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National Library hosts exhibition commemorating WW1

August 22, 2014 | 13:06 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- A visiting exhibition of the National Museum in Kruševac opened this week at the National Library of Serbia in Belgrade.

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Wait time for trucks at Batrovci crossing 17 hours

August 21, 2014 | 15:08 | Source: Beta | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Trucks are on Thursday waiting up to 17 hours to leave Serbia on the Batrovci border crossing with Croatia, the Interior Ministry (MUP) has said.

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Serbian swimmer wins second gold medal

August 21, 2014 | 09:25 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BERLIN -- Serbian swimmer Velimir Stjepanović has won the men's 200m freestyle race in the European Championship in Berlin, Germany.

Gorani decide against forming minority council

August 20, 2014 | 16:08 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia's Gorani population will not be forming their national minority council, the Gorani Civic Initiative decided on Wednesday.

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Trucks on Wednesday wait 15 hours at Batrovci

August 20, 2014 | 15:09 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Trucks and other freight vehicles leaving Serbia via the Batrovci crossing with Croatia must on Wednesday wait "around 15 hours" to cross the border.

Vitomir Mihajlović (Beta, file)

Albanians and Roma urged to vote for minority councils

August 20, 2014 | 14:58 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Presidents of national councils of ethnic Albanians and Roma have called on members of their ethnic groups to register on the special electoral rolls.

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Trucks wait up to 12 hours on border crossing in west

August 19, 2014 | 14:28 | Source: Beta | Comments: (4) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Trucks are on Tuesday waiting up to 12 hours to leave Serbia on the Batrovci border crossing with Croatia, the Serbian Interior Ministry (MUP) has announced.

Serbian programmers win four medals at Balkan Olympiad

August 19, 2014 | 09:19 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

ANKARA -- Serbian high school students won two gold and two bronze medals at the 22nd Balkan Olympiad in Informatics, held from August 10 to 17 in Ankara, Turkey.

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"More than 4,000 seek asylum in Serbia"

August 18, 2014 | 16:13 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Deputy Citizens' Ombudsman Miloš Janković says there have been more than 4,000 migrants seeking asylum in Serbia in the first half of this year alone.

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Patriots executed by Nazis remembered in Belgrade

August 18, 2014 | 12:06 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The 73rd anniversary of the death of five patriots, hanged by the German occupation forces at Terazije Square in Belgrade in 1941, was marked on Sunday.

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Freight vehicles wait 3 hours at one crossing

August 18, 2014 | 09:12 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Freight vehicles leaving Serbia on the Batrovci border crossing had to wait around three hours on Monday morning, the police said.

Opinions & Analyses

A European story

11.08.2014. | Comments: 0

"One hundred years after the beginning of World War I, the Balkans are engaged in a painstaking yet enduring process of consolidating peace and stability by pursuing EU integration."

B92 TV

"We may disgree over status, but should not hate each other"

1.08.2014. | Comments: 2
Marko Đurić (Tanjug, file)

"We can disagree over the status (of Kosovo) for the next 200 years, but that does not mean that we should hate each other, that we should not do business with each other."

Press Room

Assembly passes set of new media laws

7.08.2014. | Comments: 0
(Tanjug)

BELGRADE -- Members of the Serbian assembly have adopted a set of media laws - the Public Information and the Media Law, and the laws on Public Media Services and on Electronic Media.