Society

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University infrastructure revamped thanks to EU donation

October 31, 2014 | 16:57 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The European Union backed the Serbian Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development with a EUR 30 million donation.

Many Roma issued documents, "some still legally invisible"

October 31, 2014 | 09:50 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Over the past seven years Serbia issued 107,000 personal identification documents to Roma citizens, but some are still "legally invisible."

Davenport (L) and Vučić (2nd R) are seem with a family in Jamena (Tanjug)

PM and EU official tour village damaged during floods

October 30, 2014 | 16:55 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

ŠID -- PM Aleksandar Vučić and head of the EU delegation to Serbia Michael Davenport visited on Thursday the village of Jamena, in northwest Serbia.

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Two children die in fire in Roma settlement

October 30, 2014 | 13:17 | Source: B92 | Comments: (1) | Send comment

PANČEVO -- Two children died on Monday in a fire that broke out in a home in the Mali Rit settlement near the town of Pančevo, northeast of Belgrade.

OSCE countries urged to break cycle of impunity

October 30, 2014 | 11:21 | Source: OSCE | Comments: (0) | Send comment

VIENNA -- OSCE's Dunja Mijatović has called on countries to take real steps to track down and prosecute those who commit crimes against journalists.

Czech embassy celebrates Independence Day

October 28, 2014 | 16:56 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Ambassador of the Czech Republic in Belgrade Ivana Hlavsova hosted a reception on Tuesday to mark the Independence Day of her country.

Novi Sad during the recent Indian Summer (Beta)

Survey finds Serbians to be "region's optimists"

October 28, 2014 | 11:18 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (9) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- 40 percent of Serbian citizens expect the economic situation to improve, while in Croatia that percentage is 11, in Montenegro 26 and in Macedonia 37.

Lawyers protest carrying a banner reading, 'lawyers are right' (Beta, file)

Lawyers reject ministry's offer, strike continues

October 28, 2014 | 09:27 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Bar Association of Serbia (AKS) rejected on Monday a proposal of the Justice Ministry meant to resolve a dispute and end the strike of lawyers.

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Chile refuses to play friendly football game with Kosovo

October 27, 2014 | 14:24 | Source: B92, zeri.info | Comments: (8) | Send comment

PRIŠTINA -- The Chilean football association has rejected an offer to play a friendly game with Kosovo in November, Albanian language media in Priština are reporting.

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International Book Fair opens in Belgrade

October 27, 2014 | 09:22 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The International Book Fair opened in Belgrade on Sunday evening, with the People's Republic of China as this year's guest of honor.

Opinions & Analyses

Federal Britain in confederal Europe

7.10.2014. | Comments: 2
(freeimages.com, stock)

"In crafting our new federal kingdom, we will have a lot of international experience to draw on. One of the many peculiarities of Britain is that, while repeatedly spurning federalism, it has both left behind numerous federations across the English-speaking

B92 TV

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

1.08.2014. | Comments: 3
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."

Reports

CPJ report to mark International Day to End Impunity

30.10.2014. | Comments: 0
(CPJ)

On the occasion of International Day to End Impunity (IDEI), marked on November 2, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has published, as part of a global campaign to combat impunity, a special report entitled "The Road to Justice."