Archive for August 2nd, 2013

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August 2, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The 50th consecutive day of anti-government protests in Bulgaria coincided with the final sitting of Parliament before its summer recess of more than a month, with all signs pointing to […]

Bulgaria to revamp mine safety regulations after Oranovo collapse

August 2, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev said on August 2 that the Cabinet would review all existing mine safety regulations in the wake of the ...

Bulgarian Parliament overturns veto on amendments to eavesdropping law

August 2, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament voted on August 2 to overturn the veto imposed by President Rossen Plevneliev on the amendments to the Special Surveillance Me ...

Rescuers find bodies of two miners caught in Bulgaria’s Oranovo collapse

August 2, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Rescue workers found on August 2 the bodies of the two miners that had been trapped in the collapse of the Oranovo coalmine in south-western Bulgaria ...

  • NASA maps 130 years of climate change
    August 2, 2013, by VOANews

    America’s space agency, NASA, has produced a video showing how Earth’s surface temperatures have been changing over the years. NASA scientists gathered temperature data from over 1,000 weather stations from […]

  • What’s on: Sofia Breathes
    August 2, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    For a fourth year running, residents and visitors of Sofia are invited to shake off the torpor of the hot August Sunday afternoons and take a (metaphorical) breath of fresh […]