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‘I feel as if I’m playing in Athens!’, says Tsitsipas

Last Friday afternoon, one of the most famous Greek establishments in Melbourne, the ‘Stalactites’, held an event in order to announce the return of the ‘Tsitsipas-souvlaki’, a fan favourite that …

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Eurostat shows steep drop in property prices in Greece

Eurostat data showed a steady increase in house prices and rents in the EU, however Greece has not followed the same trend. Rent prices in the EU have gone up, …

Greek Shipping Ministry approves Golden Star routes to Naxos and Mykonos

Greek tourists will have even more access to popular islands of Naxos and Mykonos in the Cyclades this year. The Greek Ministry of Shipping and Island Policy on Friday approved …

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Briefs: Catch up on news from the week that was – new presidential candidate for Greece to consulate attacks

Young man found dead The body of Greek Australian Eric Birighitti has been discovered off Twilight Beach in Esperance. The 21-year-old soccer player was back in Australia on holiday from …

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Cyber wars between Greece and Turkey after Turkish hackers claim responsibility for attacks on Greek government sites

Turkish hackers last week claimed responsibility for cyber attacks on Greek government sites, including those of the Greek National Intelligence Services (EYP), Greek Parliament, the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs …

Life

The Greek Diaspora, before Greece

Happy New Year 2020. Let’s turn the clock back 200 years, to 1820, just before the Greek Revolution in 1821. In the century or so prior to the Greek Revolution, …

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Greek PM expresses concern over Greece’s absence from the Berlin Conference

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis spoke to German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a telephone call on Friday. Government sources said that he expressed his displeasure that Greece has not been …

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Gay inmates make prison history by getting married inside a Cyprus jail

Former heroin addict Kevork Tontian, 34, and Brazilian drug-smuggling Wemson Gabral da Costa, 30, met during a game of bingo in a Cyprus prison. They fell in love and the …

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Australia is in Top 10 places to raise children, while Greece comes 21st

Greece may be a child-centric country, but it did not make the list of top 10 countries to raise a child for 2020 as compiled by the US News & …

Features

She is 80 and she still nurses her vocation to help others

She is 80 and her zest for life is undimmed. The eyes are bright and miss very little and the wisdom of years tempers the energy  that sparkles from that …