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Congress MP Shashi Tharoor snubs Pakistan for peddling false narrative on Kashmir

Tharoor termed remarks of Pakistan delegation as "disappointing misuse of the platform" and asserted that Jammu and Kashmir was an integral part of India.

Oct 17, 2019, 07:23 AM IST

Sumit Sangwan among 12 Indians in semifinals of Belgrade boxing tourney

 Sumit Sangwan (91kg) was among the 12 Indian boxers who were assured of medals at the 56th Belgrade International Tournament in Serbia after getting contrasting entries into the semifinals.

Apr 27, 2018, 13:01 PM IST

Serbia PM moved to safety after weapons found near home

Authorities were alerted by passers-by who found the cache in chests in a forest near Vucic`s family home in Jajinci, south of Belgrade, Interior Minister Nebojsa Stefanovic told reporters.

Oct 30, 2016, 06:01 AM IST

Man shoots dead 5, injures 20 in Serbian cafe: Police

It is the third mass shooting in recent years in Serbia, which has tried to shrink the number of illegal weapons in circulation since the 1990s Balkan wars.

Jul 02, 2016, 13:15 PM IST

See pic: Tim Kopra shares amazing view of Serbia from space!

Tim Kopra has shared an amazing view of Belgrade, capital of Serbia during night time from space

Apr 12, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

Turkey, Russia foreign ministers meet for first talks after plane crisis

Foreign ministers of Turkey and Russia met in Belgrade on Thursday in the first high-level bilateral talks since the downing of a Russian warplane.

Dec 03, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

4 European nations shut their borders to economic migrants

Slovenia, the next country in the chain, also said it has been turning back the so-called economic migrants.

Nov 19, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

Croatia celebrates, Serbia mourns military operation 20 years on

Zagreb cheered and Belgrade wept on Tuesday as they marked the 20th anniversary of Operation Storm, which ended the war sparked by Croatia`s proclamation of independence from Yugoslavia and caused an exodus of Croatian Serbs.

 

Aug 05, 2015, 03:02 AM IST

Serbian PM condemns `monstrous` Srebrenica crime

Serbia`s prime minister on Saturday condemned the "monstrous crime" of Srebrenica, ahead of attending a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the massacre committed by Bosnian Serb forces.

Jul 11, 2015, 15:23 PM IST

Serbia seeks extradition of former Bosnian Muslim commander

 Belgrade has asked Switzerland to extradite former Bosnian Muslim commander Naser Oric, who was arrested in Geneva on a war crimes warrant from Serbia, Serbia`s official news agency reported Sunday.

Jun 22, 2015, 03:16 AM IST

Injuries, arrests after violent Belgrade derby

Thirty-five police officers were hurt and 41 fans arrested in a violent Belgrade derby between Red Star and Partizan on Saturday.

Apr 26, 2015, 09:23 AM IST

Serbia gets its first Miss Transsexual

Serbia chose its first transsexual beauty contest winner on Friday at an event hailed by gay rights groups as a step forward for minority rights in the conservative eastern European country.

Apr 24, 2015, 19:04 PM IST

Serbian president annuls Vatican visit due to plane trouble

Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic had to cancel an official visit to the Vatican on Friday when his plane developed engine trouble and had to turn around and return to Belgrade.

Apr 17, 2015, 15:23 PM IST

Possible visit by Kosovo's Thaci puts old foe Serbia in a bind

Kosovo Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci, who led a guerrilla insurgency against Serbia, hopes to pay a landmark visit to Belgrade next week for a conference, an adviser said on Thursday, despite calls for his arrest.

Apr 16, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

Serbian helicopter in fatal crash while evacuating newborn

A Serbian military helicopter evacuating a five-day-old baby for emergency medical treatment has crashed in heavy fog, killing all seven people on board, the officials said Saturday.

Mar 14, 2015, 23:43 PM IST

Accused war criminal Seselj to rally against Serbian government

Serbian nationalist firebrand Vojislav Seselj is spearheading an anti-government rally on Saturday but as he fights cancer and awaits judgement on war crimes charges he is as beleaguered as his once formidable party.

Nov 15, 2014, 09:46 AM IST

Businessman close to Serbian PM wounded in shooting

 A top Serbian businessman with close ties to Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic`s government was seriously wounded when an unknown gunman shot him in Belgrade on Friday, the state-run RTS television reported.

Nov 15, 2014, 00:16 AM IST

Albanian PM to visit flashpoint in fraught Serbia visit

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama left Belgrade Tuesday for the Albanian-populated southern Presevo Valley a day after his historic visit to Serbia was marred by a clash with his hosts over Kosovo.

Nov 11, 2014, 14:43 PM IST

Yugoslavia's last defense minister dies in Moscow

Gen Veljko Kadijevic, who was Yugoslavia's last defense minister at the start of the country's bloody breakup, has died. He was 88.

Nov 03, 2014, 17:25 PM IST

Anna Ivanovic gets `goosebumps` for Daddy Novak Djokovic

Ana Ivanovic said she was thrilled for men`s world number one Novak Djokovic on Wednesday after her childhood friend announced the birth of his first child.

Oct 22, 2014, 21:02 PM IST