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Minister Warns that Greece's Power Grid is at "Breaking Point"

The Minister for Environment and Energy, Kostis Hatzidakis, mentioned this morning to SKAI, that the electrification system in Greece is facing big problems. The power system in the country is at its limit. "If there is a blackout, there is...

Convicted Former Minister Tsochatzopoulos to Return to Prison

Former Defense Minister Akis Tsochatzopoulos will have to return to jail, according to a court decision published on Monday. The former Minister of consecutive PASOK governments, who was granted early release from prison in 2017, will have to return as...

Former Greek Minister Sentenced For Usury

Former Greek minister Yiannis Anthopoulos and three other defendants were sentenced to 15-year suspended jail sentences on Wednesday for the crime of loan-sharking. The crime took place in the northeastern Greek city of Kavala. Anthopoulos was a member of the...

The 8 New Faces of the Greek Government: Tsipras Reshuffles Cabinet

Greece's SYRIZA-ANEL coalition government announced a cabinet reshuffle on Friday, changing faces at eight key posts. The mini-reshuffle came after thirty-eight SYRIZA lawmakers did not support Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' proposed bailout deal in the Greek Parliament vote on Wednesday. Tsipras accused his MPs,  among them three ministers who voted...