreate this delicious traditional…