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Kosovo jails former minister for denying a war massacre

05 Dec 2019

PRISTINA A court in Kosovo has sentenced a lawmaker who once served as a government minister to two years in jail for denying a massacre by Serb forces in 1999 which prompted NATO's intervention to halt the war.

Kosovo signs deal on joining Albania's power grid

02 Dec 2019

PRISTINA, Dec 2 Kosovo will join Albania's power grid from next April under a deal signed on Monday, ending decades of dependence on Serbia's grid.

Overnight job saves Albanian from quake but family buried in rubble of home

28 Nov 2019

THUMANE, Albania Fehmi Vata, 73, took a job as an overnight security guard to earn extra income so when the deadliest earthquake in decades hit Albania in Tuesday's early hours, he was not at home in bed. | Video

Rescuers try to save trapped toddlers as Albania quake toll hits 30

28 Nov 2019

DURRES, Albania Italian rescue teams were trying on Wednesday to save six family members, including twin toddlers, trapped under rubble when their house collapsed after Albania's worst earthquake in decades. | Video

Overnight job saves Albanian from quake but family buried in rubble of home

28 Nov 2019

THUMANE, Albania Fehmi Vata, 73, took a job as an overnight security guard to earn extra income so when the deadliest earthquake in decades hit Albania in Tuesday's early hours, he was not at home in bed.

Powerful quake kills 21 in Albania as buildings bury residents

27 Nov 2019

TIRANA/DURRES, Albania At least 21 people were killed when the most powerful earthquake to strike Albania in decades shook the capital Tirana and the country's west and north on Tuesday, tearing down buildings and burying residents under rubble. | Video

'Welcome Bro' Kosovo tells Sterling

16 Nov 2019

PRISTINA Kosovo may have missed an opportunity to qualify for Euro 2020 but the country hopes to win hearts by offering a warm welcome to England and their visiting fans on Sunday.

Divided Kosovo mountain village unites to fight hydropower plant

11 Oct 2019

BITI E POSHTME, Kosovo, Oct 11 Kosovo Albanians and their Serb neighbours, who have lived apart in their tiny village for decades, united on Friday to protest against the building of a hydropower plant which they say will deprive them of water and all-important raspberry crop.

Trump's envoy visits Kosovo in push for new talks with Serbia

09 Oct 2019

PRISTINA A special envoy of U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in Kosovo on Wednesday three days after it held an election, in a new push to restart talks with Serbia to reach a final deal that would pave the way for Kosovo's membership in the United Nations.

Kosovo voters flock to opposition parties in parliamentary poll

07 Oct 2019

PRISTINA The opposition leftist Vetevendosje party was set to come in first in Kosovo's parliamentary poll, but it will have to negotiate a coalition to form a government. | Video

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