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May 5, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Much about Bulgarian state railways BDZ seems to stop a bit short of the platform. It is not that BDZ is bad, and nor is this rail enthusiast about to […]

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May 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria heads into a second long weekend in a row with a weather forecast that predicts more clouds and the occasional ray of sunlight, with motorists planning a getaway to […]

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May 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Jewish community joined in marking Yom HaShoah 2016, commemorating the six million Jews murdered in the Holocaust, while also recalling Bulgaria’s prevention of the deportation of Bulgarian Jews to […]

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May 5, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Archimandrite Dionisii, dean of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s landmark Alexander Nevsky cathedral in Sofia, is no stranger to controversy. A 2014 proposal to promote him to bishop was withdrawn by […]

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May 5, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Three police and six protesters were injured in confrontations in the southern Bulgarian town of Radnevo as more than 2000 people demonstrated over an earlier incident in which four Roma […]

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May 4, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Companies directly or indirectly linked to Tsvetan Vassilev, majority shareholder in the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), received an estimated 2.5 billion leva, or about 1.3 billion euro, in loans from […]

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Much about Bulgarian state railways BDZ seems to stop a bit short of the platform. It is not that BDZ is bad, and nor is this rail enthusiast about to ...

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Bulgaria’s ruling parties to hold more talks on election law changes

May 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Representatives of organisations of Bulgarians abroad emerged from May 5 talks with Prime Minister Boiko Borissov saying that they had his support for ...

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More rain forecast for Bulgaria over long weekend

May 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria heads into a second long weekend in a row with a weather forecast that predicts more clouds and the occasional ray of sunlight, with motorist ...

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Turkey’s PM Davutoglu to step down

May 5, 2016, by VOANews

Turkey’s prime minister is reportedly stepping down from his role following a dramatic day in domestic politics. The ruling AK Party is set to h ...

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Yom HaShoah marked, as Bulgaria remembers Jews murdered and Jews saved

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Bulgaria’s Jewish community joined in marking Yom HaShoah 2016, commemorating the six million Jews murdered in the Holocaust, while also recalli ...

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Fireworks over fireworks at Sofia cathedral at Orthodox Easter

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Archimandrite Dionisii, dean of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s landmark Alexander Nevsky cathedral in Sofia, is no stranger to controversy. A 2014 ...

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