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Greek lawmakers pass 2014 budget that forecasts return to growth
Greek lawmakers passed the government's 2014 budget, which forecasts a return to growth after six consecutive years of deep recession, early Sunday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Greece sees return to financial markets next year
Greece will start borrowing on financial markets again in the second half of 2014, the country's deputy Finance Minister Christos Staikouras has said.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
ND and Syriza share lead in opinion polls
Two opinion polls published on Saturday underlined how finely balanced Greek politics is at the moment, as one survey showed SYRIZA ahead, while the other gave a narrow lead to New Democracy.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Rift in coalition over civil union rights for same-sex couples
A new rift appeared in the ruling coalition on Wednesday following discussions by officials from the two parties about the possibility of extending legislation allowing unmarried couples to have their partnership legally recognized to same-sex couples.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Alexis Tsipras: As Greek, I'm proud to lead Europe's Left
Syriza, or Coalition of the Radical Left, is the second largest party in Greece and the main opposition force.
A party adrift
At the last general elections in the summer of 2012, Democratic Left played a crucial role, as votes were cast in its favor by citizens who were not convinced by New Democracy, PASOK or the populist approach of leftist SYRIZA.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
New Democracy is proving unable to shoulder the weight of PASOK. Evangelos Venizelos, the leader of the once-dominant Socialist party established by the late Andreas Papandreou, appears nervous and confused.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Greek government's anti-democratic policies
In the early morning hours of November 17, 1973 soldiers of the Greek military junta , supported by NATO , stormed the Technical University of Athens .
Mon Nov 18, 2013
PASOK, ND accuse Tsipras of encouraging 'apostasy' among coalition MPs
SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras has come under fire from New Democracy and PASOK for suggesting that coalition MPs who are disgruntled with current policy should A'abandon the governmentA'.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Lawmakers debated leftist SYRIZAA's censure motion against the New Democracy and PASOK coalition government for three days.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
ND deputy reveals reason behind censure motion absence
New Democracy MP Nikitas Kaklamanis has revealed the reason behind his absence at last SundayA's censure motion which saw the coalition government maintain its majority in Parliament with 154 deputies.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Split political personality disorder
If the 153 votes of confidence that the government received on Sunday night were cast with confidence, it would have allowed those who cast them some sense of certainty about the next few months.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Society is the ultimate censor
The main opposition partyA's censure motion for a vote of no-confidence by the Greek Parliament in the government is something of a rare occurrence in the post-dictatorship era in Greece and while it sounds very serious indeed it really is not.