Auctions, strikes trouble Tsipras but focus still on programme exit
SYRIZA in tight spot over strikes but poll deficit still closing
Mitsotakis rules out roles for relatives, Tsipras mulls way out of pension cuts
Opposition keeps spotlight on arms deal as coalition looks for way out
Centre-left agrees on new name, starts building party structure
Tussle over arms deal sets tone for polarised politics
Broad support in Parliament for handouts amid mixed signals from polls
Greek MPs voted overwhelmingly in favour of redistributing 1.4 billion euros from this year’s excess primary surplus on Monday night even though voters do not seem convinced that the government’s handout is the best use of the spare cash.
Lawmakers from all the opposition parties apart from Golden Dawn backed the so-called “social dividend,” around half of which will be handed out to low-income households in the form of means-tested benefits. The result is in part a victory for Prime Min...
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