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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

Three Kosovans among dead in Munich shooting: Ministry

Three Kosovans were among the nine people killed in a shooting rampage by a German-Iranian gunman at a busy Munich shopping centre, the foreign ministry said Saturday.

Jul 23, 2016, 16:08 PM IST

Protesters fight police, set Kosovo government headquarters on fire

Demonstrators in Kosovo fought running battles with police and set fire to the government`s headquarters on Saturday as anger simmers in the young Balkan country over an accord with its former ruler, Serbia.

Jan 10, 2016, 10:03 AM IST

Serbia, Kosovo in 'landmark' agreements

Serbia and Kosovo have reached a "landmark" agreement in several key areas in a major step towards normalising ties after war and Pristina's unilateral declaration of independence, the EU said.

Aug 26, 2015, 10:45 AM IST

Kosovo condemns `any involvement` of citizens in Macedonia shootout

 Kosovo on Monday condemned "any involvement" of the breakaway territory`s citizens in a weekend shootout in Macedonia that left 22 people dead, including eight police officers.

May 11, 2015, 21:00 PM IST

Possible visit by Kosovo's Thaci puts old foe Serbia in a bind

Kosovo Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci, who led a guerrilla insurgency against Serbia, hopes to pay a landmark visit to Belgrade next week for a conference, an adviser said on Thursday, despite calls for his arrest.

Apr 16, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

Serbian FM on first visit to Pristina since Kosovo independence

 Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic on Wednesday became the first government official to visit Pristina at Kosovo`s invitation since the territory unilaterally declared independence from Belgrade in 2008.

Mar 26, 2015, 02:35 AM IST

37 injured in Kosovo protest against Serb`s `savages` jibe

 At least 37 people, including 22 police officers, were injured on Tuesday, when Kosovo police clashed with thousands of violent protesters demanding the dismissal of a Serb minister accused of insulting the ethnic-Albanian majority.

Jan 27, 2015, 21:28 PM IST

Kosovo police fire tear gas in protests against Serb minister

Police in Kosovo fired tear gas to disperse groups of stone-throwing protesters Saturday as thousands took to the streets of Pristina to demand the dismissal of a Serb minister accused of insulting the ethnic Albanian majority.

Jan 25, 2015, 01:36 AM IST

NATO chief ready to meet Russia's Lavrov in February

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Friday he was ready to meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov next month in Munich, as fighting escalates in eastern Ukraine.

Jan 23, 2015, 22:47 PM IST

Kosovo set to name new PM to end lengthy political crisis

Kosovo`s two main political parties Monday struck a surprise deal calling for the nomination of veteran politician Isa Mustafa as prime minister, in a move to end a nearly six-month political crisis.

Dec 09, 2014, 00:51 AM IST

Kosovo police arrest 15 suspected Islamic extremists

 Kosovo police arrested 15 alleged Islamic extremists, including twelve imams, early Wednesday in a massive anti-extremist operation.

Sep 17, 2014, 23:50 PM IST

Explosion at Kosovo coal-fired power plant, injuries reported

An explosion occurred at Kosovo`s second biggest coal-fired power station outside the capital Pristina on Friday and police said some people had been hurt, possibly killed.

Jun 06, 2014, 15:57 PM IST

American extradited from Kosovo over death threats

A 33-year-old man from California has been extradited from Kosovo after making death threats against an employee at the US embassy in Pristina, the Justice Department said on Tuesday.

Jan 15, 2014, 02:57 AM IST

Kosovo Serbs create rogue assembly

Kosovo`s Serb minority unilaterally founded a regional assembly to protest against steps by Belgrade recognising the breakaway Pristina government.

Jul 05, 2013, 00:50 AM IST

Kosovo, EU deploy customs, police in restive North

The Pristina govt wants to reinstate its presence in the largely lawless northern area which pledges its allegiance to Belgrade.

Sep 16, 2011, 18:12 PM IST