International Sport Film Festival starts Friday at Zlatibor

ZLATIBOR - The 3rd International Sport Film Festival is taking place August 22-25 on Mt. Zlatibor, western Serbia.

The competition part of the program will feature 12 documentaries by filmmakers from India, England, East Timor, France, Russia, Poland, U.S., Canada,Turkey, Bulgaria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Serbia.

Poet Miodrag Pavlovic dies

BELGRADE - Miodrag Pavlovic, one of the foremost writers of contemporary Serbian poetry and founder of modernism, has died, aged 87.

Pavlovic passed away on August 17 in the German town of Tuttlingen, where he had lived with his family.

180 dead as floods wash away homes in Nepal, India

The death toll from three days of flooding and torrential rain in Nepal and India rose to more than 180 people Monday, as relief teams sent food, tents and medicine to prevent any outbreaks of disease.
The worst-hit areas were in western Nepal and northern India, where swirling floodwaters submerged hundreds of villages and swept away homes made of mud and straw.