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Xenophon’s Quest to Bring New Legislation on Gambling Reforms

At a press conference in Melbourne last Thursday, independent senator Nick Xenophon announced alongside other independent members of government that he will be re-engaging...

Gains and Losses for Greek-Australian Candidates in Federal Election 2016

The counting of votes in Australia's 2016 Federal Election is expected to continue on until the end of next week, but so far, there have...

Nick Xenophon: Open to Striking Formal Minority Government Agreement

Nick Xenophon is an independent Senator for South Australia and is the leader of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) political party which is running candidates...

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...