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Vucic to head SNS-led parliamentary group

08:08 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Aleksandar Vucic, leader of the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), will be the head of "Let's Get Serbia Moving" parliamentary group in the Serbian parliament.

Markovic: JS to have its own group in parliament

08:04 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

United Serbia (JS) leader Dragan Markovic said Thursday that seven MPs from his party would form a parliamentary group and he would act as the whip.

Samardzic to be new DSS whip

07:59 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The caucus whip of the Democratic Party of Serbia (DSS) in the new composition of Serbian parliament will be the party's vice president, Slobodan Samardzic, DSS' spokesperson and new MP Petar Petkovic told Tanjug Thursday.

Serbian parliament convened

18:31 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian parliament was convened Thursday with the verification of the mandates of all 250 MPs chosen in the May 6 election.

New parliament to have 14 more parties

12:35 20:54 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The new composition of the Serbian parliament, which should be constituted on Thursday, will gather 36 parties which is 14 more parties relative to the previous one which had 22 parties.

Government to be formed soon, possibly in June

20:57 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Serbian parliament speaker Slavica Djukic Dejanovic expects that a new government will be formed soon and does not rule out June as the possible deadline.

SNS has not given up on forming government

07:50 07:52 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) candidate for the prime minister's post, Jorgovanka Tabakovic, said on Monday that nothing had changed in the party as regards its intention to form a government.

DS, SPS-PUPS-JS discuss government, 3rd partner

07:42 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The meeting between the coalitions gathered around the Democratic Party (DS) and the Socialist Party of Serbia (SPS) ended late on Monday after a 1.5-hour talk in the DS seat and party leaders did not address the media.

PACE: Elections in keeping with CE standards

06:57 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Standing Committee of the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) adopted a report of the Ad hoc Committee for observing the elections in Serbia, which says that the parliamentary and presidential elections in the country were held in line with the CE standards,

RIK releases final election results

07:00 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

ccording to the results obtained from all polling stations, presidential candidate Tomislav Nikolic won 49.54 percent, and his contender Boris Tadic 47.31 percent of the vote. According to the final results, 1, 552,063 eligible voters cast their ballot for Nikolic, while 1,481,952

Empty ballot boxes at seven stations in Bujanovac

07:06 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

In ethnic Albanian villages of Mali Trnovac, Breznica, Konculj, Zarbince, Nesalce, Lucane, Dobrosin and Samoljica, which have 7,034 registered voters, the ballot boxes stayed completely empty, according to a report filed by the municipal electoral commission.

BIRODI: Media in Serbia like in Azerbaijan or Tajikistan

07:36 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The survey covered the central news broadcasts of the televisions B92, Serbian Broadcasting Corporation, Prva Srpska, Pink, Studio B and Television Vojvodina, and the dailies Politika, Blic, Vecernje Novosti, Danas and Pravda.

PIK announces results of elections in Vojvodina

07:38 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The Assembly of AP Vojvodina has a total of 120 members, half of whom are elected by proportional representation, and the remaining 60 by the majority voting model.

New parliament to include less women than expected

07:46 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

There were announcements ahead of the parliamentary election in Serbia that a third of the members of the new parliament would be women, but their number will be somewhat smaller now that the seats have been distributed.

RIK: Nikolic 49.55, Tadic 47.30 percent of votes

07:57 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Republic Electoral Commission (RIK) has processed the results of the second round of presidential elections from 99.34 percent of polling places, according to which Tomislav Nikolic, has won 49.55 percent of the votes, whereas Boris Tadi  got 47.30 percent.

Nikolic's term begins upon taking oath

08:05 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The term of the newly-elected President of Serbia, Tomislav Nikolic, will start upon taking the oath of office before the National Assembly, and one of his first duties will be to nominate a person who will be given the mandate to set up the Government.

Parliament by June 9, government by September 5

08:03 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 The end of the second round of the presidential election marked the completion of the general elections in Serbia, which will get a new parliament by June 9 at the latest, and the new government by no later than September 5.

Final vote results for Belgrade City Council

08:01 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The City Electoral Commission (GIK) stated Monday the final results of the vote for members of the Belgrade City Council after repeated elections at 16 polling stations, which made no change in the number of seats that the parties won in the May 6 elections.

DS: Regular elections in 11 Belgrade's committees

08:09 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Democratic Party (DS) denied Monday the allegations about the dissolution of the DS City Board and municipal committees in Belgrade, stressing that regular elections have been called for 11 municipal committees, whose two-year mandate is about to expire.

Radicals win five seats in Novi Sad City Council

08:09 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

 After repeated local elections at five polling stations in Novi Sad, the Serbian Radical Party (SRS) managed to pass the election threshold and win five seats in the City Council, Predrag Zagorcic, president of the City Electoral Commission, told Tanjug on Monday.

Second round of presidential election regular

19:59 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

The second round of the presidential election has gone by according to regulations, in an atmosphere of openness and strong copetitive spirit, but the media were not analytical and critical enough towards the candidates, international observers stated on Monday.

Tomislav Nikolic Serbia's new President

08:00 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Beta

"Let's Get Serbia Moving" coalition presidential candidate Tomislav Nikolic won 50.21 percent of total votes in the runoff, while "A Choice for a Better Life" coalition candidate Boris Tadic won 46.77 percent of the vote, the Serbian Election Commission announced

OSCE: 23.58 percent voted in Kosovo

00:23 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

According to the preliminary results stated by the OSCE, 23.58 percent of the voters in Kosovo cast a ballot in the Serbian presidential election on Sunday.

Presidential Elections in Serbia 2012

Two candidates-two futures for Serbia

07:19 07:58 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

In a TV duel, Tadic's main objection to Nikolic was that his policy is dangerous and inconsistent, which he illustrated with numerous examples from his political past, whereas Nikolic said to his contender several times to turn to the future, instead of being anchored in the

Election silence starts at midnight

07:18 07:19 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The camapaigning for the second round of presidential elections ends midnight on Thursday, when the election silence will commence and stay in effect until polls close at 8 p.m. on Sunday.

Priciest campaign yet, no vital issues in media

07:11 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The latest campaign was the most expensive election race in Serbia's history, but media coverage of important issues was lacking, it was heard Thursday at a conference on media monitoring in the April-May period.

Election materials arrive in Kosovo, OSCE ready

07:15 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The materials for the second round of the Serbian presidential election arrived in Kosovo, where the voting procedure will be administered by representatives of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), the organization's spokesman Nikola Gaon said for

Hollande supports Tadic

07:16 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Newly elected French President Francois Hollande has given his support to Boris Tadic in the second round of the Serbian presidential election, the Blic daily has learned from diplomatic sources.

Pastor: SVM and DS remain partners on all levels

07:13 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Leader of the Association of Vojvodina Hungarians (SVM) Istvan Pastor stated on Thursday that he reached a principled agreement with leader of the Democratic Party (DS) Boris Tadic according to which the two parties would remain strategic partners on the republic, provincial

LSV backs Tadic in run-off

07:14 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Social Democratic League of Vojvodina (LSV) called on Thursday on the party faithful to vote for the candidate of the “Choice for a Better Life” coalition Boris Tadic in the second round of the Serbian presidential election scheduled for May 20.


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