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Serial supermarket robber nabbed

A 34-year-old woman believed to be behind at least 56 supermarket robberies in different parts of the greater Athens area was to face a prosecutor on Wednesday on multiple charges of theft.

Chinese “Year of the Pig” celebrated in Athens

Hundreds of Greek citizens joined members of the vibrant Chinese community in Athens on Tuesday to welcome the nascent Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival, which begins on Feb. 5 this year.

Two ATMs blown up in Athens suburbs

Unknown assailants blew up two cash machines in the Athens suburbs of Lykovrisi and Aghioi Anargyroi but failed in both instances to retrieve any money.

Katainen in Athens on Tuesday

The Vice President of the European Commission responsible for issues of Employment, Development, Investments and Competitiveness Jyrki Katainen will be in Athens on Tuesday to have a series of meetings with government and opposition party…

Lime scooters make their debut in Athens

A quick, easy, economical and, above all, 'green' alternative for getting about Athens has been available for both locals and visitors from this week, when the electric Lime scooters made their debut in the Greek capital.