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Greek Parliament Rescinds Immunity for Former Minister Polakis

The Greek parliament on Wednesday voted to rescind the parliamentary immunity of former minister Pavlos Polakis, who has been accused of illegally recording a...

Eight Politicians Who Marked the Tsipras Era in Greece

Ever since the administration of Alexis Tsipras resigned and called for early elections, now scheduled for July 7, Greece's Syriza and New Democracy Parties...

PM Tsipras Defends Minister’s Outburst Against Wheelchair-Bound Opponent

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday defended his minister Pavlos Polakis, who had earlier launched a crude verbal attack on social media against an...

Greek Minister Accused of Illegally Recording Phone Call with Central Banker

Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras on Tuesday called for the intervention of judicial authorities over the recording of a telephone call with a...

Bank of Greece to Look at Minister Polakis’ Loan From Attica Bank

Yiannis Stournaras, the governor of the Bank of Greece, called a meeting on Monday between his bank's officials and those from Attica Bank. In question is...

EU Commissioner Blasts Greek Health Minister for Smoking in Public

EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety launched a verbal attack on Monday against  Greek deputy health minister Pavlos Polakis for smoking in public. Vytenis Andrikaitis, who...

Greek Judges Accuse Government of Endangering Rule of Law

Senior members of the Greek judiciary have strongly criticized the government for undermining rule of law. The prestigious Association of Judges and Prosecutors of Greece...

Greek Parliament Turns into an Arena as New Democracy-SYRIZA Battle over Health

New Democracy MPs and SYRIZA ministers on Wednesday turned the Greek Parliament into an arena, accusing each other of corruption and clientelism in the...

Greek Health Workers Build Wall at Health Ministry Entrance [video]

. Protesting public health system workers shut the entrance of the ministry of health premises by building a cement tile wall and posting a sign...

Cases Filed Against Varoufakis, Two Health Ministers Sent to Greek Parliament

Greek prosecutors on Thursday forwarded to parliament three case files against two current ministers and former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. The file against Varoufakis sent...

Greek Government Shows Flagrant Disrespect for Democracy and Justice System

The reaction to the Council of State decision that the television licensing bill was unconstitutional, exposed the Greek government's total disrespect for democratic institutions....

Council of State Rules in Favor of KEELPNO Board Members Forced to Resign

This past May, Greece's Alternative Health Minister Pavlos Polakis forced three members of the managing board of the Hellenic Center for Disease Control and...

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