Local elections/ OSCE: We expect a peaceful campaign

16:10 13/04/2023 The OSCE presence in Albania appeals for a peaceful election campaign between political parties. In a reaction on social networks, the OSCE recommends that political competition be as constructive as possible. “The election campaign for the May 14 local elections starts tomorrow! An important step towards strengthening and consolidating democracy in Albania at … Read more

Rama inspects the Llogara tunnel, Balluku: We expect to see the light at the end of February

18:13 18/11/2022 Prime Minister Edi Rama has inspected the works for the opening of the Llogara tunnel that will significantly shorten the access to the south coast. Accompanied by the Minister of Infrastructure Belinda Balluku and MP Blendi Klosi, the head of the government was informed that by Friday morning 4 kilometers and 650 meters … Read more

EU membership, Ambassador Hohmann: Albania should redouble its efforts, we expect strong political leadership

11:38 24/10/2022 The ambassador of the European Union delegation in Tirana, Christiane Hohmann, says that Albania must redouble its efforts to integrate into the EU, now that the negotiations have opened. In a meeting at the Integration Council, where the launch of the 7th edition of the European Integration School was presented in our country, … Read more

Food: People expect chocolate to taste more BITTER if it is in black packaging, study finds

Black chocolate wrappers make consumers think that confectionary will taste more bitter, while yellow and pink create expectations of sweetness, a study found. Researchers from Brazil asked 420 individuals to predict the taste qualities of slabs of milk and dark chocolate that came presented in different coloured packaging. They also found that black wrapping made people expect … Read more

JANET STREET-PORTER: Do enjoy your first trip back to the pub – just don’t expect to have any fun

Who fancies a trip to the pub? Monday, April 12 is the long-awaited day when we can finally chill out at our local and enjoy a drink with family and friends. But don’t get too excited. A simple pleasure has become (in the hands of Boris and Co) an exercise in unnecessary red tape, with … Read more

Coronation Street’s Katie McGlynn says men expect her to be ‘Sinead Tinker’

Katie McGlynn has said that men expect her to be her late Coronation Street character Sinead Tinker and are ‘surprised’ when they realise she’s different. The soap star, 27, left the ITV soap in 2019 after her character Sinead died following a heartbreaking cervical cancer storyline. Yet despite being off the cobbles for more than … Read more

MARK ALMOND: What else can we expect from a leader so vain he named a vast stadium after himself? 

As if the spat between Britain and the EU over Brussels’ erratic attempts to control vaccine supplies wasn’t bad enough, India has now dealt a body blow to the idea that we should all be cooperating in the global fight against the virus. The decision to block vaccine exports by the Indian government – led … Read more

Why ITV bosses don’t expect record ratings for Harry and Meghan’s bombshell interview

Why ITV bosses don’t expect record ratings: Up to 7million people are expected to tune in for Harry and Meghan’s bombshell interview… but numbers are expected to suffer as most people will have already read about the US broadcast on social media TV insiders estimate only five to seven million will watch the ITV interview … Read more

Expect trouble in paradise when Married At First Sight brides and grooms are rank other couples

Expect trouble in paradise when Married At First Sight brides and grooms are forced to rank other couples in the experiment By Caleb Taylor For Daily Mail Australia Published: 07:55 GMT, 1 March 2021 | Updated: 07:55 GMT, 1 March 2021 Married At First Sight has teased an explosive affair later this season.  And the … Read more

Two thirds of small British firms expect to grow their business in 2021

Many small and medium British businesses are becoming more confident about the near future despite the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic, a new survey suggests.   After a dreadful 2020, two thirds of UK businesses have said they are optimistic about their prospects of growth in 2021, with younger business owners the most upbeat about … Read more