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September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

A political storm and official investigations have ensued after public broadcaster Bulgarian National Radio (BNR) went off the air for five hours on September 13 amid controversy over senior staff […]

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September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Russia is “concerned” by the charges pressed against the chairperson of the non-governmental organisation Russophiles in Bulgaria, Nikolai Malinov, the Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova told a briefing. “The activity […]

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September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state railways BDZ said that because of the great interest in retro rolling stock, it is organising another steam train excursion, this time on September 22 when the country […]

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September 12, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has not given up trying to be a Schengen member, but is pushing for more European support, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on September 12. His statement came nine […]

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September 11, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet decided on September 11 to open talks with ContourGlobal Maritsa Iztok 3 on terminating its power purchasing agreement with state-owned electric utility NEK. In a statement, the cabinet […]

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September 8, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

September 9 marks the 110th anniversary of Sofia Central Synagogue, the building that is the spiritual home of the Bulgarian Jewish community in the country’s capital city – and a […]

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Political storm over upheavals at Bulgarian National Radio

September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

A political storm and official investigations have ensued after public broadcaster Bulgarian National Radio (BNR) went off the air for five hours on S ...

Bulgaria’s capital Sofia to propose road rules for electric scooters

September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

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EU nationals apply for post-Brexit ‘settled status’ in the UK

September 13, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

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Russia ‘concerned’ by espionage charges in Bulgaria against Russophile leader

September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Russia is “concerned” by the charges pressed against the chairperson of the non-governmental organisation Russophiles in Bulgaria, Nikolai ...

Bulgaria’s capital Sofia hosting Festival of Religions on September 19

September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

A festive concert dedicated to understanding, respect and co-operation among the six Abrahamic religious communities is to be held on Nezavisimost Squ ...

Bulgarian railways offering steam train excursion on September 22

September 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state railways BDZ said that because of the great interest in retro rolling stock, it is organising another steam train excursion, this time ...

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