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Varoufakis Offers a New ‘Mera’ as he Reveals Name of Greek Party

Former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has revealed that the new political party he is forming in Greece will be called MeRA25. Making the announcement on...

Yanis Varoufakis to Launch New Party in March

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has announced his intention to create a new political party. In a tweet on Thursday marking the third anniversary...

Varoufakis Reveals Outburst Against ‘Stupid’ Tsipras

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has revealed he accused Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of being “totally stupid” in accepting a demand by Greece’s...

Varoufakis Suing ECB for Refusing to Help Greek Banks During Crisis

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, and a German parliamentarian, are suing the European Central Bank, so as to gain access to a document...

Varoufakis: ‘I Never Threatened with a Grexit’

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis reiterated that he had never threatened creditors with a Grexit; and announced his decision to run in the European...

Yanis Varoufakis Challenges Wolfgang Schaeuble: “Prove Me Wrong”

Former Greek Finance minister Yanis Varoufakis is notorious for challenging EU officials over the Greek bailout programme and Wolfgang Schaeuble's interview on Skai TV...

Yanis Varoufakis Warns Euro Will Fail and Will Bring EU Down With it

Appearing on the TV program BBC This Week, former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis launched a savage attack on the EU, claiming it is...

Yanis Varoufakis Denies Consideration of Candidacy in German Euro Elections

Former Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis dismissed reports in the Greek media that he will stand as a candidate in Germany for the European elections...

Director Costa-Gavras to Take Varoufakis Book to Big Screen

Acclaimed director Costa-Gavras expressed his wish to make a film out of Yanis Varoufakis' book "Undefeated Losers", that was presented on Monday in Athens. The...

Varoufakis Reveals Official Phone Calls Recorded by his Wife

Yanis Varoufakis revealed that his wife Danae Stratou was recording his discussions over the phone at the time when he was negotiating with Greece’s...

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...

Eurogroup Chief Arrives in Greece for First Time after Enigmatic Handshake with Varoufakis

Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem is to arrive in Greece on Monday for talks with Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos as a prelude to the third...

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