Monday, 30 April 2018

SDP Leader Criticises Government, Živi Zid

ZAGREB, April 30, 2018 - Despite polls indicating that the Social Democratic Party's (SDP) rating is falling while that of Živi Zid is growing and is within 4% of the SDP, the party's leader Davor Bernardić said on Monday that the SDP is growing and strengthening whereas the Živi Zid is a protest party that doesn't have a stance on important matters such as anti-fascism, violence against women, relations with the Church, religious instruction in schools, abortion or the LGBT community.

Monday, 30 April 2018

Živi Zid Holds First Convention, Unveils Party Platform

ZAGREB, April 30, 2018 - The opposition parliamentary party Živi Zid held its first convention in Zagreb on Sunday since the party establishment and unveiled its platform under the motto "Croatia offering equal opportunities for everyone".

Saturday, 28 April 2018

Will Živi Zid Come to Power after Next Elections?

The anti-establishment party’s popularity is growing.

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Pick for Chief State Prosecutor Gets Mostly Positive Reviews

ZAGREB, April 17, 2018 - Commenting on the government's decision to nominate Deputy Chief State Prosecutor Dražen Jelenić as the new Chief State Prosecutor, a member of the Social Democratic Party's (SDP) presidency Peđa Grbin said that Jelenić was a "good candidate."

Friday, 30 March 2018

Živi Zid Proposes Minimum Guaranteed Pension

ZAGREB, March 30, 2018 - The leader of the opposition Živi Zid party, Ivan Vilibor Sinčić, said on Friday that after Easter his party would submit bill to parliament on minimum guaranteed pensions, including a national old age allowance to help people who do not meet retirement conditions and have fewer than 15 years of service.

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Parties Divided over Expulsion of Russian Diplomat

ZAGREB, March 27, 2018 - The decision to expel a Russian diplomat from Croatia was a unanimous foreign policy decision, Ivan Vrdoljak, leader of the Croatian People's Party (HNS), the junior partner in the HDZ-led government, said on Tuesday, adding that there were other ways for Croatia to demonstrate its friendship with Russia.

Sunday, 25 March 2018

Živi Zid to Present Members of Its Future "Government"

ZAGREB, March 25, 2018 - The fundamental items of Živi Zid's programme will be the fight against corruption, the judiciary and a pension reform, the opposition party's president Ivan Vilibor Sinčić said on Saturday after a meeting of the party presidency.

Friday, 2 March 2018

Parliament Stays in Session Whole Night

ZAGREB, March 2, 2018 - A parliamentary debate about draft amendments to the parliament’s standing orders, which started late on Thursday afternoon, lasted all night after opposition lawmakers persisted in the night-long debate, angered by the overruling of their proposal that the debate should actually start on Friday morning.

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Opposition Calls for Government Resignations over Agrokor

ZAGREB, February 21, 2018 – MOST party leader Božo Petrov said on Wednesday that, in the wake of the resignation of emergency administrator in the ailing Agrokor food and retail conglomerate, Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Martina Dalić should also step down, and he called on Prime Minister Andrej Plenković to propose a new candidate for Agrokor's emergency administrator to contain further damage.

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Ivan Pernar Poses with Girlfriend in Dubrovnik

Can even one of Croatia's most outspoken politicians be left speechless by Dubrovnik's beauty?

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