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A Greek Australian student from a mixed marriage: Greek language is my culture

A Greek Australian student from a mixed marriage believes there isn’t any excuse for newer generations to shy away from their Greek heritage ZOE STOKES-PAIZIS Growing up as a Greek Australian in Melbourne is not an unusual thing. Growing up as a child with one Greek parent and one British, well, that seems to puzzle

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U.S. Agents in Greece Expose Syrian Who Sold Passports Thinking They Were for ISIS

Athens.- by Richard Engel and Aggelos Petropoulos/NBCNewsAn NBC News investigation has uncovered that a Greece-based document forger — who sold American passports to a U.S. agent after being told they were meant for ISIS — will not be extradited to America anytime soon, since he was not promptly arrested despite a nine-month-long investigation by the

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Speak Greek next March The month-long celebration of Greek language is set to return

ANASTASIA TSIRTSAKIS Following the success of this year’s inaugural Speak Greek in March (SGM) campaign, the initiative encouraging use of the Greek language at home is set to return in 2016. Heading the campaign is committee member Mike Zafiropoulos AM, who is excited to be taking maintenance of the Greek language Down Under one step

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Greece reaches deal to unlock further bailout funds

(ATHENS) – Greece announced Friday it had reached a deal with its international creditors on the latest set of reforms needed to receive another tranche of one billion euros in much-needed bailout loans. “We have reached an agreement for this cycle,” the finance minister George Stathakis told reporters after a meeting with the country’s quartet

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130 χρόνια φυλακή αντιμετωπίζουν ο π. Γερουσιαστής Ντιν Σκέλος και ο γιος του/En.

ΑΘΗΝΑ. Ένοχοι κρίθηκαν, αναπολόγητα την Παρασκευή, ο πρώην επικεφαλής της γερουσίας της Νέας Υόρκης, ομογενής  πολιτικός Ντιν Σκέλος, 67 ετών,και ο γιος του, Ανταμ, 33 ετών, οι οποίοι και καταδικάστηκαν για τις ομοσπονδιακές κατηγορίες της συνωμοσίας, του εκβιασμού και της δωροδοκίας που αντιμετώπιζαν. Οι δύο καταδικασθέντες ενημέρωσαν τη δικαστή, Κίμπα Γουόντ, ότι δεν επρόκειτο να απολογηθούν

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Delicious food and wine, delivered in a spirit of philoxenia; it doesn’t get more Greek than that

ANASTASIA TSIRTSAKIS Neoskosmos.com Sydney is set to receive another dose of Greekness, with a fresh new Greek festival. Helping to organise the Greek Food and Wine Festival, Billy Billiris of marketing agency VJB Group is excited to be on board. The concept follows a recent trip to Greece, where the 21-year-old was exposed to the

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Οσκαρ ατυχίας: Την ώρα που έπαιρνε το βραβείο, του έπεσε το παντελόνι!

Πού να το φανταστεί ο Ιβάν Ζβόνιμιρ Τσίσακ ότι θα ζήσει την πιο ντροπιαστική στιγμή της ζωής του, την ημέρα που θα βραβευόταν. Κι όμως, την ώρα που τον τιμούσαν κέρδισε ταυτόχρονα και το… Οσκαρ ατυχίας. Γιατί του έπεσε το παντελόνι, δίπλα μάλιστα στην πρόεδρο της χώρας. Ο επικεφαλής οργάνωσης για τα ανθρώπινα δικαιώματα της

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Greece: top spot for Aussies

ANASTASIA TSIRTSAKIS Πηγή:Neoskosmos.com Despite hardships brought about by the economic crisis, Greece is not expecting to see tourism slow down any time soon. According to figures released by travel booking site Webjet Australia, Greece has emerged as the top destination for Australian travellers. The findings were based on the growth of bookings from January to

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