Thousands of miles away from the Ukrainian battlefields of Donetsk and Novoazovsk sits the country that may end up being the largest beneficiary of the turmoil along Russia’s southwest border: […]
European Union ambassadors were meeting on August 28 ahead of a scheduled gathering two days later to deal out posts in the future Jean-Claude Juncker ...
A series of free music concerts is being held from August 22 to 30 at various open-air venues in Sofia. On Friday August 22 and Saturday August 23, bo ...
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 [& ...
The South Stream gas pipeline is suffering from the “Belene syndrome” – despite uncertainty about the project’s progress, the “expenditure” is clearly on the rise. We are constantly being told that the […]
In the runup to Bulgaria’s early parliamentary elections on October 5 2014, Boiko Borissov – leader of GERB, the party likely to win the most votes – is playing a […]
When in 2013 it was clear that political circumstances made an immediate return to power by Boiko Borissov impossible, a cartoon depicted him rolling up the motorways for which his […]
With the end of its special sitting on August 4, Bulgaria’s 42nd National Assembly passes into history having set a number of records – not least of which is that it […]
With Jean-Claude Juncker’s European Commission due to take office in November 2014, the 28 EU member countries are in the process of nominating their European Commissioners, who will face confirmation […]
Chris Pratt may be alternatively annoying and endearing as Andy in the television series Parks and Recreation, but as a very down-to-earth man in outer space who doesn’t exactly have […]