Justice minister denounces violence at Golden Dawn trial

In a statement on Wednesday, Justice Minister Stavros Kontonis appeared to question the police in connection to the clashes on Tuesday at the trial of Golden Dawn members accused of being involved in the murder of rapper Pavlos Fyssas.

Fights broke out between Golden Dawn supporters and anarchists in the courtroom.

Uproar over presence of former basketball player Steve Yiatzoglou at Golden Dawn function (video)

Former Olympiakos basketball player Steve Yiatzoglou has caused great fury after his controversial statements at an event organised by extreme-right party Golden Dawn (GD). Yiatzoglou characterised the murder of Greek rapper Pavlos Fyssas by members of Golden Dawn ‘an unfortunate moment’.

ND's Georgiadis, Tzavaras take legal action against deputy health minister

New Democracy Vice President Adonis Georgiadis (photo) and conservative MP Costas Tzavaras are taking lead action against Deputy Health Minister Pavlos Polakis and ministry aides in connection to a list of appointees at the Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention, KEELPNO.

Alternate health minister asks KEELPNO board to step down

Alternate Health Minister Pavlos Polakis asked the members of the board of directors of the Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) to resign late on Wednesday. The alternate minister took to his Facebook account to announce the appointment of a new boad in the near future.

Stuff+ | Athens | May 19-June 18

The Hellenic American Union is hosting "Stuff+" a group show running from May 19 to June 18. Curated by Louisa Karapidaki, the exhibition brings together Greek and foreign artists whose creative efforts aim to redefine traces of everyday wear and transform the images of accumulated erosion into art.

Thessaloniki organizes Christmas village with food donation as entry fee

A Christmas event will take place on December 19 and 20 at Meteora neighborhood in Thessaloniki sponsored by Municipality of Pavlos Melas.

Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy a complete Christmas spectacle without any cost except for donating dry and canned foods to the basket of social solidarity.

GD leader: We assume “political responsibility” for rapper’s slaying

Ultra-nationalist Golden Dawn leader Nikos Mihaloliakos inserted a distinctly darker tone to the ongoing pre-election period in the country on Thursday by saying his party assumes the “political responsibility” for the stabbing death of an anti-fascist rapper  almost two years ago to the day.