Arrogance in Greek politics

Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Those who cite the well-known remark by Lord Acton do so by focusing on economic corruption, but a political leader and his entourage are also judged by their general behavior, including the way they treat others.

Cultivating a more effective form of philanthropy

Nachiket Mor, national director of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in India and former board member of the country's Reserve Bank, traveled to Athens recently on the invitation of Greece's Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE) to deliver a lecture on the subject of health systems in developing countries.

ND leader Mitsotakis to visit Moscow next week

The leader of the main conservative opposition New Democracy Kyriakos Mitsotakis is to pay a two-day visit to Moscow next week, ND has announced.
During his visit on Wednesday and Thursday he is to meet with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and other senior members of the government.