Loading…
You are here:  Home  >  2015  >  August  -  Page 2
Latest

Solution of the political crisis in FYROM facing obstacles

By   /  31/08/2015  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, Headlines, MK Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Solution of the political crisis in FYROM facing obstacles

Skopje, 31 August 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti Political parties in FYROM are still facing delays in the implementation of the June 2 political agreement for the solution of the political crisis. In the meantime, political parties have their differences in relation to the election of the Special Prosecutor, which will be a […]

Read More →
Latest

Tsipras: A new battle starts

By   /  31/08/2015  /  GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Tsipras: A new battle starts

Athens, August 31, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris “A circle closes and opens the circle of battle”, said the president of SYRIZA, Alexis Tsipras, addressing a speech at the closing of the two-day proceedings of the Panhellenic Conference of the party, to emphasise that “we are here standing, to continue with the […]

Read More →
Latest

Lagarde: “No” to debt remission, “yes” to debt restructuring

By   /  31/08/2015  /  Finance, GR Finance, Greece, Headlines  /  Comments Off on Lagarde: “No” to debt remission, “yes” to debt restructuring

Athens, August 31, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris The head of the IMF does not clarify whether the Fund will participate in the new Greek rescue programme. In an interview in the Swiss newspaper Le Temps, the head of the IMF, Christine Lagarde stressed that some kind of debt restructuring, rather than […]

Read More →
Latest

Lafazanis: Memorandum a German social prison

By   /  31/08/2015  /  GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Lafazanis: Memorandum a German social prison

Athens, August 31, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris “The national currency is not a fetish”, Panagiotis Lafazanis argues, expressing once again his total opposition to the memoranda. In an interview on Skai television, the head of the Popular Unity unleashed once more a forceful attack to Alexis Tsipras, accusing him that he […]

Read More →
Latest

The gap between SYRIZA and ND closes

By   /  31/08/2015  /  GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on The gap between SYRIZA and ND closes

Athens, August 31, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris The popularity of Alexis Tsipras has received a severe blow, according to the new polls, with the to the majority of citizens appearing frustrated from the six governance of the country by SYRIZA. Kapa Research Specifically, according to the Kapa Research, in a poll […]

Read More →
Latest

Theodorakis: The country should be governed by people who have worked

By   /  31/08/2015  /  GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Theodorakis: The country should be governed by people who have worked

Athens, August 31, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris In an interview in the newspaper “Real News”, the president of The River asks to “cut a little bit the wings of the old parties and give The River the power to play a decisive role in the composition of the new government”. Meanwhile, […]

Read More →
Latest

Meimarakis: What’s important is a stable government

By   /  31/08/2015  /  GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Meimarakis: What’s important is a stable government

Athens, August 31, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris The president of New Democracy is trying to appear as the champion of understanding and national cooperation in an interview to the newspaper “Proto Thema”. Vangelis Meimarakis accuses his opponent Alexis Tsipras that he resorts to elections either on a whim or from a […]

Read More →
Latest

New caretaker PM, govt sworn in; election on Sept. 20

By   /  28/08/2015  /  GR Politics, Greece, Headlines, Politics  /  Comments Off on New caretaker PM, govt sworn in; election on Sept. 20

Athens, August 28, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris A new caretaker government until snap elections next month will be sworn-in on Friday, with Supreme Court justice Vassiliki Thanou as prime minister. The Cabinet, as announced, includes: Meanwhile, a presidential decree dissolving Parliament and setting snap elections for Sept. 20 has been signed […]

Read More →
Latest

Increase recorded in foreign population of the UK of Balkan origin

By   /  28/08/2015  /  Headlines, Social  /  Comments Off on Increase recorded in foreign population of the UK of Balkan origin

London, August 28, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Thanasis Gavos In the midst of a highly charged public debate in the UK about immigration, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) published its latest annual report which shows a significant increase in the number of foreign people who opted for a life in Great Britain and […]

Read More →
Latest

Looted church treasures return to Cyprus

By   /  28/08/2015  /  Culture, CY Culture, CY Politics, Cyprus, Politics  /  Comments Off on Looted church treasures return to Cyprus

Nicosia, August 28, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Kyriacos Kyriacou The Church of Cyprus has announced that 34 treasures which have been stolen from the island’s Turkish occupied areas, are expected to return on Friday afternoon to Cyprus, following a decision by the Munich Court of Appeals, on 16 March, in the case of […]

Read More →