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Not just for summer: 6 reasons to head to Greece in winter

Greece is so closely linked to summer vacations that it rarely features in winter escape plans.
CNN: December 26, 2014

Atromitos signs Greece midfielder Katsouranis

Atromitos announced on Friday the most impressive transfer of this winter’s window, the signing of former Greece skipper Costas Katsouranis.
eKathimerini: December 26, 2014

Soccer federation head resigns

Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) president Giorgos Sarris tendered his resignation on Tuesday during the federation’s board meeting, under the pressure generated by a match-fixing scandal involving 16 people,
eKathimerini: December 26, 2014

Greek PM hopes to avoid snap election after better parliament showing

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said on Tuesdays he hoped to avoid a snap general election next year after an improved result for his candidate in the second round of a parliamentary vote to elect a new president on Tuesday.
Reuters: December 23, 2014

DIMAR leader says he has discussed possibility of cooperation with SYRIZA in general elections

Democratic Left (DIMAR) leader Fotis Kouvelis opened the door for cooperation with main opposition SYRIZA during his speech to DIMAR's Executive Committee and the party's parliamentary group concluded after midnight.
December 23, 2014

Greek PM faces test in second parliament ballot for president

Greek lawmakers vote in the second round of a presidential ballot on Tuesday that could take the country closer to snap general elections and derail talks to end its international bailout accord.
Reuters: December 23, 2014

Greek parliament vote in balance after Samaras election offer

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' surprise offer to lawmakers to go to the polls late next year in exchange for a vote for his presidential nominee has injected fresh momentum into his fight against the anti-austerity left.
Reuters: December 22, 2014

Greeks learning to speak Ottoman

Turkey is in the grips of a public debate over the wisdom of teaching the Ottoman alphabet to students. However, Turkey's neighbor across the Aegean has gone beyond that
Daily Sabah: December 22, 2014

Greek opposition party Syriza offices cleared after bomb threat

The offices of Greece's leftwing Syriza party were evacuated on Monday after a bomb threat was received, a day before the second round of a closely watched vote in parliament which could trigger snap elections.
TODAYonline: December 22, 2014

Greek PM offers elections in 2015 for presidency vote deal

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Sunday offered to hold early elections in late 2015 to clinch a crucial presidential vote next week that could affect the country's economic future.
AFP: December 22, 2014