Weather forecast: Cloudy on Friday (22/06/2018)

Clouds and rain is forecast for Friday.

Greece can become another 'success story', ESM's Regling says

Greece can become another "success story" if it continues to implement reforms after the end of the programme on August…

Pavlopoulos: Greece must be 'strong and respected', live up to its potential

Greece needs to restore its prestige, both within its European family and in the international arena, "to that level that…

Bus strike by public transport workers until 17:00 on Thursday

No buses will be running in Athens until 17:00 on Thursday due to a work stoppage by staff at the…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (21/06/2018)

Partly cloudy and northwesterly winds is the forecast for Thursday.

Koufodinas returns to prison after third 48-hour furlough

Convicted terrorist Dimitris Koufodinas returned to Korydallos prison on Thursday morning, at the end of the third 48-hour furlough granted…

Acropolis Museum celebrates ninth 'birthday', sees more than 1.6 mln visitors in year

The Acropolis Museum has received more than 1.66 million visitors over the past year, with a sharp rise in the…

Weather forecast: Partly cloudy on Thursday (21/06/2018)

Partly cloudy and northwesterly winds is the forecast for Thursday.

National Theatre offers reduced-price tickets for performances at Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus

The National Theatre will offer, for the third year in a row, a certain number of reduced-price tickets for the…

US quits 'biased' UN human rights council

The US has pulled out of the United Nations Human Rights Council, calling it a "cesspool of political bias".

Ousted far-right MP to appear before examining magistrate

Ousted Golden Dawn MP Constantinos Barbarousis will appear before an examining magistrate on Wednesday to explain his statements during a…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (20/06/2018)

The Wednesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Skopje parliament plenum to ratify agreement with Greece on Wed.

The parliament of Skopje will be ratifying the agreement with Greece on the name issue when it convenes at 11:00…

Weather forecast: Partly cloudy on Wednesday (20/06/2018)

Unstable weather with rain and northerly winds is forecast for Wednesday.

Foreign nationals alleged to be responsible for 72 break-ins escape from police station

Three Albanian nationals early on Tuesday escaped from a police station in the south Athens suburb of Argyroupoli.

We reached an agreement that was best for the country, FM Kotzias says

"We did not give anything in exchange for something else, we made the best deal for the country," Foreign Minister…

Convicted terrorist Koufodinas leaves Korydallos prison on furlough

Convicted terrorist Dimitris Koufodinas made use of a 48-hour furlough, exiting from Korydallos prison on Tuesday.

Pyatt: Strong support by the Trump government for Greece's economic recovery

Alternate Economy and Development Minister Alexis Charitsis and US Ambassador to Athens Geoffrey Pyatt attended a dinner within the framework…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (19/06/2018)

The Tuesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Skopje name agreement with Greece heads to parliament

The cabinet of Skopje approved on Monday the draft bill to be tabled in its parliament that will ratify the…

Weather forecast: Rain, thunderstorms on Tuesday (19/06/2018)

Unstable weather with clouds, rain and thunderstorms is forecast for Tuesday. Northerly winds will reach 6 on the Beaufort scale.

Arrested MP Barbaroussis to appear before magistrate on Wednesday

Arrested MP Kostas Barbaroussis is to appear before an examining magistrate on Wedesday to answer to the charges of fomenting…

Suspected trafficker, irregular migrants arrested following pursuit on Egnatia Odos

A police pursuit to arrest a suspected migrant trafficker took place on Sunday night near Thessaloniki. A truck driver moving…

Work stoppages by Athens' bus workers on Tuesday, Thursday

Athens public transport bus drivers and staff have announced work stoppages on Tuesday and Thursday this week, in protest against…

Basketball coach Costas Politis dies

The coach of the Greek basketball team that won the Eurobasket in 1987, Costas Politis, died on Monday at the…