Europa League: Home win against Dynamo Kiev not enough for Albania’s Skenderbeu to advance to knockout stage

Europa League: Home win against Dynamo Kiev not enough for Albania’s Skenderbeu to advance to knockout stage

TIRANA, Nov. 24 – Albania’s Skenderbeu bid adieu to their Europa League knockout stage qualification dream on Thursday night despite claiming a deserved home win against Ukraine’s Dynamo Kyiv, their first in the first five group stage games. In a

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“Swedish Dads”, a new perspective in the traditionalistic way of rising children

“Swedish Dads”, a new perspective in the traditionalistic way of rising children

At a time when women’s voices internationally, and even in Albania, are speaking out in unison for their rights, while it’s also obvious that more work needs to be done to achieve gender equality, “Swedish Dads”, a photo exhibition by

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‘With Verdi around the world’

‘With Verdi around the world’

The Italian Embassy and Italian Institute of Culture, inspired by the second edition of the Italian Cuisine Week around the world, are hosting an ‘unconventional marketing’ event in Tirana titled “With Verdi around the world”. Since 2014, “With Verdi around

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Betim Muço’s novel declared best literary work in Tirana’s Book Fair

Betim Muço’s novel declared best literary work in Tirana’s Book Fair

TIRANA, Nov. 19 – During its last day, Tirana’s Book Fair crowned its 5-day activities by awarding the best creators, scholars and translators who participated prizes by the Association of Albanian Publishers. 2017’s best literary work was awarded to Betim

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‘Me and the Flea’, a show with live music and animation for the entire family

‘Me and the Flea’, a show with live music and animation for the entire family

The show ‘Me and the Flea’, by Dutch theatre act Lichtbende, will come to Tirana sponsored by the Ministry of the Kingdom of the Netherlands for children and adults alike to enjoy. Appropriate for children that are older than 4

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‘Albanian Week’ Fair, a parade dedicated to tradition

‘Albanian Week’ Fair, a parade dedicated to tradition

The ‘Albanian Week’ Fair is an annual event dedicated to Albanian tradition that aims to voice pride over the country’s culture in a variety of artistic fields. This is another celebration organized in the context of Albania’s Independence – the

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British Emeli Sandé, the guest star of Tirana’s White Night

British Emeli Sandé, the guest star of Tirana’s White Night

After the successive visits of some of the most celebrated names in the music industry (Jessie J, Giusy Ferreri, Bebe Rexha and Dua Lipa) in what seems to have become a tradition for the capital, Tirana will now be hosting

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Prosecutors issue arrest warrants for three former police officials

Prosecutors issue arrest warrants for three former police officials

TIRANA, Nov. 23 – The General Prosecutor’s Office has issued arrest warrants for three former high-ranking police officials who had served in the Vlora region as part of an investigation tied to the Habilaj gang. Prosecutors to suspect the officials

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Kurbin residents protest against poverty and discrimination

Kurbin residents protest against poverty and discrimination

KURBIN, Nov. 21 – Hundreds of students, residents and parents of schoolchildren protested this week against poverty and discrimination in Lezha’s Kurbin municipality, northern Albania. The protesters claimed their province, which has not been properly looked after for years now,

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Chief prosecutor’s future uncertain with mandate end in constitutionally grey area

Chief prosecutor’s future uncertain with mandate end in constitutionally grey area

TIRANA, Nov. 21 – International representatives serving in an advisory role to justice reform bodies have recommended that a short-term General Prosecutor be chosen by parliament through a simple majority vote once the mandate of current General Prosecutor Adriatik Llalla

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