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Greece arrests three Turkish citizens for "terrorism"

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 17:41

Three Turkish citizens have been arrested in Athens on suspicion of belonging to a "terrorist" group, Greek authorities said on Saturday.

Undersea quake in southeastern Aegean, none hurt

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 15:10

An undersea earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale hit near the southeastern Aegean island of Karpathos today, the Athens Observatory said.

IMF frees USD 4.6 billion in aid for Greece

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 03:47

The International Monetary Fund released USD 4.6 billion in aid to Greece today, after a yearlong delay to ensure Athens was meeting targets set by bailout lenders.

Anti-austerity Greek radicals ahead in Athens local election: Exit polls

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 00:38

Greece`s radical leftist party Syriza, which opposes the government`s austerity policies, was leading in the Athens area, exit polls of the first round of local elections showed on Sunday.

Olympian Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore defeats CP Joshi in Jaipur Rural

Last Updated: Friday, May 16, 2014, 13:46

Olympian Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore defeats CP Joshi in Jaipur Rural

Greece to end exile on bond markets as thousands protest

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 11:23

Greece announced on Wednesday its return to the debt markets after a four-year absence on the same day as protestors launched the first anti-austerity strike of the year, crippling key services across the country.

Greek MPs adopt controversial bill tied to EU-IMF loans

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 04:42

Greece`s Parliament narrowly approved an omnibus bill of reforms tied to the country`s next tranche of EU-IMF loans, the Parliament Speaker said.

Greek prison hospital inmates on hunger strike

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 04:53

Inmates of Greece`s only prison hospital said they were on hunger strike and were refusing medication to protest severely overcrowded conditions they say are leading to the spread of disease.

Athens mayoral candidate says he is HIV positive

Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 03:27

One of Greece`s best-known proponents of gay rights, who is running for mayor of Athens, on Sunday said he is HIV positive in a taboo-breaking move.

4.6 magnitude quake hits Greek island

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 17:55

A strong earthquake of 4.6 magnitude has hit the western Greek island of Kephalonia.

4.6 magnitude quake hits Greek island

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 17:55

A strong earthquake of 4.6 magnitude has hit the western Greek island of Kephalonia.

Protesters torch Greek motorway toll booth over price hike

Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 07:49

A group of 500 anti-government demonstrators has set fire to a toll booth on a motorway east of Athens to protest a near-tripling of prices, Greek police said.