Greek Fashion Designer 4-Time Tax Cheat

- November 27, 2013

ATHENS – Noted Greek fashion designer Lakis Gavalas, who is taking part in a popular TV dance competition for charity, was back in court on […]

Greece Asked To Spare Drug Users

- November 27, 2013

Derek Gatopoulos – ATHENS (AP) — Drug experts and policy makers from around Europe gathered in Athens to urge governments to exclude drug-abuse treatment from […]

SYRIZA Accused of Protecting Drug Firms

- November 26, 2013

ATHENS – While proclaiming itself defenders of ordinary Greeks and opposing austerity measures, the major opposition SYRIZA Leftist party is blocking lower prices for drugs […]

Google Hires Greek Whiz Kid

- November 25, 2013

A 12-year-old Greek boy who’s a computer whiz kid has been hired by Google to work on a team of developers of the company to […]

Young Man Killed Over Owed Wages

- November 24, 2013

A store guard and his employer were arrested for the death of a 28-year-old man, who was beaten to death when he accompanied a female […]

Search for 2 Missing in Rhodes Storm

- November 24, 2013

Fearing they may have been washed out to sea, rescue workers on Nov. 24 continued a desperate search for two people missing on Rhodes after […]

Prosecutor Wants Papaconstantinou On Trial

- November 23, 2013

ATHENS – A Greek prosecutor has asked for former finance minister George Papaconstantinou, accused by Parliament of breach of duty and wrongdoing in the mishandling […]

Greek University Staff Strikes In 12th Week

- November 23, 2013

ATHENS – Continuing to defy Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and the courts, staff at eight Greek universities said they will continue their strike for a […]

Pangalos Tells Greeks: Flee If SYRIZA Wins

- November 22, 2013

Outspoken former Greek Deputy Prime Minister Theodoras Pangalos has advised Greeks to get out of the country fast if the major opposition Coalition of the […]

Long-Term Homelessness in Greece

- November 20, 2013

By Christine Pirovolakis/Oman Observer ATHENS – Dimitis Drimars had his own business for 30 years. The antiques dealer lost it in Greece’s economic crisis and […]