New Year

Family of asylum seekers attacked in east German city: police

A disabled Tunisian man and his two children were verbally abused and beaten by thugs in a New Year's Eve attack in the east of Germany, where the family has applied for asylum.

Petrov hopes some reform goals to be attained in 2016

 This will not be easy, but we are ready for challenges. We wish our society let optimism and audacity for the turn for the better run away with it,

The investigation into Munich's New Year terrorism scare

Police in Munich, Germany, cleared two city train stations

Munich terror alert lifted as investigators seek potential suspects

The terror alert in Munich was lifted Friday as investigators puzzled over the identities of potential attackers implicated in an intelligence tip-off that prompted the closure of two train...

Dozens join in New Year Day swim in Pula

During the swimming party, the revellers wished a happy new year and extended their best wishes to the pioneer of this tradition, Mrs Alma Seslija, for her 85th birthday.

Croatia welcomes 2016 with open air parties, fireworks

Several thousands gathered in Zagreb's central square for an open-air New Year's Eve party where local pop and rock bands played. The Croatian capital also organised a fireworks display like those...

2016 opens with glittering fireworks, parties ... and security alerts

Fireworks and spectacular light displays helped revellers welcome in 2016 across the globe, although several major cities were on high alert as the New Year began.

Austrian police say European capitals have been warned of possible attack

Vienna police said on Saturday that a 'friendly intelligence service' has warned numerous European capitals of the possibility of a shooting or bomb attack in Europe before the New Year.

Minister says Croatia's tourism not affected by wordwide developments

Preparations for Christmas and New Year holidays are going as planned, he said after the launch of a new tourist check-in and check-out information system -- eVisitor.