Latest Kathimerini Stories

2009-08-19 14:35:46

A group of pilots in Greece on Wednesday urged for the banning of laser pens during landings, citing an increased threat of momentary blindness during landing.

2008-10-29 21:00:12

The director of the Dora Stratou Theater says its dance company, caught up in a land ownership dispute, may be evicted from its home in Athens, Greece. The theater is where a touring troupe of well-known traditional Greek dancers is based.

2008-08-29 15:00:30

The last member of a protected brown bear species living on Greece's Mount Olympus appears to have been killed, conservationists say.

2008-07-15 15:00:28

Greek authorities have banned bathing in areas of the eastern province of Attica after tests revealed arsenic in the water.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.