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British Labour Party and Varoufakis’ MeRA25 join forces

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn and Greek MeRA25 leader Yanis Varoufakis have reportedly agreed to join forces and work towards a common agenda for ‘Europe and Beyond’. The local Greek …

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Doda speaks about divorce to Athina Onassis, and points to ‘fake news’

Alvaro de Miranda Neto or Doda has spoken for the first time since the announcement of his divorce from iconic billionaire Greek heiress Athina Onassis in 2016. “We were married …

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Eurobarometer: Greeks don’t think their voice counts in the EU

A significant increase in young people with a pro-European mind-set cast a vote in the 2019 European elections, according to an in-depth Eurobarometer survey across all 28 member states. Conducted …

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Deadline looms for North Macedonia to remove Star of Vergina from all public places

Following the signing of the Prespes Agreement by Greece and North Macedonia earlier this year, the deadline is looming to rename monuments as well as remove the Star of Vergina …

Life

Greek film director Athina Rachel Tsangari signs to direct BBC TV series ‘Trigonometry’

Athina Rachel Tsangari has an exciting new project coming up, this time turning her attention to the small screen. The award-winning Greek film director has signed up to direct BBC …

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Post-Brexit scenarios for Greeks in the UK and Brits in Cyprus

EU member states are exploring the future of British nationals living in their countries should the UK not secure a deal until 31 October, thus automatically withdrawing from the European …

Features

Meet the Greek Australian founder of Byzanfest, the world’s first online Orthodox Christian short film festival

It was in 2013 at the foothills of Meteora, one of the largest complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries, that Chris Vlahonasios, a longtime cinephile, was first struck with the idea …

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Author Vlassis Rassias passed away, leaving behind a body of work for the protection of the Hellenic indigenous religion

Vlassis Rassias, the General Secretary of the Supreme Council of Ethnic Hellenes (YSEE), passed away in the early hours of Sunday morning. The co-founder of YSEE leaves behind a huge …

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Turkey’s top court awards Greek citizen right to property appeal

In an unprecedented decision, Turkey’s Constitutional Court overturned the revocation of a certificate of inheritance by Istanbul-born Greek citizen Ionis Maditinos. Mr Maditinos lost his Turkish citizenship when he acquired …

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Boris Johnson’s sister mocks him for wanting everyone to speak English as they ‘spoke ancient Greek at home’

Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson has been criticised for remarks made at a hustings in Darlington on Friday. His own sister author Rachel Johnson mocked him for his claims that …