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Greece raises minimum wages

As a major step towards ending the austerity measures the country had adopted to deal with an economic crisis, Greece has announced an increase...

Greek parliament approves Macedonia’s name change

In a historic moment, the Greek parliament has ratified a deal that approves country’s northern neighbour Macedonia to change its name to North Macedonia. Out...

Macedonia’s name change deal leads to political crisis in Greece

While the Macedonian parliament approved a deal with the Greek government over the name change of the country to North Macedonia, which paved the...

Greek fires: the predatory political economy behind a recurring human disaster

Ioannis Glinavos, University of Westminster After wildfires struck coastal resorts and suburbs around Athens, the images of the destruction show the trail of devastation and...

Greece limits powers of Sharia based courts for Muslim minority

The Greek parliament has passed a law to limit the operation of Islamic law based courts that currently cover nearly 120,000-Muslim minority in the...

Hundreds of refugee children in Green without shelter or care

There are over 1,800 unaccompanied refugee and migrant children currently in Greece without access to proper shelter and care, says Unicef. They are either waiting...

Human rights organisations urge Greece to stop confinement of refugees

As thousand of asylum seekers are being confined in Aegean islands, 19 human rights and humanitarian aid organizations has called on the Greek government...

Greece’s new law allows citizens to choose gender

Greece has passed a legislation enabling citizens to determine their gender identity, despite stiff opposition from the Orthodox church, bringing it in line with...

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