• EUROPE
    Big week looms over top EU Jobs

    By Martin Banks A decision on the next president of the EU commission will take place in Strasbourg next week. In the run-up to the recent European elections, the EPP Group elected Ursula von der Leyen as its Spitzenkandidat to become the next President of the European Commission. She is also the EU Member States’ […]

  • EUROPE
    Hungary focused on “fostering international cooperation”

    By Martin Banks On Thursday, French MEP Valerie Hayer, leader of Renew Europe grouping in the EU parliament, reportedly said that “the Hungarian prime minister is undermining positions adopted by the European Union and acting contrary to our interests and it has to stop.It is time to rein in Viktor Orbán’s rogue presidency of the […]

  • OPINION
    GREATER FOCUS NEEDED ON HOW EXISTING INTERNATIONAL LAW CAN PREVENT THE INCREASING MILITARISATION OF OUTER SPACE

    By Martin Banks There is a pressing need for countries and international organisations to understand better how existing international law can help them address serious concerns about the militarisation of outer space, a new study says. Space is an increasingly militarized domain, with the potential to be a source and place of armed conflict. Nations […]

  • EUROPE
    EU-wide body condemns attack on Ukraine hospital

    By Martin Banks Russia’s attack on Kyiv this week,including a children’s hospital, has faced fresh stiff condemnation. A children’s hospital in Kyiv was hit after Russia launched a wave of missile strikes against cities across Ukraine. Two people died when the Ohmatdyt Children’s Hospital – Ukraine’s biggest paediatrics facility – sustained major damage during the […]

  • CULTURE
    “With Fenia” TV Show Tours Lemnos Island

      On the 13th and 14th of July at 18:00 switch on Thraki Net to watch “With Fenia” TV show which will showcaseall the beauties of Lemnos island. Don’t miss it! You will watch: 1) A general tour of Hephaestus’ island, Lemnos 2) Visits to places rich in mythology, such as the Cabeiri Mysteries and […]

  • CULTURE
    Elli Iliadou Promotes Greece Through Her Pictures

      Interview by Vassilios Nicolaos Vitsilogiannis (IG: @vassiliosvitsilogiannis)   Elli Iliadou is an accomplished artist whose evocative pictures capture the essence of places and situations, drawing profound inspiration from the beauty of Greece. Her work, celebrated for its vivid portrayal of Greek landscapes and cultural moments, has garnered admiration and sparked a deep appreciation for […]

  • CULTURE
    Katerina Tsavalou Feels Free To Portray A Role

      Interview by Vassilios Nicolaos Vitsilogiannis (IG: @vassiliosvitsilogiannis)   Katerina Tsavalou, born in 1977 in Athens, Greece, is a distinguished actress recognized for her contributions to Greek cinema and television. She gained notable acclaim for her performances in “Hardcore” (2004), “The Third Night” (2003), and the TV series “10i Entoli” (2004). Tsavalou’s talent and dedication […]

  • SPORTS
    England fans “praying” for win at Euros

    By Martin Banks Praying is the most common ritual for England fans before a game at the Euros in Germany, with one in five (22.2%) fans admitting to doing this before their team play. The survey findings come just ahead of England’s much awaited clash with Switzerland in the Euro on Saturday night. After a […]

  • UK NEWS
    UK election: Keir Starmer’s Labour wins landslide victory

    BY Brian Melley & Jill Lawless LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Keir Starmer said he would lead a “government of service” on a mission of national renewal in his first official remarks Friday after his Labour Party swept to power in a landslide victory after more than a decade in opposition. Starmer acknowledged in […]