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When ancient Greek statues speak

Every day in Athens people stroll past ancient statues; statues that were sculpted in classical times. But imagine if these statues could talk and tell their stories; stories of a …

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The Brothers Macedonian

A centuries-old conflict in a region known for discord has returned, once again, to the headlines. The so-called Macedonian Question—in this case, most specifically, what name to assign to this …

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Elena Tsolakis talks about taking her family’s architectural legacy to the next level

Elena Tsolakis is the director of Kyriakos Tsolakis Architects, carrying her father’s legacy while blazing her own path in the field of international architecture. Having been named Business Woman of …

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How Tony Rafty risked his life to cover the Cyprus conflict

Listen, if they wake up that you’re Greek we might start another war,” the late Australian journalist James Cunningham told Tony Rafty, as they attempted to cross into the Turkish …

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Nick Giannopoulos: ‘I’ll tell you what wog face is’

“I will tell you what wog face is,” Nick Giannopoulos says in response to accusations that the characters he has been playing on stage, television and film are akin to …

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‘Hi, I’m George and I build robots’

Imagine a robot traversing a field of crops detecting how healthy a plant is, how much water it needs, what disease it’s carrying, as well as pinpointing and destroying dangerous …

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Wandering the Mediterranean

While major life events are often credited for instigating radical change, there are times when all it takes is a lightbulb moment for someone to reassess their priorities. This is …

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Katerina Grant on performing on life’s big stage

Walking into the offices of Kat & Co’s in Sydney, it’s hard not to notice a large lifelike blue and purple gorilla standing in the middle of Katerina Grant’s (nee …

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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 …

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The magic of pillows

The illustration accompanying this article has been supplied by my five-year-old daughter, drawn two days after she attended the Greek Orthodox Community of Melbourne and Victoria (GOCMV) Creative Drama and …