Swedish Tunisian man, 22, held over brutal murder of Flamur Beqiri in front of wife and son

A man was arrested in Denmark five days ago over the brutal Christmas Eve murder of suspected drug kingpin Flamur "Alex" Beqiri in front of his wife and young son. The 22-year-old suspect was held under a European Arrest Warrant at Copenhagen Airport at the request of...

A new pope? No, just Kosovan forward Donis Avdijaj

The Heart of Midlothian Football Club, a Scottish soccer team known as Hearts, confirmed the signing of a star player with fanfare equal to the announcement of a new pope. A tweet posted by the professional soccer team, heralded the signing of Kosovan forward Donis...

AJO – Kosovo Jazz concert on 21 February in London

Where: Rich Mix, 35-47 BETHNAL GREEN ROAD, LONDON E1 6LA, When: 21 February 2020 at 8.00pm. Tickets: https://richmix.org.uk/book-online/556802 AJO is a singer-songwriter based in London. A Kosovan born artist, a well known former TV presenter and journalist her roots...

Peckham Bazaar: John Gionleka is more comfortable crafting creative Balkan-inspired recipes than being the centre of attention

Peckham Bazaar is a simple room on an unassuming residential corner, with plain chairs and tables and happy customers lit by candles. The kitchen is not so much open as actually inside the dining room, a thin grill space running along one inside wall. Food was the...

Kosovo women’s national team rose four places in the latest world rankings

At first glance, a four-place rise from 126th to 122nd in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking might not seem like a significant improvement. Yet it shows that, despite being formed less than nine years ago, the Kosovo women’s national team are on the right track. Coach...

The British-Albanian Lawyers Association celebrate their 4th year

Last night in London, the British-Albanian Lawyers Association have celebrated 4 years as an organisation in the presence of lawyers, trainee lawyers, students, leaders of our community organisations, professionals of different fields, the Albanian Ambassador to the...
Albania: Beach holidays with a difference

Albania: Beach holidays with a difference

The appeal of a beach holiday needs no explanation, but there are alternatives to busy, sun-drenched Mediterranean favourites. Sandwiched between Greece and Montenegro, Albania has long stood in the shadows of its neighbours in spite of its miles of golden beaches,...

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