A significant step for increasing the minimum wage, Achtsioglou says

"Today is an important day for the labour market and for our government, because today we are making a significant…

Pavlopoulos meets visiting German FM Maas in Athens

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos, in his meeting with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas at the Presidential Mansion on Thursday, cited…

Jet Airways: Passengers hurt as pilots 'forget' cabin pressure

More than 30 Indian passengers, some bleeding from their noses and ears, have received treatment after pilots 'forgot' to turn…

Training helicopter makes forced landing

An Army Aviation School NH-300C training helicopter made a forced landing in Alexandreia Airport, Imathia, at 09:30 on Thursday, according…

Tsipras asks for new EU initiative if refugee flows increase

Refugee flows towards Greece have increased and in case that the situation in Idlib, Syria, deteriorates, a new European initiative…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (20/09/2018)

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Thursday (20/09/2018)

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Thursday.

The government's goal is to avoid pension cuts, Pappas says

The government's goal is to avoid pension cuts, Minister For Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Media Nikos Pappas said on Wednesday…

Greek tanker runs aground at Milos port

The Greek-owned tanker FRES with a 16-member crew, all Greek nationals, ran aground early Wednesday in sandy shallows in the…

Athens University Medical School among top 150 in NTU worldwide university rankings

The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens has been given an overall ranking of 228 in the National Taiwan University…

Missing 67-year-old Swiss found at Mt Athos

A 67-year-old Swiss man, who had been missing since Tuesday night on Mount Athos, was found on Wednesday.

Tsipras to highlight the need for Europe to tackle the migration problem on the basis of solidarity

Migration is a European problem and must be tackled by Europe on the basis of solidarity and the sharing of…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (19/09/2018)

The Wednesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Wednesday (19/09/2018)

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Wednesday.

Tsipras has already announced social measures, Tzanakopoulos says

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has already announced specific measures that will legislated directly to support the social majority, government spokesman…

Wildfire raging on Zakynthos

A wildfire broke out earlier on Tuesday at the village of Kiliomenos on the island of Zakynthos.

Russia blames Israel after military plane shot down off Syria

Russia has said Syria shot down one of its military planes - but laid the blame for the deaths of…

Earthquake: 4.0 Richter shake Achaia, Ilia and Aetolokarnania

An earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale shook the areas of Achaia, Ilia and Aetolokarnania on Tuesday, according to…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (18/09/2018)

The Tuesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Tuesday (18/09/2018)

Mostly fair and northerly winds are forecast for Tuesday.

Second round of demolitions in Attica started on Monday

The second round of demolitions of illegal buildings in Attica started on Monday with the tearing down of a beach…

Tsipras-Anastasiades meeting:Close cooperation the foundation of efforts to solve the Cyprus problem

Meeting in Athens on Monday, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades both emphasised the very close…

Rouvikonas members attack Iranian Embassy in Athens

Around 10 members of the Rouvikonas anarchist group targeted the Iranian Embassy, Paleo Psichiko, early on Monday.

Crete: 4.4 Richter earthquake jolts the island

The tremor struck at 03:24 in a sea area, 63 klm north-east of Zakros.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (17/09/2018)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.