Bosnian Muslim leader pays tribute to Sarajevo Serb victims

Bakir Izetbegovic, the Muslim member of Bosnia`s tripartite presidency, came to Kazani, on the heights of Sarajevo, where several dozen Serb civilians were killed by the majority Bosnian Muslim army and dumped in a ravine.

Jun 13, 2016, 23:32 PM IST

Gunman kills 2 Bosnian soldiers; injures 3 civilians: Police

A gunman has killed two Bosnian soldiers and injured three civilians after he opened fire with an automatic rifle at a betting shop and then against a public bus driving by.

Nov 19, 2015, 04:19 AM IST
Eighteen hurt in Sarajevo ahead of Champions League qualifier

Eighteen hurt in Sarajevo ahead of Champions League qualifier

Eighteen people were injured on Tuesday in the Sarajevo streets following clashes between supporters of Bosnian FK Sarajevo and Polish Lech Poznan hours before the UEFA Champions League Qualifier, officials said.

Jul 14, 2015, 16:14 PM IST

Pope says ruling on Medjugorje "apparitions" near

The Vatican is close to making a ruling on the alleged apparitions of the Madonna in the Bosnian town of Medjugorje, one of the most controversial cases in the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis said on Saturday.

Jun 07, 2015, 12:08 PM IST

In Sarajevo, Pope says world haunted by atmosphere of war

Pope Francis on Saturday bemoaned the "atmosphere of war" haunting the world as he urged the people of war-scarred Sarajevo to provide an example of how different cultures and religions can co-exist peacefully.

Jun 07, 2015, 03:46 AM IST

In Sarajevo, Pope Francis slams global `atmosphere of war`

Pope Francis on Saturday attacked "the atmosphere of war" currently besetting the world as he urged Bosnians to pursue reconciliation efforts, 20 years after a conflict that ripped the country apart.

Jun 06, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

Pope Francis pushes inter-faith peace message on Sarajevo visit

Pope Francis makes a one-day visit to Bosnia on Saturday aimed at bolstering reconciliation between Serb, Croat and Muslim communities.

Jun 06, 2015, 09:22 AM IST

Pope to visit Sarajevo in June

Pope Francis said on Sunday he would make a one-day trip to the Bosnian capital of Sarajevo in June, his latest visit to a country where Islam is the dominant religion amid growing persecution of Christians in the Middle East.

Feb 01, 2015, 22:21 PM IST

Pope Francis to visit Sarajevo in June

Pope Francis said Sunday he plans a June visit to Sarajevo, the city that became a bloody symbol of the Balkans wars of the 1990s.

Feb 01, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

Nationalists win Bosnia's joint presidency: Results

Nationalist candidates from Bosnia's Croat, Muslim and Serb communities won the country's three-man presidency, election results showed on Monday, underlining continued ethnic strains 20 years after the Balkan state's civil war.

Oct 13, 2014, 23:12 PM IST

34 miners trapped after Bosnia quake

Thirty-four miners remained trapped inside a Bosnian coal mine today after an earthquake triggered a gas explosion and caved in two tunnels.

Sep 05, 2014, 10:56 AM IST

Gladbach striker Kruse to miss start of season

Borussia Moenchengladbach striker Max Kruse will miss the start of the new Bundesliga season after undergoing surgery for a ureteral stone, the club announced on Tuesday.

Aug 12, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

Bosnia floods unearth war graves

The remains of 24 people, believed to be Muslims killed during Bosnia`s 1990s war, were exhumed from several graves unearthed by May`s devastating floods, an official said today.

Jul 04, 2014, 23:41 PM IST

Bosnia marks 100 years since killing that sparked WWI

Sarajevo on Saturday was to mark 100 years since the assassination that sparked World War I, an act that still deeply divides the people of the Balkans over the legacy of that fateful day.

Jun 28, 2014, 12:28 PM IST

Bosnia braces for fresh protests

Bosnia braced Saturday for fresh protests amid warnings the country could face a "tsunami" of popular anger over its dire economy after days of riots left several hundred people injured.

Feb 08, 2014, 22:35 PM IST

Bosnia rocked by spreading anti-government unrest

Protests remained largely contained to the Croat-Muslim Bosniak half of Bosnia but were gaining in intensity.

Feb 08, 2014, 09:16 AM IST

Woman chases robber out with broom in Sarajevo

A brave saleswoman chased a knife-waving robber out of her shop with a broom, local media reported.

Feb 03, 2014, 11:11 AM IST

Woman chases robber out with broom in Sarajevo

A brave saleswoman chased a knife-waving robber out of her shop with a broom, local media reported.

Feb 03, 2014, 11:11 AM IST

Sarajevo`s legendary shoe-shiner "uncle" Miso dies

At 21, he took over a job from his father and soon became the most famous and the "most beautiful" shoe-shiner in Sarajevo as he said.

Jan 08, 2014, 13:47 PM IST

Filming of Penelope Cruz`s movie nears conclusion

The filming of "Venuto al mondo" (Into the World), an upcoming movie starring Spanish actress Penelope Cruz, has concluded here and the cast and crew will now travel to Rome to shoot the final scenes, Bosnian media reported Saturday.

Nov 20, 2011, 12:38 PM IST