Origin of the Greeks
The Greeks (Greek: Έλληνες [ˈelines], i.e. "Hellenes") are an ethnic group native to Greece, and also to Cyprus, the region of North Epirus in southern Albania, Anatolia, Southern Italy, the South...
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Voice of Europe - New arrivals
New arrivals expressing their love and gratitude for Europe?
Wildfires kill at least 74 near Athens, families embrace as flames close in - AOL Weather
Greece’s fire department says 74 people are confirmed to have died in forest fires that have swept through popular seaside areas near the Greek capital.
Turkey, Greece struck by powerful 6.7-magnitude earthquake
Recovery efforts underway, at least two confirmed dead
Brazil police detain wife of murdered Greek ambassador Amiridis
Police in Rio de Janeiro have detained the Greek ambassador's wife and two other people on suspicion of involvement in his murder. The envoy, Kyriakos Amirid...
'Aristotle's Tomb' Discovered By Archaeologist
A Greek archaeologist believes he may have discovered Aristotle’s tomb. Konstantinos Sismanidis excavated the birthplace of the ancient philosopher in northern Greece in the 1990s, and now thinks that...
Santorini Greek Easter
Greek orthodox Easter in Santorini
Young Greek women selling sex for the price of a sandwich, new study shows
Young Greek women are selling sex for the price of a sandwich as six years of painful austerity have pushed the European country to the financial brink, a new study showed Friday. The study, which co...
Lost Island Of Ancient Greece Discovered In Aegean Sea
Archaeologists think they may have found the city of Kane, site of a major battle between Athens and Sparta during the Peloponnesian war. The island, mentioned by the ancient Greek historian Xenophon,...
Greek Islands Hot Springs
Greek islands Hot Springs: A guide to the Greek islands hot springs, enjoy the hot springs of the Greek islands, natural water with healing powers, foot baths, mud baths and spas, information on how ...
Greek Voters Return Alexis Tsipras to Power in Snap Elections
Despite unhappiness with his capitulation to European creditors, Tsipras remains in power after snap elections
Why Alexis Tsipras has called a snap election in Greece
After 206 turbulent days in power, Alexis Tsipras now presides over a coalition in tatters. Alexis Tsipras, the prime minister of Greece, has announced he is stepping down and has called a snap elect...
Top 10 Greek islands to visit !!
The 10 best Greek Islands with amazing Beaches that Demand a Visit at least Once in Your Lifetime !!!
Top 10 beaches in Greece
Award winners all: You’ve seen their photos, the peacock blue-green waters lapping volcanic rock formations, golden sand or smooth pebbles. Come and take a dip!
Now's the time to bag a Greek island! Experts predicts 'fire-sale'
It has been estimated that the Greek government are holding between 1,200 and 6,000 islands, meaning there are a large number which could be pawned off to raise funds.
History of Greece
The history of Greece encompasses the history of the territory of the modern state of Greece, as well as that of the Greek people and the areas they ruled historically. The scope of Greek habitation a...
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Proto-Greek language
The Proto-Greek language is the assumed last common ancestor of all known varieties of Greek, including Mycenaean, the classical Greek dialects (Attic-Ionic, Aeolic, Doric and Arcado-Cypriot), and ult...
Proto-Greek language - Wikipedia
List of Ancient Greek tribes
This is a list of ancient Greek tribes (Ancient Greek: Ἑλλήνων ἔθνη). A great number of ancient Greek tribes lived outside Greece in the Greek colonies.
List of Ancient Greek tribes - Wikipedia
Mycenaean Greece
Mycenaean Greece refers to the last phase of the Bronze Age in Ancient Greece (ca. 1600–1100 BC). It takes its name from the archaeological site of Mycenae in Argolis, Peloponnese, southern Greece. Ot...
Mycenaean Greece - Wikipedia
Classical Greece
Classical Greece was a 200-year period in Greek culture lasting from the 5th through 4th centuries BC. This classical period saw the annexation of much of modern-day Greece by the Persian Empire, its ...
Classical Greece - Wikipedia
Hellenistic Greece
During the Hellenistic period the importance of Greece proper within the Greek-speaking world declined sharply. The great centers of Hellenistic culture were Alexandria and Antioch, capitals of Ptolem...
Hellenistic Greece - Wikipedia
Byzantine Greeks
The Byzantine Greeks or Byzantines were the medieval Greek or Hellenised citizens of the Byzantine Empire (Eastern Roman Empire), centered mainly in Constantinople, the southern Balkans, the Greek isl...
Byzantine Greeks - Wikipedia
Ottoman Greeks
Ottoman Greeks (Greek: Οθωμανοί Έλληνες, Turkish: Osmanlı Rumları) were ethnic Greeks who lived in the Ottoman Empire (1453–1821), the Republic of Turkey's predecessor. Ottoman Greeks, who were Gr...
Ottoman Greeks - Wikipedia
Greece (Greek: Ελλάδα, Elláda, [eˈlaða]), officially the Hellenic Republic (Ελληνική Δημοκρατία [eliniˈci ðimokraˈti.a] Ellīnikī́ Dīmokratía) and known sinc...
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Names of the Greeks
The Greeks (Greek: Έλληνες) have been identified by many ethnonyms. The most common native ethnonym is "Hellen" (Ἕλλην), pl. "Hellenes" (Ἕλληνες); the name "Greeks" (Latin: "Graeci") was used by ...
Names of the Greeks - Wikipedia
Demographics of Greece
This article is about the demographic features of the population of Greece, including ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and other aspects of t...
Demographics of Greece - Wikipedia
Demographics of Cyprus
The people of Cyprus are broadly divided into two main ethnic communities, Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots, who share many cultural traits but maintain distinct identities based on ethnicity, reli...
Demographics of Cyprus - Wikipedia
Greek Diaspora
The Greek diaspora or Hellenic diaspora, also known as Omogenia (Greek: Ομογένεια) refers to the communities of Greek people living outside the traditional Greek homelands, but more commonly in ot...
Greek Diaspora - Wikipedia
Culture of Greece
The culture of Greece has evolved over thousands of years, beginning in Mycenaean Greece, continuing most notably into Classical Greece, through the influence of the Roman Empire and its successor the...
Culture of Greece - Wikipedia