Katowice: COP24 Climate change deal to bring pact to life

Negotiators in Poland have finally secured agreement on a range of measures that will make the Paris climate pact operational…

Mexican volcano Popocatepetl erupts with 2km column of ash

The active volcano Popocatepetl, located in Central Mexico, has exploded Saturday evening, sending ash two kilometers into the air with…

Athens shops open on Sunday (16/12)

Shops in Athens will be open on Sunday, 16 December, as part of the extended shop opening hours for the…

Clouds and rain forecast for Sunday

Clouds and rain are forecast for Sunday. Wind velocity will reach up to 7 on the Beaufort scale. 

Pensioners rally in central Athens; Stadiou str. and Syntagma station closed

With the motto "We claim what was taken away from us," pensioners from around the country rallied at Klafthmonos square…

Children no longer believe in Father Christmas by age 9, survey suggests

Children stop believing in Father Christmas by the age of eight to nine, according to a survey conducted by Associate…

Katrougalos: Strategic Dialogue with US acknowledges Greece's important geopolotical role

The first Greece-US Strategic Dialogue acknowledged in practice Greece’s role as a leading geopolitical player in the Eastern Mediterranean and…

PM Tsipras in Thessaloniki: "We want to change Greece" into a leading power in the Balkans

Greece is becoming a leading power in the Balkans and the East Mediterranean, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday…

ND leader Mitsotakis speaks at 12th party conference

"This is our last conference before the great political change the Greek society is waiting for, and which will be…

Premier Zaev expresses confidence that Greek government, parties will support Prespes Agreement

SKOPJE (ANA/N. Frangopoulos) - Zoran Zaev, prime minister of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, expressed confidence that parliament will…

Brexit: EU says no to May on renegotiating deal

Theresa May's bid to make her Brexit deal more acceptable to MPs has suffered a blow after EU leaders said…

New Democracy's congress to start on Friday

Main opposition New Democracy's (ND) 12th Congress will start on Friday with a speech by its leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Katrougalos and Pompeo recognise"historic progress" in Greek-American relations

Alternate Foreign Minister Giorgos Katrougalos and United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo concluded their meeting by recognising the "historic…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (14/12/2018)

The Friday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Scattered showers on Friday (14/12/2018)

Scattered showers and southerly winds are forecast for Friday.

Kammenos: If Prespes Agreement comes to parliament, I will resign as Defence Minister

Defence Minister and Independent Greeks (ANEL) leader Panos Kammenos referred to the Prespes Agreement and to issues of the Greece's…

Geminids meteor shower reaches its peak at dawn on Friday

The Geminids, one of the most spectacular and mysterious meteor showers in terms of their origin, will reach their peak…

Three migrants dead, three injured in traffic accident on Egnatia Odos

A traffic accident involving migrants lacking documents was reported early on Thursday on Egnatia Odos in northern Greece.

US-Greece strategic dialogue opening Thursday in Washington, DC

The opening of the strategic dialogue between the United States and Greece at the American capital on Thursday is a…

Light quake in the sea region of Zakynthos

A light earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale jolted on Thursday the Ionian Sea.

Athens Newspaper Headlines (13/12/2018)

The Thursday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Rain on Thursday (13/12/2018)

Rain and snowfall in the mountainous and semi-mountainous areas are forecast for Thursday.

Foreign investors' interest in Greece shows change of climate

Participation of foreign investors in Greek competitions for Renewable Energy Sources (RES) is indicative of an international attitude change regarding…

Discussion of 2019 state budget begins at Parliament's plenary session; to conclude Dec. 18

The discussion of the 2019 state budget opened in Parliament's plenary session on Wednesday evening, with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras…

Foreign Ministry sends condolences to French people, gov't over Strasbourg attack

The Foreign Ministry expressed its condolences on Wednesday for yesterday's terrorist attack in Strasbourg which claimed the lives of three…