One person was injured and 35 people were detained on Thursday during clashes between police and rioters in Athens on the 10th anniversary since the murder of Alexandros Grigoropoulos, a teenager shot dead by a policeman in Exarchia in 2008.
The Mayor of Athens Yorgos Kaminis presented the Municipality of Athens Christmas and New Year’s Eve program, which includes over 230 events and happenings which will take place for a period of four weeks across the city, in its…
A rally and march by leftist and anti-establishment groups not represented in Parliament was underway in central Athens at 19:00 on Thursday to mark the 10th anniversary since the murder of teenager Alexis Grigoropoulos, who was shot down…
Greek police will be on alert on Thursday, December 6, due to the rallies to be held to mark the anniversary of the murder of 15-year-old Alexis Grigoropoulos by a police special guard in the Athens district of Exarchia in 2008.
Trolleys will not run in Athens from 12:00 to 15:00 on December 12 so staff may attend a union meeting. The trolleys will start withdrawing from circulation as of 11:00 and are expected to return to normal schedules by 16:00 or later.
Slovenian painter Jurij Subic arrived in Athens on 5 December 1879 at the invitation of Heinrich Schliemann and architect Ernst Ziller in order to use his talent and ideas to decorate the Schliemann mansion, or "Iliou Melathron", in Athens.
Madeleine Peyroux, one of the greatest jazz vocalists of our times, returns to Athens for a jazz concert at the Christmas Theater (Galatsi Olympic Hall) on December 6.
A new competition for gymnastics, the World Outdoor Gymnastic Gala (WOGG), will premiere in Athens on July 7, 2019 at the Panathinaic Stadium, the venue of the first Modern Olympic Games.
Students held a rally at 12:00 in central Athens on Thursday to protest "nationalist sit-ins" carried out in schools over the Prespes Agreement.
Extended shop opening hours in Athens for the Christmas and New Year's holidays, including three days of Sunday opening, were announced on Wednesday.