Kosovo Unions Back Cancellation of Workers’ Day Holiday
PRISTINA – Labour unions in Kosovo support a proposal from ruling Democratic Party MP Nait Hasani to remove International Workers’ Day on May 1 from the country’s list of the official holida...
Gruevski Summoned to Serve Jail Sentence
SKOPJE – Macedonia’s former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski has been told to report to prison on November 8 the latest, to serve his two-year jail sentence for the illicit purchase of a luxury ...
Meta against Thaçi on borders issue: “It consumes a lot of energy on the wrong objectives”
GARMISH – Speaking at the George Marshall Center in Germany, the Albanian President, Ilir Meta, said that the Balkan issue is still unresolved. He said that the recent proposition for a new deba...
Skopje, Albanians request constitutional amends
SKOPJE – Two Albanian parties may change the balance of votes at the Parliament of Macedonia regarding the agreement with Greece. Besa and the Alliance for Albanians insist that this is a good m...
Kosovo Serb politician Ivanovic killed in northen part of Mitrovica
Prishtina – Oliver Ivanovic, a Kosovo Serb politician, was shot and killed by unidentified gunmen at the entrance of his party headquarters on Tuesday morning. The Kosovo Police (KP) in north Mi...
House with 25ft great white shark on its roof
A house with a 25ft great white shark sticking out of its roof is set to be given listed status by a council who originally wanted it demolished. City councillors hated the monster ‘jaws’ ...
‘Criminal Santa’ Trapped In Chimney Is Forced To Call 911
A man cops are calling “Criminal Santa” had to call 911 when he reportedly found himself trapped in a California business’s chimney this week. Citrus Heights Police allege 32-year-ol...
Mafia wife who became ‘Godmother’ caught in sting
Maria Angela Di Trapini is caught in a sting involving more than 200 police officers, helicopters and sniffer dogs. Police have arrested a woman suspected of masterminding a reshuffle of the Sicilian ...
Worcestershire man makes igloo with washing up bowl and snow
A man who built an igloo in his girlfriend’s back garden in Worcestershire says he would like to take tips from “real eskimos” to improve his skills. Ben Crutch realised when he woke...
Bosnian Serb Ex-Soldiers Arrested on Genocide Charges
Three former Bosnian Serb Army soldiers were arrested on suspicion that they assisted and committed genocide and crimes against humanity against Bosniaks in the Vlasenica area in 1995. State Investiga...
Serb accused of war crimes chooses to remain silent
The EULEX Special Prosecutor dealing with war crimes, Paul Flynn, interviewed Kosovo Serb man Darko Tasic, who is suspected of being involved in war crimes against civil population in Krusha e Vogel. ...
10 MPs investigated by Police after protest in Parliament
Tirana – 10 MPs of the Albanian Parliament will be investigated by police for the protest that was organized by the opposition. The MPs are accused of public disorder and for disobeying police o...
Police: “Six police officers injured, two of them female”
Tirana – he state police declared that six police officers were injured during today’s protest. The Police explain that the injured officers come from the “Shqiponja” special unit, and thr...
Bushati: “Optimistic that the War Law issue with Greece will be resolved”
Korça – The Albanian Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs is optimistic about the relations between Albania and Greece. Bushati said that the expected solution is to abrogate the War Law wit...
Putin for Kosovo: “Russia will support any solution coming from dialogue”
Moscow – Russia will support any solution for Kosovo that would have the accordance of Belgrade and Prishtina. This declaration was made by the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, after receiving...
Ebola survivors sue Sierra Leone
Ebola survivors with support from a rights group in Sierra Leone on Friday began legal actions against the government at the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice in Abuj...
400,000 Congolese children risk starvation, UNICEF says
At least 400,000 children in the conflict-ridden Kasai region of the DRC could starve to death in the coming year without urgent aid, the UNICEF warned Tuesday. By AA ”At least 400,000 children ...
Rohingya in Bangladesh camps lack access to clean water
Overcrowding at refugee camps in Bangladesh is posing health risks to Rohingya Muslims, mainly by limiting access to clean water, said Doctors Without Borders. By AA Mohammed Musoke, Bangladesh medica...
Indians catch glimpse of sky as smog clears in capital
New Delhi – Citizens in the Indian capital New Delhi caught a glimpse of the sky on Monday as smog showed the first few signs of clearing up. By AA Smog — a mixture of smoke and fog —...
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Kosovo Unions Back Cancellation of Workers’ Day Holiday

PRISTINA – Labour unions in Kosovo support a proposal from ruling Democratic Party MP Nait Hasani to remove International Workers’ Day on May 1 from the country’s list of the official holidays. Union representatives told BIRN that they support MP Nait Hasani’s initiative to remove severa...

Gruevski Summoned to Serve Jail Sentence

SKOPJE – Macedonia’s former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski has been told to report to prison on November 8 the latest, to serve his two-year jail sentence for the illicit purchase of a luxury ...

Meta against Thaçi on borders issue: “It consumes a lot of energy on the wrong objectives”

GARMISH – Speaking at the George Marshall Center in Germany, the Albanian President, Ilir Meta, said that the Balkan issue is still unresolved. He said that the recent proposition for a new deba...

Skopje, Albanians request constitutional amends

SKOPJE – Two Albanian parties may change the balance of votes at the Parliament of Macedonia regarding the agreement with Greece. Besa and the Alliance for Albanians insist that this is a good m...

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Health
Ebola survivors sue Sierra Leone

Ebola survivors with support from a rights group in Sierra Leone on Friday began legal actions against the government at the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice in Abuj...

400,000 Congolese children risk starvation, UNICEF says

At least 400,000 children in the conflict-ridden Kasai region of the DRC could starve to death in the coming year without urgent aid, the UNICEF warned Tuesday. By AA ”At least 400,000 children ...

Rohingya in Bangladesh camps lack access to clean water

Overcrowding at refugee camps in Bangladesh is posing health risks to Rohingya Muslims, mainly by limiting access to clean water, said Doctors Without Borders. By AA Mohammed Musoke, Bangladesh medica...

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Turkey unveils 3rd Bosphorus bridge

Istanbul – A third bridge spanning Istanbul’s Bosphorus waterway opened Friday with a ceremony attended by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Binali Yildirim. “We are connecti...

Kosova refuses participation in Nis summit

Prishtina – Kosova Chamber of Commerce has refused to take part in the meetings between Albania and Serbia expected to take place in the month of October in Nis. The decision followed the decisi...

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US: Hack for WhatsApp discovered

Cybersecurity researchers announced Wednesday a vulnerability in messaging service WhatsApp that allows hackers to breach accounts by sending an image with malicious software. Telegram, another popula...

Facebook bug ‘kills’ users in ‘terrible error’

Facebook’s own CEO was among the “dead” during the bug’s brief appearance An unusual bug on Facebook briefly labelled many people as dead. The error on Friday caused the social...

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Prizren Business Forum 2016 will be held from 22nd to 25th September

Prizren – We are kindly inviting you to take part at the „“INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CONFERENCE & FAIR MEETING – PRIZREN 2016” which will be held from 22.09.2016 to 25.09.2016, by the ...

The famous Old Stone Bridge of Prizren

The Old Bridge is located in the old city core. As the river divides the town into two old parts, the Stone Bridge played (and plays) an important role in the development of trade and life in general,...

Springs of Shatërvan Square

Prizren – The Shadervan is a tourist area on the south side of town, there are numerous cafes and restaurants there. The ancient water fountain is a protected cultural monument, there is a legen...

Mehmed Pasha’s Mosque in Prizren

Prizren – Mehmed Pasha’s mosque is one of the largest mosques of Prizren, Found on the south-eastern part of the city and has a special culturo-historical value. Gazi Mehmed Pasha built the ha...

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