Albanian teenager threatened with deportation will start work after A-level results

A teenager threatened with deportation from the UK after being trafficked from Albania has received his A-level results and will begin work next month. Stiven Bregu, 18, was smuggled into the UK in the back of a lorry in 2015 to escape a violent home life, and was...

Mazhar Krasniqi, one of the 100 Great Muslim Leaders of the 20th Century, alongside Malcolm X, passes away

One of the leading figures in the New Zealand Muslim community, once recognised alongside American activist Malcolm X, has died. Mazhar Shukri Krasniqi, the president of the Federation of Islamic Associations of New Zealand (Fianz) since 1979 and a founder of the...

Photo of the month: Miley Cyrus with Dua Lipa at Sunny Hill Music Festival

Miley Cyrus bonded with Dua Lipa after putting on a racy performance at Sunny Hill Festival in Prishtina, Kosovo. The female hitmakers spent some time together backstage on Friday and Lipa gushed over Cyrus' show. "Night ONE with the queeeen @mileycyrus...

Kosova Albanian refugees who returned home from England 20 years ago (photos)

JOY at being able to return home was mixed with tears at leaving friends behind in South Cumbria as a group of refugees began their long journey back to former battle...

Gjirokastër, Albania’s best-kept secret

For a start, you’ll probably have to spend a few hours sitting on the beach with a meal 10 times cheaper than the one you had in Corfu that morning, or paddling in the same, crystal-clear Ionian Sea before you can even work out how to get to your next destination. In...

AJO sjell këngën “BESA” (Video)

Vjollca Robelli Mripa e cila njihet për hitin e saj më të hershëm “Ajo”, tashmë ka vendosë që atë këngë ta ketë edhe si shenjë identifikuese të karrierës artistike. Ju kujtohet bejbifejs Vjollca Robelli me këngën dhe videon e saj “Ajo”, publikuar para 15 viteve, që...

Top Things To Do In Kosovo

Kosovo is not a country that you automatically think of when you’re trying to come up with another Balkan bucket list location. The thing is, though, if you avoid this beautiful country, you’re actually really missing out! You might not be that aware of where Kosovo...

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Gjirokastër, Albania’s best-kept secret

For a start, you’ll probably have to spend a few hours sitting on the beach with a meal 10 times cheaper than the one you had in Corfu that morning, or paddling in the same, crystal-clear Ionian Sea before you can even work out how to get to your next destination. In...

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