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May 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sweden won the 2015 Eurovision song contest with Måns Zelmerlöw’s performance of Heroes, beating Russia into second place. Even before the final declaration of votes, with just a few countries […]


Plovdiv celebrates official European Capital of Culture status with concert, release of 2019 balloons

May 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv celebrated on May 23 its official naming by EU culture ministers earlier in the week as European Capital of Cultu ...

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Bulgarian Food Safety Agency chief dismissed

May 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Acting on a recommendation by Agriculture Minister Dessislava Taneva, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov dismissed Plamen Mollov as head of the Bulgarian F ...

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Bulgarian PM Borissov: Eastern Europe should not have to choose between EU and Russia

May 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Eastern European countries should not be faced with the dilemma of choosing between the EU and Russia, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on ...