Slovenia

  • Messi, Alvarez score as Argentina beat Slovenia in warmup June 8, 2014

    La Plata, Argentina: Argentina easily beat Slovenia 2-0 in their last World Cup warmup with goals from Ricardo Alvarez and Lionel Messi on Saturday. Alvarez put a second-string Argentina ahead in the first half with a shot from the edge of the penalty area. Messi, Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria...
  • Air India, Adria Airways ink codeshare pact November 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Air India and Adria Airways on Tuesday signed a codeshare agreement which would help Indian travellers fly seamlessly to the Slovenian national carrier's wide network in Europe and North America. The agreement was signed by Air India CMD Rohit Nandan and Adria President and CEO Mark Anzur in...
  • Early wins for Croatia, Germany March 23, 2013

    London: Croatia proved too strong for bitter Balkan rivals Serbia in a World Cup Group A qualifier in Zagreb on Friday, winning their first meeting as independent nations 2-0. In other early action Germany, playing without any recognised strikers, triumphed 3-0 in Kazakhstan to stay top of Group C while...
  • Slovenia silver means a lot to me: Ronjan Sodhi October 12, 2012

    Double trap shooter Ronjan Sodhi talks about how important his silver is he won at the World Cup Final last month in Slovenia. ...
  • Zolnir wins women's Olympic judo medal August 1, 2012

    London: Urska Zolnir of Slovenia won the women's 63K Olympic judo gold medal on Tuesday. Zolnir defeated Xu Lili of China in a combative final where both fighters were almost constantly on the offensive. She managed to throw Xu once in the match's first minute, which was ultimately enough to win. Zolnir,...
  • Greece, Slovenia draw 1-1 in friendly May 27, 2012

    Kufstein, Austria: Midfielder Jasmin Kurtic scored on his international debut to earn Slovenia a 1-1 draw with European Championship-bound Greece on Saturday. Kurtic levelled in the 87th minute. Earlier, he missed Slovenia's best chance by sending a free kick just over the bar. Greece defender Vasilis Torosidis put the 2004 champions in...
  • Fitch warns may downgrade 6 euro zone nations December 17, 2011

    New York: Fitch Ratings on Friday warned it may downgrade Belgium, Italy, and four other euro zone countries in the absence of a "comprehensive solution" to the region's debt crisis. The ratings agency placed the ratings of Belgium, Spain, Slovenia, Italy, Ireland and Cyprus in credit watch negative, which means a...
  • India, Slovenia discuss international issues June 14, 2011

    New Delhi: India and Slovenia on Tuesday held wide ranging talks on international, regional and bilateral issues apart from inking three pacts to promote investment and enhance cooperation in the field of research and education. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Slovenian counterpart Borut Pahor held talks during which the two...
  • Slovenes celebrate after qualifying for World Cup finals November 19, 2009

    Ljubljana: The centre of Ljubljana was packed on Thursday as thousands of soccer fans gathered to greet the Slovenia team which beat Russia in a playoff to qualify for next year's World Cup finals. Slovenia's 1-0 win over Russia on Wednesday in the country's second largest city Maribor, earned...