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MEDICAL BREAKTHROUGH: New drug beats Alzheimers for first time

A medical breakthrough has been made by scientists after a new  drug called lecanemab proved to work for the first time against the much dreaded Alzheimer’s disease for which there is no known treatment only an array of previously failed studies reports The Sun. According to the news report, lecanemab acts by clearing out proteins… […]

World’s Largest Underwater Sculpture Inspired by Greek God

The largest single sculpture ever to be deployed underwater was inspired the Ancient Greek myth of Atlas, the Titan who held up the heavens. Source

Michel Adam: Mr. Fashion TV

Michel Adam is the president and CEO of the global 24/7 television network FashionTV, one of the most widely distributed satellite channels in the world. Source

The University of Melbourne to Develop Exchange Programs with the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and the University of Patras

On Thursday 17 November a group of delegates from the Hellenic Medical Society of Australia and Hellenic Diaspora World Congress met with representatives from the University of Melbourne’s faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences. Source

The End of Travel As We Know It – 5 Trends That Will Completely Change the Travel Experience in 2023

Talking about the technological revolution in travel is no longer hypothetical. The next twelve months will see continuous changes in the way people travel. Source

Six Dead , 58 Injured After Explosion Rocks Busy Street In Istanbul

A powerful explosion rocked the busy pedestrian Istiklal Street in the center of Istanbul on Sunday afternoon killing at least six people and injuring 53 others. Istiklal Avenue is popular among local and foreign tourists lined with shops and restaurants. The chief prosecutor’s office in Istanbul has appointed five prosecutors to investigate the deadly blast.… […]

Take A Rare Glimpse Inside China’s Zero-Covid Madhouse

The western world has been given a rare, intimate look inside the confines of a Chinese Covid-19 concentration camp, after Financial Times Shanghai correspondent Thomas Hale was ensnared by the President Xi Jinping’s zero-Covid regime.   It’s not that Hale had tested positive. Merely being designated as a “close contact” was enough to sentence him to 10 days […]

Kyrgios APOLOGIZES to lawyer he accused of ‘having 700 drinks & distracting’ him at Wimbledon Final: Says he was ‘mistaken’ & gives $20,000 to charity to ‘resolve’ lawsuit

Nick Kyrgios APOLOGISES to Polish lawyer he accused of ‘having 700 drinks and distracting’ him at Men’s Wimbledon Final: Tennis ace admits he was ‘mistaken’ and gives £20,000 to charity to ‘resolve’ defamation lawsuit. Source

Elon Musk Tweets “διαλεκτική” in Greek and the Twitter verse goes wild with conspiracies

which in google translate means Dialectic, also known as the dialectical method, is a discourse between two or more people holding different points of view about a subject but wishing to establish the truth through reasoned argumentation. Is this going to be the new name for twitter or a good definition should be the goal… […]

Greek hero who saved 80 Afghans from the sea awarded by Greek Government last night

Michalis Protopsaltis does not see himself as a hero. When the news of the shipwreck came through, he did, he says, what any man in his position would do. The construction company owner dispatched a crane to the Kythira clifftop Source

Stefanos Tsitsipas: ‘Greece is also a kind of shell for me’

The Greek tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas reached the final of the Stockholm tournament but unfortunately lost to Against Holger Rune. In his previous match he spoke about his love of Greece during a on court interview. In the same interview, Stefanos Tsitsipas revealed that he is very proud to represent his country. “Greece is my home.… […]

PM Mitsotakis Spoke with US Sec’y of State Blinken

ATHENS – Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis spoke with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken by phone on Monday, he said in a tweet. “Constructive call today with US Secretary Blinken. We discussed our close coordination as NATO Allies to help Ukraine defend against Russia, as well as the recent developments in the Eastern Mediterranean,”… […]

Greece, Egypt, Saudi Arabia proceed extraordinary bid to jointly host 2030 FIFA World Cup

Greece, Egypt and Saudi Arabia will proceed with their extraordinary bid to jointly hose the 2030 FIFA World Cup following the approval by their respective governments, reported the Daily Mail. According to media outlet, the majority of the costs will be borne by the Saudis, with the majority of matches staged in their country. ‘Previous… […]

Justin Trudeau Uses “Administrative Action” To Ban All Handgun Sales In Canada

This may come as a surprise, but it wasn’t until 2007 that the global urban population overtook the rural population. At that time, the two groups were split nearly 50/50, with around 3.3 billion people apiece. Today, the percentage of people living in urban areas has grown to over 55%, and is expected to reach 68% by 2050. Due to […]

Giorgia Meloni sworn in as Italy’s first woman PM, Greek PM sends congratulations

Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni has been sworn in as Italian prime minister, to become the first woman to head a government in Italy. Meloni took the oath on Saturday before President Sergio Mattarella at the Quirinal Palace in Rome, once home to popes and kings of Italy. Meloni’s appointment is an historic event for the […]

The Legacy of the Greeks: Classical Greece and its Influence on Sydney

The glory of classical Greece has had a deep impact globally, its broad influence reaching to all corners of the earth. Although separated by ten thousand miles and twenty-five hundred years, in many regards classical Greece and Sydney are not so much apart as alike. The glory years of classical Greece has had a profound […]

These Are The World’s Most-Surveilled Cities

This may come as a surprise, but it wasn’t until 2007 that the global urban population overtook the rural population. At that time, the two groups were split nearly 50/50, with around 3.3 billion people apiece. Today, the percentage of people living in urban areas has grown to over 55%, and is expected to reach 68% by 2050. Due to […]

Greece joins 7,767 km global relay on Climate Change

Greece has joined the global “Running Out of Time” relay for climate change that kicked off in Scotland on Friday, represented by the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature (EEPF), Greece’s oldest environmental NGO at national level. The non-stop relay covering 7,767 km will run through 18 countries and involve over 1,000,000 young participants… […]

Greece joins World in condemning Russian annexation of Ukrainian territories

Greece joined a host of countries in condemning the Russian annexation of Ukrainian territories with the Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, declaring on Friday that Greece “will never recognize the illegal annexation of Ukraine’s territories,” adding that “Russia is undermining the rules-based international order and violating the fundamental rights of Ukraine to independence and sovereignty,”… […]

China Accuses NSA Of Hacking Into Government-Funded University

The EU’s patience with Viktor Orban’s Hungary is running extremely thin after years of wrangling and threats from Brussels of triggering the “rule of law” mechanism, despite recently announced efforts of Budapest to establish an anti-graft agency.  It seems Russia’s war in Ukraine is hastening a confrontational and fractured ending to the standoff, with the […]

Greek man collapses and dies in Thailand hotel

Greek man collapsed and died on Thursday night in a Pattaya hotel in Chon Buri’s Bang Lamung district. Hotel security said the man, 54 year old Konstantinos, had appeared to be drunk when he came to sit down on a couch in the lobby. They said he had tried to get back up, but he then collapsed to the […]

Greek man collapses and dies in Thailand hotel

Greek man collapsed and died on Thursday night in a Pattaya hotel in Chon Buri’s Bang Lamung district. Hotel security said the man, 54 year old Konstantinos, had appeared to be drunk when he came to sit down on a couch in the lobby. They said he had tried to get back up, but he then collapsed to the […]

China’s property crisis worsens

China’s home prices slid at a faster pace in August, marking a 12th month of declines, underscoring how a revival of the country’s real estate market could take much longer despite a flurry of government support policies, Bloomberg reported. New-home prices in 70 cities, excluding state-subsidized housing, dropped 0.29% last month from July, when they […]

China’s property crisis worsens

China’s home prices slid at a faster pace in August, marking a 12th month of declines, underscoring how a revival of the country’s real estate market could take much longer despite a flurry of government support policies, Bloomberg reported. New-home prices in 70 cities, excluding state-subsidized housing, dropped 0.29% last month from July, when they […]

China’s property crisis worsens

China’s home prices slid at a faster pace in August, marking a 12th month of declines, underscoring how a revival of the country’s real estate market could take much longer despite a flurry of government support policies, Bloomberg reported. New-home prices in 70 cities, excluding state-subsidized housing, dropped 0.29% last month from July, when they […]

Assyrian loanwords in Kurdish

While many make a huge deal of foreign loanwords in Classical Syriac or Modern Assyrian Aramaic, little do we realise how much our own language has affected our neighbours, particularly the Kurds. As a result, the various dialects of Kurmanji (including Bahdinani) are full of Syriac/Aramaic words borrowed from their Assyrian Christian and Jewish neighbours […]

Armenia: Nancy Pelosi Condemns Recent Illegal Attacks of Azerbaijan

The speaker of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, on Sunday condemned recent “illegal” attacks by Azerbaijan against Armenia, where she is visiting after border clashes this week between Baku and Yerevan. “We strongly condemn these attacks on behalf of Congress,” said Ms Pelosi, during a press conference from the Armenian capital, accusing Azerbaijan […]

Armenia: Nancy Pelosi Condemns Recent Illegal Attacks of Azerbaijan

The speaker of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, on Sunday condemned recent “illegal” attacks by Azerbaijan against Armenia, where she is visiting after border clashes this week between Baku and Yerevan. “We strongly condemn these attacks on behalf of Congress,” said Ms Pelosi, during a press conference from the Armenian capital, accusing Azerbaijan […]

Atatürk-inspired founding father of Pakistan deified in Greece

A report by Directus published only days ago exposed that the Pakistani community in Athens is infiltrating political events in Greece to spread propaganda against India and the situation in Jammu and Kashmir. Representatives of Pakistani journalists in Greece propagated about a so-called “genocide” perpetrated against Kashmiri’s in India at an event held by the […]

Atatürk-inspired founding father of Pakistan deified in Greece

A report by Directus published only days ago exposed that the Pakistani community in Athens is infiltrating political events in Greece to spread propaganda against India and the situation in Jammu and Kashmir. Representatives of Pakistani journalists in Greece propagated about a so-called “genocide” perpetrated against Kashmiri’s in India at an event held by the […]

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