Greece Fails to Break University Strikes

- December 3, 2013

With a strike at eight Greek universities in a 13th week and the semester ready to be wiped out for students who haven’t had classes […]

Greeks Still Grim About Future

- December 3, 2013

Greeks aren’t buying Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ self-proclaimed “success story,” that the economy is going to get better and that their lives will one of […]

Greece Keeps Most Corrupt Crown

- December 3, 2013

Repeated vows to crack down on graft in Greece have done nothing to slow bribery and payoffs with the country keeping the dubious dishonor of […]

N.Y. Urban Planner Shows Greece How

- December 2, 2013

ATHENS – Hoping to promote more effective partnership between cities and citizens to solve pressing urban problems, the U.S. Embassy in Athens is cooperating with […]

Half of Greek Workers Owed Pay

- December 2, 2013

ATHENS – Besides suffering pay cuts, tax hikes and slashed pensions, half of Greeks lucky enough to have jobs during a crushing economic crisis that […]

Maria Callas Adorns Google Doodle

- December 2, 2013

The Google Doodle home page on Dec. 2 commemorates the 90th birthday of Maria Callas, perhaps the greatest opera singer ever and a neglected Greek […]

FOTOGRAFIA: Fountain of Shame

- December 1, 2013

ATHENS – The first iconic picture for many tourists in Greece is the main fountain in Syntagma Square – and it’s not a welcoming site. […]

Greeks Make World’s Biggest Lollipop

- December 1, 2013

Olive oil. Saffron. Honey. Wine. Some of the greatest of Greek products that critics say are still not being marketed well enough around the world. […]

Chinese Disabled Artists Wow Greeks

- December 1, 2013

ATHENS – With Greece and China becoming closer in business and cultural ties, the China Disabled People’s Performance Art Troupe put on a mesmerizing act […]

Golden Dawn Protests Leaders’ Detention

- December 1, 2013

ATHENS – Hoping to galvanize public opinion, some 1,000 supporters of the far-right ultra-extremist Golden Dawn party protested outside the Parliament on Nov. 30 over […]