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…

Ousted Golden Dawn MP Kostas Barbaroussis arrested in Penteli

Police arrested the MP Kostas Barbaroussis, now ousted from the far-right Golden Dawn party with which he was elected, at…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (18/06/2018)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Rain, thunderstorms on Monday (18/06/2018)

Unsettled weather with more rain and storms is forecast throughout the country on Monday, especially in the afternoon, with the…

Nimetz: Tsipras and Zaev displayed political courage and strategic vision

"We should be grateful for the existence of such quality of leadership in these two countries," said the UN Secretary…

Traffic measures in Egnatia Odos for two months due to maintenance works

Traffic restrictions will be applied on Egnatia Odos at the Kavala diversion in both directions in the section between the…

Tsipras: a patriotic and mutually beneficial agreement for the two countries

"We are here to walk together on a new path of security, our signature today lays the foundation for this…

Greece, Skopje sign historic agreement to resolve name dispute

The foreign ministers of Greece and Skopje, Nikos Kotzias and Nikola Dimitrov, and the UN Secretary General's Special Envoy for…

ANEL leader Panos Kammenos ousts rebel MP from party's parliamentary group

In a letter to the parliament president on Saturday, the head of the ruling coalition's junior member, Independent Greeks (ANEL)…

Parliament rejects censure motion against government, by 153 votes to 127

The Greek Parliament on Saturday rejected a censure motion against the government, with 153 votes against the motion and 127…

Unsettled weather with rain and storms on Sunday (17/06/2018)

Unsettled weather with more rain and storms is forecast throughout the country on Sunday, especially in the afternoon, with the…

Parliament debate on censure motion against government to end with roll-call vote at 18:30

The debate in Parliament on the censure motion against the government, tabled by main opposition New Democracy over the agreement…

Glasgow fire: Art school's Mackintosh building extensively damaged

Glasgow's world-renowned School of Art has been gutted by another huge blaze, four years after part of the building was…

Bus work stoppages on Tuesday, Thursday

Bus drivers in the Athens region will hold work stoppages on Tuesday and Thursday this coming week, their union said,…

Golden Dawn MP Barbaroussis charged with incitement to high treason

Extreme-right Golden Dawn (GD) deputy Constantinos Barbaroussis - who created an uproar in Parliament on Friday when he called on…