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Skeletons uncovered near lake in India believed to belong to Greeks

Roopkund is a high altitude glacial lake in the state of Uttarakhand in Northern India, sitting at 5,000 meters high. Researchers have found piles of human skeletons in the lake …

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Pontians praise SA’s Koutsantonis for support of Syrian Kurds

Former South Australia Treasurer, Anastassios “Tom” Koutsantonis was praised for his speech in the South Australian parliament in which he highlighted the plight of the Kurdish people in the wake …

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German Foreign Ministry rejects WWII reparations for Greece

The German Foreign Ministry responded to Greece’s demand for war reparations in June this year. Greece had asked Germany to return billions of euros for funds that were snatched from …

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New US tax hike on European speciality products excludes Greek olives

Producers of speciality agricultural products in Europe are due to face a tax increase by the United States on Friday, 18 October. Approved by the World Trade Organisation, the decision …

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Melburnian Greek spearheaded initiative leading to Queen Elizabeth’s statement on Parthenon Marbles

A few days ago, Athens-based newspaper Ta Nea circulated the first widely known documented reaction by Queen Elizabeth on the appeal for the Parthenon Marbles reunification, in response to a …

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Read the extraordinary letter Trump sent Erdogan telling him not to “be a fool” – it is no joke

US President Donald Trump warned that he could destroy Turkey’s economy if the situation in Syria is not contained in an unusual letter circulating the internet that is so unconventional …

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Terry Lee Christian pleads guilty to selling drugs to Sokrates S. Kokkalis

Terry Lee Christian, 36, pleaded guilty to selling drugs to Sokrates S. Kokkalis, the son of the Greek billionaire with the same name. Kokkalis’ body was found in his hotel …

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Demi Moore reveals name of Greek-born LA club landlord that raped her when she was 15

The man who raped Demi Moore when she was just 15 was Greek-born Val Doumas, a man who had daughters around the same age as his victim, the actress has …

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Turkey launches Operation Peace Spring, bloodshed in an effort to create a ‘safe zone’ for refugees

Turkey launched a military offensive against Kurdish fighters in north-eastern Syria days after a surprising decision by the US to pull troops from the area. The start of the operations …

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Trump pulls US troops out of Syria following telephone conversation with Erdogan, and Turkey prepares for an offensive

Turkey has been given the green light for an offensive into northern Syria with US forces moving out of the area, dumping Washington’s Kurdish allies. The abrupt foreign policy change …