Government should finally deal with people’s real problems, ND says

The government should deal with people’s real problems which itself caused instead of trying to divert attention with a draft…

Weather forecast: Sunny on Saturday (14/10/2017)

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Saturday.

ND leader expresses his sorrow over the murder of lawyer Zafiropoulos

New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis expressed his deep sorrow over the murder of lawyer Michalis Zafiropoulos, in a statement…

Attiki Odos' exit 8 to close on Sat 23:00 until Sun 08:00

Attiki Odos exit 8 from Elefsina to Lamia will close on Saturday at 23:00 until 08:00 on Sunday for maintenance…

President Pavlopoulos has signed the law on gender identity, say sources

President Prokopios Pavlopoulos has signed the law on the legal recognition of gender identity, sources said on Friday.

Gov't spokesman Tzanakopoulos confirms no extra measures will be taken in 2018

No additional measures will be taken in 2018, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said on Friday in an interview with

Athens Newspapers Headlines (13/10/2017)

The Friday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Tram line section to be temporarily shut down on Saturday morning

Tram lines will not run between Megalou Alexandrou and Panagitsa from 08:00 to 12:00 on Saturday, due to work by…

Political leaders, parties, condemn murder of Zafiropoulos

Political parties expressed their sadness over the killing of prominent lawyer Mihalis Zafiropoulos on Thursday and called for the prompt arrest…

Prominent lawyer shot and killed in central Athens

A prominent lawyer was shot and killed by unknown individuals in his office in central Athens on Thursday evening, police…

Weather forecast: Fair on Friday (13/10/2017)

Fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Friday.

Quantity of radioactive ruthenium almost zero in the Greek atmosphere, says EEAE

The detectable quantities of the radioactive isotope ruthenium-106 were almost zero in Greece's atmosphere on Thursday, according to the Greek…

Greece: 5.0-magnitude tremor shakes Alonissos

An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale shook the sea area east of Alonissos island on Thursday morning, according…

IMF: We are not asking Greece to take extra measures

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) explained on Thursday that it is not asking the Greek government to take extra measures…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (12/10/2017)

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Thursday (12/10/2017)

Wind velocity will reach 6 on the Beaufort scale.

Rouvikonas anti-establishment group storms into the Spanish Embassy

Members of the Rouvikonas anti-establishment group stormed into the Spanish Embassy in Athens on Wednesday morning.

Protest by state hospital staff shuts down traffic

Protest by state hospital staff shuts down traffic on Vass. Sofias, in direction towards Athens center.

No increase in electricity tariffs, the ministry asserts

The Ministry of Environment and Energy confirmed that there would be no increase in electricity tariffs while there would be…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (11/10/2017)

The Wednesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Wednesday (11/10/2017)

Mostly fair weather and winds from variable directions are forecast for Wednesday.

FinMin Tsakalotos to meet IMF chief Lagarde on Saturday

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos and Alternate Finance Minister George Chouliarakis will have a meeting on Saturday, October 14, with the…

New Democracy will not vote for bill on gender identity, Mitsotakis says

For New Democracy there are no citizens with fewer rights and we do not care if that concerns a few,…

California fires: Deadly wildfires sweep through wine country

Parts of California's wine region are being ravaged by fast-spreading fires that have killed at least 10 people.

Médecins Sans Frontières sound alarm as migrants' mental health problems get worse

Migrants and refugees in Greece are in a "state of emergency" with deteriorating mental health issues, according to a report…