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Managing respiratory problems in the aftermath of the fires

In the wake of Australia’s catastrophic fires, a number of people are suffering from health problems in affected areas. For the past couple of weeks, Dr Vicky Kritikos from the …

Sport

Kyrgios keeps it tight as Aussies triumph over the Brits at ATP Cup

Australian team captain Lleyton Hewitt took a big risk in the doubles game against Great Britain when he overlooked specialists Chris Guccione and John Peers in favour of the mercurial …

News

A living nightmare: Greek Australians affected by bushfires tell their stories

Australia is experiencing a devastating period in the nation’s history. Bushfires have been burning for several weeks now, thousands of residents and visitors have had to flee to safety, and …

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Insurance companies will cover the costs to clients affected by bushfires

Insurance companies will be paying out clients affected by the bushfires in New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia but there is little doubt that premiums will increase, says broker Nik …

Life

The people of Anogeia, Crete, pray for suffering to end in ‘distant Australia’

Anogeia is a village that is no stranger to disasters. Twice in its history it was razed to the ground first by the Turks in 1866 and then in 1944 …

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Trauma recovery expert points to psychological impact of the bushfires

Horrific footage of fires swallowing everything in their path, leaving behind homes reduced to rubble and the charred remains of animals have a real impact on the mental health of …

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People of Trikala show solidarity for Australian bushfire victims

The victims of Australia’s bushfires were remembered in the closing ceremony of the Trikala Christmas theme park recently with a bright show of solidarity on Monday evening. At the theme …

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Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis meets with US President Donald Trump

A meeting between Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and US President Donald Trump took place at the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Mr Mitsotakis, accompanied by his wife Mareva …

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Dad remembers Courtney Herron ahead of facing her accused killer

Courtney Herron’s body was found by dog walkers eight months ago at Royal Park in Parkville. The Greek mother of the 25-year-old woman had opened up to the press, however …

Life

Calling all Greeks – get together and support big music fundraiser for Australia’s bushfire victims

Some of the best Greek musical talent in Melbourne will be taking part in a special musical in support of Australia’s bushfire victims fundraiser on Friday, January 17. The Greek …