All posts in People

  • Plovdiv Metropolitan Nikolai, head of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church in the country's second city
    Metropolitan Nikolai condemns Lady Gaga
    June 4, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Just days after Lady Gaga was prevented from performing in Indonesia after local Muslim fundamentalists labelled her a devil, she was condemned by the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s very own controversial […]

  • Controversial businessman charged with making death threats
    June 4, 2012, by Alex Bivol

    Lovech-based businessman Grisha Ganchev is often mentioned in Bulgarian media as “an emblematic figure of Bulgaria’s transition”. The precise meaning of the phrase is open to interpretation, but it is […]

  • All for one: The Valya Krushkina campaign
    June 4, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    The campaign to raise funds to pay for the treatment of Bulgarian National Television (BNT) journalist Valya Krushkina’s malignant cancer has become in itself a media phenomenon. It was her […]

  • Kosovo’s first ambassador to Bulgaria hosts farewell
    June 4, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Ariana Zherka-Hoxha, who in April 2010 became Kosovo’s first ambassador in Sofia, hosted a farewell reception on May 23 2012, having reached the end of her term of office. A […]