PM Tsipras to speak at SPD conference in Berlin

"It is time for historical decisions and choices for the progressive forces ahead of the European elections and amid an…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (10/11/2018)

The Saturday edition of Athens dailies at a glance

Van carrying migrants collides with truck: One dead, 20 injured

One person died and twenty were injured when a van carrying migrants collided with a truck shortly before 9:00 pm…

Partial collapse of road bridge in Kavala triggers gov't visit, inspection

A section of a road bridge collapsed Friday in the northern Greek city of Kavala, trapping a passenger car and…

Direct metro connection to Athens airport resumes on Saturday (10/11)

Metro Line 3 is resuming its operation directly connecting Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" (AIA) to the city centre on…

PM Tsipras to visit Berlin and Paris this weekend

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will visit Berlin and then Paris this weekend, starting from Friday.

Northern Aegean seabed conceals 19 active seismic faults, scientists says

The seabed of the Aegean between the islands of Skyros, Lesvos and Aghios Efstratios conceals 19 active seismic faults measuring…

Melbourne attack: Man shot dead after fire and fatal stabbing

A man who set a car on fire and stabbed three people - one fatally - in the Australian city…

Athens Stock Exchange opening: Decline

Equity prices were dropping on Friday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 0.09…

Light earthquake shakes Zakynthos

An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale shook the island of Zakynthos on Friday.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (09/11/2018)

The Friday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Clouds, light rain on Friday (09/11)

Clouds, rain and northerly winds are forecast for Friday.

Funeral of Konstantinos Katsifas held in Albania

Konstantinos Katsifas, a Greek national shot in Albania on October 28 after allegedly opening fire against police attempting to arrest…

'Flying Dolphin XVII' returns to Piraeus due to mechanical failure

The hydrofoil "Flying Dolphin XVII" was forced to return to the port of Piraeus with 100 passengers and six crew…

Tsipras: Agreement with Church a 'historic step forward'

The proposed agreement between the government and the Church of Greece will "change a great many things", Prime Minister Alexis…

Attica regional governor Dourou receives deadline to testify on fires

Attica Regional Governor Rena Dourou received an extension to the deadline for providing explanations to investigators on the lethal fires…

Greek economy to grow by 2.0 pct in next three years, Commission report

The Greek economy is expected to grow by 2.0 pct in the next three years, the European Commission said in…

President Pavlopoulos on Mytilene for island's liberation anniversary

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos said Greece is pursuing friendly relations with Turkey and supports its European direction, in an address…

Greek unemployment rate fell to 18.9 pct in August

Greek unemployment rate fell below 19 pct to 18.9 pct of the workforce in August, supported by strong tourism trends,…

EU: Greece rates high in quality of sea water, low in landfill management

Improvements in the areas of solid waste management, urban waste water treatment and protection of the natural environment are currently…

The government proved it does not sweep historical issues under the carpet, Education Min says

The government has shown once again that it does not sweep historical issues under the carpet, Education Minister Kostas Gavroglou…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (08/11/2018)

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Athens metro to resume direct connection to airport

The direct metro connection from Agia Marina to the Athens airport and vice versa (Line 3) is expected to resume…

PM Tsipras at Hellenic Air Force event: Gov't to pay back due revenues retroactively

The government made the strategic decision that Greece will stop being an outcast of the international community and observing developments"…

ADEDY calls public sector strike on November 14 over wages, pensions

ADEDY, the umbrella union for public sector employees, has called a strike for Wednesday, November 14 and a rally at…