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Cyprus President: High time Armenian genocide was recognised

Cyprus President: High time Armenian genocide was recognised

Posted on Friday, 24 April 2015, at 9:18pm

Nicosia, April 24, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Kyriacos Kyriacou Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades traveled yesterday to Yerevan, where today he joined other heads of state and officials for the main commemoration event marking the 100th anniversary of the... [ Read more ]


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Features

Ireland’s lesson for Greece: stuff happens. Deal with it

Ireland’s lesson for Greece: stuff happens. Deal with it

Posted on Friday, 24 April 2015, at 12:55pm

What do you do with a problem like Greece? My own modest proposal – suggested only partly tongue-in-cheek – is that Alexis Tsipras, the Greek premier, and his celebrity finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, should be frogmarched onto a Ryanair flight to Dublin for a textbook... [ Read more ]


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Music

Pavlos Pavlidis & B-Movies Live in London (Special Guest: Leon of Athens)

Pavlos Pavlidis & B-Movies Live in London (Special Guest: Leon of Athens)

Monday, 11 May 2015; 7:30pm

Mimosa's Dream Productions proudly present: PAVLOS PAVLIDIS & The B-Movies live in London! Dingwalls - Monday 11 May 2015 Presale: £18 - Doors: £22 Special Guest: Leon of Athens Pavlos Pavlidis & The B-Movies are coming to London for a special performance at... [ Read more ]


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Theatre-Film

Almeida Greeks Festival

Almeida Greeks Festival

Wednesday, 29 April 2015; 7:00pm

Please join us at the Hellenic Centre to launch the Almeida Theatre’s Almeida Greeks Festival: three major new productions of Greek tragedy in our theatre from May to November: Oresteia (29/5-18/7), Bakkhai (23/7-19/9), Medea (25/9-14/11). Inspired in form and spirit by the... [ Read more ]


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Lectures

Panel discussion on austerity and the eurozone

Panel discussion on austerity and the eurozone

Thursday, 30 April 2015; 6:30-8:00pm

Registrations are now open for the forthcoming Panel Discussion: "Is austerity winning the argument  on ‘euro-zone’ recovery? Can the solutions to the crisis also be socially just?" on Thursday 30 April, 18.30-20.00, LSE organised by the Hellenic Observatory and the... [ Read more ]


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Social

The Greek Debt Crisis and the Way Forward

The Greek Debt Crisis and the Way Forward

Tuesday, 28 April 2015; 6:30pm

A meeting and discussion on the Greek debt crisis and and the way forward. Speakers: Sarah-Jayne Clifton (Jubilee Debt Campaign) Christina Laskaridi (Corporate Watch) Olivier Vardakoulias (SYRIZA) Leonidas Vatikiotis (ANTARSYA, member of the audit committee on the Greek... [ Read more ]


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Art

Defining beauty – the body in ancient Greek art

Defining beauty – the body in ancient Greek art

26 March – 5 July 2015

Experience the brilliance and diversity of ancient Greek art in this major exhibition focusing on the human body. For centuries the ancient Greeks experimented with ways of representing the human body, both as an object of beauty and a bearer of meaning. The remarkable works... [ Read more ]


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Out of London

Greece in Crisis: Culture and the Politics of Austerity – Birmingham

Greece in Crisis: Culture and the Politics of Austerity – Birmingham

Saturday, 23 May 2015

UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM, SCHOOL OF HISTORY AND CULTURES, CENTRE FOR BYZANTINE, OTTOMAN & MODERN GREEK STUDIES Greece in Crisis: Culture and the Politics of Austerity ERI building G51 This workshop is part of a two-year research network funded by the Arts and Humanities... [ Read more ]


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Parties

Hellenic Nights-London party at Elysee – Easter party

Hellenic Nights-London party at Elysee – Easter party

Fridays and Saturdays; from 11:00pm

*This weekend no Friday party (Good Friday), but on Saturday night the Easter party is on until 5am!   THE BEST GREEK NIGHTS IN CENTRAL LONDON NON-STOP EVERY WEEKEND ONLY BY HELLENIC NIGHTS-LONDON 2 amazing Greek parties every week: EVERY FRIDAY – LADIES FREE – The... [ Read more ]


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Food

Music at The Greek Larder with PAKAW!

Music at The Greek Larder with PAKAW!

Saturday, 16 May 2015

The Greek Larder team delighted to be welcoming back live music women's band, Pakaw, for an evening of food, wine and music. Do please book to be sure of a table on bookings@thegreeklarder.co.uk or call 020 37802999. The Greek Larder, Arthouse, 1 York Way, King's... [ Read more ]


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