Left-wing politics

PM to address nation tomorrow at critical juncture with surge in COVID-19 epidemic

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is expected to deliver a nationally televised address to the nation tomorrow at a critical juncture in the development of the COVID-19 epidemic, with many hospitals near the breaking point and with a rapidly mounting death toll and number of intubated patients.

ProRata poll – Difference between ND and SYRIZA at 8% – Low wages and major employment problems

A new poll, this time by ProRata, saw the light of day. The citizens in the "October Pulse", as the company's research is called, answer timely questions while the intention to vote is also presented. In this latest poll, the difference between New Democracy and SYRIZA is 8%.

Voter intention

Middle class, youth a key focus in SYRIZA’s programme Tsipras declares

By George Gilson

SYRIZA's economic policy as regards bolstering the middle class, youth and pensioners was the central topic at SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras no-hold-barred televised news conference today at the Thessaloniki International Trade Fair (TIF), where the underlying message was that his party is ready to rule and create a "progressive government".

Tsipras called on the Greek PM to announce snap elections, “if he has the courage to do so”

At the beginning of the press conference, at the Thessaloniki International Fair, the President of Syriza, Alexis Tsipras, referred to the issue of snap elections, calling on the Prime Minister to announce them "if he has the courage to do so".

The leader of the opposition also referred to the pandemic, blaming the government for the manipulations and the course of the vaccinations.