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Hopeless Migrants Flee Horror in Belgrade and Return South

January 21, 2017, Saturday // 11:54 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 324

Some of the refugees who have spent several months in old, deserted sheds in Belgrade have returned to Macedonia and Greece.

Central Italy Hit by 3 Quakes

January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 12:40 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 78

Three earthquakes have hit central Italy within the space of an hour. Seismologists say the tremors measure from 5.1 to 5.6 on the Richter scale

About 70 Trucks Stuck at Evzoni Border

January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 12:20 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 64

About 70 trucks are stuck at Greece's Evzoni border crossing due to poor weather and roads' condition.

Snow Blankets Skopje Streets and Sidewalks

January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 12:34 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 115

The larger part of Macedonia is under a snow cover on Tuesday morning.

Senior Russian Diplomat Found Dead in Athens Apartment

January 9, 2017, Monday // 22:08 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 109

A senior Russian diplomat was found dead in his Athens apartment on Monday, a Greek police official said.

Interim PM Dimitriev Congratulates Christmas

January 6, 2017, Friday // 14:33 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 87

Interim Prime Minister Emil Dimitriev extended Friday Christmas greetings to Macedonian Orthodox Church-Ohrid Archbishopric Pontiff, Archbishop of Ohrid and Macedonia, HH Stefan.

Traffic on the Veles-Skopje Highway Restored

January 6, 2017, Friday // 11:57 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 107

The road traffic from Veles to Skopje, which was suspended in the morning, has been restored.

Macedonia: Heavy Vehicles Banned at Several Road Sections

January 6, 2017, Friday // 10:48 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 97

Traffic throughout Macedonia is ongoing at wet roads.

Snowfall Hampers Travel across Macedonia

January 5, 2017, Thursday // 17:35 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 66

The snow cover in Macedonia at 1 p.m. was the highest in Mavrovi Anovi (25 centimeters of snow), followed by Pozarane (19 cm), Tetovo (18 cm), Lazaropole (12 cm), and Zajcev Rid near Skopje (8 cm), according to the weather services.

Macedonia: Much Expected Snow Has Finally Arrived

January 5, 2017, Thursday // 11:20 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 143

The snow which has been expected and forecast for several days has finally covered the entire territory of the Republic of Macedonia early this morning.

Macedonia: Western Mountain Roads Closed for Trucks due to Heavy Snowfall

January 5, 2017, Thursday // 09:15 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 153

The Gostivar ­- Kicevo road, through the Straza mountain pass, and the Mavrovo ­ Debar roads have been closed for trucks as of this morning, in order to avoid accidents due to heavy snowfall.

Milky Way: Glimpses of 'Star Factory' at Work

January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 18:20 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 55

The European Space Agency on Wednesday released stunning images of baby stars taking shape inside the Milky Way's Orion nebula.

Health Authorities Issue Recommendations ahead of Cold Snap

January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 16:41 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 137

The committee on prevention from the harmful effects of cold snaps, set up as part of the Ministry of Health, held Wednesday a meeting to discuss health measures needed to be taken as temperatures are expected to plummet in the upcoming few days.

Mavrovo Ski Resort Has The Most Snow

January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 10:51 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 88

The Hydro­-Meteorological Bureau informs that the Mavrovo ski resort has the most snow at the moment, with 15 centimeters of permanent cover, whereas Lazaropole has nine centimeters, and Debar is covered by 7 centimeters of snow.

Macedonia Braces for Semi­-polar Weather Conditions

January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 17:50 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 75

Macedonia should start preparing for semi­-polar weather conditions with temperature as low as -­22C, snowfalls and freezing rain in the upcoming six to seven days, weather experts warn.