People slowly gathering at Athens Polytechnic to honour 1973 student uprising

Citizens and representatives of agencies and organisations have been laying wreaths and flowers before the monument in the Athens Metsovion…

Moscow expresses condolences to Athens for flood deaths, offers to help

Russian Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Puchkov, sent letter to the Greek Interior Minister Panagiotis Skourletis, expressing his condolences for the…

Shipping Ministry to send water trucks to Symi, after island water supply is hit by storms

Deputy Shipping Minister Nektarios Santorinios said the ministry will send water trucks with 2,000 cubic meters of water to the…

Athens Metro to shut down selected stations on Friday (17/11/2017)

Athens Metro stations in the center of Athens and along the route of the march commemorating the November 17 student…

More bad weather expected in Greece until Saturday (18/11/2017)

The current weather front is expected to continue affecting Greece until at least next Saturday, bringing more heavy rain and…

Death toll from floods rises to 16 after body is pulled out of basement in Nea Peramos

The body of another man was recovered by the Fire Brigade on Thursday from the basement of his house in…

Weather forecast: Rain on Wednesday (15/11/2017)

Rain and east-southeasterly winds are forecast for Wednesday.

ND to vote in favour of the 'social dividend' bill for welfare handouts

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis was in Strasbourg when he watched the prime minister's televised address announcing…

A total of 1,599 migrants and refugees arrived on the Aegean islands in November

Μigrant and refugee flows to Lesvos and other islands in the northeastern Aegean remained high in November, based on the…

Symi in state of emergency after heavy storm inflicts major damage

A state of emergency has been declared on the island of Symi (Dodecanese) on Tuesday following Monday evening's heavy rainfall…

EURACTIV: Greek yogurt is produced only in Greece, Commission warns Prague

The European Commission has weighed in regarding the "Greek yoghurt" spat between Greece and the Czech Republic, warning authorities in…

Tsipras: Government to distribute 1.4 bln euros in one-off handouts this December

The government will distribute one-off welfare benefits totaling 1.4 billion euros, more than double that paid out last year (600…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (14/11/2017)

The Tuesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Rain on Tuesday (14/11/2017)

Rain and southerly winds are forecast for Tuesday.

No metro from 9 pm until end of shift on Wednesday

No metro from 9 pm until end of shift on Wednesday.

DCR 017, the first Greek motorcycle launched in the international market

Τhe first custom-made and on-demand Greek motorcycle was presented to the international audience at the EICMA exhibition in Milan.

Iran-Iraq earthquake: Deadly tremor hits border region

A 7.3-magnitude earthquake has shaken the northern border region between Iran and Iraq, killing at least 348 people and injuring…

Gennimata maintains lead in centre-left coalition, goes to round two on Nov. 19

PASOK leader Fofi Gennimata maintained a clear lead in the elections to choose a leader for a new centre-left coalition…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (13/11/2017)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather to deteriorate as of Monday (13/11/2017)

The national meteorological service EMY announced on Sunday that the weather will deteriorate as of Monday morning, with rain, storms…

Initial results show Gennimata ahead in leadership race

PASOK leader Fofi Gennimata appeared to gather most votes in the nationwide elections that were held on Sunday to choose…

Water supply restored in central Thessaloniki after damage on main pipe

Water supply was restored in central Thessaloniki on Sunday afternoon after EYATh water utility crews worked for hours to restore…

Athens Marathon: Kenya's Samuel Kalalei snaps gold (pics)

The 35th Athens Marathon race was a Kenyan affair on Sunday, with the country’s athletes topping the race for both…

Kotzias in talks with Bushati over open issues between Greece - Albania

Greece and Albania are discussing open issues in bilateral relations that will clear the latter's path towards EU membership, Foreign…

Alivizatos calls for wide participation in Sunday's election for center-left party leader

Nikos Alivizatos, the head of an independent committee assigned to organize and supervise the election of a leader for a…