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Political Leaders Meeting On Loan Deal Begins

A crucial meeting between Greece's political leaders on terms demanded by international creditors in exchange for further financial assistance started Sunday in Athens. Leaders from...

Political Leaders Hold Off Talks Until Sunday

A meeting of Greek political leaders has been postponed for Sunday as there is still no agreement with the country's creditors over painful new...

Greece Debt Reduction Deal Nears, but Second Needed

ATHENS – Just as Greece is seeking a second bailout to keep its economy from failing and defaulting on its loans under the weight...

Greece’s Archbishop Says Austerity Is Killing the Country

ATHENS – After two years of mostly staying silent as Greece has imposed waves of pay cuts, tax hikes, slashed pensions, and 150,000 layoffs...

Will Greece Have Pheidippides’ Fate?

For around three decades Greeks got to live the European dream, which combines high living standards with high standards of social welfare. But it...

Using The Property Tax To Live the Greek Dream

For the past two years crisis-hit Greek citizens have seen their lives ruined as measure after measure is being passed in return for IMF...

German Professor To Spiegel: “If Greek Mood Turns, Issue of Old WWII Reparations Could...

German Professor of Economic History at the London School of Economics Albrecht Ritschl gave an interview to German Spiegel explaining why the Greek debt...

Lucas Papademos Wins Backing of Political Party Leaders to Pursue Troika Talks

Greece's prime minister and the leaders of the three parties backing his coalition government have concluded a nearly three-hour meeting discussing the country's negotiations...

Is 2012 The Year Cretans Decide If They Want Out (from Greece)?

“Since Greece is such a geographically fragmented nation, do you think there is any movement for independence from any of the larger islands such...

New Troika Demands: Firings, Pay Cuts, Slashed Health and Defense Spending

ATHENS – There just seems to be no good news for Greeks these days. Even as a coalition government led by former European Central...

Merkel Now Doubts That Greece Can Be Saved

ATHENS – After backing Greece to the hilt for nearly two years, and additionally ensuring the support of her country, which contributes the most...

Greek Filmmaker Theo Angelopoulos Dies after Motorcycle Accident

Internationally recognized Greek filmmaker and producer Theodoros Angelopoulos died on Tuesday night after he was seriously injured by a passing motorcycle in the area...

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