President Pavlopoulos Sends Message of Unity From Evia

  Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos, who is visiting the Lake in Evia, that has suffered severe damages from a recent fire, sent a strong message...

Rhodes Baptism Prevented Until Godmother Gets Church Wedding

A baptism on the island of Rhodes was postponed because the godmother's wedding had been performed according to a civil ceremony rather than religious...

Prosecution of Former ELSTAT Chief Is Another Diversion from Greece’s Harsh Economic Reality

This summer the Greek government is creating a series of diversions in order to make the populace forget temporarily the enormous new taxes they...

State Council Denies Motion to Suspend TV License Tender

The number of national broadcasters will be reduced to four as planned by the government following the decision by the Council of State on...

Europa League Draw: Olympiakos, PAOK Stand Chance, but Tough for Panathinaikos

Three Greek teams advanced to the Europa League, and the draw is already out with two out of the three teams having drawn teams...

Greeks Paid €1 Bln More in Taxes in June, Government Says ‘We Empathize With...

Greeks paid one billion euros more in taxes in June compared to last year, but the additional state revenues come from new taxes and...

New Democracy Says it Doesn’t Recognize the TV Licensing Tender

New Democracy does not recognize or accept the Greek government’s tender to auction off four nationwide broadcasting licenses, the party said in a press...

UNHCR Grandi Calls for More Policing in Greece’s Refugee Camps

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said that more policing is needed in Greece's refugee camps and that the relocation process for...

Greek Health Minister: No Risk to Public Health from Malaria Outbreaks

There are no risks to public health in Greece and blood banks are sufficiently stocked, Health Minister Andreas Xanthos said after a meeting with...

New Destructive Fires Blaze on Chios, Six Injured [video]

A major fire broke out on Chios early in the morning on Friday destroying a forested area and injuring six people. The blaze continues between...

Citigroup: Grexit Back on Table With Escalation of Crisis in 2018

Global banker Citigroup published its monthly report on global prospects in which it notes that political uncertainty has returned to Greece. The report puts...

PM Tsipras Proposes Doubling the Juncker Package, Tackling Unemployment at PES

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Thursday Europe needs a new progressive agenda that will focus on growth and lowering unemployment, following a...