Serb army commander sends off for his false teeth - and dismisses UN war crimes tribunal as 'satanic court'
Bosnia And Herzegovina
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Thursday 17 May 2012
Until the judgment on Ratko Mladic has been pronounced, the Bosnian war will not be truly over
Wednesday 16 May 2012
Mladic appears in court on genocide charges in last major case arising from Yugoslav wars
Tuesday 08 May 2012
Computer games are no stranger to controversy, but the release of Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 must surely take the vilest of poor-taste awards.
Monday 09 April 2012
The sight of a river of empty red chairs running down the length of Marshal Tito Boulevard in Sarajevo, commemorating the 20th anniversary of the start of the siege of the Bosnian capital, has been poignant. Twenty years on from the beginning of the war in April 1992, a conflict that would go on to claim about 100,000 lives, more than 11,000 in Sarajevo – hence the red chairs, one per victim – it seems incredible that the West allowed it to happen in the first place.
Friday 06 April 2012
The culture of denial was as disturbing then as it remains now. Painful truths need to be accepted
Thursday 05 April 2012
A British man who has been in jail without trial since 2004 while fighting extradition to the US on terror charges has pleaded to be charged and tried in Britain.
Sunday 01 April 2012
'He was using the News for an outrageous plug while I was under anaesthetic being operated on'
Wednesday 29 February 2012
Rangers defender Sasa Papac feels all the players are under threat of losing their jobs as administrators look to cut costs.
Wednesday 15 February 2012
Arguments about the role of religion in national life have recently acquired a new urgency. Peter Popham reports on a modern version of an old debate
West End Girl, King's Head, Islington, London Chorzelski / Apekisheva, Wigmore Hall, London
Dream Hunter, Wilton's Music Hall, London
Sunday 12 February 2012
A cleverly updated version of Puccini's Wild West opera sees a lovelorn innocent fall prey to a feckless drug dealer
Sunday 12 February 2012
Hollywood star defends her hard-hitting and controversial story set during the 1990s Bosnian conflict
Friday 10 February 2012
Courage under fire! Jolie's debut is not for faint-hearted
Friday 03 February 2012
The hamlet of Küstendorf is like a Disneyland for cinema auteurs. Built by double-Palme d'Or-winning director Emir Kusturica, the village has streets named after Federico Fellini and Jean Vigo. The cinema is called the Stanley Kubrick Theatre and the restaurant carries the moniker Visconti. It's also been home to the Küstendorf Film and Music Festival since 2008.
Thursday 19 January 2012
'People ask me where I got my strength from... and I don't know'
Tuesday 17 January 2012
Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko was always confident he would rediscover his goalscoring touch.
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Labour leadership: Battle lines are drawn as members battle over party's ideology at first hustings of the contest
- 1 As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
- 2 The ten most unequal developed countries in the world
- 3 Saudi Arabia 'seeking to head United Nations Human Rights Council'
- 4 New Zealand 'the best country to work as a prostitute', says sex worker advocacy group
- 5 Irish people are travelling home from all over the world so they can vote to legalise gay marriage