Athens Newspapers Headlines (21/12/2017)

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Cold on Thursday (21/12/2017)

Cold and northerly winds are forecast for Thursday.

Monastiraki metro station to close at 17:30

The Athens metro station "Monastiraki" will shut down at 17:30 on Wednesday, following a police order due to a protest…

New sea route will link the Ionian Islands throughout the year

A tender for a new sea route linking the Ionian Islands is currently under way.

Fifteen migrants hospitalized after violent fighting at Moria hotspot on Mytilene

Fifteen migrants were hospitalized and two arrested following a fight between groups of different nationalities at the Moria hotspot on…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (20/12/2017)

The Wednesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Partly cloudy and cold on Wednesday (20/12/2017)

Cold and northerly winds are forecast for Wednesday.

Amtrak Washington train crash: Investigators focus on speed

A US passenger train that derailed, killing three people, was travelling at 80mph (130km/h) on a curve with a speed…

Last day of debate on 2018 budget

The next day for the economy after the end of the fiscal adjustment programme in August will be raised on…

Weather forecast: Clouds, rain on Tuesday (19/12/2017)

Clouds, rain and northerly winds are forecast for Tuesday.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (19/12/2017)

The Tuesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

PM: We want western Attica to become Athens' front yard

"We want West Attica to become the 'front yard' of Athens," Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in a speech at…

Fourth day of debate on 2018 state budget

The fourth day of the debate on the 2018 budget started on Monday and is expected to conclude on Tuesday…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (18/12/2017)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Cloudy and wet weather forecast on Monday (18/12/2017)

Cloudy weather with rain and storms are forecast on Monday, especially in the west, the north and the eastern Aegean,…

Process of applying for flood-damage compensation to be digitised, Pappas announces

The procedure by which flood victims in Mandra and other flood-stricken areas of West Attica can apply for compensation are…

Shops open on two following Sundays

Small retail shops will be open from 11:00 until 18:00 on the two following Sundays, on Christmas Eve and New Year's…

PAME interrupts 8th Regional Production Reconstruction Conference in West Attica

Members of the PAME trade union group affiliated with the Communist Party of Greece (KKE) on Sunday interrupted the proceedings…

Mitsotakis: ND is ready and has a plan for changing Greece

Main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis wrapped up ND's 11th conference on Sunday with the message that the party…

Weather forecast: Scattered rain on Sunday

Scattered rain or storms are forecast for the west, northern and eastern parts of the country on Sunday. 

Austrian far-right joins coalition led by PM Sebastian Kurz

Austria's president has approved a coalition government between the conservative People's Party and the far-right Freedom Party.

Wheelchair-bound man with no legs killed by IDF in Gaza during Jerusalem protest

A disabled Palestinian man missing both legs is among those killed by Israeli security forces that opened fire on demonstrators…

Activities at the National Archaeological Museum over the holidays

The National Archaeological Museum of Athens will offer several activities for adults and children over the Christmas and New Year…

Weather forecast: Clouds and rain on Saturday (16/12)

Rain and southern winds are forecast for Saturday.

Pavlopoulos: Young people fleeing Greece is a huge problem

The flight of young people from Greece in search of jobs was "a huge problem," Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos stressed…