Category: politics


Alternate Minister for Social Solidarity resigns over revelations she took 23,000 euros in rent subsidies

Alternate Minister for Social Solidarity Rania Antonopoulou resigned on Monday afternoon following revelations that she received 23,000 euros in state rent subsidies for an apartment in the chic Athens neighborhood of Kolonaki. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras thanked Antonopoulou for “three years of signficant contribution” to the government. Sources close to the premier subsequently said that […]

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Novartis case file presented in Parliament as probe continues

The file on Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis that concerns allegations of corruption and bribery and is currently being investigated by prosecutors will not be made public but party representatives and other interested parties will be able to read the file in a designated space in parliament, the House’s vice-president Tasia Christodoulopoulou said on Tuesday, as […]

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