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All Balkan contestants in the semi finals on Tuesday failed to qualify for Eurosong. Macedonia and Albania are still hoping they will qualify on Thursday show in Malmo.
Performers from Croatia, Montenegro and Serbia will take to the stage for the first semi-final of Eurovision 2013 on Tuesday, closely watched by the glitzy song contest’s Balkan fans.
The jury in the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence has selected 10 participants for this year’s programme.
Six people have been accused of demolishing part of the infamous former Communist prison camp of Spac in the region of Mirdita in northern Albania.
Movies from the Balkans have a significant presence at this year's international fim festival in Berlin, which opens on February 7.
Police at the border crossing of Kakavije with Greece on Thursday arrested Edjon Abazi for trying to smuggle religious antiques out of the country in the trunk of his car.
The Forum for Protection of Cultural Heritage, a Tirana-based pressure group, has accused the Ministry of Culture of doing little to preserve the mosaic on the façade of Albania’s National Museum, which is falling apart.
Animal rights activists are using social networks to rescue and arrange adoptions for hundreds of abandoned kittens and puppies.
The first ever Culture Watch Award for analytical and investigative reporting on cultural issues in the Balkans went to Valentina Milenkovic from Vranje.
The closing event of the three-year project “Balkan Initiative for Cultural Cooperation, Exchange and Development”, BICCED, started on Thursday in Belgrade's Youth Centre.
Four journalists from the region have made it to the Culture Watch Award shortlist.
A series of leaked letters sent by Ismail Kadare to the widow of the former Stalinist dictator, Enver Hoxha, have reopened a debate on the writer’s rapport with the authorities.
Some 30,000 activists have signed an online petition asking the internet giant to mark Albania’s 100 years of independence with a Doodle.
The UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe is hosting the Albanian pavilion at the 13th International Exhibition of Architecture in Venice for the second time.
Journalists who attended BIRN's summer school 2012 have obtained funds to conduct cross-border investigations.
The Art-Kontakt Festival is expected to attract thousands of people this weekend in the Porto Palermo Castle, with a mixture of music and modern art inspired by the global economic crisis.
While authorities promise action following the shocking destruction of an ancient fresco by blundering thieves, activists and experts remain skeptical of their pledges.
A survey published by the American Chamber of Commerce in Albania reveals that the majority of its members saw an economic downturn in 2012 and expect worse in 2013.