Prosecutors in Baltimore have dropped all remaining charges against police in the death of Freddie Gray, an African American man whose fatal injury in police custody last year triggered riots in the US city and stoked a national debate about police brutality against minorities. Chief Deputy State’s Attorney Michael Schatzow told the judge on Wednesday that […]

Pripadnici Jedinice za posebnu podršku MUP-a Hercegovačko-neretvanskog kantona danas su poslani u Neum, nakon incidenta koji se u 14.30 sati dogodio na plaži hotela «Zenit». U MUP-u HNK nam je potvrđeno da je najprije došlo do verbalnog, a potom i fizičkog sukoba između jednog Neumljanina i grupe mladića koji kao gosti borave u ovom mjestu, […]

If war is the continuation of politics by other means, then booing isn’t such an alarming way to express significant political eclisagreement. Once upon a time, party conventions were places where people fought out differences. In recent decades, however, they have been a stage-managed public relations exercise. Amidst the financial crisis’ wreckage, at the twilight […]

Air strikes in Syria’s divided city of Aleppo have killed dozens of people, according to a monitor, as fighting intensifies across the country despite UN appeals for greater humanitarian access and the resumption of peace talks.  The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Tuesday that Syrian government helicopters targeted the al-Mashhad neighbourhood in […]

Roditelji će u svakom trenutku znati ocjene i izostanke djece

July 26, 2016

Elektronski dnevnici počet će se primjenjivati u deset osnovnih škola i to od drugog polugodišta. Uz pomoć njih u svako doba dana i noći roditelji će uz posebnu šifru imati pristup ocjenama svog djeteta, izjavio je za “Dnevni avaz” Elvir Kazazović, ministar obrazovanja, nauke i mladih KS.  Tehničke novine – Po uzoru na druge htjeli […]

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The grown-ups take over: Michelle Obama and Bernie Sanders did their best to silence the juvenile booing at the DNC

July 26, 2016

The early part of day one of the Democratic National Convention was marred by booing from embittered Bernie Sanders delegates. And with all due respect to my colleague Sean Illing, I disagree that it was inspired by the relatively minor Wikileaks leak of emails showing that some folks at the DNC prickled at the Sanders […]

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New Power Line to Link Albania to Macedonia

July 26, 2016

Illustrative picture by pixabay.com Albania’s government on Tuesday will sign an agreement for a loan of 50 million euros with the German state-owned development bank KfW, that will open the way for the construction of a high-voltage 400kV interconnection line with Macedonia. The project that in Albania will start in Elbasan and will end in Bitola […]

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Unconventional Coal Technologies ‘Could Blow the Global Carbon Budget’

July 26, 2016

While tar sands and fracking have been cited frequently for their climate and environmental impacts, a new report puts the spotlight on how two unconventional coal technologies are “a leap in the wrong direction” as they “damage and delay the transition to a low carbon world.” Released Monday by Friends of the Earth International (FOEI), […]

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