Author: Toplica

Telegraph: The Albanian-Italian chef’s pizza, the best one in the UK (photos and video)

Nicola Rexha for Pappa Roma The Di Bosco for Pappa Roma in South Kensington, London, was crowned the National Pizza of the Year 2017. Rexha’s Signature Pizza Di Bosco – which means ‘From the Woods’ – was praised by the judges for its seasonality, high quality and perfectly balanced flavours. “We usually cook by the season in the restaurant and we’re in mushroom season, so for Di Bosco we used wild mushrooms, truffle, stracciatella and 24-month aged parma ham,” says Rexha. “All of the toppings are top quality and chosen in the right season and weather, so that’s the...

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Alketa Xhafa: DO VOTE! Vote to end the Poverty!

Artist call to act to fight the poverty! It is our ultimate fight! It is not about charity, but it is about justice. Kosovars are angry and therefore looking for ways to fight for bringing a change and liberating themselves from being disadvantaged. Today, I am very angry. So, today I TAKE action to break down this problem, starting off with these black and white photographs of Kosovo’s most impoverished lives, stories of people’s realities that are easy for us to turn away from and do nothing. But, I chose to expose these photos for what they are portraying....

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Albanian superstars: Rita Ora will reappear tonight on Jonathan Ross Show, two weeks after Dua Lipa’s debut

When? Tonight: Sat 28 Oct 10:20pm – 11:25pm ITV The British-Albanian super star, Rita Ora is one of the star guests on Jonathan Ross Show on ITV. On this all star line-up are also Ed Sheeran, Gordon Ramsay and Russell Howard. Rita appeared first time on this show celebrating her No. 1 single, ‘How We Do (Party),’ with a performance of the high-energy tune on Saturday 18 August 2012. But also two weeks ago, another British-Albanian raising star, Dua Lipa, performed live with her new song “New Rules”. Rita is a 26-year-old singer, actress, presenter, judge and model of Albanian...

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The Princes and the Popstar! William and Harry rub shoulders with Rita Ora as they hosted a reception at Kensington Palace

They’re used to regularly rubbing shoulders with pop stars – with Ellie Goulding even performing at William and Kate’s wedding reception in 2011. And Prince William and Harry welcomed another chart-topping singer, Rita Ora, to Kensington Palace as they hosted a reception for Radio 1’s Teen Heroes of 2017. The pair met with winners and finalists of the national awards, as well as Radio 1 hosts Nick Grimshaw, Greg James and Clara Amfo. William, 35, and Harry, 33, both looked animated as they met with inspirational youngsters at the reception on Wednesday. Read more:...

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Albanian muscular hero who saved drowning woman from River Thames and emerged ‘looking like Daniel Craig’

A muscular hero who saved a woman from drowning has told how he leapt into the River Thames after she screamed: ‘I can’t swim!’ Genci Gestila was sitting on a pub garden bench having a drink with a friend when he noticed someone falling from nearby Kew Bridge, west London, into the river. Alarmed, he rushed to the river bank and called out to a woman who was bobbing up and down in the water. But the 21-year-old year waiter told MailOnline he knew he had to act when he saw the woman disappear under the surface. He said:...

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