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January 15, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Twenty million leva (about 10.2 million euro) is needed for urgent repairs to the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s landmark St Alexander Nevsky cathedral in Sofia, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov told Parliament […]

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Year in Review: Bulgaria’s 15 newsmakers of 2015

January 1, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

In Bulgaria in 2015, some made the news and some had the news thrust upon them. Apart from those who were newsmakers largely by the positions they hel ...

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Bulgarian court rejects case over ownership of Alexander Nevsky cathedral

December 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Supreme Administrative Court has rejected a court action challenging the proceedings by which the Cabinet awarded ownership of Sofia& ...

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Bulgarian Orthodox Church holds liturgies for the dead in Paris terrorist attacks

November 15, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Memorial liturgies were held on November 15 in all Bulgarian Orthodox churches for the victims of the series of terrorist attacks in Paris two days ea ...

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    Political row in Bulgaria over Ecumenical Patriarch continues
    November 11, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I may find himself waiting a long time, perhaps forever, before he gets invited to visit Bulgaria again. Even after his return to Istanbul, the offence caused […]