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Encyclopedia > Vranje
Врање
Vranje
Location in Serbia
General Information
District Pčinja
Land area 860 km²
Population
(2002 census)
55,052 (town)
87,288 (municipality)
Settlements 105
Coordinates 42°33′N, 21°54′E
Area code +381 17
Car plates VR
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
CEST (UTC+2)
Website http://www.vranje.org.yu/
Politics
Mayor Miroljub Stojčić (SPS)

Vranje (Serbian Cyrillic: Врање, Bulgarian:Враня) is a town and municipality located in Serbia at 42.57° North, 21.91° East. In 2002 the town had total population of 55,052, while population of municipality was 87,288. It is the administrative center of the Pčinja District of Serbia, encompassing the Vranje's Valley. Central Serbia's two land border crossings with the Republic of Macedonia lie within the district. Image File history File links Wiki_letter_w. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Subdivisions of Serbia. ... Pčinja District Pčinjski okrug The Pcinjski District expands in the southern parts of the Republic of Serbia. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... This is an alphabetical list by town of dialing codes in Serbia. ... These are the current Serbian car license plate codes by region and in alphabetical order: Obsolete licence plate codes: Categories: | ... A time zone is a region of the Earth that has adopted the same standard time, usually referred to as the local time. ... Time zones of Europe: Light colours indicate countries not observing summer time Central European Time (CET) is one of the names of the time zone that is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time. ... Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is a high-precison atomic time standard. ... Time zones of Europe: Pale colours indicate countries without daylight saving Central European Summer Time (CEST) is one of the names of UTC+2 time zone, 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time. ... Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is a high-precison atomic time standard. ... A website (or Web site) is a collection of web pages, images, videos and other digital assets and hosted on a particular domain or subdomain on the World Wide Web. ... This article or section may be confusing or unclear for some readers, and should be edited to rectify this. ... The Socialist Party of Serbia (Serbian: Социјалистичка Партија Србије or Socijalistička Рartija Srbije) is a political party in Serbia. ... Serbian Cyrillic is the Serbian variant of the Cyrillic alphabet. ... Anthem Serbia() on the European continent() Capital (and largest city) Belgrade Official languages Serbian written with the Cyrillic alphabet1 Government Parliamentary republic  -  President Boris Tadić  -  Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica Establishment  -  Formation 8th century   -  Independence c. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... Pčinja District Pčinjski okrug The Pcinjski District expands in the southern parts of the Republic of Serbia. ... For an explanation of terms related to Macedonia, see Macedonia (terminology). ...

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Name and history

Its name stems from old word for "black" ("vran") in Serbian language and first appears in 1093, in the Alexiad by Greek royal Anna Comnena. Serbian (српски језик; srpski jezik) is one of the standard versions of the Shtokavian dialect, used primarily in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia, and by Serbs everywhere. ... // Events Donald III of Scotland comes to the throne of Scotland. ... The Alexiad is a medieval biographical text written around the year 1148 by the Byzantine historian Anna Comnena, daughter of Emperor Alexius I. Within the Alexiad, she describes the political and military history of the Byzantine Empire during the reign of her father (1081-1118), making it one of the... Anna Comnena or better Komnene (Greek: Άννα Κομνηνή, Anna Komnēnē) (December 1, 1083 – 1153). ...


Geography

Municipality of Vranje is located between municipalities of Bujanovac, Trgovište, Bosilegrad, Surdulica, Vladičin Han, Leskovac and Kosovska Kamenica (the last mentioned municipality is in Kosovo).


Famous or notable citizens

  • Djordje Tasić, one of the most notable Serbian jurists

Portrait of Borisav Stankovic Borisav Bora Stanković (Борислав Станковић Бора) (born in Vranje, 1875 or 1876[1], died in Belgrade October 22, 1927) was a Serbian writer belonging to the school of realism. ... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (91st in leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... 1875 (MDCCCLXXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... October 22 is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 70 days remaining. ... 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar). ... Belgrade (Serbian: Београд or Beograd  ) is the capital and the largest city of Serbia. ... Anthem Serbia() on the European continent() Capital (and largest city) Belgrade Official languages Serbian written with the Cyrillic alphabet1 Government Parliamentary republic  -  President Boris Tadić  -  Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica Establishment  -  Formation 8th century   -  Independence c. ...

Municipality

Municipality of Vranje include following settlements:

  • Vranje
  • Aleksandrovac
  • Babina Poljana
  • Barbarušince
  • Barelić
  • Beli Breg
  • Bojin Del
  • Bresnica
  • Bujkovac
  • Buljesovce
  • Buštranje
  • Viševce
  • Vlase
  • Vranjska Banja
  • Vrtogoš
  • Golemo Selo
  • Gornja Otulja
  • Gornje Žapsko
  • Gornje Punoševce
  • Gornje Trebešinje
  • Gornji Neradovac
  • Gradnja
  • Gumerište
  • Davidovac
  • Dobrejance
  • Donja Otulja
  • Donje Žapsko
  • Donje Punoševce
  • Donje Trebešinje
  • Donji Neradovac
  • Dragobužde
  • Drenovac
  • Dubnica
  • Duga Luka
  • Dulan
  • Dupeljevo
  • Zlatokop
  • Izumno
  • Katun
  • Klašnjice
  • Klisurica
  • Kopanjane
  • Korbevac
  • Korbul
  • Koćura
  • Kriva Feja
  • Kruševa Glava
  • Kumarevo
  • Kupinince
  • Lalince
  • Leva Reka
  • Lepčince
  • Lipovac
  • Lukovo
  • Margance
  • Mečkovac
  • Mijakovce
  • Mijovce
  • Milanovo
  • Milivojce
  • Moštanica
  • Nastavce
  • Nesvrta
  • Nova Brezovica
  • Oblička Sena
  • Ostra Glava
  • Pavlovac
  • Panevlje
  • Pljačkovica
  • Prvonek
  • Prevalac
  • Preobraženje
  • Ranutovac
  • Rataje
  • Ribince
  • Ristovac
  • Roždace
  • Rusce
  • Sebevranje
  • Sikirje
  • Slivnica
  • Smiljević
  • Soderce
  • Srednji Del
  • Stance
  • Stara Brezovica
  • Stari Glog
  • Strešak
  • Stropsko
  • Struganica
  • Studena
  • Suvi Dol
  • Surdul
  • Tesovište
  • Tibužde
  • Toplac
  • Trstena
  • Tumba
  • Ćukovac
  • Ćurkovica
  • Urmanica
  • Uševce
  • Crni Vrh
  • Crni Lug
  • Čestelin

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Ethnic groups (2002 census)

Ethnic grooups in the Vranje municipality:

  • Serbs = 81,198
  • Roma = 4,647
  • others

See also

This is a list of cities and towns in Serbia. ...

External links

  • About Vranje
Municipalities and cities of Serbia

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Serbia Info News / Clark's collateral mistake: first birthday of blind Stefan Jovic (564 words)
Vranje, April 17th - Born prematurely, in seventh month of mother's pregnancy, one year old Stefan Jovic, from Ivo Andric 52 street in Vranje, his first birthday celebrate April 20th in complete darkness.
At other women who have just given birth in the maternity hospital in Vranje, consequences were a little different, but they all boils down to the same"colateral mistakes" of General Clark who was destroying and demolishing without mercy, not only bridges, factories and refineries but also new born babies.
Doctors of maternity hospital in Vranje were warning and stating"increasing number of prematurely born babies, probably with later consequences".
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