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Government earmarks one­-time assistance of EUR 500 to flood affected families in Tetovo

­ Macedonia’s Government has decided Tuesday to grant a financial assistance of MKD 30.000 (about EUR 500) to families that suffered most serious damages from yesterday’s floods in Tetovo. It has also decided for a special commission...

Football player Aleksandar Pandovski in critical condition following a car crash

Football player Aleksandar Pandovski (23) is in critical condition following a car crash that happened on Monday evening in Skopje. Pandovski and his father were in a vehicle that hit into a concrete pylon at high speed. Both were transported...

Rainstorms possible again on Tuesday afternoon

Weather forecasts indicate a repeat of the unstable weather pattern that caused the deadly flooding on Monday evening is possible on Tuesday afternoon. Strong rains, winds and thunder are possible, especially in the western and south­western...

Skopje sends assistance to flood hit Tetovo

The City of Skopje announced it has dispatched expert teams and technical assistance to Tetovo, to help the neighbouring city deal with the effects of the short deadly flash floods on Monday evening. “We are helping with two water pumping...

Mobile app to map illegal landfills

Raising of eco-­awareness, mapping illegal landfills and waste collection is the goal of the summer academy of association for clean environment “Ajde Makedonija”, held in Struga. “Ajde Makedonija” president Blaze Josifovski...

Howard Gospel Choir to perform on Ohrid Summer 55. birthday

The Howard Gospel Choir from the United States will perform in the Antique Theatre on Tuesday, marking the 55. birthday of the Ohrid Summer festival. The American Howard Gospel Choir (HGC) is the first academic choir of this kind. It is formed...

Traffic at Tetovo­-Popova Sapka road back to normal

Traffic at Tetovo­Popova Sapka road section is back to normal after yesterday’s flash floods in the region, which resulted in landslides. Traffic is interrupted at regional road Tetovo­-Jazince due to the flooding of a river in village...

Sunny weather, afternoon thundershowers

Weather in Macedonia will be sunny and slightly overcast. Possible afternoon thundershowers. Temperatures will range between 28C and 35C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 33C.

Government session over Tetovo flash floods

The Government will hold Tuesday a session following yesterday’s flash floods in the Tetovo region. Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski visited Tetovo late on Monday, saying assistance to the population and facilities would be immediately...

Four persons confirmed dead in Tetovo, one missing

Four persons aged 83, 14, 7, and 1 from village Sipkovica and Tetovo were killed in yesterday’s flash floods that hit the region, said the Tetovo police on Tuesday. Police spokesman Marjan Josifovski said the bodies of the victims have...