Attempt to Enter Greek Military Base by Two Men Prevented

Two unidentified individuals attempted to enter a Greek military base near Athens by cutting the camp's fence a few minutes after midnight. According to Greek...

Illegal Migrants Board Ships to Italy Without Tickets

The tragic Norman Atlantic incident has surfaced the major issue of illegal migrants who board ferries in Patras and Igoumenitsa, Greece, in order to...

4-Year-Old Girl Found Next to Dead Father in Northern Greece

A tragic incident occurred in Evros, northern Greece, when a 4-year-old girl was found curled up next to her father who had passed away,...

Hellenic Aerospace Industry Under Pressure Due to Elections

The Hellenic Aerospace Industry has been under pressure due to the political turmoil in the country. The New Year was not a happy occasion for...

Quadrantids, the First Meteor Shower of 2015

The first meteor shower of 2015, the lesser known Quadrantid meteor shower, kicks off a new skywatching year as it peaks in the...

The Wild Magic of Meteora [Video]

Perched upon wild crags, the complex of Greek Orthodox monasteries called Meteora justify their name in Greek as each of the six monasteries looks...

Athens Public Transport to Issue Smart Cards

In 2016 commuters in Athens will be able to use smart cards in order to move around the city using public transport after a...

Third Greek Casualty Confirmed on ‘Norman Atlantic’ Ferry Fire

The third Greek casualty in the Norman Atlantic fire was confirmed today by the Embassy of Greece in Rome. The victim was 59-year-old Nickolaos...

Pomegranates, Onions and Other Greek New Year’s Eve Customs

New Year's celebrations in Greece include some customs and superstitions that may seem strange, but they go back ages. The big difference in celebrations...

Touching Images as Ship Survivors Reunite with Their Families

Tears of relief, cries of joy, tight hugs and hysterical laughter are shown in the pictures of the Norman Atlantic ferry fire survivors, while...

Greece Shrouded in Snow, Traffic Jams on Highways

Yesterday's heavy snowfall has covered most of Greece in snow, causing traffic jams and leaving cars trapped in provincial highways for hours. National highways and...

What Greeks Googled the Most in 2014

World’s most used search engine, Google, announced earlier this month the top Internet searches of its Greek users for 2014. As the company explained, the...

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