Archive for December 16th, 2012

film poster for the hobbit
December 16, 2012, by Penelope Poulou of VOA News

Nine years after the cinematic conclusion of the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, academy award-winning director Peter Jackson returns with J.R.R. Tolkien’s prequel, “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” Because it […]

Sozopol photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Archaeology: ‘Temple of Poseidon’ found in Bulgaria’s Sozopol

December 16, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

One of the buildings excavated in the Bulgarian Black Sea town of Sozopol appears to have been a temple to Poseidon, going by the discovery of a large ...

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Thousands on the slopes on opening weekend of Bulgaria’s ski season

December 16, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s major winter resorts – Bansko, Pamporovo and Borovets – saw thousands turn out to ski on the December 15 and 16 2012 opening weekend ...

European Coucil 18-19/10/2012 Brussels

European leaders say worst of debt crisis is over

December 16, 2012, by VOANews

Some European leaders are saying that the worst of the continent’s three-year governmental debt crisis is behind it, even as they remained cauti ...