“It is high time for the image of Greece to change”, Secretary General for Media and Communication, Lefteris Kretsos, stressed in an article in ‘Avgi’ daily last Saturday (25.6), presenting the government’s priorit…

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Yannis Palaiologos is a journalist for Kathimerini daily. Having completed his academic studies in Oxford (PPE and B.Phil in Philosophy), he started his career in journalism in 2006. He is a 2015-6 Marshall Memorial fellow for Greece and the 2012 Win…

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The week-long Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church that convened in the town of Kolymvari in Crete on June 20th, the first of its kind in more than 1,200 years, concluded its work yesterday (26.6) with the official announcement by his All-Ho…

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Water sports are very popular in Greece, a country of seas with emerald waters and wonderful subaquatic worlds. There is plenty of options here for visiting water sports lovers, who found themselves surrounded by awesome natural attractions in the Ae…

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Concluding an annual Economist conference in Athens on Greece’s policy priorities for 2016, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (23.6) expressed on Thursday (23.6) his optimism for Greece’s final exit from the crisis, as the country now enters…

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Third Man Records, rock star Jack White’s label, released a 2-disc compilation of “primeval Greek village music” called “Why the Mountains are Black”. Remastered from Grammy-award-winning producer Christopher K…

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The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) and the Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB) recently published a joint monograph “ Greece and the EU: Lessons from a long-standing crisis”, edited by CIDOB R…

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Work has begun early this month to save the holiest shrine in Christendom. A place of pilgrimage, faith passion and mystery, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem is one of the most popular religious sites in the world. The cavernous basilica…

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Now that the weather is warmer, what a better way to explore the city's beautiful neighbourhoods and the historical center of Athens than by bike! And if you don't own a bike, no reason to worry! The City of Athens has already launched a pilot projec…

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“Can we become, literally, different people? Can we change our mind, our feelings, the way we think and exist in the world? The answer is, unquestionably, yes” says Laurie Anderson, experimental artist and guest Artistic Director of the p…

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