MPs from Greece’s far-right party say cases against them are ‘built on rumours’
Greek police have arrested Nikolaos Mihaloliakos, the far right leader Golden Dawn party today on charges of founding a criminal organisation, police officials announced.
Supporter’s killing of rapper last week has prompted protests across the country
Golden Dawn party denies a part in the murder of anti-fascist campaigner
An attempt by the far-right Golden Dawn party to hand-out food to Greeks only in Athens, in defiance of a municipal ban, degenerated with the city’s mayor saying a party member tried to punch him and draw a gun. The punch missed its target, landing instead on a 12-year-old girl, Greek media said.
Greece has instituted a series of painful tax hikes, wage cuts and financial reforms in an effort to put its house in order
Highly-rated midfielder fears he has 'put an end to his career'
Otto Rehhagel, the German football coach who led Greece to victory in the 2004 European Championships was unmasked as Chancellor Angela Merkel’s latest weapon in a campaign to restore Berlin’s tattered image in Greece and Cyprus.
Panagiotis Vlastos attempted to break out of prison using a chartered helicopter full of heavily armed men
Crowds burn swastikas and throw rocks at officers in Athens as they blame Germany for austerity crisis
German Chancellor urged by her party not to increase bailout as Greece struggles to pay debts
Drug baron even named one of his racehorses Frosty the Snowman – a slang term for drugs
So Greece votes against departing from the eurozone and embracing devaluation hell. Hurrah. Holidaymakers can return to Paxos or Lindos, safe in the knowledge that the currency won't go all funny while they're in mid-bouzouki dance. Foodies can explore Greek suppers again without wondering if dolmades and feta exports are going to dry up.
Samaras must prove himself at home and in Europe
As politicians wrangle, the daily reality of the eurozone crisis is driving Greeks to despair