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Why Greek Australian director Anthony Maras felt a responsibility to victims of Mumbai attack [VIDEO]

Greek Australian director Anthony Maras’ debut feature, Hotel Mumbai is the story of how a group of hotel guests bandied together with staff to survive a terrorist attack which took place in …

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Parthenon Marbles were looted: Experts say there was no Ottoman edict allowing Lord Elgin to remove them

For years, the British Museum has claimed that there was an Ottoman ferman (edict) that allowed Lord Elgin to plunder the Acropolis and remove the Parthenon sculptures from the monument. …

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A real class act: Greek Cypriot theatre group boosts community spirit

A Greek Cypriot Theatre group based in Epping has been fundraising for the Greek community and uplifting seniors at aged care residences with their original and traditional theatrical productions. Led …

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It’s carnival time in Greece – let the capers begin

Carnival (apokries) revelry kicked off in Greece on 17 February with fascinating traditions being revived around Greece. There’s everything from colourful parades and masquerades to fertility rites that allude to …

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Christodoulou: “To be 17 and to be involved in a second Grand Final is an amazing feeling”

Sydney FC’s W-League defender Angelique Christodoulou was not daunted at the prospect of marking Perth Glory’s in-form superstar Sam Kerr at yesterday’s Grand Final. Christodoulou, 17 is daughter of former …

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Polias: Stacjic sacking was hard to deal with.

Ahead of yesterday’s Grand Final Sydney FC Captain Teresa Polias opened up to Neos Kosmos about a W-League campaign that was rocked by the sacking of Matildas coach Alen Stacjic. …

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How the Anzac Memorial honours Greeks

When you walk through the renovated NSW Anzac Memorial and enter the new Hall of Service you come across an Oculus where beneath lies soil collected from 100 battle sites. …

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Seven strategies for cultural diversity in the workplace

Dr Dimitria Groutsis, author of the Beyond the Pale report, has researched cultural diversity in the workplace. In her research, she found how culturally diverse people could break the cement …

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Ten years after, no comfort for grieving mother

It was 7 February 2009. After a decade of drought, Victoria’s flora had turned into flammable material. The Bureo of Meteorology had predicted a temperature of 44 degrees and the …

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‘The Old Greeks’, a multimedia exploration of migration

Drawing on the events surrounding the arrival of his family in Australia, Professor of Film Studies Dr George Kouvaros created his book – The Old Greeks: Cinema, Photography, Migration – to explore …