Articles about Croatia

27 Oct 2022

Music Concert
Witness the Zadar sea organ's mesmerizing performance in Croatia

Can you imagine yourself walking along the seafront on a soothing evening and as you walk down the steps leading to the sea, you hear a pleasant melody lingering in the air? Surreal, right?

30 Sep 2022

Travel And Tourism
Captivating Croatia: Stay at either of these 5 unique accommodations

Croatia is the perfect destination to spend an extraordinary vacation in Europe.

21 Sep 2022

5 unique accommodations in Hungary to book your stay

Filled with natural beauty, stunning lakes, rich culture, and beautiful spa towns, Hungary is a must-visit country in central Europe.

12 Jul 2021

Anand beats Kasparov, finishes second in Croatia Grand Chess Tour

Former world champion Viswanathan Anand finished second in the Croatia Grand Chess Tour in Zagreb on Sunday with an impressive performance, accentuated by his two victories over long-time rival Garry Kasparov.

09 Jul 2021

Croatia Grand Chess Tour: Anand held to draw in sixth-round

Former chess world champion Viswanathan Anand was held to a draw by Russia's Alexander Grischuk in the sixth round of the Croatia Grand Chess Tour tournament on Thursday.

08 Jul 2021

Viswanathan Anand
Mixed fortunes for Anand in Croatia Grand Chess Tour event

Former world champion Viswanathan Anand started with a fluent win over Dutch Grandmaster Jorden van Foreest before faltering against France's Maxime Vachier-Lagrave in the second round of the rapid event in the Croatia Grand Chess Tour tournament that began in Zagreb on Wednesday.

25 Jun 2021

Saurabh Chaudhary
Saurabh Chaudhary clinches bronze at ISSF World Cup

Saurabh Chaudhary opened India's account at the ISSF World Cup in Croatia with a bronze in the men's 10m air pistol event after the country's shooters endured a modest opening day on which podium finishes eluded the likes of Manu Bhaker and Elavenil Valarivan.

17 May 2021

Manu Bhaker
Bhaker to write BA exams while shooting in European Championship

Inside her hotel room in the Croatian capital Zagreb, India's Olympic medal hope Manu Bhaker is juggling shooting-related activities and studies.

30 Dec 2020

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes Croatia

A strong earthquake hit central Croatia on Tuesday, crumbling buildings and sending panicked people fleeing into rubble-covered streets in a town southeast of the capital.

01 Sep 2020

UEFA Champions League
Transfer news: Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic signs four-year deal with Sevilla

Mid-fielder Ivan Rakitic has parted ways with Barcelona and signed a four-year deal with former club Sevilla.

26 Jun 2020

Novak Djokovic's coach Goran Ivanisevic tests positive for coronavirus

World number one Novak Djokovic's coach Goran Ivanisevic has tested positive for COVID-19.

07 Aug 2019

Rogers Cup: Barty and Stephens knocked out, loss for Kyrgios

Some of the star players in both women's and men's singles at the ongoing Rogers Cup faced defeat in the early stages.

03 Aug 2019

Five best National parks in the world you must visit

Apart from preserving a nation's natural wonders like oceans, lakes, forests, jungles, mountains, and flora and fauna, National parks are also a great retreat for nature enthusiasts.

15 May 2019

North Korea
Who is India's new football coach, Igor Stimac?

On Wednesday, Croatian football legend Igor Stimac was roped in as the coach of the Indian men's national football team, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) announced.

15 Dec 2018

Real Madrid
Modric has harsh words for Messi-Ronaldo, Ballon d'Or ceremony absentees

Croatian midfielder Luka Modric, who managed to break Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo's decade-long domination of football's top individual honor, the Ballon d'Or, is visibly livid with them for having given the award ceremony a miss.

04 Dec 2018

Real Madrid
Ballon d'Or: Analyzing why Luka Modric deserved the top award

The Ballon d'Or was awarded last night to Croatian captain Luka Modric amidst a lot of media leaks and speculations.

17 Nov 2018

Barcelona confirm Rakitic suffered hamstring injury during Croatia vs Spain

Barcelona confirmed that mid-fielder Ivan Rakitic suffered a hamstring injury during Croatia's UEFA Nations League match against Spain.

16 Nov 2018

Sergio Ramos suffers an injury, ruled out of Spain squad

Spain's captain Sergio Ramos suffered an adductor injury during La Rojas UEFA Nations League match against Croatia.

10 Nov 2018

Four suspected thieves arrested in Venice jewel heist

Croatian police have arrested four suspects in the brazen theft of precious Indian jewels this January from the famed Al Thani Collection that were on display in a Venetian palace.

04 Sep 2018

Real Madrid
FIFA Awards: Ronaldo, Modric, Salah nominated but Messi snubbed

Cristiano Ronaldo, Mohamed Salah and Luka Modric have been nominated for the FIFA Men's Player of The Year award.

20 Jul 2018

Real Madrid
Football: 5 best mid-fielders in the world

Mid-fielders played a commanding role at the recently concluded FIFA World Cup 2018 with Croatia's Luka Modric winning the Golden Ball award.

16 Jul 2018

Emmanuel Macron
World has a new favorite President. Of course, not Trump

While Donald Trump continues to be welcomed with protests around the world (looking at you London) and give statements that raise questions about his sanity, the Croatian President has taken it upon herself to set the record straight about the conduct of people in power.

15 Jul 2018

France are the FIFA World Cup 2018 champions

France etched their name in the history book of FIFA World Cups, as they sealed victory against Croatia to be crowned world champions.

15 Jul 2018

World Cup final: Players who would determine the tie

France take on Croatia in the final of the FIFA World Cup 2018 at 8:30 PM tonight.

15 Jul 2018

Russia News
World Cup 2018 final: Key battles to watch out for

France take on Croatia in the finale of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Moscow on Sunday.

15 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018 final: All you need to know

Croatia will be looking for their first major trophy when they take on 1998 champions France in the final of the FIFA World Cup 2018 at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.

15 Jul 2018

France vs Croatia World Cup Final: Fantasy XI

France and Croatia will lock horns in the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Moscow on Sunday as the curtains will be brought down on one of the most exciting and surprising tournaments till date.

14 Jul 2018

Records that could be set in World Cup 2018 final

2016 Euro finalists France will take on Croatia in a blockbuster match on Sunday in the final of the FIFA World Cup 2018.

14 Jul 2018

Who will win the FIFA World Cup 2018?

France and Croatia will be facing each other at the FIFA World Cup 2018 finale on Sunday.

13 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Can Croatia overcome France in final?

France and Croatia are all set to fight it out on Sunday for the coveted FIFA World Cup 2018 trophy.

12 Jul 2018

Real Madrid
FIFA World Cup: 5 things to know about Croatia

With the World Cup coming to an end, the mercurial rise of this Croatian team has come as a beautiful surprise for football fans.

12 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup: Schedule, TV listing and fixture of finale

The semi-final stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup came to an end yesterday, with the top two teams, France and Croatia, qualifying for the grand finale.

11 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup semi-final: Croatia vs England preview

England are a step away from reaching their first World Cup final since 1966, but 90 minutes of football and XI Croatian players stand in their way.

09 Jul 2018

Russia News
FIFA World Cup: Contenders for the Most Entertaining Team award

The ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018 has reached its business end after the completion of the quarter-finals.

07 Jul 2018

Russia News
Russia lock horns with Croatia for a spot in semi-finals

Hosts Russia eye a place in the semi-finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, but 90 minutes of football and Croatia stand in their way.

01 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup
Croatia vs Denmark: How to pick the winning Fantasy XI?

Croatia take on Denmark in a crunch round of 16 encounter in Sunday's second match at the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018.

01 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup
Croatia and Denmark to fight for a spot in quarter-final

Luka Modric's Croatia will take on Denmark in the round of 16 encounter at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium.

22 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
World Cup: How can Argentina qualify for the next round?

Argentina's 0-3 loss against Croatia, in FIFA World Cup 2018, makes them face a possibility of being knocked out from the group stage itself.

14 Mar 2018

Serena Williams
Indian Wells: World number 1 Simona Halep in last eight

Women's world number 1 Simona Halep safely progressed into the quarter-finals with a convincing 7-5, 6-1 victory against Wang Qiang.