Era Istrefi to perform at World Cup 2018 closing ceremony today

Era Istrefi, Nicky Jam and Will Smith will perform the official World Cup song ‘Live It Up’ before Sunday’s World Cup final in Moscow today. Kosovan pop star Istrefi said she most enjoyed the “two Albanians who scored for Switzerland against Serbia”, a reference to...

Liverpool have signed Swiss-Albanian forward Xherdan Shaqiri on a five-year deal

Liverpool have signed Switzerland forward Xherdan Shaqiri from Stoke City on a five-year deal, after triggering his £13m release clause. The 26-year-old was Stoke's top scorer last season with eight goals as they were relegated from the Premier League. He joined the...

Albanian fan wanted for enraging Serbian nationalists freed

An Albanian citizen who was wanted on criminal charges in Serbia after he took credit for a drone that flew a nationalist banner over a soccer stadium and prompted fan violence said Tuesday that he has been released from prison. Ismail Morina, aka Ballisti, was...

Albania’s ‘slope city’ is at risk of disappearing

Gjirokastra crumbles as officials struggle to fund restoration The Lolomani dwelling, formerly the home of the Ottoman period family of that name, was once an impressive sight in the mountainside town of Gjirokastra in southern Albania. Now the house lies in ruins,...

Ftesë për aplikim në dy kampe/shkolla verore me fëmijë nga diaspora, Kosova dhe Shqipëria

I. Qëllimi Këto dy (2) kampe/shkolla/ verore do t’u mundësojnë të rinjve nga diaspora të krijojnë lidhje të reja shoqërore. Gjatë qëndrimit në vendlindje, nxënësit do të kenë aktivitete të shumta me tema të ndryshme në funksion të edukimit të tyre, që t’ua forcojë...

“It was horrible because I’m a refugee and I have seen my house and my neighbours’ houses burned down before”

West Hampstead fire is now ‘under control’: Eight fire crews were called yesterday to blazing balconies in Orwell Building Neighbours have described the terrifying moment fire ripped through four balconies in a new build West Hampstead block this morning. One woman,...