'Words are my Valentine': Sharmila Ray - The
'Words are my Valentine': Sharmila RayThe HinduSharmila is no stranger to fame, already having represented India in several national and international poet meets and seminars including the prestigious Struga International Poetry evenings in Macedonia. “I could never imagine, people give so much ...and more »
Posted on 24 June 2016 | 10:06 am
Talking to Ginsberg - The Statesman
The StatesmanTalking to GinsbergThe StatesmanIn 1986 he was awarded the Golden Wreath of the Struga Poetry Evenings in Struga, Macedonia. Ginsberg was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 1995 for his book Cosmopolitan Greetings: Poems 1986-1992. A collection of his interviews have been compiled by ...
Posted on 5 June 2016 | 5:15 pm
Macedonia Albanians Make Push for Federal
Balkan InsightMacedonia Albanians Make Push for Federal StateBalkan InsightAt a time where the country is being swept by political crises and by institutional stalemate, these Albanian voices say the way they have been represented for the last 25 years in Macedonia has to change, as they still feel like second-class citizens ...and more »
Posted on 16 May 2016 | 11:46 pm
Ziadin Sela, Mayor Aiming to Unite
Balkan InsightZiadin Sela, Mayor Aiming to Unite Macedonia's AlbaniansBalkan InsightZiadin Sela, the mayor of Struga, an ethnically mixed town on the shores of Lake Ohrid in Macedonia, left the Democratic Party of Albanians, DPA, in late 2014 after several months of debate. At issue were party reformation and the resignation of DPA ...
Posted on 9 May 2016 | 11:18 pm
Real-life 'Arkham Knight' batmobile races
RTReal-life 'Arkham Knight' batmobile races through Europe this week (VIDEO, PHOTOS)RTIt has attracted criticism over the years, particularly in 2007, when two pensioners were killed during the event as it passed through the town of Struga in Macedonia. A Porsche 911 hit an oncoming Volkswagen Golf, killing the husband and wife inside ...and more »
Posted on 4 May 2016 | 8:21 am
Distance Transcended: Sharing Ideas on
Michael Goldberg with "Beyond Silicon Valley" MOOC students (and his daughter Anna) at the American Corner, Struga, Macedonia, June 19, 2014 A few students asked me to speak directly with their community leaders who are involved in fostering the growth of ...
Posted on 25 August 2014 | 6:32 am
Azerbaijan’s little girl shines in
For the first time, Azerbaijan attended Lake Pearls music festival, held in Struga, Macedonia. The event brought together about 400 participants from 27 countries such as Israel, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Malta, Spain and Italy. Azerbaijan was represented ...
Posted on 18 August 2014 | 4:17 am
Ko Un wins Golden Wreath
Un will be presented with his award at the annual international poetry festival Struga Poetry Evenings this August in Struga, Macedonia. Maninbo, which consists of 30 volumes in total, was started during Un’s imprisonment for dissident activities and ...
Posted on 23 January 2014 | 12:13 am
Waterbury and Struga Agree To Become Sister
Sisters have a unique and powerful bond, and in that spirit, the cities of Waterbury, Connecticut, and Struga, Macedonia, agreed to become sister cities yesterday during a meeting between their municipal leaders inside Waterbury City Hall. Struga Mayor ...
Posted on 21 January 2014 | 5:32 am
Macedonians vote amid political crisis
In the southwestern cities of Kicevo and Struga, Macedonia's ruling VMRO party and opposition SDSM -- the country's major political rivals -- have for the first time in 20 years joined ranks behind a single candidate. Similarly, the ethnic Albanian DUI and ...
Posted on 24 March 2013 | 1:53 am