Teodor von Burg – The mathematical genius from Serbia replaced his school bench with lectures as a professor Theodor von Burg is the proud owner of the title of the most successful competitor of the International Mathematical Olympiad of all time. A young mathematician with Serbian-Swiss roots first entered the Mathematical Gymnasium in Belgrade in…

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Sergei Polunin Foundation at the Belgrade National Theater The Sergei Polunin Foundation, in cooperation with the Fabrika agency, is organizing a humanitarian gala evening with the intention of raising funds for the education of talented young scholars of this Foundation. The artistic spectacle will take place on the big stage of the Belgrade National Theater…

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Brandy “This year, the plum tree gave many fruits. And pear and apricot” – Rajko, officially my “second cousin”, and unofficially my uncle, will tell me a little later; in any case, a man whom I rarely see, and even then he usually brings sweets and coffee to me to sweeten the conversations that are…

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Manasija Šumadija and Western Serbia are often forgotten when mentioning the natural and cultural riches that Serbia has, while the focus mostly stays on Belgrade or the far south of Serbia. However, 130 kilometers south of Belgrade, there is the well-known town of Despotovac, which has just over 4,000 people in its urban part, and…

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Chess Olympiad in Chennai (India) – The results are excellent, the impression is even better Yesterday, the last, 11th round, of the 44th Chess Olympiad was played in Chennai, in which the men’s and women’s chess teams of Serbia participated. In the final ranking, the women’s national team took a high 13th place in the…

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