Northern Ireland stun Greece as historic Euro bid gathers momentum
Northern Ireland stun Greece as historic Euro bid gathers momentum

Northern Ireland’s fairytale start to Euro 2016 qualifying continued in sensational style on Tuesday as Michael O`Neill`s side stunned former champions Greece 2-0 at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium in Athens.

Greece must see `viable` bailout exit: Dijsselbloem

Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Monday said Greece must achieve a "viable and credible" bailout exit after four years of EU-IMF rescue programmes and a deep economic crisis.

Amal Clooney in Athens on mission for return of Elgin Marbles

Newlywed lawyer Amal Alamuddin Clooney arrived in Athens on Monday to advise the Greek government on Britain`s possible restitution of the Elgin Marbles to Greece.

Large mosaic in ancient tomb uncovered in Greece

Archeologists digging through a vast ancient tomb in Amphipolis in northern Greece have uncovered a floor mosaic that covers the whole area of a room seen as the antechamber to the main burial ground.

Ancient Greek shipwreck reveals treasure trove

 An international team of divers and archaeologists has retrieved stunning new finds from an ancient Greek ship that sank more than 2,000 years ago off the remote Greek island of Antikythera.

Four dead, 23 injured in highway pileup in Greece

Greek authorities say four people have been killed and at least 23 injured when a truck caused a pileup on the Egnatia Highway in northern Greece.

Greek coast guard intercepts 237 illegal migrants

A total of 237 undocumented migrants and three human traffickers were intercepted in the eastern Aegean Sea islands, the Greek coast guard said.

Greek man 'hoarded thousand coins of historical significance'

An elderly Greek man was arrested for illegally obtaining a host of antiquities including more than a thousand coins of historical significance, police said on Monday.

Kelly Brook to spend 300,000 pounds on yacht?
Kelly Brook to spend 300,000 pounds on yacht?

Actress-model Kelly Brook, who is getting married to David McIntosh, is reportedly planning to shell out 300,000 pounds per week on a yacht for honeymoon in Greece.

Portugal name Fernando Santos as new coach
Portugal name Fernando Santos as new coach

Fernando Santos was on Tuesday named as the new coach of Portugal, succeeding Portuguese compatriot Paulo Bento.

Kelly Brook to wed in Greece?
Kelly Brook to wed in Greece?

Model-actress Kelly Brook is reportedly considering getting married in Greece.

Lady Gaga promotes new album on Athens's streets
Lady Gaga promotes new album on Athens's streets

Pop star Lady Gaga stepped out in a revealing leather bikini and a jacket to pull off a promotional stunt for her new album here.

Militants were trained as pilots in Athens? Greek Police denies

 Greek police has dismissed a media report that militants were trained in Athens as pilots.

Greeks remember rapper whose murder sparked neo-Nazi probe

 Greek anti-fascist groups are holding street events this week in memory of a leftist rapper whose murder sparked a crackdown on the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party.

Ancient Greek tomb dig finds marble statues

Archaeologists slowly digging through a huge 2,300-year-old tomb in northern Greece have uncovered two life-sized marble female statues flanking the entrance to one of three underground chambers.

Claudio Ranieri suffers defeat behind closed doors for Greece
Claudio Ranieri suffers defeat behind closed doors for Greece

Claudio Ranieri suffered defeat in his first competitive match in charge of Greece as 10-man Romania overcame the Italian`s team 1-0 in their Euro 2016 Group F qualifying opener in Athens on Sunday.

Greece tomb may be linked to Alexander the Great

Archaeologists excavating a burial mound in northern Greece have found two marble sculptures of female figures and a large, colored marble panel in what appears to be the antechamber of the main room.

Avram Papadopoulos blames Olympiakos exit on sour relation with coach
Avram Papadopoulos blames Olympiakos exit on sour relation with coach

Greece defender Avraam Papadopoulos has said his soured relationship with Olympiakos Piraeus coach Michel was the reason for his departure from the Greek champions.

Grateful Saviola thanks Olympiakos, joins Verona
Grateful Saviola thanks Olympiakos, joins Verona

Former Argentina international Javier Saviola has thanked Greek champions Olympiakos for the "beautiful moments" during his season-long stint in Greece as he left the club to join Serie A outfit Verona.

Claudio Ranieri forced into another change for Euro qualifier
Claudio Ranieri forced into another change for Euro qualifier

New Greece coach Claudio Ranieri on Sunday made his third change from the original 24-man squad for the first Euro 2016 qualifier against Romania at home on September 7.