Archive for April 26th, 2013

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April 26, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Dossier Commission has identified 141 agents and employees of the communist-era State Security secret service among the candidate members of Parliament in the country’s May 12 2013 elections. The […]

Sofia picks Greek consortium to build refuse-derived fuel plant

April 26, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia city hall said on April 26 that it picked the consortium between Greek companies Aktor and Helektor to build the plant that will make waste-base ...

Sofia City Prosecutor Kokinov resigns after eavesdropping recordings leaked to media

April 26, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Prosecutor Nikolai Kokinov submitted his resignation to Prosecutor-General Sotir Tsatsarov on April 26, a few hours after several Bulgarian ...

Bulgaria’s eavesdropping controversy: New recordings sent to media

April 26, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

With just more than two weeks to go to Bulgaria’s May 12 parliamentary elections, the eavesdropping controversy that is dominating the campaign took ...

  • Bulgarian investigators reconstruct Bourgas bombing
    April 26, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian investigators detonated an explosive device on April 26 in an attempt to reconstruct the crime scene of the terrorist attack at Bourgas Airport in July 2012. Five Israeli tourists, […]

  • Orange Bike Tour in Sofia to mark Dutch National Day
    April 26, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    On the occasion of the upcoming Dutch National Day, staff of The Netherlands embassy to Bulgaria and other bikers will make a bicycle tour in the centre of Sofia on […]

  • Film review: The Company You Keep
    April 26, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    It takes dedication and luck to uncover a good story. Had Deep Throat never contacted The Washington Post, who knows how long it would have taken for all the pieces […]

  • Film review: Broken City
    April 26, 2013, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Director Allen Hughes is better at depicting street gangs than he is at showing the gang culture of higher levels of society. When he and his brother Albert directed the […]

  • Rise in terrorist attacks in Europe in 2012, Europol says
    April 26, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Findings from European police agency Europol’s latest strategic analysis product – the 2013 EU Terrorism Situation and Trend Report – show how the total number of terrorist attacks and related […]

  • Serbian president Nikolić apologises to Bosniak people
    April 26, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić, “on behalf of Serbia and Serbian people”, apologised to Bosniak people for the crimes committed in Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, in July 1995. The army of […]