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Ancient Greek bust found in Athens is an original 4th BC work (photo)
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Ancient Greek bust found in Athens is an original 4th BC work (photo)

Panos - Nov 16, 2020

The details of the extremely important archeological find that came to the surface from the excavations on Aiolou Street, were…

Phil Collins hadn’t showered for one year, ex-wife alleges
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Phil Collins hadn’t showered for one year, ex-wife alleges

Panos - Nov 11, 2020

There is indeed something “in the air tonight”. And it could be Phil Collins’ soundtrack, according to his ex. In the…

61st Thessaloniki International Film Festival commences online
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61st Thessaloniki International Film Festival commences online

Panos - Nov 10, 2020

The 61st Thessaloniki International Film Festival (TIFF) kicked off online on Thursday at the Olympion cinema to mark the unique circumstances of…

The palace where Alexander the Great was born opens its gates to the public
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The palace where Alexander the Great was born opens its gates to the public

Panos - Oct 12, 2020

In the summer of 2021, it is estimated that the palace where Alexander the Great was born will be open…

Famous Greek singer Giannis Poulopoulos has died aged 79 (videos)
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Famous Greek singer Giannis Poulopoulos has died aged 79 (videos)

Panos - Aug 25, 2020

The singer of the most commercial Greek album of all time, Giannis Poulopoulos, passed away at 9 o’clock on Sunday…

Athens Open Air Film Festival promises unforgettable nights to movie lovers
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Athens Open Air Film Festival promises unforgettable nights to movie lovers

Panos - May 28, 2020

The Athens Open Air Film Festival promises movie goers unforgettable cinematic experiences as the summer event organised for the tenth…

Four majestic beaches on mainland Greece
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Four majestic beaches on mainland Greece

Panos - Apr 28, 2020

The beaches in Greek islands are regularly featured in many world top lists for the unique beauty. No surprise there.…

The 22nd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival to be postponed due to coronavirus threat
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The 22nd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival to be postponed due to coronavirus threat

Panos - Mar 03, 2020

The organisers of the 22nd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2020 decided to postpone the event for the end of May or…

Kostas Voutsas’s funeral will take place Friday
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Kostas Voutsas’s funeral will take place Friday

Panos - Feb 27, 2020

The funeral service of popular Greek actor Kostas Voutsas, who died on Wednesday at the age of 88, will be…

The ‘Best Picture’ Rarely Is a Box Office Hit
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The ‘Best Picture’ Rarely Is a Box Office Hit

Panos - Feb 11, 2020

In a watershed moment for the Academy Awards, Parasite became the first foreign-language film to win the Oscar for Best…

Researchers revise timing of Easter Island’s societal collapse
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Researchers revise timing of Easter Island’s societal collapse

Panos - Feb 10, 2020

The prehistoric collapse of Easter Island’s monument-building society did not occur as long thought, according to a fresh look at…

Stefania, the 17-year-old who will represent Greece in Eurovision 2020
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Stefania, the 17-year-old who will represent Greece in Eurovision 2020

Panos - Feb 05, 2020

Greece’s State Broadcaster ERT announced on Monday that Stefania Liberakakis will represent the country in the 2020 Eurovision song contest,…

Monica Bellucci to play Maria Callas in Athens theatre
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Monica Bellucci to play Maria Callas in Athens theatre

Panos - Jan 22, 2020

Italian actress Monica Bellucci will reportedly appear in a theatre in Athens playing the role of Maria Callas in the…

Renovated Greek National Gallery of Art to reopen in 2021
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Renovated Greek National Gallery of Art to reopen in 2021

Panos - Jan 20, 2020

Greece’s Ministry of Culture said that the upgraded National Gallery of Art, undergoing renovations and expansion during the last few…

Film Tourism: Greek connections at this year’s Oscar nominations
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Film Tourism: Greek connections at this year’s Oscar nominations

Panos - Jan 15, 2020

While Todd Phillips’ much-debated supervillain origin story and R-rated box-office smash Joker topped all films with 11 Academy Awards nominations,…

Which countries was Star Wars filmed in?
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Which countries was Star Wars filmed in?

Panos - Dec 20, 2019

The latest entry in the Star Wars saga, The Rise of Skywalker, is released this week. In anticipation of the…

CAS approves temporary removal of antiquities during construction of Thessaloniki metro
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CAS approves temporary removal of antiquities during construction of Thessaloniki metro

Panos - Dec 20, 2019

The Central Archaeological Council (CAS) approved by a majority the request of "Attiko Metro SA" to temporarily remove and reposition…

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The Parthenon Has Had the Wrong Name for Centuries, New Theory Claims

Panos - Dec 19, 2019

An intriguing claim was recently published in the American Journal of Archaeology and the Dutch version of the National Geographic…

Yorgos Lanthimos in talks to direct gothic western “The Hawkline Monster”
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Yorgos Lanthimos in talks to direct gothic western “The Hawkline Monster”

Panos - Dec 18, 2019

Yorgos Lanthimos, the world-renowned Greek filmmaker who directed the acclaimed period drama The Favourite, is in negotiations to direct New…

Egypt unveils “rare” ancient pharaoh bust
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Egypt unveils “rare” ancient pharaoh bust

Panos - Dec 13, 2019

A “rare” bust of a statue of the pharaoh Ramses II has been discovered near Giza, south of Cairo, the…