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lilly of the west
August 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

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, both at […]

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Layers of destruction: Archaeology, Serdica and Sofia’s Largo

August 21, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

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 [& ...


Where is the proof that South Stream is beneficial to Bulgaria?

August 20, 2014, by Ilian Vassilev

The South Stream gas pipeline is suffering from the “Belene syndrome” – despite uncertainty about the project’s progress, the “expenditure ...

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Bulgaria’s Borissov’s political bridges

August 19, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

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 ...

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    Bulgaria’s ‘short parliament’ comes to an end
    August 4, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    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 […]

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    EU countries name their candidate European Commissioners
    August 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    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 […]

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    Film review: Guardians of the Galaxy
    July 31, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    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 […]

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    Pavane for a dead government: the Oresharski obituary
    July 25, 2014, by Alex Bivol

    For a government that lasted barely 14 months in office, the Oresharski administration has lived a full life, as if, aware of the fate awaiting it, the cabinet tried to tick […]

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    What’s On: annual ‘Sofia Breathes’ festival in August
    July 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The fifth consecutive annual Sofia Breathes festival is being held in five streets in the Bulgarian capital city on the five Sundays in August 2014. Customarily, Sofia is near-deserted in […]