Delays and possible cancellations in Proastiakos suburban railway service

Passengers should expect delays and possible cancellations of services in the Proastiakos suburban railway on Monday due to a breakdown…

Appeals council refuses to release convicted terrorist Savvas Xiros from jail for health reasons

The Piraeus Appeals Council on Monday rejected convicted terrorist Savvas Xiros' request to be released from jail to serve the…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (10/12/2018)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance

Pavlopoulos on Cyprus: «We achieve the great and important things when we are united»

"Through our seamless unity we affirm our strong conviction that, as a nation, we are now well aware that we…

EU Commissioner Avramopoulos: We cannot go back to a Europe full of borders and checkpoints

“High unemployment rates among young people push them to adopt an attitude of rejection and confrontation vis-à-vis the social, economic…

PM Tsipras: we are restoring relations between Greece and Russia

“We are restoring the relations between Greece and Russia, bringing them back on the rails we have laboriously laid since…

Ministry aims to reduce Moria hotspot population to under 4,000 by Christmas, sources say

The aim of the migration policy ministry is to leave no more than 4,000 residents living at the Moria Reception…

Yellow vest movement: France braced for 'ultra-violent' protests

France is braced for renewed anti-government protests, with nearly 90,000 security personnel on the streets.

Italy nightclub stampede kills six and injures dozens

Six people have been killed and dozens have been injured, 12 of them seriously, in a stampede at a nightclub…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Saturday (08/12/2018)

Mostly fair weather and winds from variable directions are forecast for Saturday.

ND leader Mitsotakis speaks at International Transparency – Hellas Conference

Greece is in need of a bold and radical constitutional revision on matters relating to transparency and accountability, New Democracy…

PM Tsipras: Greece and Russia have stable but dynamic relations over the years

"The occasion for my visit is the 190th anniversary since the establishment of diplomatic relations between our two countries, which…

President Putin in joint statements with PM Tsipras: Many prospects unite us

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the visit by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to Russia was especially timely, in…

Any discussion on Prespes Agreement at an end after Zaev's statement, Kammenos says

"After (Skopje Prime Minister Zoran) Zaev's recent statements, it is obvious that any discussion over the survival of the so-called…

Two accused of the murder of female student on Rhodes to the examining magistrate on Friday

Two men accused of the murder of 21-year-old female student Eleni Topaloudi on Rhodes are to appear before an examining…

A new starting point in Greek-Russian relations, Lavrov says

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov spoke of a new starting point in Greek-Russian relations in an interview with 'Efimerida Ton…

Thirteen arrested, 66 detained after incidents at rallies for Grigoropoulos anniversary

Police detained 66 people following clashes that took place in central Athens between rioting youths and police during rallies held…

Tsipras to meet Putin, Medvedev; focus on strengthening cooperation

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is visiting Russia on Friday in an effort to strengthen the traditionally good relations between the…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (07/12/2018)

The Friday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Cloudy on Friday (07/12/2018)

Clouds and northerly winds are forecast for Friday.

Ten being questioned after clashes in Athens rally; additional rallies for Grigoropoulos in evening

Ten persons were taken in for questioning over the clashes that took place on Thursday afternoon during a rally for…

Tension at Klathmonos Square - Syntagma metro station closed due to rallies for Grigoropoulos

Tension erupted between young people and the police during a rally at Klathmonos Square held to mark the anniversary of…

Greece unveils draft law on strategic investments

Economy and Development Minister Yiannis Dragasakis placed on a public electronic consultation a draft law on attracting strategic investments.

Athens Stock Exchange opening: Drop

Equity prices were falling on Thursday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 1.07…

Strict security measures for anniversary of Grigoropoulos' murder

Greek police will be on alert on Thursday, December 6, due to the rallies to be held to mark the…