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The power of the Greek diaspora

While many people throughout Greece’s history have migrated abroad for one reason or another, it would seem that for a large portion of them, their homeland has continued to hold …

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‘Macedonia is Greece’ rally held in New York

Greek American clubs organised and held a rally in New York on 18 March to stand against the use of the word “Macedonia” in the new FYROM name. The took …

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A Greek woman at the helm of a US bank

The International Women’s Day, celebrated all over the world last week, was an opportunity to showcase women’s achievements in all fields of industry. For the Greek diaspora, this was nowhere …

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New York’s Onassis Cultural Center receives prestigious award for ancient Greece exhibition

New York’s Onassis Cultural Center has taken out a prestigious award for an impressive exhibition ‘A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC – 200 AD’. Based on a public …

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New York mourns passing of financial district’s iconic Greek cobbler

For more than four decades, Lower East Side New Yorkers have been trusting their shoes to the hands of a Greek legend. Minas Polychronakis. The Greek-American cobbler passed on Wednesday, …

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Greek woman leaves millions to Wellington animal shelter

Lawere Margaret Doucas was a matron saint of the animals

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Greek church rises from the ashes of 9/11

Destroyed during the terrorist attacks on the Twin Towers, St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church is being rebuilt

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Honour for Greek-American scientist

Paul Alivisatos awarded the U.S. National Medal of Science

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Christchurch quake shatters Greek art collection

Last month’s eathrquake in Christchurch caused substantial damage to the University of Christchurch’s collection of Greek art

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Protest staged over British student in Greek jail

Supporters of a British student held in Greece on manslaughter charges have protested at London’s Greek Embassy.

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