Friday, 21 September 2018 | News today: 8



Promotion of Youth Charter for Peace on overcoming inter-ethnic conflicts

A Youth Charter for Peace, document including recommendations for overcoming inter-ethnic conflicts and strengthening cooperation and inter-community dialogue will be promoted Monday in Kumanovo municipality. A Youth Charter for Peace includes...

Facebook is testing a Messenger feature that would identify suspicious accounts

Facebook is currently testing a new feature for Messenger that would identify suspicious accounts sending unwarranted direct messages, letting users know the account’s country of origin by phone number and whether it was recently created,...

Scientists take step toward creating artificial embryos

An international team of scientists has moved closer to creating artificial embryos after using mouse stem cells to make structures capable of taking a crucial step in the development of life, Reuters reports. Experts said the results suggested...

Underground salt lake found on Mars, scientists report

Scientists say they’ve found what appears to be an underground lake on Mars, marking the first time water has been found on the planet, they reported Wednesday. The discovery raises the possibility that life could be found there. Scott...

Overcast weather, afternoon thundershowers

Weather in Macedonia will be overcast with occasional thunderstorms, accompanied by low to moderate northwest winds. Temperatures will range between 25C and 33C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 29C.

WC 2018: Pavard’s goal against Argentina voted best of World Cup

Benjamin Pavard has beaten Juan Quintero into second place in a fans’ online vote to pick the best goal of the World Cup, AP reports. France defender Pavard’s spinning right-foot shot against Argentina in the round of 16 came top...

Four Macedonians climb Mount Damavand in Iran

Macedonian four-member expedition team successfully climbed Mount Damavand (5.671 meters), which is the highest peak in Iran and the highest volcano in Asia. The team including the climbers Ivan, Trpkov, Aleksandar Ivanovski, Pece Karabolov...

Skopje youth center joins European project on WWI’s cultural commemoration

The Youth Cultural Center – Skopje recently has joined a large-scale European multidisciplinary project on cultural commemoration of World War I (Great War) – CON-FRONT. It is backed by the EU’s Creative Europe program as...

Mountain and water rescue centers in Ohrid and Pogradec

Rescue equipment provided within cross-border project “Region Lake Ohrid – Safe Destination for Adventure Tourism” was presented in Ohrid on Tuesday. The project encompasses the establishment of mountain and water rescue centers...

Presentation of Lake Ohrid as safe destination for adventure tourism

Specialized equipment for rescue on water and mountain will be promoted in Ohrid on Tuesday, in the framework of project “Lake Ohrid-Safe Destination for Adventure Tourism”. The project is funded by EU’s IPA Cross-border Cooperation...