President Nikolić decorates B92 Fund head
BELGRADE -- President Tomislav Nikolić has decorated several foreign officials, Serbian institutions and citizens, including B92 Fund Board of Directors Head Veran Matić.
Matić was decorated for B92 Fund’s humanitarian campaign “Battle for Babies”.
The president decorated Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, Greek President Karolos Papoulias and Romanian President Traian Basescu with the Order of the Republic of Serbia on a sash for their efforts to develop and strengthen peaceful cooperation and friendly relations, it has been released in the latest issue of the Official Gazette.
Order of the Serbian Flag, Second Class for development and strengthening of the peaceful cooperation was awarded to longtime Congressional Serbian Caucus Co-Chair Dan Burton.
Matić was awarded the Order of Sretenje, Third Class for the Battle for Babies campaign. Marija Crnobora received the same medal for special merits in the field of theater art.
The National Library of Serbia received the Order of Sretenje, Second Class for 180 years of successful work on collecting and preserving books and scripts of historical and cultural importance.
The president also decorated several members of the Serbian Army (VS) for honorable service and bravery.
February 14, 2013 | 15:07 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (8) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbia's Statehood Day, February 15, will be marked with a series of events. Celebrations began with a gun salute at the Belgrade Fortress on Thursday.
February 8, 2013 | 11:56 | Source: B92 | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- In the continuation of the Food for Enclaves campaign, B92 Fund delivered new equipment to a soup kitchen in the Kosovo village of Vrbovac on Friday.
February 8, 2013 | 11:48 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- French Ambassador Francois Xavier Deniau on Thursday presented Democratic Party (DS) high-ranking official Dragoljub Mićunović with France's highest decoration.
February 13, 2013 | 17:37 | Source: B92, RTS, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Long-time journalist, editor and presenter of Serbia's public broadcaster RTS (RTB) Miloje Mića Orlović has passed away.
February 13, 2013 | 14:13 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Serbia should raise the issue of rights of around two millions of Serbs in the region, says Office for Cooperation with the Diaspora Director Slavka Drašković.
February 11, 2013 | 11:20 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (5) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- Agricultural Inspection chief Nenad Katanić says that samples of milk sold in Serbia are currently being analyzed to determine whether it contained aflatoxin.
February 11, 2013 | 15:22 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment
Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić on Monday decorated outgoing Japanese Ambassador to Serbia Toshio Tsunozaki with the Order of the Serbian Flag, Second Class.
February 9, 2013 | 12:45 | Source: B92 | Comments: (0) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- One of the most famous and popular Serbian actors Josif Tatić died on Friday night in Belgrade at the age of 67.
February 12, 2013 | 12:47 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- With his act of voluntary resignation, which is worth of respect, Pope Benedict XVI has demonstrated "consistency and high standards".
February 10, 2013 | 14:00 | Source: B92, Beta | Comments: (5) | Send comment
NOVI SAD -- Several dozens of Novi Sad citizens gathered at a protest against growing violence among children and teenagers on Sunday.
February 12, 2013 | 10:28 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (23) | Send comment
BELGRADE -- The embassy of Iran in Belgrade organized a reception late Monday on the occasion of the 34th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution.