Archive for January 30th, 2014

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January 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The past six months have presented few opportunities for Bulgarian socialist leader Sergei Stanishev to score PR victories, either at home or abroad, in his capacity as president of the […]

Film review: Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

January 30, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

With cooperation between Russia and the West still mostly taboo, despite the détente that was on the horizon two decades ago, it seems the days of pi ...

Film review: August: Osage County

January 30, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

August in Osage County can be scorching — with temperatures in the 90s (mid-30s in degrees Celsius) — but even in the sweltering heat there is not ...

Student protesters who occupied Sofia University say they will sue rector for slander

January 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The group of student anti-government protesters who carried out the second short-lived “occupation” of the central campus of Sofia Univers ...

  • Samaras: ‘Parliamentary elections in Greece in 2016’
    January 30, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek prime minister Antonis Samaras, in a speech to the parliamentary group of the governing party New Democracy, set the tone for the coming 2014 European Parliament elections. He made […]

  • Bulgarian Parliament rejects far-right Ataka’s anti-gay law
    January 30, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Amendments to Bulgaria’s Penal Code proposed by ultra-nationalist Ataka party leader Volen Siderov that would have imposed jail and huge fines for “public manifestations of homosexuality” such as taking part […]