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Global hunger continues to rise, new UN report says

New evidence continues to signal that the number of hungry people in the world is growing, reaching 821 million in 2017 or one in every nine people, according to a press release by UNICEF on The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World...

Koalas extinct by 2050 in NSW, study suggests

Koalas are on track to be extinct by 2050 in the State of New South Wales (NSW), unless the destruction of their habitat is reduced, according to research quoted by Xinhua. The study by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Australia and the Nature...

Discoverer: Visit Ohrid instead of Dubrovnik

The Discoverer travel website published a recent article titled ”Five Destinations Limiting Tourists – and Where to Go Instead,’ recommending that tourists visit Ohrid instead of Dubrovnik. “A visit to Dubrovnik’s...

Hendrix to play for Macedonia in Kosovo and Romania matches

American-Macedonian basketball player Richard Hendrix will play for the Macedonian national team at the upcoming European Cup 2021 pre-qualifiers against Kosovo and Romania. Macedonian passport-holder Hendrix plays for French champions Le Mans,...

Djokovic headed for bright finish with U.S. Open win

For Novak Djokovic, a season that got off to a gloomy start is heading for a brilliant finish after he dismissed Juan Martin Del Potro 6-3 7-6(4) 6-3 to win the U.S. Open on Sunday and earn back-to-back Grand Slam titles, Reuters reports. Working...

Sunny and warm weather

Weather in Macedonia will be sunny and slightly overcast, accompanied by moderate to strong northwest winds. Temperatures will range between 25C and 31C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 29C.

US rapper Mac Miller ‘found dead at home’ aged 26

US rapper Mac Miller has been found dead at his California home, a Los Angeles coroner has confirmed. Media reports say the 26-year-old, who was open about his substance abuse, died from an apparent overdose. The rapper, whose real name was...

Evergreens, electronic music for Independence Day celebrations

An open-air party in the Government’s yard will celebrate Independence Day-September 8 on Saturday. The observance will begin at 18:00h with the concert of youth band ‘5+’ and followed by DJ Ognen Uzunovski-Ogi. Tamara and...

Michael Dameski makes it to the World Finals (video)

There were 12 contenders going into the “World of Dance” Divisional Final on Wednesday night, September 5, but only four came out. Macedonian Australian Michael Dameski was one of them to advance to the World Final to compete...

Angelovski and Pandev optimistic ahead of Gibraltar game

Macedonian national football team coach Igor Angelovski and captain Goran Pandev are expecting a good game against Gibraltar at the inaugural UEFA Nations League, which kicks off on Thursday. The Macedonian squad is pitted against the home...