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  1. .com | Game Of Thrones lets Croatia bloomRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News24

    One of the hottest trends in travel this year is to the European destination of Croatia, due to its appearance on the hit TV show Game of Thrones. Some of the scenes filmed in the city of Dubrovnik , showcase the incredible magic of this beautiful city.

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  2. Adriatic oil, gas exploration raises concerns for Croatia tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    As Croatia gears up for exploration of oil and gas in the Adriatic sea, green groups have raised concerns about the environment and economy of the tourism-dependant country's islands and pristine coastline. The government in September is set to sign contracts with two energy groups which have been granted the right to explore and drill for oil and gas in the Adriatic for a period of up to 30 years.

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  3. Music Mountain to Present St. Petersburg String Quartet with Milenkovich & More, 8/15-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, Music Mountain, continues its 86th anniversary season with a weekend of returning favorite musicians. The Galvanized Jazz Band plays the best of New Orleans jazz on Saturday, August 15th and the St. Petersburg String Quartet with guest artists Stefan Milenkovich, Violin and Melvin Chen, Piano will perform Prokofiev, Ravel, and Chausson on Sunday, August 16th .

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  4. Croatia MPs vote to quit Slovenia border row arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Yahoo!

    Croatian lawmakers decided Wednesday to withdraw from arbitration on a long-running border dispute with Slovenia after revelations a Slovenian member of the international tribunal had breached its impartiality. All 141 lawmakers present in the 151-seat Croatian parliament backed a motion obliging the government to start proceedings towards ending the arbitration because of a "key breach of its provisions by Slovenia".

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  5. Greyhounds name assistant coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | SooToday

    MacLean was introduced on Wednesday as the team rounded out its coaching staff for the upcoming Ontario Hockey League season. MacLean joins the team after serving as head coach with Dunaujvarosi Acelbikak in Hungary last season.

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  6. Croat parliament OKs withdrawal from Slovenia border arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Star Online

    Croatia's parliament on Wednesday approved a withdrawal from international border arbitration talks with Slovenia after the leak of a tape purporting to show a Slovenian judge on the panel improperly exchanging confidential information with the Ljubljana government. Twenty-four years after the break-up of federal Yugoslavia, the two states are still haggling over their land and sea border.

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  7. UPDATE 1-Marathon, OMV return oil exploration licences to Croatia -OMVRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Reuters

    Houston-based Marathon Oil and Austrian energy group OMV returned seven offshore oil and gas exploration licenses to Croatia, an OMV spokesman said on Wednesday, as a slump in oil prices forces the oil industry to cut investment. Croatia, hoping to boost its oil and gas sector, had awarded the licences to a consortium formed by the two companies in January, with Marathon as the operator holding a 60-percent stake and OMV the rest.

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  8. Zagreb marks World Hepatitis DayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Xinhuanet

    People read flyers during an event to mark the World Hepatitis Day in Zagreb, capital of Croatia, July 28, 2015. (Xinhua/Miso Lisanin)

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  9. Champions League Review: Monaco impress while Shakhtar stall FenerbahceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Goal.com

    Young Boys were on the end of a French beating while the other two European heavyweights played out a goalless draw in Turkey Robin van Persie could not inspire Fenerbahce to victory in the Champions League third qualifying round first leg as Shakhtar Donetsk left Turkey with a goalless draw. Shakhtar made much of the early running, with Alex Teixeira flashing a shot wide in the 16th minute, while Fernandao headed off target from Nani's cross.

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  10. Young Animal Welfare Scientist of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | EurekAlert!

    ... upon presentation of the UFAW Young Scientist of the Year 2015 award at the UFAW International Symposium in Zagreb, Croatia, July 2015. Jasmeet was also Runner-up for 2011 Scopus Young Researcher Award in Health and Medical Sciences awarded by ...

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  11. Cheniere LNG could dent Russian gas dominance in SE Europe-sourcesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Reuters

    Cheniere Energy Inc plans to deliver liquefied natural gas to central and southeastern Europe within a few years, a move that with U.S. supplies would loosen Russia's energy grip on the region, sources told Reuters. The Houston-based LNG specialist, which is gearing up to launch western European operations this year, is eyeing an eastern expansion, said six sources close to either Cheniere or governments and companies in the region.

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  12. On Nastive GroundDON'T Blame Me. I'M from VermontRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2010 | American Reporter

    Last night's election results have been "discounted" in the truest sense by not just Wall Street but by most foreign stock markets. It is a good refresher course in the fact that markets are usually anticipatory.

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  13. Croatia's top court order retrial for ex-PM SanaderRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Reuters

    Croatia's Constitutional Court has ordered a retrial of ex-Prime Minister Ivo Sanader after he successfully appealed against the guilty verdict handed down on corruption charges. He was found guilty of taking a bribe from Hungarian oil group MOL in exchange for allowing it a dominant position in Croatian oil firm INA.

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  14. UPDATE 1-Croatian ex-PM Sanader's graft convictions sent for retrialRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Reuters

    Sanader, prime minister from 2004 to 2009, had been convicted of taking a bribe from the Hungarian oil group MOL in 2008 to allow it to take a dominant stake in Croatia's biggest utility, the oil firm INA, and also of taking a bribe from Austria's Hypo Bank in 1994 and 1995, when he was deputy foreign minister. He is the highest-ranking Croatian official tried for graft as part of the ex-Yugoslav republic's drive to strengthen the rule of law and join the European Union, which it did in 2013.

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  15. Prof Receives International Animal Welfare AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Ontarion Newspaper

    ... the inaugural award in 2011. Mason was recognized at the federation's recent international symposium in Zagreb, Croatia, which attracted several hundred delegates from around the world. "I am really pleased and honoured to receive this award from an ...

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  16. Croatia to quit border talks with Slovenia after tape leak - PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Croatia said on Monday it would quit "contaminated" arbitration talks over its border with Slovenia after the leak of a tape purporting to show a Slovenian judge on the panel discussing the case with a representative of the Ljubljana government. Croatia's Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic arrives at the EU Council headquarters at the start of a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium, June 26, 2015.

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  17. Cee Markets 1-Currencies, stocks on weaker footing as investors eye FedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Reuters

    BUDAPEST, July 27 Central European markets started off on a weaker footing on Monday in slow trade, with investors cautious ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's meeting later in the week. Hungary's forint has been under pressure since the central bank said on July 21 that it had ended its rate-cutting cycle, and foreigners' holdings of forint-denominated government bonds have also been decreasing.

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  18. Austrian Dominic Thiem wins Croatian ATP OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | India.com

    Zagreb, July 27: Austrian Dominic Thiem, with an ATP ranking of 26, beat Portuguese Joao Sousa 6-4, 6-1 to win the 26th edition of the Konzum Croatia Open here. Playing in front of the packed stadium in the Stella Maris Tennis Center and world's number one Novak Djokovic on Sunday, the 21-year old Austrian needed just one hour to beat 26-year old Sousa and to win his second career ATP title, Xinhua reported.The Portuguese player was able to withstand Thiem's pace only until the 7th game when the young Austrian broke him for the first time in the match.

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  19. EXCLUSIVE: Croatian giants Dinamo Zagreb terminate contract with Ghana defender Lee AddyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana international defender Lee Addy is looking to join a new club for the upcoming season after Croatian giants Dinamo Zagreb terminated his contract, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively confirm. The 25-year-old whose 2014/15 season was saddled with injuries now has to join a new club after the Croatian top-flight title-holders terminated his contract following a string of injuries leading to loss of form.

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  20. Croatia withdraws from arbitration deal with SloveniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | B92

    "The process is contaminated, what was agreed on is unsustainable and Croatia is leaving the contract," said Milanovic. He earlier in the day held consultations on this issue with representatives of parties in the Croatian parliament.

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