It's the first time Documenta will open outside Germany. Athens is preparing to host the 14th edition of the modern art exhibition.
New attempts are being made to kick-start Greek bailout talks that have been delayed for months
Farmers from the Greek island of Crete have clashed with authorities in Athens over tax and pension reforms.
Greek ministers have been meeting experts from the EU and IMF discussing the economic reforms Athens must make to keep bailout funds flowing.
Transport workers in Athens have taken part in the first of three 24-hour strikes to object to legislation that would allow the transport organisation to make commercial use of…
Struggling Zalgiris Kaunas claimed a major scalp in the Euroleague regular season on Tuesday when they beat table-topping CSKA Moscow The defending champions from Russia were leading by seven points
A cold spell sweeping Greece reaches Athens, covering the capital city and its ancient monuments in snow, and causing temperatures to plunge.
Protesters fought running battles with Greek police on the eighth anniversary of the fatal shooting of teenager Alexis Grigoropoulos.
The US president touched on globalisation, Donald Trump, the NATO question and the compassion of the Greek people in his foreign farewell.
Anti-terror officers are investigating a suspected grenade attack on a security post outside the French embassy in central Athens.
The Greek government is to pass a law taxing owners of properties who rent them out to visitors via sites like Airbnb.
Eighty bodies have been unearthed in Athens necropolis, but the mysterious circumstances of their burial suggest a complex story
ATHENS 1896 The first modern Olympic Games was held in Athens. According to the International Olympic Committee, 14 countries took part although
The Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens is running a major exhibition of the Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei.
European football’s governing body UEFA will elect a new president to succeed disgraced Michel Platini on September 14, it was announced on…
Elliniko was the venue for the hockey and basketball fixtures during the 2004 Olympics. Now it is home to more than a thousand refugees.
The Greek capital saw a third day of rallies as the parliament prepared to vote on a series of reforms including tax hikes and pension cuts. Athens is hoping to push through the reforms required by th
Eurozone finance ministers say there has been progress on a deal between Greece and its lenders but there is still some way to go.
Greece and the troika of international lenders are moving closer to a deal on a review of bailout reforms, which could free up more aid to help the cash strapped country.
‘Links’ is Greek choreographer Andonis Foniadakis’ latest dance project. It’s currently on at the Greek National Opera, where Foniadakis takes over
And they keep on coming. Despite the closure at the country’s northern border, refugees continue to flood into Greece. At least 2,000 more arrived
Thousands of Greek farmers protested against controversial pension reform plans on Saturday (February 13). Many spent Friday night camped out in
Youths clashed with police in Athens on Thursday, throwing fire bombs and stones as tens of thousands of people marched through the capital
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US secretary of state is visiting the Athens. John Kerry met with the Greek foreign minister to discuss security after last month’s Paris attacks
A Greek newspaper is reporting that Athens and its international lenders have agreed a new set of measures the country must approve by next months to