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British-Cypriot MP Bambos Charalambous Re-elected in UK General Election

Bambos Charalambous, the only British Member of Parliament of Cypriot descent, was re-elected in Thursday's snap elections which were held in the United Kingdom. Charalambous managed to retain his seat representing his Enfield Southgate parliamentary constituency of Greater London. The Member...

Dr. Costas Vlassis Named New Greek Diaspora Minister

The important post of Deputy Foreign Minister responsible for Worldwide Hellenism and the Greek Diaspora is now held by Arcadia MP Dr. Costas Vlassis. The appointment was made public on Saturday evening. The 44-year old doctor graduated from the Medical...

Greek State Asks MPs to Return January Salary

The Greek State has asked Members of Parliament to return the January 2015 salary that they received in advance on December 27, 2014. The total amount that has been paid in advance must be returned within ten days and it...

Protests Outside the Cypriot Parliament Escalate

The protests held earlier on Monday by employees of the Cypriot Electricity Authority outside the Cypriot parliament escalated after the protestors broke the security zone around the parliamentary building, trying to get access to the inside. During the attack,...

Mistake Averts Political Storm between MEP Karas and SYRIZA

During a meeting held on Wednesday in a committee of the Greek Parliament between the vice president of the European parliament, MEP Othmar Karas, and Greek MP’s, a major political outbreak was prevented, as an intriguing part of the...

Everything But MPs Salaries is Falling Apart

The Parliament budget was 6,853,000 Euros less for the year 2014 than it was in 2013. This reduction is due to all the cuts from employee salaries, deductions in building leases, operating costs, etc., but of course.....not from the...

Greek Migrant Ashton a Top Canadian MP

Maclean's, Canada's most prestigious weekly current affairs magazine, ranks Member of Parliament Niki Ashton among the most active lawmakers of the year 2012, based on her effectiveness in serving her constituency. Ashton, who was elected as a New Democratic Member...