Is your festival bigger than mine?

John-Paul Hussey offers a bird’s eye view of fringe arts festivals


Karagounis spot kick gives Greece the edge

Greek captain Giorgos Karagounis kept his nerve from the penalty spot to send Greece to the top of Group F following a tight contest against israel in Athens.


Return to the village

Mike Sweet raises a glass of Raki to the idyllic hamlet of Vamos, where a Crete thought forever lost, has been re-discovered.


Mark Bouris: Shop around

If your current lender is not helpfull there are always great alternatives


Skopje told to stop “political maneuvers”

FYROM wants to talk about accession into EU before resolving the name dispute with Greece


Theophanous lobbies for National Broadband Network

Theo Theophanous has been in Canberra to lobby on behalf of a Chinese communications firm, The Age is reporting.


On tour with the Greek Green and Golds

The first visit of the Australian-Hellenic Cricket Federation to Greece heralds a new era for Australian and Greek sporting partnerships.


Policeman found guilty of murder

Life sentence for the 38-year-old police officer, Epaminodas Korkonea who was found guilty of intentionally shooting Alexandros Grigoropoulos in 2008

The Spectacle of drama

Michael C. Scott reveals the stark difference between theatre in ancient Greece and today


Carney volley sinks Paraguay in Sydney

A cracking volley from defender David Carney gave Australia a 1-0 win over FIFA World Cup™ quarter-finalists Paraguay in a tune-up for January’s AFC Asian Cup in Qatar.