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Why Our Monuments Matter

The Acropolis came to stand as a symbol of Western civilization, as the very architecture of the democratic political system that still shapes our world.

The New York Times
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Dining review: Taste of Cyprus vibrant at Kanella

Courier - Post
The menu at Kanella resists fitting the mold of any one cuisine. At first pass, feta-larded tomato-and-cucumber salad, tzatziki an
2 hours ago
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Yours for £12million! Private Greek island for sale complete with 13 acres, a 17th-century watchtower and its own CHURCH

Mail Online Travel News
4 hours ago
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Greece: Tons of peaches given to charity

Fresh Plaza
The Greek Agricultural Development Ministry announced on Tuesday that the tons of peaches left in refrigerators after the Russian
6 hours ago
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NATO needs strong policy against cyber threats

The Boston Globe
NATO needs to get serious about the potential for cyber conflict. That means formulating a clearly defined policy and deciding upo
7 hours ago
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Immigration: Greece, 52 people detained in Aegean operations

ANSAmed
ATHENS, AUGUST 22 – Greek coast guard officers on Thursday intercepted a total of 52 undocumented immigrants in three differ
10 hours ago
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Update: Sphinxes Emerge From Huge Ancient Greek Tomb

Discovery News
Two headless sphinxes emerged from a massive burial site in northern Greece as archaeologists began removing large stones from the
12 hours ago
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Greece: The Mystical Oak Shrine of Dodoni, Epirus

Oye Times
Most people who visit Greece have made a pilgrimage to Delphi, the most important oracle of the ancient world on Mt. Parnassos. Ho
14 hours ago
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Greece Leads the World in Overweight and Obese Kids

The Wall Street Journal
Here’s a look at the percentages of overweight and obese children in countries around the world, using 2010 or nearer data from
15 hours ago
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Palestine’s Ambassador to Cyprus appeals to international community to protect civilians

Famagusta Gazette
16 hours ago
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Avramopoulos, Hagel hammer out ‘roadmap’ of defense cooperation

Kathimerini
Defense Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos emphasized, after talks with his American counterpart Chuck Hagel late on Thursday, the 
17 hours ago
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Davutoğlu’s choice for economy and foreign policy

Hurriyet Daily News (Turkish Press)
Turkish Prime Minister and President-elect Tayyip Erdoğan announced Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu as his successor in the rul
18 hours ago
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Greek energy minister requests gas back-up

Kathimerini
Energy Minister Yiannis Maniatis has forwarded a request to the European Commission for the establishment of an emergency mechanis
20 hours ago
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CMP member to thoroughly inform relatives of Greek missing in Cyprus

Famagusta Gazette
Relatives of Greek missing persons need to be better informed about their loved ones, Greek Cypriot representative to the Committe
21 hours ago
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Worsening EU-Russia ties leave Greek coalition in precarious position

MacroPolis
The European Union’s deteriorating relationship with Russia has placed the Greek government in an increasingly difficult positio
21 hours ago
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Art: Athens to display 25 masterpieces from Greece & Italy

ANSAmed
ATHENS, AUGUST 21 – Twenty-five masterpieces from Greece and Italy will be displayed at an art exhibition at the National Ar
23 hours ago
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Cypriot team receives international distinction at Microsoft competition

Cyprus Mail
The winners in the Student Entrepreneurship category of Cyprus` first Digital Championship 2013-2014 have received an internationa
23 hours ago
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Turkey’s Failed Foreign Policy

The New York Times
Geneva — In 2002, Turkey’s Justice and Development Party, known as the A.K.P., turned to Ahmet Davutoglu, then an obscure acad
24 hours ago
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Google Starts “Grow Greek Tourism Online” Initiative

Agrophilia
In a new initiative announced by Google Greek tourism stands to gain in a collaborative effort in between the search giant, the Gr
1 day ago
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Iraq crisis: UN launches new aid effort in north Iraq

BBC News
The United Nations agency for refugees is launching a major aid operation to reach more than half-a-million people displaced by fi
1 day ago
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Cyprus fully prepared for natural disasters

Famagusta Gazette
CYPRUS emergency services say they are fully prepared to cope with any natural disasters that may hit the island using the crisis
1 day ago
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Foreign Ministry vehemently denies bargain with jihadists over Turkish territory

Hurriyet Daily News (Turkish Press)
1 day ago
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Police ramp up security at Israeli and US embassies in Cyprus

Famagusta Gazette
The Cyprus Police are taking additional measures for the protection of the US embassy in Nicosia.
1 day ago
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UNSG to inform SC on proposed appointment of special advisor on Cyprus

Famagusta Gazette
The UN Secretary General will inform the Security Council on the proposed appointment of former Norwegian Foreign Minister Espen B
1 day ago
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The Women of ISIS

Foreign Affairs
Reports that women have formed their own brigade within the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) have confounded experts ̵
1 day ago
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Talks with Egypt on potential natural gas sale after ENI-KOGAS drilling results

Cyprus Mail
1 day ago
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Video – Crisis-hobbled Greece pitches olives and islands to China

Reuters
1 day ago
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Davutoğlu designated as AKP leader and new prime minister

Hurriyet Daily News (Turkish Press)
Turkey’s ruling party has formally designated Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu to be the successor of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan as
1 day ago
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For David Cameron, Tangles of Horror in Iraq and Syria

The New York Times
LONDON — For a century and more, Iraq has been the graveyard of Western dreams, often literally, from the defeat of British colo
1 day ago
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Istanbul’s ‘illegal’ towers to be demolished after landmark court ruling

The Guardian
2 days ago
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Ice Bucket Challenge hits Cyprus

Cyprus Mail
AS I STOOD outside, prepared to complete the Cyprus Mail’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge yesterday, I could not believe how quickly,
2 days ago
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Is Skopelos the perfect Greek island?

The Telegraph
Authentic hilltop towns, empty beaches, and characterful tavernas frequented by hordes of pregnant cats – Skopelos has nearl
2 days ago
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Ryanair to hold talks on possible Cyprus Airways takeover

Cyprus Mail
Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O’Leary is to travel to Cyprus on Thursday for talks with the government about the possible take
2 days ago
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Kasoulides correct that IS is a threat to all in the region

Cyprus Mail
The Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 aircraft, flown in from Britain, stand on the tarmac at RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus
2 days ago
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Public works near completion, minister says

Kathimerini
Eight public works projects, including the completion of a new stretch of highway at the notorious Maliakos Gulf in central Greece
2 days ago
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The Cypriot banker who saved 5,000 jobs

Cyprus Mail
The public is inundated daily with news about bad bankers but there was a time in the island’s history when a banker, instead of
2 days ago
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Greece an alternative route for South Stream, report suggests

Kathimerini
Russian energy firm Gazprom has prepared an alternative plan for the prospective South Stream natural gas pipeline’s route in th
2 days ago
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Brussels warns Greece over plans to allow construction near Korinos beach

Kathimerini
The European Commission has asked for clarifications from the Greek government about its decision to allow construction on a beach
2 days ago
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NJ leaders head unity mission to Greece

NJJN
Heading a national Jewish federations mission to Greece, two local leaders met a Jewish community whose members are determined to
2 days ago
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Nobel economists say policy blunders pushing Europe into depression

The Telegraph
“If I were advising Greece, Portugal or even Spain, I would tell them to prepare contingency plans to leave the euro. There
2 days ago
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Avramopoulos in US for talks with Hagel on possible Greek role in peace missions

Kathimerini
2 days ago
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Tsipras calls for Greece to drop Russia sanctions

Famagusta Gazette
The Greek opposition has accused the country’s authorities of neglecting the state economic interests and urged Athens to withdr
2 days ago
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Cyprus support for Iraq air strikes

InCyprus
Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides has told British TV network Sky News that Cyprus will not stand in the way if Britain decides
2 days ago
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Lying Down with the Dogs

Foreign Policy
Turkey’s support for Hamas agents who tried to topple Mahmoud Abbas’s Palestinian Authority is putting Erdogan in a pi
2 days ago
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Soccer’s Demetriou

Neos Kosmos
At just 19 years of age, James Demetriou has had quite the football odyssey. Currently playing for English championship side Notti
2 days ago
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Cabinet approves additional measures to protect borrowers

Cyprus Mail
The cabinet on Wednesday approved additional measures to protect borrowers and primary residences as the government seeks to allay
2 days ago
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Worse than the 1930s: Europe’s recession is really a depression

The Washington Post
As I was arguing last week, it’s time to call the eurozone what it really is: one of the biggest catastrophes in economic hi
3 days ago
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Report: Turkey forfeits territory in lieu of Mosul hostages

Today's Zaman (Turkish Press)
Turkey has allegedly forfeited its territory in northern Syria to the self-proclaimed Islamic State in exchange for 49 hostages he
3 days ago
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The Parthenon marbles are the world’s most beautiful art – and that’s why we should give them back

The Guardian
3 days ago
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My Blue Heaven

House and Garden
Overlooking the Greek island’s famed sapphire waters, Emily Elliott discovers a hotel that lives up to its name: Iconic Sant
3 days ago
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Syrian chemicals were safely destroyed off Crete, says OPCW

Kathimerini
The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the international body responsible for overseeing the destruction
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