Greek-Argentinian Awarded As Distinguished Cultural Figure

Greek-Argentinian choreographer and dance instructor Jorge Dermitzakis received a Distinguished Personality of Culture Award by the Argentinian government. The 82-year-old Greek Diaspora member is...

“Feta Mykonos” from…Buenos Aires!

By Marianna Kourti The cheese was ready. It was packed and labelled as “Feta Mykonos”. Nothing unusual at first. The problem is that the factory...

Latin America Honors Greek Writer Nikos Kazantzakis

On the occasion of the world general assembly of the International Society of Nikos Kazantzakis’ friends, in Montevideo, Uruguay, Latin America honors the work...

Onassis Curse Strikes Again?

Athina Onassis, the only surviving heiress to grandfather Aristotle Onassis’s fortune, has talked of leading a life of simplicity—but it seems she's unable to...

The Greek War Heroes of Argentinean Independence

  A memorial hanging outside the Buenos Aires Naval Academy in Argentina features Hydra mariner Nikolaos G. Kolmaniatis (Nicolas Jorge Colmaniatis), who emigrated to Argentina...

Flashback to the life of Bartolomé Mitre, the Greek President of Argentina

Few people know that the first president of the Argentine Republic was of Greek descent. Bartolomé Mitre Martínez was born on 26 June 1821...

3rd Int’l Literary Competition by Hellenic Cultural Organization Nostos, Argentina

“Parthenon Marbles: The Story about a Theft or a Theft of History” is the theme of the third international literary competition organized by the...

Greek Independence Day Parade, Buenos Aires

The Greek community in collaboration with the authorities of Buenos Aires will honor this year the 190th anniversary of Greek Independence Day with...

Bomb Explodes at Greek Embassy in Buenos Aires

A bomb exploded early Thursday in front of the Greek embassy in the Argentinian capital, causing material damage but no injuries, police said. Foreign Ministry...

1st Greek-Argentinian Conference on Civilization and Economic Crisis

Greece returned to Buenos Aires, this time through the organization of the 1st Greek-Argentinian conference, titled "Greece: Cradle of Western Civilizations: influence on...