Mustafa and Thaci leave the capital city, regardless of the protest

During the time that nationwide protest will be held in Prishtina, Prime Minister Isa Mustafa and Deputy Prime Minister Hashim Thaci are not in the capital city. At the time of the announcement of protest wich will be held today in Prishtina, at 2:00pm, with the request for the dismissal of the Minister Aleksandar Jablanovic and […]

Kosova to compete in Olympics at Rio 2016 after IOC recognition

A Kosova team will compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio after the nation gained full membership of the International Olympic Committee. It was confirmed as the 205th national Olympic committee at the IOC session in Monte Carlo on Tuesday. Kosova declared independence in 2008 from Serbia, which does not recognise it as a […]

Why Every Human Needs Downtime

Huffington Post Canada If you want to live a fully successful life, you need to plan out time to do absolutely nothing.That’s the message Arianna Huffington shared with audiences in Toronto on Tuesday, at The Art Of Leadership conference, and also as part of the “ShiftDisturbers” speaker series at Rotman School of Management. Huffington, the […]

From Tirana to Belgrade, a history of three visits

Ruben AVXHIU Illyria Newspaper Editor-In-Chief   This week saw a new milestone in the complicated relations between Albania and Serbia, the historic visit of Prime Minister Edi Rama in Belgrade. While Albania has never been technically in war with Serbia, the bloodied conflict in Kosovo which pitied mostly ethnic-Albanians against the Serbian state and then […]

Ismail Kadare awarded with “Jeronim de Rada” prize

News Sources Albanian writer Ismail Kadare was awarded the “Jeronim De Rada” prize. In an event held during the “Book Fair” in Tirana, Kadare took the prize from the Italian Ambassador Massimo Gaiani. The famous writer praised the award of the first genius of the Renaissance and added that De Rada helped change the path […]

Kurti: PDK wants a Government Republic

‘Lëvizja Vetëvendosje’ on Saturday has held a meeting with Mitrovica citizens. ‘Vetevendosje’ leader, Albin Kurti, has explained in what happened in this period and about the political consequences. Express Newspaper, Prishtina “We are in a situation, where us as the Parliamentarian Member and PDK with the help of the Constitutional Court, has left the Republic […]

«Discovering» Europe as a Canadian-Albanian

  Kristi THÊLLIMI Student at York University`s Schulich School of Business L Living as a technical first-generation Albanian immigrant in Canada can at times be summarised as a surreal experience; caught between the old world and the new, the European and the Canadian, one tends to get their wires crossed and is unsure as to […]

Albanian Heritage Night on November 28th during NBA game Raptors vs. Mavericks in Toronto

Albanian Heritage night at Air Canada Centre on November 28th, 2014. Raptors vs. Mavericks. Special Albanian performance by “Shqiponjat e vogla” at 7pm. Come out and celebrate the Albanian Flag Day with Toronto Raptors. Listed below is the link and required passcode for the group discount for tickets. https://oss.ticketmaster.com/html/go.htmI… Passcode:ALBANIA14 Sponsors for this event:   […]