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Vandals deface Jewish graves in northern Greece

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 02:42

Greek authorities say vandals have attacked the Jewish cemetery of Thessaloniki, whose Jewish population was nearly wiped out during World War II.

Greek court jails 4 Turkish suspected terrorists

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 03:00

An Athens court Friday jailed four Turkish nationals pending trial on terrorism and weapons-related charges after they were arrested during raids on an Athens apartment that netted automatic weapons and several kilograms of explosives.

Greeks march on 40th anniversary of anti-junta uprising

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 09:44

Tens of thousands marched in Greece on Sunday, amid tight security, to commemorate the 40-year anniversary of the violent suppression of a student uprising against a US-backed junta.

Cyprus police hunt for man kidnapped as a toddler

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 00:12

Cypriot police said on Monday they were investigating claims that a British man believed kidnapped as a toddler on the Greek island of Kos in 1991 was sighted in Cyprus recently.

3 children dead after house catches fire in Greek village

Last Updated: Saturday, December 08, 2012, 23:55

The couple and their 6 youngest children were spending the weekend at the father`s parents` house in the village of Mesoropi, 130 kilometers east of Thessaloniki.

Bees can bite victims as well as sting

Last Updated: Thursday, October 18, 2012, 12:28

Bees not only bite enemies that are too small to sting, but paralyze their victims with a snake like venom, scientists have discovered.