Goodbye Greece: The Incredible Story of a Turkish Tourist who Allegedly Got Banned

An incredible story concerning a tourist from Turkey, the Greek islands, and a disputed rule concerning entry to Greece with a passport stamped by...

Flashback to 1974: The Day New Democracy was Born (video)

On October 4, 1974 Konstantinos Karamanlis founded New Democracy (ND). The founding declaration was signed by himself alone. The party that triumphed with 54.37% and...

Greece Appoints New CEO in Privatization Agency

Greece has appointed Riccardo Lambiris as the new chief executive officer of its privatization agency, the Hellenic Corporation of Assets and Participations (HCAP), on Tuesday. The...

Turbulence within Syriza as Tsipras Supports Defense Minister’s Actions

Recent revelations that Defense Minister Panos Kammenos gambled in a London casino charging the Greek State, has generated turbulence in Syriza, with many MPs...

Cypriot Communist AKEL party Denounces Greek Jets Overfly in Cyprus Independence Parade

Cypriot main opposition, communist AKEL party, has accused President Nicos Anastasiades of militarising the Cyprus problem in the run up to the presidential elections,...

Eurogroup Chief Recommends Elections to be Held in 2019

Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem in an interview with the Sunday edition of Kathimerini newspaper said that "we must conclude the programme together to ensure...

Split within SYRIZA over Hellinikon Investment Widens

Prominent politicians within SYRIZA are expressing serious concerns or outright opposition to the planned investment of Hellinikon, contradicting official government policy. Last week, Alexis Tsipras...

Greek PM Tsipras Calls for a ‘European IMF’ at EU Summit

Alexis Tsipras said that many EU leaders recognize the need for Europe to create its own institutions to deal with problems, instead of relying...

Varoufakis Causes a Stir with T-Shirt Message to Wolfgang Schäuble

Yanis Varoufakis stole the limelight during a speech at Patras on Wednesday night when he wore a t-shirt depicting a man on a wheelchair...

Mikis Theodorakis: SYRIZA Government ‘Most Right-Wing in Modern Greek History’

Greek songwriter and composer Mikis Theodorakis launched a scathing attack at the SYRIZA-Independent Greeks government, claiming that it is the most right-wing administration in Greece...

Schaeuble to Leave German FinMin: Not Necessarily Good News for Greece

Germany's pro-austerity Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble is ready to quit his job and become head of the lower house of parliament, the Bundestag, a...

Independent Greeks Now in Favor of Gender Reassignment

While initially being totally against gender reassignment, junior coalition partners Independent Greeks (ANEL) will now vote in favor of the bill. The bill says that...

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