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Actual beginning, albeit pinprick, of WWI occurred 100 years ago today
Numerous articles and commentary since June 28, 2014 have heralded that centennial anniversary of the assassination of the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne by Serbian nationalists during his visit to his empire's provincial Bosnian capitol of Sarajevo.
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Kosovo prosecutor suspects some killed for organs
American prosecutor for the EU Special Investigative Task Force Clint Williamson holds up ten fingers as he refers to the number of possible victims during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.
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The Globe and Mail
Gavrilo Princip, who triggered a war, was also a Serbian hero
Sarajevo, Bosnia, 28 June 1914: After some 400 years under Turkish Ottoman and almost 40 under Austro-Hungarian occupation, people of some dozen nationalities shared the same dream of freedom.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Serbians art to dot Bengal suburb
Inspired by India's tropical forests and gardens, a Serbian artist visiting West Bengal is working on art installations that will deck up a suburban area, about 25 km from here.
Church to mark real centenary of the start of First World War
Service will commemorate the initial declaration of war by Austria-Hungary against Serbia that ultimately led to all the other declarations of war by the other great powers Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
World War I: How did the unthinkable happen?
World War I broke out 100 years ago this summer. In late June, Gavrilo Princip, a 19-year old terrorist loosely associated with the Greater Serbia secret society "Black Hand," assassinated the heir to the Austrian throne in the Bosnian mountain town of Sarajevo.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Professors seeking 'protection of academic honour' in Serbia
After a scandal sparked by suspicion that the doctoral theses of certain Serbian politicians were plagiarised, about 1,800 Serbian scientists and professors submitted a petition to the Serbian government and called for "the protection of academic honour."
TWE Remembers: Austria-Hungary Issues an Ultimatum to Serbia
Be careful what you wish for, you just might get it. That adage applies to governments as well as to people.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Homeless shelter for cats needs help; Roosevelt High has new principal: North and NE Portland news
House of Dreams, a Northeast Portland homeless shelter for cats, is asking for the community's help to enable it to continue to provide safe sanctuary for the "kitty misfits" in its care.The shelter is launching a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to help pay for necessary repairs to keep its resident cats warm and dry this winter.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Economic reforms difficult for both sides in Serbia
Although unions have launched protests over the adoption of the reformed Labour Law, Finance Minister Lazar Krstic resigned, believing that the reforms should be even swifter and tougher.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
PM promises 'EUR 30-40 million' to copper smelter
Alekasandar Vueiae has told RTB Bor copper mining and smelting complex workers that the government would allocate "EUR 30 to 40 million" to the company.
Serbian minimum wage: Under one euro per hour
Serbia's net minimum wage - deducting taxes and contributions for mandatory social insurance - will be RSD 115 per hour from July until December.
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Wed Jul 16, 2014
Trade unions decide to go on general strike
Union leaders Ljubisav Orboviae and Branislav Eanak signed a decision on Tuesday to call a general strike starting on July 17. The strike will continue until the proposed changes to the laws on labor and pension and disability insurance are withdrawn from the procedure, they announced.
When You Get In This Taxi, Yugo Wherever The Driver Goes
What if you were a passenger in a cab, and the driver was one of those talkative ones? Not the kind of talkative where he complains about the mayor, or about his sister-in-law or about the cost of gasoline.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Parma St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral completes fresco project
When St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral's pastor Fr. Zivojin Jakovljevic reached out to his parishioners to finance its fresco project, they responded enthusiastically.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Heads up! Supermoon was here
Traffic streaks by the supermoon as it rises behind the Memorial Bridge in Washington, Saturday.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Central bank's key policy rate remains at 8.5 percent
The key policy rate will remain at the level of 8.5 percent, the National Bank of Serbia Executive Board decided on Thursday.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Trade unions quit labor law talks, announce protests
Branislav Eanak and Ljubisav Orboviae, who head two largest trade union organizations, have left the talks with the government on amendments to the Labor Law.
Every Year On July 11, Bosnian Muslims Hold A Mass Funeral
A woman from the Bosnian town of Srebrenica, had to wait 19 years before she could bury her two sons.