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Coustas’ husband faces jail for kidnapping

Advertising executive, George Betsis, may end up in jail because of the abduction of his son but his wife, the actress Mary Coustas, declares she is ready to stand by her man.

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Greeks to spend $900 to benefit economy

A sample of Greek Australians share what they will do with the $900 stimulus payment.

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Politicians clash over Pontian genocide

Recent comments by the South Australian Attorney General over the Pontian genocide sparks a political furore involving the Turkish Ambassador and a South Australian Liberal Sena

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Etihad Airways begin flights out of Melbourne

Etihad launch direct flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi opening up competition on lucrative Europe route.

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Traders oppose changes to afternoon clearways

Traders in the Stonnington Council area oppose the State Government’s new proposal for afternoon clearways.

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Super-bug breakthrough to save lives

The secrets of a ‘super bug’ which kills hospital patients worldwide has been unlocked by an Australian Greek scientist.

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Xenophon may block laws

Independent Senator Nick Xenophon proposes changes to the Fair Work Bill currently before Federal Parliament.

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Greek MP elevated to South Australian ministry

The appointment of Tom Koutsantonis as a Minister is the first time South Australia has had a State Minister of Greek background.

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Verdict on kids’ abduction

A Family Court ruling for Greek Australian mother challenges international convention on child abduction.

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Greek jobless hit by recession

Three Greeks retrenched in the last three months share their experience of being unemployed.