Greek President of Democracy ‘unwanted’ in Melbourne

This is the message community organisations wish to pass on to Prokopis Pavlopoulos and Greek government MPs supporting the Greece-FYROM name deal



Your guide to Sunday’s Turkish elections, and what they mean for Greece

Since March 2014, Turkish voters have gone to the ballot box five times; two parliamentary elections, one local election, one presidential election and one constitutional referendum. Tomorrow, Turkey is heading …

Peter Kalos on ‘The Lonesome West’ and the not-so-lucky South

The actor and director talks about his newest theatrical endeavour, Hollywood, teaching, and the struggles his students are faced with in Australia
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Έλα @ Amarillo has now become a thing!

Young chef Ella Mittas is set to conquer Melbourne’s food scene one Greek event at a time. After the recent success of Ela at Amarillo, Ella Mittas is now hosting …

The delights of the Ionian islands

If you are in Sydney this week, Alpha's popular Regional Dinner Series should be on your to-do list
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Angelo Frangopoulos AM: From cub reporter to managing editor of Sky News

Walking through the Sydney headquarters of Sky News on a weekday afternoon it’s not surprising that the offices of the 24-hour news channel are buzzing with activity. To get to …


Van Marwijk ‘disappointed’ with Socceroos’ draw with Denmark

The Socceroos’ hopes of progressing out of the group stage remain alive following the 1-1 draw with Denmark in Samara on Thursday evening. However Australia is no longer the master …


Heidelberg United remains on track to win back to back Dockerty Cup trophies

Heidelberg United remains on track to win back to back Dockerty Cup trophies after defeating Avondale FC 3-2 on Wednesday night in a torrid play-off match at Olympic Village to …


SBS gets to broadcast more World Cup games as Optus troubles continue

Optus has allowed SBS to continue to broadcast World Cup soccer matches as the telco grapples with the technical issues that have plagued its streaming of games to its paying …


‘Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey’ gives Ancient Greece its own voice

When big entertainment studios attempt to portray a foreign culture – Greek, Persian, Romaic, Egyptian, even Japanese – their efforts often fall flat. They often hit the wrong cultural note …


Buying Greek property (and residency) is most popular among Chinese and Russian investors

Greece’s residency-for-investment program seems to be delivering results since it began in mid-2014. More specifically, in order for someone to acquire Greek residency, they would need to make an investment …


90% overall increase of asylum-seekers entering Greece, says Frontex

In the first five months of 2018 Greece has been Europe’s top entry point for refugees and migrants according to the most recent report from European Union border agency Frontex. …


Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America takes stance against US immigration policy separating families

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America has taken a stance against the Trump Administration, and its use of the Bible to justify its controversial immigration policy which has seen children …


Turkish court rejects appeal for Greek officers’ release for the fourth time

The Turkish court has reportedly rejected the fourth consecutive appeal for the release of Greek αrmy officers Dimitros Kouklatzis and Aggelos Mitretodis who have been imprisoned in a maximum security prison …


Greek tourism gets a boost from major travel operator

Greece’s tourist industry is getting ready for yet another blockbuster summer and travel giant Thomas Cook wants a starring role. It has announced it will put $150 million into strengthening …