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Greek-Australian Tennis Player Kokkinakis Approached to Fix Matches

A few days after the BBC’s report of alleged widespread corruption in the sport of tennis, Greek-Australian tennis player Thanasi Kokkinakis has stated that...

Australia Doesn’t Want the U.S. Spying

"Australia cooperates with the United States in surveillance and interceptions," says the Australian Professor Des Ball, an expert in espionage. According to him, the Australian...

Four Greeks in Australian Parliament

Four Greek-Australians won seats in the Australian Parliament. The Greek Labor MP, Maria Vamvakinou was elected in the seat of Calwell in Victoria. In the...

Greek Candidates in Australian Elections

The Greek presence in the Australian parliament may be less after Saturday's election. It is almost certain that Steve Georganas, MP of the Labor...

Two Greeks Tabbed For Australia’s Government

This is the first time in the history of Australian politics that the government formed by the new Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, may include...

Greek-Aussie Slate in Federal Elections

In the September 7 federal election for the 150 House of Representatives and the 40 Senate seat vacancies throughout Australia, 18 Greek and Cypriot...

Greek Senator Donates Dinner Set to Parliament House

Greek-Australian senator Nick Xenophon continues to be in the political foreground, as the campaign for the elections of September 7 peaks. This time Xenophon and...

Nick Xenophon to Form Political Party

South Australian independent Senator, Nick Xenophon, is one of the most powerful  politicians of the Australian political scene, as his vote determines whether a...