New swimming pool complex opened in Zagreb

Mayor Milan Bandic formally opened a newly-built swimming pool complex at the Svetice Sports and Recreation Centre in east Zagreb on Monday.

Baldasar says won't return to SDP, but will remain mayor

The head of the Split branch of the strongest opposition Social Democratic Party (SDP), Ivo Baldasar, said on Monday that he would not be a member of the SDP any more, but would remain Mayor of Split.

London's new Muslim mayor attends Holocaust memorial

London's new Muslim mayor, Labour politician Sadiq Khan, attended his first public event as mayor on Sunday at a memorial for the 6 million Jews killed in the Holocaust.

Politicians around the world congratulate London's first Muslim mayor

US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton on Saturday joined a number of politicians from around the world in congratulating Sadiq Khan on becoming the first Muslim mayor of London.

London elects first Muslim mayor after bitter campaign

Sadiq Khan thanked the voters of London for "making the impossible possible" by electing him to be London's first Muslim mayor Friday.

London set for first Muslim mayor as Britain counts local votes

Labour Party candidate Sadiq Khan appeared set to become London's first Muslim mayor as counting got under way following Thursday's elections for regional and local assemblies in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Religion clouds debate as London set to elect first Muslim mayor

As the two main candidates make their final appeals to voters to become London's next mayor, a row is simmering over the Conservatives' focus on the Muslim background of their Labour rival, who remains the favourite in the May 5 election.

Ivan Kovacic resigns as head of Bridge club of MPs

The mayor of Omis, Ivan Kovacic, is no longer the head of the Bridge party club of deputies in the national parliament, Bridge confirmed to Hina on Thursday. No information was available on who would succeed Kovacic in that post.

Court excludes all secret recordings from case against Zagreb mayor

The court excluded the said material following a motion by defence attorneys for Bandic and the other accused.

Conflict of Interest Commission fines Zagreb mayor HRK 30,000

"We are not contesting his right to change the relevant rules, but he used his powers to change them so that his party could obtain a certain benefit in a period that is not considered a pre-election period," said Commission chair Dalija Oreskovic.