Europe

'Swimming with dead bodies': A year on, Greeks haunted by inferno

On anniversary of Greece's worst natural disaster, Mati residents express frustration with pace of recovery.

'Swimming with dead bodies': A year on, Greeks haunted by inferno

AJ Impact

Big tax cuts for Greeks after government wins vote of confidence

Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Greece's new centre-right prime minister, earns parliamentary backing for plan to end austerity.

Big tax cuts for Greeks after government wins vote of confidence

Europe

Strong earthquake rattles Greece's capital Athens

No serious injuries reported as 5.1 magnitude tremor causes people to run out of buildings and disrupts communication.

Strong earthquake rattles Greece's capital Athens

Europe

Greece: Freak storm kills tourists, including children

Dozens more were injured when tornadoes and hailstorms hit Halkidiki region, popular with tourists.

Six tourists killed as severe weather hits northern Greece

History

Recovered chunk of skull is 'oldest human fossil outside Africa'

If verified, the new analysis may prove that Homo sapiens began leaving Africa much earlier than previously thought.

Recovered chunk of skull is 'oldest human fossil outside Africa'

Europe

How family and politics shaped Greece's Mitsotakis

The centre-right leader could mark a change in Greece's political culture after a decade of austerity measures.

How family and politics shaped new Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Greece

New era as Mitsotakis is sworn in as Greece's new PM

Centre-right New Democracy led by Kyriakos Mitsotakis beats leftist Syriza with pledges to lower taxes and create jobs.

AJ Impact

Second Turkish drillship arrives off Cyprus amid 'grave concern'

Another vessel anchors in Cypriot territorial waters, where Nicosia claims Ankara has no right to extract oil and gas.

Second Turkish drillship arrives off Cyprus amid 'grave concern'

Europe

Neo-fascist Golden Dawn party crashes out of Greek parliament

Far-right party fails to pass three percent threshold in national election following years in legislature.

Neo-fascist Golden Dawn party crashes out of Greek parliament

Inside Story

Is it the end of populism in Greece?

Early results from Sunday's snap election showed the ND party was tipped to win.

Greece

PM Tsipras concedes defeat in Greece election

Centre-right New Democracy party projected to win the parliamentary election with about 40 percent of the vote.

Europe

Conservatives beat Tsipras in Greece vote: exit polls

Centre-right New Democracy party is projected to win the parliamentary election with about 40 percent of the vote.

Greece election: Conservatives defeat Tsipras, exit polls suggest

Cyprus

Turkey: Second ship to begin drilling in eastern Mediterranean

Energy minister says ship is doing final tests before it starts work, days after the EU called Ankara's actions illegal.

Turkey: Second ship to begin drilling in eastern Mediterranean

Greece

Greek conservatives tipped to beat Syriza in snap polls

Opinion polls show opposition leading against left-wing Syriza and winning an absolute majority in 300-seat parliament.

Conservative New Democracy poised for victory in Greece election

Europe

Greece Election: Conservatives hope to defeat left

President Mitsotakis promises to lower business tax by 20 percent, and social security contributions by 15 percent.

Greece Election: Conservatives hope to defeat left