Independence Day

Croatian parliament marks 25 years of independence

The Croatian parliament gave a reception on Friday to mark Independence Day, remembering 8 October 1991 when it adopted a historic resolution declaring Croatia's independence from the Yugoslav...

Grabar-Kitarovic: We have achieved a lot in 25 years of independence

President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic on Friday sent a congratulatory message to Croatia's citizens on the occasion of Independence Day, observed on 8 October, underscoring that the Croatians have...

Modi's Independence Day speech focuses on Kashmir, Balochistan

Tensions between India and Pakistan rose Monday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi touched on Pakistan's Balochistan province in his Independence Day speech, one day after Pakistani President Mamnoon...

Cries for freedom in Kashmir as India celebrates Independence Day

Its tranquil setting is deceiving: In verdant valleys and forested hillsides against the high snow-capped Himalayas, Kashmir boils over yet again in what has become a regular cycle of protests and...

Bosnia marks Independence Day, divisions persist

Bosnia and Herzegovina on Tuesday marked yet another Independence Day that was observed in only one half of the country, that is in the Bosniak-Croat federation. while the other half -