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Protest in Athens Against US President Trump

The citizens of Athens, Greece, along with a delegation of refugees protested on Saturday at Syntagma square against the new US President Donald Trump...

Athens to Host Prestigious Art Show ‘Documenta 14’ in City Squares

Athens’ municipal council approved on Thursday the use of central squares by the artists of the “Documenta 14” modern art exhibition, part of which...

Snow Falls at Top Ski Resorts Near Athens! (Where to Go)

Now that snow has fallen across Greece, let's take a look at where you can find some of the best ski slopes around Athens. There...

Forty Refugees from Moria Move into the Navy Ship Sent from Athens

The first 40 refugees and migrants – all men - boarded the navy ship sent from Athens to Lesvos to house people living in...

Police Investigating Mystery Involving Decomposing Body Found in Dafni Dumpster

On Thursday the body of an unidentified male was discovered in a dumpster in the Athens suburb of Dafni at the corner of Papanastasiou...

Athens Municipal Worker Causes Outcry for Closing Homeless Shelter

An Athens municipal worker who was overseeing a homeless shelter caused a stir after he closed the premises and sent people seeking refuge from...

Athens and Surrounding Prefectures Wake up to Snow Blanketed Cities (Video)

A white Christmas came late for residents of Athens who woke up Tuesday morning to a snow blanketed city. Although the cold and snowy weather...

Police Officer Shot Outside of PASOK Office in Athens

Early Tuesday morning shots were fired outside of a political office in Athens, injuring a police officer. Sources at the AP report that the gunman...

Athens’ Homeless to Be Sheltered at Metro Stations Over Weekend

As Greece braces for another cold snap over the weekend, authorities have announced that three metro locations in central Athens will stay open over...

Prosecutors Raid Novartis Offices in Athens Over Bribery Allegations

Corruption prosecutors raided the offices of Swiss drug maker Novartis in Athens a few days ago as part of an ongoing investigation over bribery...

Wedding Demographics in Early 20th Century Athens

A book titled "The Citizens of Athens 1900-1960" by Athens University Professor Eugenia Bournova describes the wedding customs and demographics of Athenians in the...

Five Metro Stations to Remain Open for the Homeless for Next Five Days

Five metro stations in Athens will remain open during the night and for the next five days to protect the homeless from freezing temperatures...

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