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imperial symbols found in Pliska Bulgaria
August 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Valuable buckles with the images of imperial symbols have been found by archaeologists working at the site of medieval Pliska in north-eastern Bulgaria. Pliska, which boasts a large archaeological reserve […]

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Bluetongue disease has killed 3000 animals in Bulgaria

August 22, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

About 3000 animals in Bulgaria have died from Bluetongue disease and 22 out of 26 districts in the country are affected. This emerged on August 22 fro ...

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Layers of destruction: Archaeology, Serdica and Sofia’s Largo

August 21, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The story of the rich archaeological heritage of Bulgaria is not only one of what has been found but also of what has been lost. A case in point is [& ...

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Bulgaria’s caretaker health minister halts 11th-hour deals by predecessor

August 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian caretaker Health Minister Miroslav Nenkov on August 21 became the latest cabinet minister to seek the fix the mess left by his Bulgarian Soc ...

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    Bulgarian court says no evidence of missing funds at CCB
    August 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Sofia City Court ruled on August 21 to release from arrest the deputy chief accountant of Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), Borislava Teneva, questioning the prosecution’s claims that the lender’s majority […]