An Albanian political candidate was shot and a supporter of a rival party killed in an exchange of gunfire near a polling station, police said Sunday.
One evening in 1964 Vergil Berger, a Reuters correspondent in Beijing, was asked by his cook to point out Albania on a globe sitting on his desk. With difficulty, Berger found a speck of red in...
Ismail Kadare is born on January 28, 1936, in museum city of Gjirokastra, Albania.
Studies languages and literature at the University of Tirana. Graduates in 1956 with a teacher's...
1958: Albania sides with China in opposing Moscow's policies of de-Stalinisation and support for Yugoslavia's 'separate road to socialism'.
ELBASAN, Albania: Special forces stormed a hijacked Greek bus, shooting dead the Albanian hijacker and a Greek hostage, witnesses said.
The air-express industry in Albania is picking up, and DHL Albania says this is a good indication of a business revival as Western companies seek to re-invest following civil unrest.
Balkan-watchers who have monitored the deteriorating situation in Albania over the past two years insist that the present turmoil was always destined to happen.
ALBANIA is set to issue tenders shortly for drilling operations in the Ionian Sea to explore for oil and natural gas.
ATHENS: The Greek Government announced it was recalling its ambassador in Albania and would protest against the convictions to the United Nations and European Union of five ethnic Greeks convicted...