Shell found in rural area in Sindos

A citizen on Thursday located a shell in a rural area of Sindos, northern Greece.

Historic battleship Averoff to sail the Aegean after 70 years, visiting Thessaloniki

The battleship "Averoff", the most historic ship in the Greek navy, will be visiting the city of Thessaloniki for the…

IS conflict: Iraqi army 'recaptures central Hawija'

Iraqi forces say they have recaptured the centre of the town of Hawija, one of the last enclaves of so-called…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (05/10/2017)

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Las Vegas shooting: Paddock's girlfriend denies knowledge of attack

The girlfriend of the Las Vegas gunman who shot dead 58 people on Sunday has said she had no idea…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Thursday (05/10/2017)

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

Nobel prize awarded for imaging molecules

The 2017 Nobel Prize in chemistry has been awarded to three scientists for improving images made of biological molecules.

Greek court rules for the extradition of Russian to US over bitcoin fraud

The Thessaloniki court of appeal ruled on Wednesday to extradite a Russian cybercrime suspect to the United States, where he…

ERT chairmanTsaknis resigns

Public broadcaster ERT's president Dionysis Tsaknis resigned on Wednesday.

KAS declares 30 hectares of Helleniko site of archaeological interest

The Central Archaeological Council (KAS) ruled on Tuesday that more than 30 hectares of former Helliniko airport is of archaeological…

Tsipras: Our common future in the Balkans cannot be built on nationalism or third parties' plans

"Our common future in the Balkans cannot be built on nationalism, as has unfortunately happened in the past, nor on…

Las Vegas shooting: Police search for gunman's motive

Police are working to establish the motive behind a mass shooting which left at least 59 people dead and another…

Pavlopoulos on Las Vegas attack: Civilized humanity is united against barbarity

Civilised humanity is united and determined against barbarity wherever it comes from, President Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Monday, commenting on…

Traffic restrictions in Kolonaki area during church services for Athens' patron saint

Circulation will be temporarily suspended and parking prohibited in parts of the Kolonaki area on Tuesday afternoon, due to church…

US musician Tom Petty dies aged 66

US musician Tom Petty has died in California aged 66, says a statement issued on behalf of his family.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Tuesday (03/10/2017)

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Tuesday.

Las Vegas shooting: 50 people killed in Mandalay Bay attack

At least 50 people have been killed and another 200 have been wounded in a mass shooting at a Las…

Vessel carrying refugees and migrants in distress off the coast of Pylos

A vessel carrying 75 migrants and refugees was located 45 nautical miles southwest of the town of Pylos on Monday.…

Sirens to go off throughout Greece on Tuesday in civil defence exercise

Warning sirens will go off in tests throughout Greece on Tuesday, October 3, as part of the nationwide civil defence…

PM, ND leader congratulate police on successfully freeing kidnapped business man

A successful police operation to find and free abducted business man Michalis Lebidakis on the island of Crete earned messages…

Parliament: 2018 draft budget to be submitted

The draft budget to be submitted to Parliament later on Monday provides for a 2.4 pct growth rate and 3.5…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (02/10/2017)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Cloudy on Monday (02/10/2017)

Clouds, rain and northerly winds are forecast for Monday.

Weather forecast: Clouds, rain on Saturday (30/09/2017)

Clouds, rain and northerly winds are forecast for Saturday.

Transport ministry to impose order on taxi hiring companies

The infrastructure and transport ministry on Friday announced its determination to impose order on companies offering online taxi hiring services,…