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RMIT University of Melbourne Organizes Event Honoring Ioannis Xenakis

RMIT University of Melbourne organized an event dedicated to Greek musician and composer Ioannis Xenakis, who became well-known in France for his avant-garde music....

Australia Needs 16,000 Immigrants to Combat Severe Labor Shortages

According to "The Australian", Australia is in dire need of an immediate “import” of 16,000 skilled immigrants from abroad. The newspaper  reported that the men will mainly work...

Greek-American Michael Petelis Accused of Brutal Murder

Greek-American Michael Petelis (photo on the right), 28-years-old, from Ossipee, New Hampshire, was arrested on charges of involvement in the cold-blooded murder of 20-year-old...

Former Greek Judge Antonia Elia Arrested in London

Fugitive and former judge, Antonia Elia, who was wanted by the police for a case of judicial scandal, has been arrested in London. There are five...

Greek University Entrance Exams Start Today

Today was the first day of exams for students’ entrance to Greek universities. There were about 110,000 candidates participating to claim 75,000 seats in universities around...

Brisbane’s Greek Festival Celebrates 35 Years on May 21st-22nd

The annual Greek Festival of Brisbane will take place the weekend of the 21st and the 22nd of May. This year the festival will be...

Delphi Wins 1st Prize in European Commission Competition

Delphi may be considered the “earth’s navel” due to the ancient history of the area, but today the municipality of Delphi took part and...

Olympians Kenteris & Thanou Sentenced to 31 Months in Jail

Costas Kenteris and Katerina Thanou were finally found guilty in the sensational case of the motorcycle accident just before the 2004 Athens Olympic Games....

Most Expensive House in Victoria For Sale by Greek-Australian Vasiliadis

According to “The Age", Greek-Australian Socrates Vasiliadis decided to sell his luxurious house, which has been empty for more than three years. The owner...

Albanian Elections Include Greek Minority’s High Abstention & Minor Incidents

Albanian elections were held in a quiet but polarized environment and with strong police presence at the voting centers. Most significant of all was...