Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, historically also known as Hellas, is a country located in Southern and Southeast Europe, with a population of approximately 11 million as of 2016. Athens is the nation's capital and largest city, followed by Thessaloniki.
Greek league rivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos had their game abandoned after fans from host Panathinaikos clashed with police outside Athens' Olympic Stadium, and attempted to attack the Olympiakos.. USATODAY.com - Published
Greece, the only European country without a proper register of land ownership, is confident it will finally have one in place by 2021 after spending hundreds of millions of euros on a project that.. Reuters - Published
With a straight-set victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitspas at the Dubai Championships, the 37-year-old Swiss becomes the second man in tennis history to reach 100 titles. His first win was in 2001 in..
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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras paid a symbolic visit to Istanbul's former cathedral Hagia Sophia on Wednesday (February 6) on a trip aimed at improving ties with Turkey, long strained by disputes..
After 27 years of mutual mistrust, a name deal has been sealed between Athens and Skopje. CNN reports under the agreement, Greece's neighbor will stop using the name "Republic of Macedonia". That name..
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s left-wing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is backing calls by Bolivia for a negotiated settlement to the severe political and financial crisis in Venezuela. Many... WorldNews - Published
Greece has moved a step closer to opening its first crematorium, passing a decree that paves the way for a facility to be built in Athens despite persistent criticism from the Orthodox church, The.. WorldNews - Published