Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Tuesday (07/08/2018)

Fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Tuesday.

Farmer to face prosecutor after shooting two teenage males in Crete

A 47-year-old man on Crete will face appear in front of a prosecutor in coming days on charges of attempted…

Convicted terrorist Xiros transferred to Chalkida jail

Convicted November 17 terrorist Christodoulos Xiros was transferred from Korydallos prison to that of Chalkida, on Evia, under cover and…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Tuesday

Fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Tuesday. 

General sec for civil protection Kapakis resigns; replaced by KEMEA director Tafillis

The general secretary of civil protection Yiannis Kapakis on Monday tendered his resignation to Interior Minister Panos Skourletis.

President Pavlopoulos to visit the island of Amorgos

President of Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos will visit on Monday the island of Amorgos on the occasion of the celebration of…

Athens Newspaper Headlines (06/08/2018)

The Monday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Fine weather expected for Monday (06/08)

Generally fine weather is expected for Monday with some clouds and possible rain in mountainous regions in central and northern…

Composer Theodorakis suffers major heart attack

Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis was out of immediate danger at an Athens hospital after having suffered a major heart attack.

Death toll from Mati fires rises to 90

The death toll from the fires at Mati last month hit 90 after a man, aged 85, who had been…

Generally fine weather for Sunday (05/08)

Generally fine weather is expected for Sunday with some clouds and possible rain in northern parts of Greece, later in…

Toskas: My conscious demanded that I hand in my resignation

In an emotionally charged speech, former Citizen Protection Minister Nikos Toskas thanked Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras for his inclusion in…

Partly cloudy weather on Saturday (04/08)

Partly cloudy weather that may lead to rain and storms, especially in northern parts of Greece, is forecast on Saturday.

Greek PM accepts resignation of Citizen Protection Minister

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met with Citizen Protection Minister Nikos Toskas a short while ago.

One more Attica fires victim dies in hospital, raising death toll

The number of dead from the deadly eastern Attica fire has risen after another burns victim died of her injuries…

Lianokladi-Lamia train derails, two women injured

A local passenger train derailed while on route to Lamia from Lianokladi at around 5:45 on Friday morning after one…

132 archaeological areas, museums to open for August full moon

A total of 132 archaeological areas and museums will take part in the "Panselinos 2018" event, remaining open to the…

Benefit paid to 18 fire victims, says ministry

The financial benefit of 5,000 euros has been paid to 18 fire victims, the Infrastructure and Transport Ministry said on…

Kassandra municipality in Halkidiki knocks down fence blocking access to sea

Municipality demolition crews began an operation to knock down a fence that was blocking access to the sea in Kassandra,…

Athens Newspapers Headlines

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance

Earthquake measuring 4.2 Richter felt in Messinia

An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale shook the regions of Messinia and Ileia in the Peloponnese at 10:00…

Number of identified bodies from fires rises to 85

Another five bodies from last week's deadly fires in eastern Attica were identified on Wednesday, authorities said.

Six more bodies identified by DNA

Six more burnt bodies have been identified by authorities, bringing the total number of bodies identified by DNA to 76.

Fire breaks out at Kalamaki, Zakynthos

A fire broke out at the village of Kalamaki in Zakynthos on Tuesday.

More rain and storms forecast on Wednesday

Partly cloudy weather giving way to rain and storms, especially in northern parts of Greece, is forecast on Wednesday.