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November 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The shrill panic-inducing performance of some US cable television media in covering, or rather creating, the Ebola scare appears to have taught their Bulgarian colleagues nothing. News on November 20 […]

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November 21, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Anti-Semitism, hatred and intolerance must be fought daily, Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev and the leadership of the Anti-Defamation League agreed during talks at the Presidency in Sofia, Plevneliev’s office said. […]

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November 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Animal lovers in Plovdiv have been outraged by widespread poisoning of cats in recent days. Poison, placed in cheap mince and sausages, has led to the deaths of cats and […]

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November 20, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Two EU-level political groupings, the Party of European Socialists and the liberal ALDE, have issued statements attacking Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov over his government’s dependence on the nationalist Patriotic […]

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November 20, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court said on November 20 that suspended the insolvency proceedings concerning the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), following an appeal against the central bank’s decision to strip the lender […]

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November 20, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The same day that Bulgaria’s top officials – including the Prime Minister – were holding forth passionately about cracking down on police corruption after a viral video of a traffic […]

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