Kon Vatskalis scoffs at rumours of pre-poll retirement

TERRITORY Health Minister Kon Vatskalis yesterday denied reports that he would retire at the next election. "Reports of my retirement are exaggerated," he said. "I'm of...

La Trobe announces head of Greek Centre

La Trobe University announced that Professor Chris Mackie (foto) from Melbourne University will head the new Research Centre for Greek Studies. The new Centre will...

Kostas Gribilas to have dream wedding after receiving donor heart from Doujon Zammit

AMID the joy at Kostas Gribilas' wedding, there will be tears in memory of a Sydney man he never met. Mr Gribilas is alive today...

Cypriot community leaders meet with Australian diplomats

The president of the Federation of Cypriot Communities in Australia and New Zealand and the president of the Cypriot Community of New South Wales,...

Greek franchise modernises systems

Casual Greek-restaurant franchise, Souvlakihut, has launched its first fully integrated online community engagement system. SOCRATES (Souvlakihut Online Community Resource and Training E-Solution) encourages...

Diggers and Greeks: The Australian Campaign in Greece and Crete

Little is known about the real reasons that Australia committed troops to Greece. Australian historians have, for too long, neglected the Greek and Crete...

81-year-old amongst this year’s UQ graduates (studied Greek and Cypriot immigrants in Australia)

At the age of 81, UQ student Dr Ferdinand Brockhall will prove it's never too late to learn new tricks as he crosses the...

Justice for slain son, at last

By Anthony Stavrinos Justice, like almost everything else, moves slowly in the Greek isles. Family and friends of Doujon Zammit (foto) have been waiting 16 months...