One village recorded 1.5 year’s rain in 18 hours.
From ill-thought renovation schemes to the latest row over the repatriation of the Parthenon marbles, this is not the first time the British Museum reckons with a custodianship crisis.
Policies that reduce poverty, inequality and socioeconomic insecurity lower the incentive to engage in or tolerate terrorism.
South Africa’s minister of finance should have used the bailout of Eskom to fast-track its split and introduce the private sector into the electricity sector.
The Erdogan government’s response to the devastating earthquakes in Turkey has been widely criticised. But how it might affect the forthcoming presidential election remains to be seen.
A historian of the late Roman world, who visited earthquake-devastated Antakya several times, writes about the city’s rich history and recovery after being devastated in the past.
Lucian’s work provides insight into the second-century Roman world, which fostered multilingualism and multiculturalism.
The British Museum appears close to a decision on returning the Elgin marbles – here’s how it might navigate the legal challenges.
In the wake of revelations on the EU’s failure to protect migrants, an MSF doctor details how those seeking to reach Europe’s shores are increasingly falling prey to violent deterrence methods.
Prime minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis admits his intelligence agency surveilled journalists but denies using illegal Predator software on them.
Tensions between Greece and Turkey are nothing new, but the future cannot be built on the grievances of the past. For greater regional stability, both countries must de-escalate.
The Cold War provided the US with strategic and defensive advantages; some politicians also used it to push their view of what it meant to be American.
A scholar of Greek mythology explains the naming of NASA’s missions after mythological figures and why the name Artemis is indicative of a more diverse era of space exploration.
These books and poems give the women of the Odyssey a say and other new perspectives on the classic tale.
As the European Central Bank announces its first increase in interest rates, investors are getting very nervous.
A scholar of Greek classics revisits the texts to bring lessons on how to honor the lives lost to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Undocumented migrant workers use Photovoice to share their experience working and living in Greece.
A folklorist explains the prehistoric origins of the mythical Easter Bunny and why this longstanding cultural symbol keeps returning each spring.
The sourcing of wheat has factored into the political and strategic decisions and security of many countries.
The story can be traced back many centuries to a time of warfare between Christian European countries and the Muslim Ottoman Empire.