Category: Lifestyle
Life 22.04.19 | 16:25

Second day of Orthodox Easter (Monday), non-working day for all citizens

The second day of Orthodox Easter, April 29, 2019, is a non-working day for all citizens of Macedonia, the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy said in a press release on Monday. The Ministry congratulates the Easter holiday to all Orthodox believers in Macedonia.

Health 19.04.19 | 11:11

Medical teams set to start on-site vaccination

Medical teams are set to start on-site vaccination in primary and secondary schools on Friday, after a measles outbreak was declared on the entire territory of Macedonia. Education Minister Arber Ademi said Thursday that it is necessary to take measures in order not to compromise public health because...

Health 16.04.19 | 12:21

Measles epidemic declared in Macedonia

The Center for Public Health informed Tuesday that a decision was made to declare a measles epidemic on the entire territory of Macedonia. So far, measles epidemic was only declared in Skopje and Struga. The Center informs that there are currently 70 cases, of which 7 people are in critical condition. The...

Life 16.04.19 | 11:59

Aretha Franklin earns posthumous Pulitzer prize

Aretha Franklin received a posthumous special citation from the Pulitzer Prize committee on Monday, placing the soul titan in a prestigious class of musicians previously recognized, including Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Hank Williams, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk and Bob Dylan. Franklin,...

Health 09.04.19 | 18:24

Mass exodus of Macedonia’s doctors: 83 doctors left the country within three months

According to the data of the Doctor’s Chamber of Macedonia this year a total of 83 doctors have requested certificates from the Chamber for leaving the country, unlike the quarter in 2018 when there were 69 requests. The Doctor’s Chamber is hoping that the measure announced by the healthcare...

Life 30.03.19 | 15:16

Daylight saving time begins

Daylight saving time in Macedonia starts early Sunday with clocks moving forward one hour, i.e. 02:00 am becomes 03:00 am. Daylight saving time ends on 27 October at 03:00 am.

Technology 27.03.19 | 10:01

NASA cancels first all-women spacewalk, cites spacesuit size problem

NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch had been set to make history with the first all-women spacewalk this week, but the plan was jettisoned due to a lack of spacesuits in the right size. The first-of-its-kind mission had been scheduled for Friday, when the two astronauts were to install lithium-ion...

Life 27.03.19 | 09:44

Mostly cloudy weather with local rainfalls

Weather will be mostly cloudy with local rainfalls. Moderate to strong north winds will blow. Temperatures will range between 7C and 17C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 14C.

Life 26.03.19 | 09:36

Mostly cloudy weather

Weather will be mostly cloudy with local rainfalls and snowfalls on the mountains in western parts of the country. Low to moderate north winds will blow bringing lower daily temperatures especially in northern regions. Temperatures will range between 10C and 18C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures...

Travel 25.03.19 | 17:52

Navagio Beach on Zakynthos unlikely to open for summer

Zakynthos Port Authority is unlikely to give the green light for the opening of the world-famous Navagio (Shipwreck) Beach this summer after the landslide of September 2018, the Greek Reporter reports. It is unknown whether one of the five most popular beaches in the world will receive the hundreds...

Life 22.03.19 | 09:11

Sunny and slightly overcast weather

Weather will be sunny and slightly overcast with low to moderate north winds. Temperatures will range between 15C and 20C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 19C.

Life 19.03.19 | 08:57

Weather will be sunny and warm

Weather will be sunny and warm, with possible local rainfalls in the afternoon, especially in the mountains. Temperatures will range between 16C and 22C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 20C.

Life 16.03.19 | 10:48

Sunny weather with temperatures up to 19C

Weather will be sunny and slightly overcast, accompanied by low to moderate west winds. Temperatures will range between 11C and 21C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 19C.

Technology 14.03.19 | 15:32

Facebook’s catastrophic blackout could cost $90 million in lost revenue

Facebook suffered its worst-ever outage on Wednesday 13th March. The downtime, which also hit related products Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp, lasted for at least 14 hours, CNN reported. The blackout hit millions of users across the globe and caused Facebook stock to tumble 2 percent in after-hours...

Life 14.03.19 | 09:31

Cloudy weather with rainfalls

Weather will be mostly cloudy with rainfalls and snow on the mountains, especially in southwestern parts of the country. Temperatures will range between 2C and 10 C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 8C.

Technology 13.03.19 | 20:21

Facebook, Instagram down: Social media sites not working

Facebook and Instagram are having technical issues as users reported problems with the social media sites Wednesday. Facebook posted to Twitter reassuring users that the site would be back online. It also said the outage is not related to a DDoS attack. “We’re aware that some people are currently...

Life 12.03.19 | 18:29

Trump’s daughter arrives in Belgrade, writes ‘Поздрав из Србијe’ on Instagram photo

US President Donald Trump’s daughter Tiffany is currently in Belgrade, and intends to stay in Serbia about 11 days, the daily Blic writes on Tuesday. Donald Trump’s daughter posted a photo on Instagram with a caption in Serbian language in Cyrillic.   View this post on Instagram   Поздрав...

Travel 11.03.19 | 12:21

Tourists face fines for tackling tough trails of Italy’s Cinque Terre in flip-flops

Tourists who embark on the steep, winding trails of Italy’s celebrated Cinque Terre coastline face heavy fines this summer if they set out in flip-flops, pumps or sandals, Telegraph reported. Exasperated mountain rescue units are fed up with having to rescue ill-equipped visitors who find themselves...

Life 11.03.19 | 09:09

Cloudy weather

Weather will be mostly cloudy especially in the afternoon bringing rainfalls and snow on the mountains in western and northern parts of the country. Mostly cloudy in Skopje accompanied by low to moderate northwest winds. The temperatures will be up to 18C.

Life 09.03.19 | 11:28

Sunny and warm weather throughout the country

Mostly sunny and warm throughout the country with a few passing clouds and light western wind. Lows will range from 2C to 7C and highs between 14C and 24C. Similar pleasant weather is forecast in the capital Skopje with temperature reaching as high as 21C.

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