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‘There’s Money!’ Former PM George Papandreou Stands By His 2008 Pre-Election Statement

Former Greek socialist PASOK prime minister George Papandreou was interviewed by Nikos Hadjinikolaou on radio show, Realfm 97.8. Speaking about his election campaign while...

Andreas Papandreou Unites 20 Years After His Death: Tsipras-George Papandreou Together [pictures]

The country's political leadership gathered together for the opening of the exhibition, titled "Andreas G. Papandreou, 1919-1996: Personal and Political Journey" at the Hellenic...

PM Tsipras Meets Party Leaders to Discuss Changes to Constitution, Election Law

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras held a round of meetings with opposition party leaders on Thursday to hear their views. Amid the meetings, he wrote...

Twenty Years Since the Death of Andreas Papandreou, the Man Who Changed Greek Politics

It's been 20 years since the death of Andreas Papandreou, the former prime minister of Greece and PASOK founder, and for many, the man...

Now We Can Focus on the ‘Great Enemy’ – Greek Govt spokesperson Olga Gerovasili

The old political system, represented by main opposition party, New Democracy and its former coalition partner PASOK, were unable to accept not being in...

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...