Yanis Varoufakis: traces the origins of Europe’s crisis to 1971 in his new book. Photograph: milos bicanski/getty images

Eight months after his abrupt resignation as Greece’s finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis is back in the thick of things, leading a new pan-European po(...)

Greece’s former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis: Not beloved by domestic audience.

On the streets of the small city of Corinth, deemed the weathervane of Greece’s troubled politics, it is difficult to find people who admit to still b(...)

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. File photograph: Bernd Von Jutrczenka/EPA

Ireland faces a “stark choice” at the next election between those who have imposed austerity on the Irish people and those who have an alternative vis(...)