The Greek monthly magazine "Schedia" (The raft) has set up a series of tours about homelessness in Athens which will start on September 20 and be guided by former and current homeless people themselves.
Two caryatids (sculpted female figures) of exceptional artistic value were unearthed on Saturday during excavations by archaeologists in Ancient Amphipolis Kasta tomb, northern Greece, it was announced on Sunday, with specialists noting that the new findings further support the view that the monument is of major importance.
Migrant inflows at the Greek and European sea borders have dramatically increased, a phenomenon not only related to the increased economic migration but also to the increased refugee flows, Shipping Minister Miltiades said in a press conference on Thursday.
The hospital doctors' national union federation OENGE on Wednesday sent a solicitor's letter to the finance ministry's leadership, warning that it is considering legal action against the ministry over its failure to execute a Council of State ruling relating to a library benefit paid to doctors.
The members of the archaeological team on Kasta Hill in Ancient Amphipolis - under the guidance of chief archaeologist Katerina Peristeri - are working hard to protect the monument against possible damage from bad weather, a culture ministry announcement said on Tuesday.
UNICEF is to organise a big bazaar selling school supplies and small gifts in Syntagma metro station from Thursday to Saturday, lasting from 9:00-21:00 every day, to raise funds for its 2014 campaign to ensure that the maximum number of children have access to education.
"The government put on the table the name of Democratic Left (DIMAR) leader Fotis Kouvelis (as a President candidate) to check reactions and not because it believes in Kouvelis," main opposition SYRIZA parliamentary spokesman Panayiotis Kouroumblis said in an interview with ANA-MPA on Monday.
The Council of State with two decisions gave the green light to provide compensation to relatives of Yakovlev 42 which crashed into the Pieria mountain on December 19, 1997 and "Express Samina" ferryboat which sank in Paros, Cyclades, in September 2000.
Most of the earth around the two sphinxes found under an apse at the Kasta Tumulus in Amphipolis has been removed, the Culture ministry announced on Thursday, revealing the upper register of a marble lintel with frescoes under the base of the sphinxes.