• Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos

    Tsakalotos role under scrutiny as talks become more tense

    Politics Greek Politics

    The lack of meetings between Greece and its lenders until Wednesday afternoon meant that the government’s efforts to dispel rumours of a rift between Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos dominated political discussions during the course of the day.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos

    Tormenting Greece with a distorted picture


    Greece is experiencing one of its regular bouts of schizophrenia, when its mood swings wildly, what it wants changes abruptly and what is considered good one day can become bad overnight.