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.

Dead body in Saronic Gulf that of a woman, coast guard clarifies

The dead body found in the Saronic Gulf early on Tuesday was that of a woman, not a man as…

Government action plan free of bureaucracy

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has instructed government ministers to restore the fire hit areas and help all those hurt by…

Weather forecast: Rain on Tuesday (31/07)

Scattered thunderstorms are forecast for Tuesday, with winds reaching 6 on the Beaufort scale.

Dead body of actress Chrysa Spilioti identified among victims of east Attica fire

The body of popular Greek actress Chrysa Spilioti has been positively identified among the dead bodies recovered from the deadly…

First lawsuit over lethal eastern Attica fire filed in Athens on Monday

The first lawsuit by a private citizen over the devastating fire in eastern Attica on July 23 was filed with…

Body of teenager, found in Evros River

The body of a teenage boy approximately 14 years old has been found on the banks of the River Evros…

Passenger catamaran ''Flying Cat 4'' collides with pier - No injuries

The passenger catamaran "Flying Cat 4" managed to dock in the port of Rafina without assistance after colliding with a…

Fire brigade receives 300 calls for help after downpour in Attica

More than 300 calls for assistance have been made to the fire brigade following a sudden and heavy storm that…

Water supplied to Rafina-Pikermi and Nea Makri-Marathona 'excellent' says EYDAP

"The quality of the water supplied by EYDAP to the Rafina-Pikermi municipal network and the Nea Makri-Marathona municipal network fully…

Civil protection agency urges caution due to extreme weather in Attica

Civil protection agency urges caution due to extreme weather in Attica.

Ten burn victims from eastern Attica fires still in ICUs; 43 remain in hospital

Ten burn victims from the deadly fire in Mati, eastern Attica are still in serious condition and continuing to remain…

Weather forecast: Clouds on Sunday (29/07/2018)

Cloudy weather and possible rain are forecast for Sunday, with winds reaching 6 on the Beaufort scale.

Typhoon Jongdari: Weather-ravaged Japan braces for powerful storm

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled in Japan as the country braces for a powerful typhoon, bringing winds of up…

Kikilias: No apologies, resignations over fires

New Democracy shadow defence minister Vasilis Kikilias hit out at the government on Saturday for failing to apologize over the…

Carr fire: California blaze leaves two dead

A raging wildfire in northern California has killed two firefighters and forced tens of thousands of people to flee their…

Engineers keep up checks on fire hit homes, 3,505 looked over

Engineers from the Infrastructure Ministry are continuing with checks on buildings in fire hit areas.

Death toll from fires hits 88

The death toll from the fires in eastern Attica has climbed to 88 as one of the victims that had…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (28/07/2018)

The Saturday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Town plan in Mati must change to avoid repeating disaster in the future, Skourletis says

The town plan in Mati and in similar areas needs to be fully redesigned in order to avoid a calamity…

Attica fires and EU Commission solidarity dominate Pavlopoulos-Barnier meeting

The devastating fires in eastern Attica and the European Commission's solidarity dominated the meeting on Friday between President Prokopios Pavlopoulos…

Health Minister Xanthos expresses gratitude to health system staff

Health Minister Andreas Xanthos expressed his gratitude to all the employees of the national health system who, from the very…

Lunar eclipse: Skygazers await century's longest "blood moon"

Skywatchers will be treated to the longest "blood moon" eclipse of the 21st Century on Friday.