Tag: Veles
Macedonia 21.06.19 | 14:41

When covering a drain becomes newsworthy

Public relations officers of municipal services often have little to work with, but the teams from Bitola and Veles really scraped the bottom of the barrel in the past few days, and social media users in Macedonia took notice. Bitola was first to go with a press release announcing its new rainwater drain,...

Macedonia 14.04.19 | 20:23

LIVE: VMRO-DPMNE rally in Veles

VMRO-DPMNE is holding Sunday a rally in Veles, starting at 20:30 h. Party leader Hristijan Mickoski and presidential candidate Gordana Siljanovska Davkova will address the people. You can follow the rally live on the link below:

Macedonia 11.03.19 | 18:12

Veles man raped his former wife

A 32 year old man from Veles has been detained after he raped his ex wife. The attack occurred on March 9th, when the man waited for the unfortunate woman in front of her apartment. When she opened the door, he grabbed her and raped her, despite her attempts to resist him. The attacker then did not return...

Macedonia 27.02.19 | 18:04

Elderly man dies in fire near Veles

An elderly man from the village of Martolci near Veles died as the result of a fire he started in a field. The man, identified as J.A. (80), set fire to a pile of dried grass, the police informs. Unfortunately, the fire spread quickly and engulfed the man as well, inflicting lethal injuries.

Macedonia 04.02.19 | 09:34

Albanian politicians campaign on the case of seven children in a small village near Veles

Alliance of Albanians leader Ziadin Sela visited the Star Grad village in the mountains over Veles to bring Albanian language text books to the 7 children living there. The children were attending school in Macedonian due to the lack of enough children to form an Albanian language class. After the story...

News 29.01.19 | 19:02

Veles Mayor Kocevski says that next time he will walk out of an Albanian – only press conference

Impacted by the implementation of the new law on the use of the Albanian language, Veles Mayor Ace Kocevski said that in the future he will not accept to be “used for decoration” and attend press conferences where he doesn’t understand what is being said. Kocevski, who comes from the...

Culture 26.12.18 | 10:03

New Year-Christmas gala concert in Veles

A new Year-Christmas gala concert of the Macedonian Opera and Ballet (MOB) will take place in the Veles Theatre on Wednesday. This grandiose music event will be attended by 70 members of the Macedonian Opera and Ballet, of which 53 members of the orchestra and seven title-holders of the Macedonian Opera...