Greece named hardline leftwing economist Yanis Varoufakis as finance minister
Eight French and two Greek military personnel died when a Greek fighter jet crashed on takeoff at a military base in Spain
Greece's new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is set to unveil his anti-austerity coalition government Tuesday, bringing together his radical left-wing party with the nationalist right, after a stunning election win that sent shockwaves through Europe
Category: ARIANA FERENTINOU
Usually the day of voting has a lot of symbolism. In an age of visual communication, appearances do matter.
New European energy commissioner Maros Sefcovic was treated to a blunt and rude welcoming in Moscow. No more gas through Ukraine for Europe, he was told by Gazprom boss Alexey Miller.
Greece awoke to a new era of defiant anti-austerity Jan. 26 after voters handed a decisive victory to radical left party Syriza
The euro and European shares and bonds shook off worries yesterday over Greek election winner Syriza’s pledge to take on international lenders, a strong sign of confidence in the ECB’s new money-printing program.
Greek singer Demis Roussos, best known for operatic pop ballads in the 1970s and 1980s, died in Athens at the weekend aged 68.
Greeks were voting Jan. 25 in an early general election crucial for the country's financial future, with the radical left Syriza party of Alexis Tsipras tipped as the favorite to win
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu will come together with the leaders of Turkey’s religious minority communities in Istanbul on Jan. 26.
Category: TASTE OF THE PAST
Boza has been a favorite drink in the Middle East for thousands of years, but it’s the Ottomans who brought it to perfection
Twelve Turkish mountain climbers have been reported missing in the Pierian Mountains of Greece. A Turkish diplomat said the group might include Bulgarians and could be in Bulgaria
Category: BURAK BEKDİL
V., the taverna owner, angrily threw a set of papers that looked official onto the table. One was his electricity bill: 2,888 euros for the past few months.
Greek leftist leader Alexis Tsipras told thousands of people gathered in Athens that an end to "national humiliation" was near
Two Greek fishing boats retreated after a Turkish submarine surfaced in front, as they were about to enter Turkish waters off Turkey’s western Bodrum district.
Chancellor Merkel said Jan. 23 she wanted Greece to 'remain part of our story', ahead of elections this weekend which could sweep the anti-austerity Syriza party to power and determine whether the country stays in the eurozone
Category: BARÇIN YİNANÇ
It has always been “too little too late” when it comes to relations between Turkey and the European Union.
It costs thousands of euros for a false passport and place on a boat to Turkey, but Syrian refugees stranded in Greek Cyprus are ready to try anything.
Greece's Syriza party leader Alexis Tsipras’ meeting with Turkish PM Davutoğlu in December 2014 marks an important beginning in bilateral relations, Syriza’s foreign relations representative has said
A 33-year-old Algerian man with suspected links to the jihadist cell dismantled by Belgian security forces last week agreed on Jan. 20 to be extradited from Greece, a justice source said.
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