Greece on Monday said it would bring forward the first round of the presidential vote by several months to December 17 after getting a two-month extension from the eurogroup to its bailout programme.
Greece on Friday blasted as "provocative" an unprecedented decision by the British Museum to loan one of the Elgin Marbles -- Greek sculptures also known as the Parthenon Marbles that Athens has long demanded back -- to a top Russian museum.
Greece`s World Cup players have turned down their World Cup bonus and called for the money to be used to build a national training centre in the cash-strapped country, reports said Monday.
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras Sunday voiced confidence about the country`s exit from a painful four-year debt crisis, as the first round of local elections got underway.
A close aide of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras resigned Wednesday following a secretly taped discussion puportedly showing him casting doubt on an ongoing probe into neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn.
The killing of an anti-fascist activist by a man owing allegiance to the far-right Golden Dawn party has created a huge furore in Greece.
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Wednesday was caught swearing on camera as he fumbled a long-awaited announcement on tax relief.
Greece`s prime minister faces protests this week over a bill that must pass for the country to receive a fresh tranche of EU-IMF aid.
State-run television channels in Greece remained off-air on Tuesday as the government scrambled to deal with a storm of protest over its decision to shut down public broadcaster ERT.
Prime Minister Antonis Samaras renewed a proposal to reopen state broadcaster ERT until a government initiative to form a new one is approved by Parliament.
Clashes broke out in Greece ahead of a crucial vote on a government austerity bill in Parliament.
In an interview, New Democracy legislator Nikos Stavrogiannis says he cannot vote for measures that hurt the poorest families.
Greece`s Army Chief of staff has resigned hours before a top government meeting on military policy, citing reasons of "ethics and dignity."
Greece`s new coalition government led by Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has won a vote of confidence in parliament.
Yannis Stournaras is to hold his first meeting with Greece`s international debt inspectors from the ECB, EC and IMF.
Obama called on Samaras and expressed his strong support for Greece while noting the continued solidarity between the American and Greek people.
The new Cabinet comprises three parties -- the conservative New Democracy, Pasok and the Democratic Party of the Left.
Pro-bailout, conservative New Democracy party leader, Antonis Samaras, was sworn in on Wednesday as prime minister of debt-crippled Greece.
The official talks to form a coalition government by Antonis Samaras, the leader of the New Democracy party, which narrowly won Greece`s election failed.
Greece`s centre-right, pro-bailout New Democracy party has won the Parliamentary Elections.
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