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Large Wildfire Threatens Homes in Chalkidiki (video)

A wildfire has been burning in Kassandra peninsula, Chalkidiki, in northern Greece since Friday afternoon. The fire broke out near the seaside village of Moles...

Two Missing as Small Plane Crashes in Northern Greece

On Friday, a small private plane crashed north of Komotini, near the Greek-Bulgarian border. Two crew members were aboard the CT2K-type aircraft when it disappeared...

Nammos, the Luxurious Hotspot of Mykonos, Loses Beach Licence

Greek authorities have revoked the three-year licence of restaurant and beach bar Nammos, for the use of a section of the well known Psarou...

PM Tsipras Omits Mention of Oil Spill in Speech on Environment

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras delivered a speech on environmental issues claiming that climate and environment protection is a government priority; however not a...

Qatar Says Goodbye to Greece: ‘We Cannot Invest by Force’

In contradiction to the optimism of the Greek government on its capacity and willingness to attract foreign investments, the Qatari state company Al Rayyan...

Asylum Seekers Form Symbol of Peace on White Tower of Thessaloniki

The symbol of peace was formed by a group of asylum seekers on the roof of the White Tower, the symbolic feature in Thessaloniki. The...

Under Fire Greek Shipping Minister Admits Leaving Greece After Sinking of Tanker

Bewildered Shipping Minster Panagiotis Kouroumblis admitted that, during the first crucial hours after the sinking of the Greek tanker near Salamis, he got into a...

Early Snow on Mount Olympus and Kaimaktsalan (video)

While hot temperatures in Athens and southern Greece have dropped by a few degrees over the past two days, in other areas like Olympus and...

European Heritage Days Celebrated with Free Entrance to Museums over the Weekend

Archaeological sites and museums throughout Greece will be open to the public for free, on the weekend of September 23-24, to share the history...

Greece Convenes Ancient Civilizations Forum at the UN (video)

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias convened a meeting of the Ancient Civilizations Forum; also known as GC-10, on the sidelines of the UN General...

Number of Measles Cases Continues to Rise in Greece

The number of measles cases continues to rise in Greece, with health experts calling for full vaccination for both children and adults. As of Thursday...

Exhibition of Ancient Chinese Science and Technology Opens in Athens

An exhibition of ancient Chinese science and technology commenced at the Herakleidon Museum in Athens; which is opposite the Acropolis, on Thursday. The "Ancient Chinese...

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