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Beirut Blast Damages Palace Built by Prominent Greek-Orthodox Family in 1700’s

  Last week's explosion in Beirut, the result of the improper storage of 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate at the city's port, laid waste to...

French President Macron Tours Beirut Devastation, Promises Support

Search teams from around the world pulled four more bodies from the rubble of Tuesday's gigantic explosion in the port area of Beirut, bringing the...
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The Greeks of Cairo: A Fascinating Bond Between Greece and Egypt

The small, but vibrant, remaining Greek community in Cairo, Egypt has its roots deep in history. Recently, after two years of restoration work, the historic...

Beirut Blast Kills Scores, Injures Thousands, Leaving City in Chaos

An enormous explosion in Beirut, Lebanon on Tuesday afternoon killed at least 115 people and more than 4,000 others are injured. Many people are...

The Unlikely Story of Ethiopia’s Olympiacos Hellenic Athletic Association

Greeks are indeed everywhere; this is an indisputable fact. However, there are cases where Hellenism has put its lasting mark in the least likely...

Is Swine Flu Going to be the Next Pandemic?

By Andrew Preston The world has been worried about pandemic diseases for many years. Before COVID-19, attention was focused on influenza viruses as the most...

Massive Earthquake Hits Mexico; Tsunami Warning Issued

Mexico was hit on Tuesday by an earthquake centered in the Pacific coastal state of Oaxaca and with tremors being felt across the country. The...

Oldest Recipe Found in Egypt Written in Greek

The oldest written recipe found in Egypt is dated approximately the year 300 AD. A recipe for red lentils, it was written on papyrus...

Greek-South African Youth Orchestra Performs “Solo Evdokia” from Home

One hundred and twenty Greek-South African children along with a number of youths from Greece, sang "Solo Eudokia" online together recently, touching the hearts...

Greek School in Ghana Raises Funds For Kids in Real Hunger

The coronavirus lockdown that has been imposed in Ghana has forced a Greek boarding school to temporarily close its doors. The Preparatory School of Saint...