After over 5 years of trial, Neo-Nazi leaders convicted of running crime gang

Athens, Oct 7 (IANS) After more than five years of trial, the leadership of Greece's neo-Nazi party has been convicted of running a criminal organisation.

Big crowds gathered outside the court in At...

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Athens Marathon cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic

Athens, Oct 2 (IANS) The 2020 Athens Marathon, which was slated to take place on November 7-8, has been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Hellenic Athletics Federation (SEGAS) in a stateme...

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Greek PM presents policy plan

Athens, Sep 13 (IANS) Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced a new package of economic measures aimed to alleviate society's strain from the Covid-19 pandemic, reforms to keep the country...

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Major fire at refugee camp in Greece, no casualty

Athens, Sep 9 (IANS) A massive fire broke out at Greece's largest refugee camp Moria, on the northeastern Aegean Sea island of Lesvos on Wednesday, news agency AMNA reported.

The fire has spread thr...

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Greece’s daily Covid-19 cases hit record high

Athens, Aug 24 (IANS) Greece reported 284 new coronavirus cases in a 24-hour period, the highest single-day spike since February.

The National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Sunday that w...

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Holidaymakers returning to Greece tested at ports

Athens, Aug 21 (IANS) Holidaymakers returning to Greece were being tested for the novel coronavirus for free at the Piraeus and Rafina ports due to a surge in the number of cases.

Following the rece...

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