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Germany helps out with Moria refugee crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her interior minister Horst Seehofer have agreed that Germany will take more than 1,500 migrants from five Greek islands; they are families and children recognised …

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Albanese solution: Let’s use the RAAF to bring back Aussies stuck overseas

Amid mounting concern about Australians stranded overseas during COVID-19, Labor leader Anthony Albanese has offered a solution. This week, he suggested using the Royal Australia Air Force (RAAF) VIP aircraft …

Sport

Six Greek teams join the first Championship Partner Group for the national second division

A national second division (NSD) is now on its feet after the National Premier League (NPL) clubs in all states and the ACT voted in support of the new football …

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Greek Australians among the 25,000 stranded abroad

The experience of travelling between Australia and Greece during COVID-19 is an Odyssey for those who attempt this, and the Karvelas family have experienced hassles more than once this year. …

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Vale Calliope Petropoulou, a great teacher of the Greek language

A great language teacher passed away this week. Calliope Petropoulou, born in Thessaloniki, died aged 94. She will be remembered to generations of Greek Australians of Melbourne for her work …

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Ballarat businesses welcome easing of COVID-19 restrictions in Regional Victoria

While Melbourne will have experienced a loosening to lockdown restrictions, today regional Victoria has enjoyed a more significant relaxation that has allowed restaurants and cafes to serve limited number of …

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New board members bring diverse experience to anti-gambling body

Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation Chair Tass Mousaferiadis this week welcomed the Victorian Government’s appointment of Alison Roberts and Lee Crockford to the Foundation’s board. A senior executive for more than …

Sport

Panathinaikos stumble during their opening game of the Super League

The Greek Super League kicked off last weekend with five games as Aris, PAOK, Volos and Asteras knocked out their competition. Friday 11 September saw the two Thessalonian powerhouses take …

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Greece braces for onslaught of Cyclone Ianos over the weekend

Greece is bracing for Cyclone Ianos which is expected to hit the southern Ionian islands of Zakynthos, Kefalonia and Ithaca and the Peloponnese from the west on Thursday afternoon, local …

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Numbers drop in Victoria to beneath 30 for the first time since June

Victoria’s new COVID-19 cases dropped to beneath 30 for the first time since June with just 28 new infections on Thursday of which 14 are linked to known cultures. Thursday’s …