5 Apr 2021
Before parliament had even finished voting her into office, Kosovo's new President Vjosa Osmani was already the apparent target of sexist remarks from an MP and professor
22 Dec 2020
Kosovo was preparing for a snap poll Tuesday after its top court annulled a vote that installed Prime Minister Avdullah Hoti, fuelling further turmoil in the crisis-hit democracy.
9 Nov 2020
Kosovo's former president Hashim Thaci pleaded not guilty to war crimes charges in the 1990s war against Serbia as he appeared for the first time at a special international court in The Hague on Monday.
5 Nov 2020
Kosovo President Hashim Thaci resigned Thursday to face trial in a war crimes court in The Hague, a dramatic downfall for a politician who has dominated the former Serbian province for over a decade.
6 Sep 2020
Turkey on Sunday voiced disappointment over majority-Muslim Kosovo's decision to recognise Israel and set up its mission in Jerusalem.
11 Sep 2019
Englands relentless march towards Euro 2020 continued with a thrilling victory over Kosovo, who scored after just 34 seconds, reports BBC. However, a shoddy defensive display and the fearless approach of their opponents meant this turned into a night of concern for manager, Gareth Southgate.
12 Jun 2019
Kosovo embraced former US President Bill Clinton on Wednesday as it thanked the West for the NATO intervention 20 years ago that ended its separatist war with Serbia and cleared a path for independence.
19 Apr 2019
Tens of thousands of supporters of Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic on Friday rallied in Belgrade, in a show of force after months of opposition demonstrations. Vucic, once an ultranationalist and close ally of the late Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic, has become a staunch pro-European liberal who hopes to bring Serbia into the EU. Marchers, who…
5 Oct 2018
European Union Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker on Friday warned of a new war in the Balkans if Bosnia, Albania, Serbia, Macedonia, Montenegro and Kosovo do not feel the EU is serious about offering them future membership.
31 Mar 2018
Kosovo's prime minister has sacked his top security chiefs and ordered a probe into the expulsion of six members of US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen's movement, which is blamed by Turkey for a 2016 coup attempt. Five teachers at a Gulen school and a doctor were spirited back to Turkey on Thursday in a covert…
26 Dec 2017
Angry Kosovans hung hundreds of neckties on the fence outside the government's headquarters on Tuesday in protest after its leader justified doubling his own salary by saying that wearing smart clothes was part of his job.
12 May 2015
One person was injured Tuesday as a helicopter of the EU police and justice mission (EULEX) in Kosovo crashed at Pristina international airport, officials said. "Around 3:00 pm (1300 GMT) an accident occurred with a EULEX helicopter on the runway that was flying for training purposes," the airport said in a statement. "There is one…