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News on Serbia continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

14 hrs ago | Jalopnik

Google Street View Captures Crime From Start To Finish

Two electrical engineering students in Serbia were caught by the police preparing to rob a jewelry store.

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17 hrs ago | Radio Prague

One hundredth anniversary of the start of the Great War marked

July 28th marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the Great War which later came to be known as World War I. On this date in 1914, the Austro-Hungarian Empire declared war on Serbia - exactly a month the Austrian heir to the throne, Franz Ferdinand, and his Czech wife Sofie Chotek were assassinated in Sarajevo.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

India Gazette

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.

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The Independent

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.

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Merced Sun-Star

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.

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Related Topix: History in the News, World News, Hungary, Austria,

Sat Jul 26, 2014

TrekEarth

Velika Morava

The Velika Morava begins at the confluence of the South Morava and the West Morava, located near the small town of StalaA , a major railway junction in central Serbia.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Block Island Times

One island, many worlds

Olja Kaludjerovic and Andrea Krnjaic are students at the University of Novi Sad in Serbia.

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Related Topix: Travel, World News, Europe Travel, Serbia Travel, Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro Travel, Bulgaria, Block Island, RI

Google Earth Blog

Street View now available in Serbia

Thanks to sharp-eyed GEB reader 'Nikola', we've learned that Street View imagery is now available in a number of cities in Serbia.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Mail

Fried brains and stomach soup on the menu at busy HOSPITAL (but...

Fried brains and stomach soup on the menu at busy HOSPITAL A chef says he has been inundated with orders for fried brains, stomachs and decapitated heads despite serving them in a busy hospital.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, World News, Medicine, Nursing

Reuters

Serbian oil company NIS first-half profits fall

Serbian oil company NIS reported a 5 percent fall in first-half net profit due to higher taxes and will have to cut spending on projects in the second half.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

SETimes news

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."

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Related Topix: Quality Control, Electronic, World News, Union University

CFR.org

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.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Austria, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Tue Jul 22, 2014

OregonLive.com

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.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

SETimes news

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.

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Partum intelligendo

Little pieces give flavour to a bigger narrative

I've added a new podcast to my already-lengthy list. It's another BBC one - this time a short 2-3 minute piece each day, summing up news stories of 100 years ago in the lead up to World War I. A few weeks in, and I've already learned plenty, but it highlights a number of key elements that resonate strongly, including some that came up last week in ... (more)

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FarmingUK

Serbian village raises complaint about UAE purchase of farmland

Farmers in Kula, Serbia have made formal complaints about an Abu Dhabi company, Al Rawafed Agriculture, which is trying to acquire land.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Hawk Eye

Answering to history

From Adolf Hitler down to the petty bureaucrats who staffed the Nazi death camps, thousands of perpetrators of World War II war ... Associated Press Hungarian soldiers execute Serbians and Jews on Miletic Street in Novi-Sad, Yugoslavia, Jan. 23, 1942, during a series of "raids" in a photo provided by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

B92

Belgrade to back Serb participation in Kosovo government

Office for Kosovo head Marko Duriae met with UNMIK Chief Farid Zarif and told him that Serbia intends to support Serbs' participation in a new Kosovo government.

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B92

Russian president to visit Serbia on October 20

'Putin will come to Belgrade to celebrate with us the day when Belgrade was liberated ,' the Serbian president told Radio Television of Serbia late on Thursday, adding that the Russian leader will arrive here on his invitation.

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B92

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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