Tag: Croatia

Real life settings for Game of Thrones sites

The end is nigh for Game of Thrones and the penultimate episode was indeed apocalyptic . As Daenerys was carpet torching King’s Landing, astride...

Malta worsens position on world corruption rankings since inclusion – index

In the latest rankings published in a global index of perceived levels of corruption, Malta has doubled its position since it was included.According to...

Cold weather, Croatian police stop migrants at EU frontier

Harsh weather conditions and tight police border controls have stopped thousands of migrants from attempting to cross into Croatia at the European Union's Balkan...

Migrants block Bosnian border, scuffle with Croatian police

Several people were injured on Wednesday as migrants demanding to cross Bosnia's northwestern border threw stones at Croatian police who responded by firing teargas...

Croatia begins second corruption retrial of former PM

Croatia's former prime minister Ivo Sanader pleaded not guilty at the start of a retrial on Tuesday on charges that he accepted a bribe...

Croats protest against election of moderate in Bosnia’s presidency

Hundreds of demonstrators waving Croatian flags took to the streets of Mostar on Thursday to protest against the election of a moderate politician as...

Migrants in Bosnia complain of beatings by Croatian police

Many refugees and migrants, some showing their cuts and bruises, accuse Croatian police of beating them before turning them back as they try to...

Croatia’s Adriatic gem limits number of tourists due to overcrowding

The Croatian town of Dubrovnik, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and picturesque coastal resort on the Adriatic, is at risk of being overwhelmed by...

Croatia’s World Cup soccer coach clings to the rosary as he...

On Sunday, Croatia’s soccer team played France in the final game of the 2018 World Cup, after running victoriously through a string of soccer...

Great Expectations dashed as Croatia sends England home

The Lions are coming home. But not football. The roller coaster game which saw the fortunes of England fluctuate wildly from winning to sadly losing...