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

A Greek Taverna in Tokyo

Translated by Anna Maria Delinasiou I found myself in the country of the rising sun. I was a guest at a Japanese friend’s house and...

Greek Orthodox Mission Sets an Example in India

Calcutta- Sister Nectaria Paradisi, who has been in Calcutta since 1991, describes the work of the Greek Orthodox Mission in India. She sent the...

Greeks in Guatemala

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

South African President Meets Greek Community

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has, in a recent meeting with representatives of the Greek, Italian and Portuguese communities, appealed for their help in...