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Clinton to push Kosovo to step up EU, Nato integration

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will hold talks with Kosovo leaders on Wednesday to urge them to step up its efforts for EU and Nato integration in order to secure peace in the volatile Balkans region which she is touring.

Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

Wilson's gold run ends

Hannah Wilson's dream of a hat-trick of gold medals was shattered when she failed to reach the final of the 50-metres freestyle at the World University Games in Belgrade, Serbia.

12 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

Adopting double standards

While it is right and just that China should be angered by the bombing of its embassy in Belgrade, and the Chinese people should demonstrate their indignation, I find it curious that similar sentiments are not applied to or allowed by the killings on June 4 1989.

2 Jun 1999 - 12:00am

Shocked by unprovoked attack

On May 11, my German wife lost something she had always treasured. She lost the sense of being safe on the streets of Hong Kong.

24 May 1999 - 12:00am

Children's crusade

MORE than 27,000 signatures collected from pupils at 252 kindergartens, primary and secondary schools will be submitted to the US Consulate tomorrow to condemn the bombing of the Chinese Embassy in Belgrade by Nato.

16 May 1999 - 12:00am


In yesterday's story on the return of the ashes of victims of the embassy bombing in Belgrade, Qian Qichen was incorrectly identified as foreign minister. His title is Vice-Premier.

14 May 1999 - 12:00am

Impressed by Beijing's response to atrocity

I, like all Chinese, am in mourning after the death of my compatriots in the cowardly attack by the US-led Nato forces on Belgrade.

By attacking the Chinese Embassy, the alliance has effectively attacked the sovereign territory of China itself, and all Chinese must feel both angry and disgusted.

13 May 1999 - 12:00am

Yugoslav line in profit

Yugoslav shipping line Jugooceanija of Kotor, Montenegro, reported a profit of US$3 million in the first four months of the year, the Belgrade newspaper Politika reports.

The company expects total 1997 income to reach about $37 million after the freeing of 15 of its ships which were 'frozen' by five years of war-related sanctions against Yugoslavia.

30 May 1997 - 12:00am


AS expected, Hong Kong once again beat its competitor in the so-called International Challenge Day on May 31.

This time, the unlucky city was Belgrade.

14 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

Belgrade exercises right

THE Urban Council's failure to take part in this year's International Challenge Day has led to the territory losing to Belgrade in the event it once dominated.

Hong Kong's number of participants in the exercise contest was slashed to just more than one-sixth of the population, because only residents in the New Territories could be officially registered.

9 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

'Limber up' to win prizes in big draw

THE people of Hong Kong have until 9 pm to exercise for 15 minutes and register with International Challenge Day.

The challenge, which pits two-time champions Hong Kong against newcomer Belgrade, works on an honour system.

31 May 1995 - 12:00am

Belgrade defies fighting

THE war in the former Yugoslavia will not stop the citizens of Belgrade from competing against Hong Kong in today's International Challenge Day.

But Petar Stakic, general secretary of the Sport For All Association in Belgrade, conceded the territory would probably emerge victorious.

31 May 1995 - 12:00am

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Nov 4
Principal 2:15 NAB BushRangers
Nov 11
Winner Medical Kings 2:6 Verity
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Principal vs Verity
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Winner Medical Kings vs NAB BushRangers

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