Ebola suspected in Briton''s death in Macedonia, hotel sealed off

 A British man showing symptoms of the Ebola virus died in Macedonia on Thursday and authorities said they had sealed off a hotel where he stayed, keeping another Briton and hotel staff inside.

18 sentenced in major espionage case in Macedonia

 Eighteen people were convicted in Macedonia Monday for their participation in a group that supplied foreign intelligence services with sensitive information about national security here.

Turkey supports Macedonia's bid to join NATO

Turkey will continue to support Macedonia's aspiration to join NATO and the European Union (EU), Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Wednesday.

Macedonia, Serbia not to join EU's sanction against Russia

Macedonia and Serbia, both candidate countries of the European Union (EU), reiterated Monday that they would not implement the EU's sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis.

Del Bosque upbeat after new-look Spain thump Macedonia
Del Bosque upbeat after new-look Spain thump Macedonia

Spain badly needed a convincing performance after their World Cup flop and coach Vicente del Bosque had plenty of positives to dwell on after Monday`s 5-1 Euro 2016 qualifying victory over Macedonia.

Dani Carvajal out of Spain opener, doubt for Madrid derby
Dani Carvajal out of Spain opener, doubt for Madrid derby

Real Madrid right-back Dani Carvajal will miss out on his first competitive international for Spain as they open their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign against Macedonia on Monday due to a hamstring injury.

Del Bosque confirms Iker Casillas to start against Macedonia
Del Bosque confirms Iker Casillas to start against Macedonia

 Spain boss Vicente del Bosque has said he will keep faith with captain Iker Casillas in goal for his side`s opening Euro 2016 qualifier at home to Macedonia on Monday.

19-year-old Munir delighted at shock Spain call-up
19-year-old Munir delighted at shock Spain call-up

FC Barcelona`s 19-year-old striker Munir el Haddadi committed his future to Spain just a day after his shock call-up by national football coach Vicente del Bosque for the squad which entertains Macedonia in a 2016 European Championship qualifying match Monday.

Vicente Del Bosque shocks Spain with call for Barcelona youngster Munir el Haddadi
Vicente Del Bosque shocks Spain with call for Barcelona youngster Munir el Haddadi

Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque produced a major surprise when he called FC Barcelona's teenage striker Munir el Haddadi into his squad for the European Football Championship qualifying match at home to Macedonia Monday.

Diego Costa out of Spain's Euro 2016 qualifier with Macedonia
Diego Costa out of Spain's Euro 2016 qualifier with Macedonia

In-form Chelsea striker, Diego Costa has been ruled out of Spain's Euro 2016 qualifier against Macedonia due to a hamstring injury.

Keeper Diego Lopez to join AC Milan from Real Madrid, Filippo Inzaghi confirms

AC Milan have agreed to sign Spanish goalkeeper Diego Lopez from Real Madrid, the Italian Serie A club`s coach Filippo Inzaghi said on Saturday.

Cameroon fall to Paraguay in World Cup friendly

Cameroon`s preparations for next month`s World Cup took a knock when the Africans fell 2-1 to Paraguay in a pre-tournament friendly in Kufstein on Thursday.

Macedonia conservatives claim double victory

Macedonia`s ruling conservatives claimed a landslide victory in parliamentary and presidential elections.

Macedonia votes in snap polls, presidential run-off

Macedonians vote for a new assembly and president Sunday in a poll expected to cement the conservatives` grip on power, despite a shaky economy and a stalemate in Skopje`s bid to join the EU.

Macedonia presidential election set for second vote

Macedonia`s presidential election looks set for a run-off vote later this month after preliminary results of the first round seemed to show the incumbent falling short of outright victory.

Macedonian Orthodox Church bans Facebook for priests

Macedonia`a Orthodox Church has ordered its priests and nuns not to use Facebook or be ready to face unnamed sanctions, church officials said.

At least 22 people injured in Macedonia riots

Violent ethnic riots rattled Macedonia`s capital, culminating with hundreds raging through the city center, clashing with police, overturning cars and attacking a bus station.

European court condemns CIA in landmark ruling

A European court issued a landmark ruling that condemned the CIA`s so-called extraordinary renditions programs.

World Court rules against Greece in Macedonia case

It may make it
politically difficult for Greece to block Macedonia`s entry
into NATO if it reapplies.

Macedonia plants 7mn trees to revive its forests

Every summer wildfires destroy thousands of hectares of forests in Macedonia.