Nigeria: Greek National Commits Suicide in Lagos

Lagos — In what is suspected to be a suicide, a male foreigner, Anastasios Kaltais, from Greece has jumped down from the second floor...

SOS from Lerounis

Abducted Greek volunteer Athanassios Lerounis has made a dramatic appeal to Pakistan's government to arrange his release and safe return to Greece, in a...

Taliban in talks to free teacher

Athanasios Lerounis, a Greek volunteer teacher abducted from his home in northwestern Pakistan early last month, is alive and well and negotiations for his...

AUC’s Greek campus for sale

As The American University in Cairo (AUC) celebrates its 90th anniversary this year it is selling one of its most precious buildings, the Greek...

Greek duo gives gala concert at Emperors in South Africa

Emperors Palace will host the sensational Greek songstress Peggy Zina and singer Kostas Karafotis at their first duet concert in South Africa on 10...

Taliban demands ransom for Greek volunteer

The Taliban has demanded two million dollars, as well as the release of three of its leaders, for the safe return of Greek national...

The Greeks of Guatemala

A special on Greeks in Guatemala by the Athens News Agency portrays a vibrant community of people active in a broad range of activities,...

Somali pirates release Greek ship

Somali pirates have released a Greek-owned ship hijacked five months ago and freed its 21 Filipino crew members, officials and pirates have said. "The MV...

Kalash team in Afghanistan to get Greek engineer freed

A delegation of the Kalash Muslim community left Chitral for Nooristan area of Afghanistan on Friday to secure the release of Greek engineer Athanasius...

Travel During Ramadan for Non-Muslims in the Middle East

Tourism in the Middle East drops sharply during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, where Muslims abstain from food, drink, and smoking from dawn until dusk to focus on moderation and their faith. Cited reasons for this from the non-Muslim population include a fear that the ywon't be able to enjoy meals or beverages during their travels