Greece’s Economy and Development Minister Dimitri Papadimitriou has resigned, an aide said yesterday, a day after his wife, a deputy labor minister, also quit in a row over a housing allowance.
It is expected tomorrow to be clear who will be the new Prime Minister of Romania.
The political upheaval took place after the ruling Social Democratic Party took its trust from Prime Minister Mihai Tudose and he resigned.
This will be the third change of Prime Minister in the Social Democrats government for the past year.
To many German Social Democrats it sounds like a monster that will destroy their party if not democracy itself: the GroKo.
A total of 3,480 polling stations opened at 7am on Sunday for Macedonia's local elections, in which some 1.8 million voters will have the right to choose mayors and local councils in 80 municipalities plus the capital, Skopje.
Voters will choose between a total of 260 mayoral candidates for the 81 municipalities until 7pm Sunday, when polling stations close.
BELGRADE - The New Democratic Party, the youngest party on Serbia's political scene, has been renamed the Social Democratic Party (SDS), and Boris Tadic was elected its president.
The party leadership will be known after the party assembly election on October 26, and in the meantime, a request for the name change will be filed to the Ministry of Public Administration.