Gulf Times - Serbia
Serb spends 36 years collecting currencies, one short

Serb spends 36 years collecting currencies, one short

Zoran Milosevic showed off decades of his painstaking work with colourful notes and coins lined up under protective glass.

Lawyer for former Serbia leader Milosevic shot dead

Lawyer for former Serbia leader Milosevic shot dead

A leading lawyer who defended former Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic on charges of war crimes has been shot dead in Belgrade, police said on Sunday.

After 15 years, thieves behind French heist surface in Serbia

After 15 years, thieves behind French heist surface in Serbia

They believed they were safe but a few blood drops betrayed them: 15 years after a daring robbery at a French jewellery store, the four alleged perpetrators have been found -- in Serbia.

Brazil outclass Serbia to set up Mexico clash

Brazil outclass Serbia to set up Mexico clash

Goals by Paulinho and Thiago Silva steered a much-improved Brazil to a 2-0 victory over a battling but ultimately outclassed Serbia on Wednesday and into a World Cup second-round meeting with Mexico.

Switzerland strike late to sink Serbia 2-1

Switzerland strike late to sink Serbia 2-1

A thunderous strike by Granit Xhaka and a superb last-minute breakaway goal by Xherdan Shaqiri gave Switzerland a dramatic 2-1 win over Serbia in a swashbuckling World Cup Group E match on Friday.

Captain Kolarov fires Serbia to victory over Costa Rica

Captain Kolarov fires Serbia to victory over Costa Rica

Aleksandar Kolarov produced a moment of captain's inspiration, curling home a superb free kick as Serbia got their World Cup Group E campaign up and running with a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica on Sunday.

Serbia arrests 8 foreigners suspected of filming military sites

Serbia arrests 8 foreigners suspected of filming military sites

Serbian military police have arrested eight foreigners suspected of illegally trying to film or enter the country's military premises, the defence ministry said Monday.

Tensions rise between Serbia, Ukraine over 'mercenaries'

Tensions rise between Serbia, Ukraine over 'mercenaries'

Serbia this week summoned its ambassador in Kiev for consultations after Ukraine raised concerns over Serbian "mercenaries" fighting on the side of pro-Russian rebels in its conflict-torn east.

Serbian president-elect accused of poll fraud

Serbian president-elect accused of poll fraud

Serbian president-elect Aleksandar Vucic's main poll rival accused the former premier Sunday of "scandalous irregularities" in the election which handed him victory earlier this month.

Basketball-US and Serbia to clash in David and Goliath final

Basketball-US and Serbia to clash in David and Goliath final

Basketball superpower the United States will face Serbia on Sunday in an Olympic men's basketball David and Goliath gold medal final that will bring down the curtain on the Rio Games.

Migrants end hunger strike at Serbia-Hungary border

Migrants end hunger strike at Serbia-Hungary border

Around 90 migrants on Friday ended a days-long hunger strike they had staged at Serbia's border with Hungary in a bid to be allowed to continue their journey across the closed frontier, the UN refuge agency said.

Man shoots dead 5, injures 20 in Serbian cafe

Man shoots dead 5, injures 20 in Serbian cafe

A man shot dead five people, including his wife, and injured another 20 in a cafe in northern Serbia early on Saturday, police said, with jealousy the suspected motive.