Latest Culture and Lifestyle News from Kosovo
24 Aug 09
A homeless man is under arrest following a devastating fire which destroyed a historic building in the heart of Pristina.
14 Aug 09
The director of Kosovo’s National Theatre, Arian Krasniqi, resigned today citing “political interference” in his work.
28 Jul 09
A Turkish soap opera, Aci Hajat ("Bitter Life") is the most watched programme on Kosovo television with more than 50 per cent viewership, an Index Kosova survey shows.
17 Jul 09
Bill Clinton’s famous beaming smile and cheesy wave have greeted people arriving in Pristina for many years.
22 Apr 09
Kosovo’s Philately issued a new postage stamp picturing the Monastery of Decani.
10 Feb 09
Nine artists from Kosovo will get the opportunity to show their work at the Balkan Democracy exhibition, presented at the Palais Thurn und Taxis Art House in Bregenz Austria.
29 Jan 09
Kosovo actor Enver Petrovci, one of the most prominent actors of the former Yugoslavia, said he would be moving to Albania for a better life as he doesn’t see any future for himself in Kosovo.
12 Jan 09
Macedonian police took into custody a horse used by a crime ring to smuggle air conditioners from Serbia.
26 Dec 08
Who says Santa has to ride a flying sleigh? In Skopje, he drives a taxi.
09 Dec 08
A museum on water aimed to depict an ancient stilt-house settlement opened Monday on the south-eastern coast of Lake Ohrid, Macedonia’s largest tourist destination.
13 Nov 08
Skopje _ World famous Macedonian pianist Simon Trpceski's debut concert with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on Wednesday will launch a Days of Macedonian Culture programme in the United States.
17 Oct 08
Skopje _ The 27th Jazz Festival in Skopje starts on Friday evening with the joint performance by the renown German oud player and composer of Lebanese origin Rabih Abou-Khalil and Macedonia’s philharmonic orchestra.
23 Sep 08
Pristina _ Kosovo’s Judicial Council has recommended President Fatmir Sejdiu to discharge three judges, one of them who is believed to be dead, Balkan Insight has learnt.
16 Sep 08
Pristina _ A mix-up left Kosovo’s Presidential office red-faced on Monday, when President Fatmir Sejdiu met a senior Greek official without knowing who he was.
07 Aug 08
Sarajevo_ Large crowds were expected to hear Andrea Bocelli sing on Thursday, August 7, in Medjugorje, the shrine town in Bosnia and Herzegovina, about 25 kilometres from Mostar.