Alleged bitcoin exchange operator Vinnik, suspected crime boss 'The Fat' to be extradited to France

The Criminal Section of Greece's Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to the extradition to France of alleged bitcoin operator Alexander…

Worker at quarry killed after being crushed by block of marble

A 40-year-old man working in a quarry in the Pyrgoi area in the municipality of Drama, northeastern Greece, was killed…

Saridis: I believe in voting according to one's conscience; I remain with the Centrists Union

"I am a man that believes in a voting according to one's conscience, in the freedom of MPs and considers…

Finance ministry planning to increase installments for debts to the state

The finance ministry is examining a plan to increase the maximum number of monthly installments available for the payment of…

Cabinet meeting on Wednesday

A Cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, is scheduled for Wednesday at 11:00.

Athens Newspaper Headlines (19/12/2018)

The Wednesday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Rain on Wednesday (19/12/2018)

Rain and snowfall in the mountainous areas are forecast for Wednesday.

Parliament approves Greece's budget for 2019

The 2019 draft budget submitted by the government passed parliament with a majority vote of 154 votes on Tuesday night.

No country can face migration challenges alone, Avramopoulos says

The EU is steadily committed to protecting the human rights of migrants and to ensuring the conditions necessary for legal…

Human Rights Watch reports refoulements in Evros

Returns of asylum seekers with fast-track procedures and occasional use of violence by the Greek authorities were reported on Tuesday,…

Social solidarity and health ministers present three-year plan to fight homelessness

Alternate Labour, Social Insurance and Social Solidarity Minister Theano Fotiou on Tuesday presented the government's three-year action plan and national…

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United sack manager

Manchester United have sacked manager Jose Mourinho after identifying a catalogue of his failings at the club.

Independent MP Theoharis joins ND

Independent MP Haris Theoharis joined New Democracy (ND), a party announcement said on Tuesday.

Drug dealer arrested in Thessaloniki

A 54-year-old foreign national was arrested in Thessaloniki for drug dealing.

Labour Min Achtsioglou announces new procedure for the settlement of debt

Labour Minister Effie Achtsioglou in an interview with public broadcaster ERT announced a new procedure for the settlement of debt…

Greek, Skopje's PMs to be nominated for Nobel Prize

One of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize winners, Tunisian economist Uided Bushamaui, said she will nominate the two prime ministers…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (18/12/2018)

The Tuesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Rain on Tuesday (18/12/2018)

Rain and snowfall in the mountainous areas are forecast for Tuesday.

International, European press federations condemn bomb attack at Skai TV, Kathimerini

The International and European Federations of Journalists (IFJ-EFJ) jointly condemned the bombing of the Skai TV and Kathimerini newspaper building…

National press federation condemns Kathimerini, Skai TV bomb attack

The National Federation of Press Unions (POESY) condemned "in the strongest terms possible" the bomb explosion early on Monday morning…

Parliamentary committee gives go-ahead for Ministry of Migration bill on emergency regulations

A bill with emergency regulations proposed by the Ministry of Migration Policy passed the Standing Committee on Public Administration, Public…

Nobel Peace Prize winner Wided Bouchamaoui to nominate Tsipras and Zaev for this year's prize

SKOPJE (ANA/N. Frangopoulos) - Wided Bouchamaoui, recipient of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize for her participation in the Tunisia National…

Democracy and pluralism are not silenced, ND's leader Mitsotakis says

"Democracy and pluralism are not silenced," main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on the attack against SKAI…

Tsipras: An attack by cowardly and dark forces against democracy itself

Commenting on the bomb explosion outside SKAI TV, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras referred to "an attack by cowardly and dark…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (17/12/2018)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.