Al-Mahmoud stresses need to strengthen role of parliaments

Al-Mahmoud stresses need to strengthen role of parliaments

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud stressed that there is a need today more than ever to activate and strengthen the role of parliaments

Shura Council speaker attends IPU meeting

Shura Council speaker attends IPU meeting

The 205th Governing Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) began in Belgrade Monday. The meetings will be held until October 17.

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.

The Danube fisherman hauling suicide jumpers to safety

The Danube fisherman hauling suicide jumpers to safety

Putting her backpack down, she climbed over the fence and jumped into the rushing waters of the Danube below: the 16 year-old girl was the 29th attempted suicide to be saved by Renato Grbic, a Belgrade fisherman and restaurant owner.

Kidnapped Serbian worker in Libya released: Belgrade

Kidnapped Serbian worker in Libya released: Belgrade

A Serbian employee of a German company who was kidnapped at the weekend in a remote part of Libya was released, the foreign ministry in Belgrade said.

Man blows himself up in Belgrade bakery

Man blows himself up in Belgrade bakery

A man blew himself up Monday in a bakery in the centre of the Serbian capital Belgrade, police said.