All posts tagged Sofia

May 21, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security (SANS), working with police and the Migration Directorate, detained more than 150 illegal immigrants, including children, in the Women’s Market area of central Sofia, […]

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Verbal clashes at pro-GMO presentation at Sofia Science Festival

May 16, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Question time following Irish scientist Padraic Flood’s presentation entitled “Why we need GMOs” saw raised voices as he came under ...

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Sofia Science Festival braces for big weekend

May 15, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Demand is huge for tickets to events at the 2015 Sofia Science Festival with the weekend expected to see large crowds coming to the festival’s f ...


Standing ovation for Richard Dawkins as Sofia Science Festival opens

May 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The additional lecture by Professor Richard Dawkins, held to meet public demand for tickets to hear the eminent Oxford scientist, ended in a standing ...

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    Bulgarian Cabinet nominates Sofia metro chief for Stara Planina
    May 7, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s government nominated the chief executive of Sofia’s metro firm Metropoliten, Stoyan Bratoev, to receive the country’s highest state honour, the Stara Planina First Degree, the cabinet’s media service said ...

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    Visit CERN virtually at the Sofia Science Festival
    April 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Visitors to the Sofia Science Festival will be able to take one step beyond and go on a virtual tour of CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, best known […]