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In the north-west of Western Australia, we have a very patriarchal society, a very status conscious society. So those who were involved in the running of those areas, in terms of administration and in terms of the businesses, were seen as the upper class.
Greeks appear unconvinced by the government's narrative that it has fought harder in negotiations with the country's creditors to secure better terms than any other administration could have accomplished.
Greeks live long and healthy lives despite eating lots of animal fats thanks to a unique gene that protects them against heart disease, reveals a new study.
London: A genetic variant that protects the heart from cardiovascular diseases was discovered by scientists in Greek villagers. The cardioprotective variant, rs145556679, was found in the people living in Mylopotamos, northern Crete.
scientists have discovered a genetic variant that protects the heart against cardiovascular diseases and is unique to an isolated Greek population.
Greeks live long and healthy lives despite eating lots of animal fats thanks to a unique gene that protects them against heart disease, reveals a new study.
Greece is failing to enforce smoking bans despite apparent public support for the legislation, the Hellenic Thoracic Society (HTS) said Thursday, appealing to the government to crack down on violations.
Eight in ten Greeks are potential victims of earthquake tremors, while Greece ranks tenth to be potentially hit by a tsunami, a study says.
We may think of the world today as a bleak and godless place, with Islamic State burning people alive, child abuse rampant and the worst of human nature being flaunted in high office but, boy, those ancient Greeks can teach us a thing or two about evil.
Ten Deka Awards from the Hellenic Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal have been given to individuals of Greek heritage who are business owners in greater Montreal for their contributions to the community.
There was disappointment but no surprise in Greece after eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels failed to reach agreement on the release of billions in new loan money.
Greeks' contribution of 23 percent to the expansion of the world's fleet has brought with it growth of 74 percent for the Greek-owned fleet in the last seven years.
Eight years into an economic crisis, a shortage of jobs is leading many young Greeks to turn to the land.
The genocide of the Greeks of Pontus is a lesser known atrocity carried out by the 'Young Turk' government between 1914 and 1926.
Lawmakers of Armenia's Parliament led by newly elected Vice-Speaker Eduard Sharmazanov visited the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial on the occasion of ...
A Greek Nottingham businessman and Olympiacos fan says Evangelos Marinakis' takeover of Nottingham Forest could be the best choice for the Reds.
Greek-Germans have contributed some 200,000 euros in donations to the City of Athens' social services thanks to a joint initiative with a clinic in the German town of Bremerhaven.
Various events took place in Athens during the memory of the Greek Pontic genocide by the Ottoman Empire under Turkish leader Mustafa Kemal during World ...
Greece's government accepted another round of creditor-demanded austerity today. Suffering pensioners are being asked to bear yet more cuts to the little ...
Today marks the 115-year anniversary of the discovery by researchers working off the Greek island of Antikythera of the oldest computer known to man.
In a joint initiative with a clinic in the German town of Bremerhaven, German citizens of Greek descent have boosted the City of Athens's social services with 200,000 euros' worth of donations, it emerged Thursday.
Data presented on Wednesday at the 12th ECR Hellas Conference yesterday by MRB Hellas chief executive Dimitris Macros shows that the amount of money that Greeks are spending at the supermarket has declined considerably from 2015 to 2017.
Thousands of Greeks demonstrated on Wednesday against a new round of austerity cuts in a 24-hour general strike that disrupted travel and shut down public services.
"Greeks should revolt," said Petros Kikis, 52, who owns a small supermarket a couple of streets from Syntagma Square. "We thought things would get better but things are only getting worse; privately owned businesses are shutting down one after the ...
The world's oldest known computer lay submerged for more than 2,000 years off the treacherous coast of the Greek island of Antikythera.
After the 35 inked by Greeks, US-based operators have placed 14 orders, Singapore owners booked 10 vessels, Norwegians eight and Dutch six, to round out the top five ordering countries.
There are Greeks in abundance throughout the United States, however, there are some cities that are known for their "Greekness" - whether it's for their statues, food or Hellenic communities.
Thus 90% of Greeks, 89% of Georgians, 88% of Serbs and 86% of Romanians identify as Orthodox Christians, as do 78% of Ukrainians and 71% of Russians.
The evangelists of Wall Street just love to preach about risk management. Sermons on stop losses and the doctrine of diversification echo the halls of finance every day.
ATHENS, May 15 (Xinhua) -- Seven out of ten Greek citizens expressed disappointment with the new austerity measures the government agreed to with international lenders, a poll released on Monday showed, ahead of the vote on the relevant bill in the ...
Greek taxpayers and pensioners are called upon to pay over 4.5 billion euros after the reduction of the tax-free income and pension cuts in order for the government to close bailout program review.
Self-employed farmers are amongst those who will be hard hit by the reforms. Photo: Sigma Live. 15 May 2017. Nearly one and a half million Greek self-employed professionals, tradespeople, and farmers will be called to pay more for their social security ...
The Greeks have led the charge to order new ships this year, according to analysis out today from online pricing portal, VesselsValue.
taxes in Greece ATHENS - Tax returns from Greek taxpayers are starting to be filled, and early figures show that those that need to pay extra tax are only set to dish out EUR 620 each.
The Greeks operated just south of Monkey Junction in the Beau Rivage Shopping Center from late 2013 to early 2015 before an unsuccessful lease negotiation forced them to close the doors.
It also offends the Greek People, and all Christians, who for thousands of years have also had ties with the area and the nation of Jews.
Though emergency funds from the European Union (EU) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) helped pull Greece back from the brink of collapse in 2010, this is the third such bailout, and many Greeks are of the opinion that the country's supposed ...
The Duke of Edinburgh was alleged to have said prior to his wedding to Princess Elizabeth, the heiress presumptive to the British throne, on November 20, 1947, at Westminster Abbey: "I suppose I won't be having any fun any more.
The Guardian view on crime shows: drama fit for the Greeks. Editorial. Even in an age of diverse, imaginative and varied TV series, one genre retains a remarkable grip on the public's imagination.
Greek taxpayers are drowning in debt as half of them are unable to meet their tax obligations, according to an Imerisia newspaper report.
Greece's left-led government has unveiled draft legislation that will allow all Greeks to freely determine their gender identity irrespective of how it was recorded at birth.
[Hamlet to Polonius on the arrival of the Actors at Elsinore]: Good my lord, will you see the players well bestowed? Do you hear, let them be well used, for they are the abstract and brief chronicles of the time.
Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras has good reason to be thankful for Brexit. Normally at this time of year, as Greece's latest debt repayments to creditors fall due, the country is enveloped in crisis.
Already, Greeks are discussing how they should mark the bicentenary in four years' time. Independence from what? Out from under the boot of the Turks, into the arms of, first, the Bavarians, then the British and the Americans, and today back under the ...
Overall, in 2016, 13.6% of Greek People lived in extreme poverty. "We wanted to focus on research on extreme poverty because the magnitude of relative poverty actually gives us limited information about citizens who have a real survival problem and ...
A lack of meritocracy and corruption are the main reasons why talented young Greeks head abroad for work, according to ICAP People Solutions, an international human resources services provider.
ATHENS: Greek trade unions marked May Day on Monday with a 24-hour nationwide strike and protests against looming new cuts demanded by the country's creditors in return for bailout cash.
Greek trade unions marked May Day with a 24-hour nationwide strike and protests against looming new cuts demanded by the country's creditors in return for bailout cash.
From tailgating to fat-suit battles, and a lot of football in between, Murray State football hosted its 2017 spring game on Friday.
Greek trade unions marked May Day on Monday with a 24-hour nationwide strike and protests against looming new cuts demanded by the country's creditors in return for bailout cash.