The Australian Labor Party joins the Greek Australian community in honouring Oxi Day, acknowledging the long friendship between Australia and Greece forged during the Second World War – and strengthened through the decades of Greek migration to Australia.
The Australian Labor Party expresses our condolences on the passing of Fotini “Fofi” Gennimata, who has been hailed by the Greek PM Mitsotakis as a “symbol of courage for all women, but also for men being tested by serious illnesses.”
Around several thousand years old the Nymfopetres, or Nymphs Stones are a rare geological formation located about 50 kilometres from Thessaloniki. A number of mythological explanations exist for how this strange natural phenomenon came to be.
Dealing with an internal outcry unprecedented in the company’s history, and ahead of an employee walkout this week, Greek-American co-CEO of Netflix Ted Sarandos admits that he ‘screwed up’ over Dave Chappelle memos and his company-wide messages ‘lacked humanity’, but that his stance on the comic’s controversial material ‘hasn’t changed’.
Inspire Athens will construct Greece’s first Integrated Resort and Casino (IRC), as part of the pioneering multi-billion 6,200,000 square metre development, Hellinikon project.
Greek Halva (Χαλβάς σιμιγδαλένιος) is a semolina pudding that is sweetened with syrup and studded with nuts and raisins. Its semisweet, nutty flavour and crumbly, fluffy texture are what make it a uniquely delicious treat.
“I will be visiting Greece and Cyprus in the first weekend of December,” Pope Francis told Argentinian news agency Telam during an interview on Friday.
Microsoft founder and the world’s fourth-richest person, Bill Gates, visited the ancient Greek city of Ephesus and Christian pilgrimage sites on the southwestern shores of Turkey with his super-luxury yacht on Friday.
International rugby league football star Nathan Brown, who currently plays for the Parramatta Eels, has partnered with two Greek mates with the goal of bringing something truly different to the fitness industry – Fire Fit, the hottest boutique gym in town.
A woman has died and a man has been injured after actor Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun on the set for of the 19th Century western Rust, which was being filmed in New Mexico.
With snowy mountain slopes and imposing landscapes, Greece really has many wonderful places to visit in autumn and winter. Here we admire the enchanting winter beauty of seven of the most magnificent mountain destinations in Greece.
“Bet the Tesla can’t go faster than your second serve,” quips one fan in the comments section of Kyrgios’s post on Instagram as he shares photographs of his brand new car.
World number 3 and four-time Grand Slam tennis champion Naomi Osaka has continued to give us some more great travel inspiration this week as she extends her vacation in Greece.
Baklava is a layered pastry dessert made of filo pastry, filled with chopped nuts, and sweetened with syrup or honey. It was one of the most popular sweet pastries of Ottoman cuisine and is sold in Greek bakeries, pastry shops and restaurants around the world.
Stefanos Tsitsipas has been defeated in an unexpected upset at the Indian Wells Masters tennis tournament, losing in a tough three set battle to Nikoloz Basilashvili.
No other part of Greece combines stupendous mountain scenery and scenic hikes with deserted, pristine beaches and a wealth of ancient sites like the Peloponnese’s Mani, making it the perfect autumn destination.
The Daily Telegraph has issued an apology to Oscar winner and South Sydney Rabbitohs co-owner Russell Crowe after his lawyers barrister Sue Chrysanthou, SC and Sydney solicitor Bill Kalantzis, issued a concerns notice to the newspaper, which offered to make amends, heading off a costly defamation trial.