Seventy-two buildings were declared uninhabitable in Zakynthos after the recent earthquake that hit the island, according to the Ministry of Infrastructure.
A light aftershock measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale jolted again the residents of Zakynthos at 10:32 on Tuesday. Earlier in the day, a moderate quake (5.3 on the Richter scale) woke up the islanders.
An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale shook the island of Zakynthos on Tuesday. The tremor struck at 04:59 in the sea region of the Ionian Sea, 48 km west-southwest of Zakynthos and 294 km west of Athens.
Dozens of aftershocks have rattled the Ionian island of Zakynthos and regions further afield following a powerful earthquake on Friday morning.
Navagio Beach on the Ionian island of Zakynthos was reopened to the public on Saturday, after authorities introduced new safety rules for tourist boats to ensure the safety of visitors to the idyllic cove, with its high cliffs and iconic…
"Tsipras represents the past. He cannot speak about the optimistic future of Greece," main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Friday following Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' speech on the island of Syros.
Main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis is visiting the island of Zakynthos on Friday. He visited the Fire Brigade, the port authorities, the central police station as well as the Byzantine Museum.
Two forest fires were raging in Zakynthos late on Thursday in the areas of Macherado and Koiliomenos, but the nearby villages were not under threat, authorities said
A fire broke out at the village of Kalamaki in Zakynthos on Tuesday. According to eye witnesses, the fire consisted of two fronts and was being fanned by strong winds.
The Ambassador of Serbia to Greece Dusan Spasojevic visited the Ionian island of Zakynthos and held a series of meetings with local authorities and other agencies, according to an announcement on Tuesday.