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September 19, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Two NATO warships, Canada’s HMCS Toronto and Spain’s ESPS Almirante Juan de Borbón, are visiting Varna after taking part in exercises with Bulgarian and Romanian vessels in the Black Sea, […]

Plovdiv 500m table September 13 2014 photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Plovdiv toasts European Capital of Culture 2019 success at 500m table

September 13, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s city of Plovdiv, named by an international jury as their recommendation for European Capital of Culture 2019, toasted its success wit ...

Varna cathedral photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Varna considering appealing against choice of Plovdiv as 2019 European Capital of Culture – report

September 11, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Varna, one of three on the shortlist for European Capital of Culture 2019 that lost out when an international jury ...

Buena Vista social club Plovdiv July 2014 photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s Plovdiv named as European Capital of Culture 2019

September 5, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s city of Plovdiv has been named as European Capital of Culture 2019. The announcement was made at a special news conference at the cul ...


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    Varna resident wins Bulgarian lottery jackpot
    June 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A resident of the Black Sea city of Varna won the 5.03 million leva (about 2.57 million euro) jackpot in the second draw of the 6 of 49 game of […]

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    Varna floods aftermath: 13th body found in Asparouhovo
    June 26, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A 13th body had been found in Varna’s Asparouhovo area, hit a week ago by devastating floods, Interior Ministry officials confirmed on June 26 2014. The body reportedly was that […]