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Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama moots co-presidency with Kosovo

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama said today his country and Kosovo could one day have a single president as a "symbol of national unity" between Tirana and Pristina.

Feb 19, 2018, 09:57 AM IST

Albania's ruling Socialists set to win: Exit poll

The exit poll by Italy's IPR Marketing, with a margin of error of two percent, showed the Socialists are set to win between 45 and 49 percent of the vote, which could secure them more than half of the seats in parliament.

Jun 26, 2017, 09:26 AM IST

Albania`s left-wing ruling coalition leads local polls

Albania`s ruling left-wing coalition was leading in most areas after local elections at the weekend, the first results showed Monday, as international observers assessed the polling day "positively

Jun 23, 2015, 01:55 AM IST

Albanian opposition cries foul in local elections

The Albanian opposition condemned what it called voting "irregularities" in local elections Sunday seen as a test of the Balkan country`s fragile democracy as it pushes to join the European Union.

Jun 22, 2015, 02:40 AM IST

Albanian PM to visit flashpoint in fraught Serbia visit

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama left Belgrade Tuesday for the Albanian-populated southern Presevo Valley a day after his historic visit to Serbia was marred by a clash with his hosts over Kosovo.

Nov 11, 2014, 14:43 PM IST

Kosovo comes between Serbian, Albanian leaders at historic meeting

Billed as a new chapter in Balkan history, the first visit by an Albanian leader to Serbia in 68 years descended on Monday into a public row between prime ministers over the independence of the majority-Albanian former Serbian province of Kosovo.

Nov 11, 2014, 01:33 AM IST

Albanian, Serbian leaders clash over Kosovo during historic visit

Albania`s prime minister, the first to visit Serbia in 68 years, urged Belgrade on Monday to accept the independence of majority-Albanian Kosovo and was accused by his Serbian counterpart of "provocation".

Nov 10, 2014, 19:40 PM IST

Serbia to decide on Albanian PM visit after football mayhem

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said Friday he was undecided whether his Albanian counterpart should go ahead with a planned historic visit after violence halted a Serbia-Albania football match this week.

Oct 18, 2014, 10:54 AM IST

After soccer row, Serbia says Albania not mature enough for Europe

Serbia`s interior minister said on Thursday Albania was "not mature enough" to join the European community, stepping up a war of words over a drone stunt that forced a Euro 2016 soccer qualifier between the Balkan nations to be abandoned.

Oct 16, 2014, 19:05 PM IST

After soccer row, Serbia says Albania not mature enough for Europe

Serbia`s interior minister said on Thursday that Albania was "not mature enough" to join the European community, stepping up a war of words over a drone stunt that forced a soccer match between the Balkan nations.

Oct 16, 2014, 15:34 PM IST

Albanian PM to make first Serbia visit in 68 years

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama will make a landmark visit to Serbia later this month, the first of its kind in 68 years, the foreign ministry said on Monday.

Oct 06, 2014, 23:46 PM IST