Greece


Greek coronavirus lockdown | US emergency stations: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2020-03-23 06:59

Greece imposes lockdown after coronavirus infections jump | Trump orders emergency medical stations for coronavirus hot spots; here are the top world news videos. WATCH.

Child, 6, dies in Greek migrant camp fire

2020-03-16 20:16

A six-year-old child has died in a fire at a badly overcrowded migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, officials say.

Trump talks coronavirus | WHO warns world: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2020-03-06 09:05

Donald Trump talks coronavirus at Q&A session | 'This is not a drill,' WHO director warns; here are the top world news videos. WATCH.

Greece 'wants a say' in Libya peace process - PM

2019-12-29 21:57

Greece wants to be included in UN-sponsored talks in January on the Libya conflict, says Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis as tensions escalate with neighbours Turkey over the issue.

Greek cops arrest 3, seize arms cache in 'anti-terrorist' raid

2019-11-09 17:26

Greek police say they have arrested three people and seized an arms cache in an ongoing anti-terrorist operation officials likened to high profile arrests of Revolutionary Struggle group members in 2010.

First Neanderthal activity found on Greek island - study

2019-10-18 09:14

Scientists have for the first time found evidence of Neanderthals on the Greek island of Naxos, pushing back human activity in the Aegean by thousands of years, a new study shows.

Happy ending in Thomas Cook namesake's Greek wedding plans

2019-09-26 17:43

A British tourist named Thomas Cook has saved his wedding day in Greece after it was nearly scuppered by the collapse of the travel giant bearing his name earlier this week, state news agency ANA reports.

Climate protests | Greek migrants evicted: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-09-20 07:08

Fridays for Future: Climate protest in Thailand | Greek police evict migrants from Athens squats; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

Firefighters contain major blaze near Athens

2019-08-12 19:30

Greek firefighters have brought under control a major forest fire that was threatening homes in the outskirts of Athens, officials said.

WATCH: Can Greece become EU's 'most business-friendly' country?

2019-07-16 16:31

In an exclusive interview with Euronews, Greece's new Minister for Growth and Investments, Adonis, Georgiadis, detailed some of the measures the government will take to turn the country into "the most business-friendly country of the European Union"

 

Woman with coronavirus gives birth to healthy baby

2020-03-20 06:06

A woman who tested positive for coronavirus gave birth to a healthy baby at an Athens hospital, it has been reported.

UNCOVERED: Greece's secret camp where migrants are captured, stripped and beaten

2020-03-11 21:29

Greece has been detaining migrants and refugees, and sending them to a secret centre just a few hundred metres from the border village of Poros, a New York Times investigation has revealed.

Greece elects first woman president

2020-01-22 14:07

Greece's parliament on Wednesday elected the first woman president in the country's history, a senior judge with an expertise in environmental and constitutional law.

Greece speeds up 'Golden Visa' scheme for Chinese investors

2019-11-10 15:12

Chinese investor Jiang Rungong, who moved to Greece three years ago, says he and his family could not be happier in their new home on the Athens coast.

WATCH | 41 migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Greece

2019-11-04 21:35

Forty-one migrants have been found alive in a refrigerated truck in northern Greece, say police, who arrested the driver.

EU approves scheme to reduce Greek bad loans

2019-10-13 07:52

The European Commission on Thursday approved a Greek scheme to reduce bad loans weighing down the country's banks, limiting new credit and holding back economic recovery.

Wedding misery for man named Thomas Cook as travel firm collapses

2019-09-23 17:37

A British man named Thomas Cook says he feared his dream wedding in Greece was ruined after the collapse of the holiday firm with the same name.

Hordes of dead fish pile up on drought-stricken Greek lake

2019-09-19 21:01

Thousands of fish washed up dead on the shores of Lake Koroneia in northern Greece as a result of high temperatures and declining water levels, authorities say.

SA animal welfare activist claims he was attacked while filming donkey 'abuse' in Greece

2019-07-17 06:01

Luke Barritt, a campaigner for international charity Network for Animals, says he was kicked, struck and threatened that he'd be thrown off a cliff after being spotted filming the abuse of donkeys on the Greek island of Santorini.

WATCH: Fierce storm kills seven in Greek tourist peninsula

2019-07-12 05:15

Seven people died and at least 23 were injured as a fierce storm ripped through beachfronts in one of Greece's top tourist areas, terrifying thousands of holidaymakers caught in the open, authorities said Thursday.

Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.