Amnesty International and Save the Children speak out after five people, aged between 12 and 16, are allegedly detained and forced to strip naked by Greek police
Nine-year-old child among the dead
Athens is too often overlooked in favour of the Greek islands, but with its fabulous August festival and proximity to the newly hot Peloponnese peninsula, it's time to take notice
Many previous venues have not been used after hosting the events they were built for
From adults-only beach retreats to a hip new address in the capital
Device created 2,000 years ago has been analysed using x-ray technology
Migrants from Syria and Afghanistan becoming sex workers in Athens' red light district
A group of passengers reportedly accused two people from East Jerusalem of being 'terrorists' in Athens
A visit to the Greek capital is a chance to relive the Classical past –and to enjoy the city's more contemporary attractions, says Adrian Mourby
Athens plays centre stage to a worrying political development
An act of sportsmanship by Greece coach Fernando Santos and team director Takis Fyssas saved Romania from the possibility of a forfeited 3-0 defeat in the first leg of their World Cup play-off last week, they have claimed.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 struck west of the Greek island of Crete, with early reports citing minor damage.
Supporter’s killing of rapper last week has prompted protests across the country
Golden Dawn party denies a part in the murder of anti-fascist campaigner
Man admits to killing leftist hip-hop artist in the name of far-right party Golden Dawn
Greece has unlocked access to nearly €7 billion in European aid by sacking 25,000 public sector workers, in a move which has sparked a new surge of anti-austerity protests outside parliament.