Clashes Erupt at Rail Disaster Rally in Athens
Police and demonstrators clashed in Athens on Sunday during a rally in Syntagma Square over the deadly rail disaster at Tempi last week that killed at least 57 people. Some demonstrators set fire to rubbish bins and threw petrol bombs....
Why Your Old Video Games Might be Worth Millions of Dollars
If you are a child of the 1980s or 1970s, you may have grown up with a Nintendo Entertainment System, commonly known by its abbreviation NES. The video game console was a landmark development in the fledgling years of gaming...
Greek Workers Commemorate Labor Day with Rallies
Labor Day rallies took place across Greece, organised by trade unions and demanding better wages, work and life conditions.
Ukraine’s Embassy in Greece Condemns Pro-Russia Rally in Athens
Ukraine's Embassy in Greece condemned a pro-Russia rally that took place in Athens on Sunday saying that holding such an event while Russian troops and mercenaries destroy Ukrainian cities and kill Ukrainian people is "plain unacceptable." Hundreds of demonstrators many...
Athens Stock Exchange Reaches Levels Unseen Since 2014
The rally at the Athens Stock Exchange (ATHEX) which began at the end of 2021 reached a peak earlier this week when the index climbed to levels unseen since 2014. The last time the main index stood above 950 points...
Thousands Protest Against Mandatory Vaccination in Greece
Thousands of anti-vaxxers rallied in Greece against a package of coronavirus rules that ramp up the pressure on the public to get vaccinated.
Greek PM Mitsotakis Decries Influence of Social Media After Police Videos
Greek Prime Minister Mitsotakis decried the influence of social media, especially with the youth, saying it was “bad for our democracy.”
Greece's Acropolis Rally Returns to the World Rally Championship
The historic ''Acropolis Rally,'' Greece's most important rally competition, will very soon return to the World Rally Championship (WRC), after years of absence. The details of the Greek return were determined in a memorandum signed by Lefteris Avgenakis, Greece's Minister...
Demonstrators Defy Rally Ban, Clash with Police in Central Athens
Hundreds of demonstrators defied a ban on demonstrations and gathered on two separate locations in central Athens on Tuesday to mark the anniversary of the Polytechnic student uprising. Despite warnings that the rallies would be unlawful as the country tries...
Greek Armenians Hold Rally in Athens: "We are Like Brothers and Sisters"
By Sean Mathews A large demonstration was held in Athens’ Syntagma Square on Wednesday by members of the Greek Armenian community in a show of solidarity with Armenia. The country is currently fighting the fourth day of an escalating war...