Albania

Type: Country
Name: Albania
population: 3,087,159
First reported 16 mins ago - Updated 16 mins ago - 1 reports

Albania,United States : WORLD BANK supports the reform in the ALBANIAN education reform

The World Bank supports the reform in the Albanian education sector aimed at enhancing the performance and quality.The World Bank's Country Director for the Western Balkans, Ellen Goldstein made the remarks during the high-level conference "Policy dialogue ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 16 mins ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 5 reports

Martyrs' memory to be a focus of Pope's visit to Albania

Albania prepares for Pope Francis' Sept. 21 visit. Credit: Daniel Ibanez/CNA.Focused on the memory of the martyrs, Pope Francis’ one-day journey to Albania is aimed at restoring the link between the country and its Catholic roots, which had been disturbed ... [Published EWTN News - 1 hour ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Albanian gov't drafts new national strategy

Albanian government has started working on drafting a new National Strategy 2014-2020, with the aim of joining the European Union, local media reported on Friday.Oriada Arapi, International Aid Strategic Planing Unit at the Council of Ministers, stated ... [Published China.org.cn - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Vatican Shrugs Off Warning of IS Plot

Pope Francis will travel to Albania on Sunday, despite a recent warning from Iraq's ambassador to the Holy See that the pontiff could be targeted there by Islamist State jihadists. This is the pope's first visit outside Italy to a European country.  Albania ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 3 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Samaras arrives in Baku; meeting with Aliyev

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Friday arrived in Baku, Azerbaijan and at 19:30 hours (local time) he will meet with the country΄s president Ilham Aliyev.According to AMNA, Greece is Azerbaijan΄s most important strategic partner in Europe and among ... [Published Capital.gr - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Vatican shrugs off threat as pope visits Albania

VATICAN CITY—Warnings that the Islamic State organisation may be plotting to attack Pope Francis during his visit to mostly-Muslim Albania on Sunday have been shrugged off by the Vatican.Despite warnings from Iraq’s ambassador to the Holy See that the ... [Published Manila Standard Today - 12 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Pope Visits St. Mary Major Basilica Ahead of Albania Trip

Makes His Customary Prayer to Our Lady for Success of Visit Vatican City, September 19, 2014 ( Zenit.org ) Staff Reporter | 0 hitsPope Francis paid a private visit to the Basilica of St. Mary Major on Thursday afternoon, to pray for the success of ... [Published Zenit - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 17 reports

Vatican unfazed over Islamic State threats

ed off warnings the Islamic State organisation may be plotting to attack Pope Francis during his visit to mostly-Muslim Albania on Sunday.Despite warnings from Iraq's ambassador to the Holy See the 77-year-old may be in danger - and reports in the Italian ... [Published Newstalk ZB - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Pope Will Visit Turkey

by Francis X. RoccaVATICAN CITY (CNS) – The Vatican confirmed that Pope Francis is planning to visit Turkey “in the last days of November” but said the length of his trip and his agenda in the country have yet to be determined.Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi, ... [Published Diocese of Brooklyn Tablet - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

John Kerry’s Wary Coalition

“On a humid mid-September night, Secretary of State John Kerry arrived at the royal palace on Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea coast to beg the favor of a king. The opulent compound where Abdullah bin Abdulaziz spends his summers is guarded by machine guns and ... [Published TIME.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 3 reports

Teen admits arson over arranged marriage

LANSING, Mich. -A Michigan teenager has admitted she set a fire in her house while her parents were sleeping because she didn't want to get engaged in an arranged marriage.The Lansing State Journal reports the 17-year-old from Albania pleaded guilty in ... [Published ClickOnDetroit.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Pope Faces Serious Islamic Threat on Albanian Trip

Small Balkan Country Has Been Model of Muslim-Christian CoexistenceConcluding his weekly catechesis in St. Peter's Square today, Pope Francis asked the faithful to accompany him in prayer as he travels to Albania this Sunday, Sept. 21."I decided to visit ... [Published NewsMax.com - Sep 18 2014]

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...now experiencing their new found freedom that “True religious freedom avoids the temptations of intolerance and sectarianism” and he urged them, "Do not let the sense of nation that you feel strongly at this moment degenerate into the kind of intolerant and aggressive nationalism that claims its victims still today and fuels ferocious hatreds in several parts of the world, some not far from here."
"Above all we are working to make sure that this strategy be fully implementable" stated Arapi
"I have appreciated the performance of governor Fullani for the period of time I have worked with him. But what has happened requires full investigations and accountability" Rama said
...Saakashvili up to these days? slumming it in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, where he's been "plotting a triumphant return" to Georgian politics from "his uncle's apartment in a tower on the Williamsburg waterfront."

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Pope Francis starts series of European visits w... [Published Irish Times - 1 hour ago]
Chicago Archdiocese Schedules News Conference —... [Published CBS Chicago.com - 2 hours ago]
'Together with God': Pope's Albania Trip Affirm... [Published America Magazine - 2 hours ago]
Albanian gov't drafts new national strategy [Published China.org.cn - 3 hours ago]
Vatican Shrugs Off Warning of IS Plot [Published DailyMe.Com - 3 hours ago]
XINHUA - Albanian PM supports idea of choosing ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 3 hours ago]
Vatican Shrugs off Warning of IS Plot [Published VOA News - 5 hours ago]
Albanian PM supports idea of choosing foreign c... [Published Individual.com - 5 hours ago]
Pope Francis to Travel to Albania [Published 1070wapi.com - 6 hours ago]
Pope's security detail doubled over terror conc... [Published UPI - 6 hours ago]
Pope Francis prepares to visit Albania [Published Independent Catholic News - 6 hours ago]
Priest hopes papal visit will nurture fledgling... [Published Catholic World Report - 7 hours ago]
Jorida Davidson sentenced to three years in pri... [Published Washington Post - 7 hours ago]
Visa Information System starts operations in th... [Published European Commission Delegation to BiH - 9 hours ago]
Malta commits to full implementation of Istanbu... [Published MaltaToday - 9 hours ago]
Samaras arrives in Baku; meeting with Aliyev [Published Capital.gr - 9 hours ago]
Ex-Georgian president, slumming it in Brooklyn,... [Published The Week Magazine - 10 hours ago]
Construction of Southern Gas Corridor is new ch... [Published BNR - 10 hours ago]
Minister Helena Dalli together with other Europ... [Published di-ve.com - 11 hours ago]
Saint John Paul II: his words to Albanians in 1993 [Published News.va - 11 hours ago]
Jesuit Father Anton Luli: life under persecutio... [Published News.va - 11 hours ago]
Shourky to attend UN meetings on nuclear weapon... [Published Daily Star Egypt - 11 hours ago]
Pegasus adds Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada to it... [Published Aviator Aero - 12 hours ago]
Vatican shrugs off threat as pope visits Albania [Published Manila Standard Today - 12 hours ago]
Energy Community members diverge on market reforms [Published Argus Media - 12 hours ago]
If Christ Has Not Been Raised Our Preaching and... [Published Catholic Online - 12 hours ago]
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Vatican shrugs off warning of Islamic State plo... [Published The Malaysian Insider - 21 hours ago]
Warnings that the Islamic State organisation may be plotting to attack Pope Francis during his visit to mostly-Muslim Albania on Sunday have been shrugged off by the Vatican.Despite warnings from Iraq's ambassador to the Holy See that the 77-year-old ...
In Albania, Pope Francis to celebrate religious... [Published FaithWorld - Sep 18 2014]
By Benet Koleka (St Paul’s Cathedral in Tirana, 26 July 2009/Gertjan R.) Father Gjergj Meta’s grandfather managed to save the gold chalice and communion plate from his village church when it was razed like many others in Albania during the dictatorship ...
John Kerry’s Wary Coalition [Published TIME.com - Sep 18 2014]
“On a humid mid-September night, Secretary of State John Kerry arrived at the royal palace on Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea coast to beg the favor of a king. The opulent compound where Abdullah bin Abdulaziz spends his summers is guarded by machine guns and ...
Pope Francis in Tirana, Farewell Ceremony [Published The Vatican - YouTube Channel - Sep 18 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JaN09C_1DzE&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Pope Francis in Tirana, Farewell Ceremony Farewell Ceremony at the Mother Teresa International Airport ...
Pope Francis in Tirana, Meeting with the childr... [Published The Vatican - YouTube Channel - Sep 18 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xe0uC6wWgwM&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Pope Francis in Tirana, Meeting with the children of the Betania Center Pope Francis meets the children ...
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Chinese Premier meets leaders from Serbia, Denm... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 10 2014]
Albania promises tourists coast, relics [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 11 2014]
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Sixth meeting of the Stabilisation and Associat... [Published European Council - Press - EN - May 11 2014]
A Profile of the Central European Paint Industry [Published PR Newswire - Jan 27 2014]
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