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New Wave of Strikes Paralyzes Athens

Private sector union GSEE called for an Athens-wide, 48-hour strike that will start Tuesday, January 17, and end Wednesday, January 18. The broader region of Attica will once again be paralyzed as public transportation employees will walk off their job...

Ashton Kutcher is (crazy) Partying in Athens

It doesn’t look like his split from wife Demi Moore is getting Ashton Kutcher down. TheTwo and a Half Men star  has been partying like crazy  for the past week in Athens  with actress Lorene Scafaria .  Ashton and Lorene went to one of Athen's...

Ashton Kutcher In Athens to Welcome 2012 and Party like a Greek!

Most Hollywood stars visit Greece during the summer but Ashton Kutcher broke the tradition of Hollywood summer holidays in Greece by visiting Athens in the heart of winter. Kutcher and his new gal pal Lorene Scafaria were spotted in nightclubs in...

Albanian Man Arrested For Impersonating a Police Officer

A 22-year-old Albanian was arrested on Tuesday for impersonating a police officer, while the police are still searching for his Albanian accomplice. According to the police, the two men set up a police siren in their car, pretending to be...

Iran's 3rd Traditional Carpet Exhibition in Athens

Hand-woven Persian rugs have attracted visitors at Iran's third traditional carpet exhibition held in the Greek capital, Athens, says a report. In the inaugural ceremony convened by Iranian Ambassador to Greece Mehdi Honardoost, Iran's cultural attaché in Athens Mohammad-Reza Pakravan...

Austrian Newspaper Features ‘Athens, the City of Ancient Gods’

The Austrian Newspaper 'Kleine Zeitung' features the city of Athens in its recent publication, emphasizing that both Greece and Athens attract magically those who are interested in history, something that is more than expected. The newspaper refers to the multidimensional...

Famous German Dj to Perform in Athens

The eminent German Dj and producer  The Timewriter is going to perform at Mamacas venue in Athens. The Timewriter is respected as one of the top producers within the international House scene. His trademark style can be characterised by...

50 Years of Greek-Korean Friendship Sealed

Greece and the Republic of South Korea celebrated on Friday, November 11 the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries. For the occasion, two Korean warships have docked at the port of Piraeus and will remain there...

Diesel Engine Vehicles Now Permitted to Circulate Athens and Thessaloniki

While everyone was interested in the political developments of the past 2 hours, the Ministry of Environment passed a new bill in Parliament concerning the lift of the circulation ban for diesel engine vehicles in the city of Athens...

Two Weeks for Athens Region to Clean Up Garbage After Strike

Garbage collectors may take as long as two weeks to collect 120,000 tonnes of trash in the Attica region, which includes Athens, after a three-week strike by city workers, Ta Nea said, without citing anyone. Garbage collectors are expected to...