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Former Greek PM: I Didn’t Want IMF in Bailout, Germany Did

Former Greek prime minister and leader of the Socialist Democrats Movement Giorgos Papandreou said he didn't want the International Monetary Fund in Greece's bailout...

Greek Poll: ND Eight Points Ahead of SYRIZA

A recent survey conducted by the University of Macedonia (PAMAK), revealed that New Democracy party (ND) has increased its lead over SYRIZA to eight...

Ruling Coalition Submits Proposal for Parliamentary Inquiry into Political Party, Media Loans

The ruling SYRIZA-ANEL coalition on Thursday tabled a proposal for a parliamentary examination committee to investigate the legality of bank loans given to political...

Greek Ministry of Culture Evicts Melina Mercouri Foundation

The Greek ministry of culture has decided to evict the Melina Mercouri Foundation from its building in Plaka, Athens, in order to house one of...

Greek MP Asks God’s Forgiveness for Voting for Same-Sex Civil Partnership

PASOK Member of Parliament Dimitris Konstantopoulos said he asked God to forgive him for voting in favor of the civil partnership for same-sex couples...

Hope Has Turned to Despair One Year After Syriza’s Historic Rise to Power

“Hope begins today” was the message that the current Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sent to the Greek people when his Coalition of the...

Greek Government Attacks Political Opposition Over Pension Reform Stance

A day following the leak of the Greek government's 170 page proposal to reform the Greek pension system,   Greek Government spokeswoman Olga Gerovasili...

Greek Pension Reform Proposal Leaked- Political Parties Reject to Endorse it

The Greek government's proposal on the anticipated reform of the pension system leaked on Monday, with most of the burden falling on incoming pensioners rather than...

Greek Gov’t Takes Series of Welfare Measures for 2016

The Greek government has passed a series of welfare measures claiming to help the most vulnerable groups in 2016 and tackle the migrant inflow. According...

New Poll Shows SYRIZA-New Democracy Popularity Waning in Greece

A new opinion poll shows that the popularity of the SYRIZA ruling party is waning, being only 1 percentage point ahead of New Democracy. New...

Greek Prime Minister Rejects National Unity Government, Sees Elections in 2019

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addressed his SYRIZA parliamentary group on Tuesday afternoon, issuing strong criticism against his political opposition and standing behind his...

Greek Prime Minister Questions Behavior of Political Opposition

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras criticized New Democracy and PASOK's stance during Saturday's political party leaders meeting, which failed to yield a common approach on social...