Promises made by Australian politicians on the teaching of the Greek Language

As part of the activities to include the Greek language as one of the official languages which will be taught in Australia, the Hellenic...

Turning boats away cruel, says Georgiou

Petro Georgiou has denounced Tony Abbott's plan to turn back asylum-seeker boats as cruel and undeserving of support, in his valedictory speech last Tuesday. Mr...

Refugee advocate hits out

Kon Karapanagiotidis is the son of Greek migrants, his father’s side were refugees from Turkey, so he identifies with modern displacement and desperation. At just...

Members of the Greek Diaspora to meet Australian PM on national issues

Members of the Pan-Australian Coordinating Committee Justice for Cyprus and the Greek – Australian Council seek to schedule a meeting with the Prime Minister...

Greeks to make case to Gillard

The Australian Hellenic Council is meeting the Federal Minister for Education, Julia Gillard to press for the inclusion of of Modern Greek in the...

MP wants to keep Cat Stevens out of Australia

A Victorian MP wants to ban entry to Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens) A Victorian MP believes Yusuf Islam, the Cypriot-Greek British singer formerly known as...

Arthur Sinodinos running for the Sydney seat of Wentworth

John Howard's former chief of staff Greek Arthur Sinodinos has confirmed he's considering running for the Sydney seat of Wentworth at this year's federal...