2014-02-04A change to the law on animal welfare in BiH draws criticism from citizens and international officials and could jeopardise EU funding.
2013-12-12Major Croatian cities are starting to see an expansion of the urban gardening movement, as people want to enrich their social lives and improve their family's diet.
2013-05-16Yad Vashem recognises the rescue of Jews during the Nazi-occupied Greece.
2013-05-01The Greek Orthodox Church refuses to allow the practice, but analysts said the church should be more compassionate.
2013-04-05The Council of Europe's new programme seeks to raise youths' awareness of online hate speech.
2013-02-28A campaign to name a Belgrade street after wartime hero Srdjan Aleksic has the support of city authorities.
2012-11-28Sports are increasingly becoming a tool to promote charities and social development within the Balkans and Turkey.
2012-10-24Drunken driving and speeding cause hundreds of deaths and thousands of injuries every year in the region, and prevention efforts need to be strengthened.
2012-10-15While European officials are proud of the Nobel Committee's decision on Friday to award this year's Nobel Peace Prize to the EU, the award drew criticism from some.
2012-10-10For the fourth consecutive year, fans of the legendary Balkan pop star gather to mark the anniversary of his last concert.
2012-05-24Bulgaria hopes to make it into the Guinness Book with a spectacular gathering of 333 bagpipe players who performed in front of an ecstatic audience.
2012-04-25Efforts to resolve the problem of huge armies of stray dogs roaming the streets of Athens, Bucharest and Sofia have failed to yield results.
2012-02-15Angelina Jolie said her directorial debut, set during the 1990s conflict in BiH, is intended to draw attention to global atrocities.
2012-02-14Officials say that the film was not banned, while citizens are divided.
2012-01-19"The Professor" was more than a great player scoring 832 career goals, in subtle ways he also helped build bridges between the Turks and Greeks.
2011-12-22The recent TUYAP fair hosted nearly 600 publishers at a book fair in Istanbul.
2011-11-03The Bulgarian film industry makes progress, despite obstacles.
2011-10-28King Michael I's historic moment was also a call for a mature and responsible political class.
2011-08-18For the last 33 years, the Ilinden horseback march has commemorated the Krusevo republic's achievement.
After years riddled with scandal, officials are taking steps to end corruption and crime in football.