Archive for November 9th, 2012

November 9, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The simple and sacred surroundings of Troyan Monastery became the final resting place of the late Bulgarian Orthodox Church head Patriarch Maxim on November 9, towards the close of a […]

Romania corruption watchdog says three ministers unfit for office

November 9, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Romania’s integrity agency said on November 3 that three cabinet ministers and another top government official were unfit for office, triggering a p ...

Roger Waters brings The Wall Live to Sofia in August 2013

November 9, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

One of the most successful tours in rock history, The Wall Live, will visit Bulgarian capital city Sofia on August 30 2013, former Pink Floyd member R ...

EU allocates 63 million euro ‘to bring Kosovo closer to Europe’

November 9, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission (EC) said on November 9 2012 that it had allocated 63 million euro to support Kosovo’s efforts to implement its EU-refor ...

  • Record Bulgarian lottery jackpot rolls over
    November 9, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The record 7.25 million leva jackpot (about 3.7 million euro) rolled over to November 11 draw, by which point it is forecast to reach 7.85 million leva, making it by […]

  • Sofia courthouses shut down after anonymous bomb tip-off
    November 9, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    All courthouses in Bulgaria’s capital city of Sofia were evacuated on the morning of November 9 after an anonymous call to the 112 emergency hotline, shortly before 9am, claimed that […]

  • Germany gets tough on Putin’s Russia
    November 9, 2012, by VOANews

    German lawmakers are urging Chancellor Angela Merkel to push for more democracy in Russia when she meets with President Vladimir Putin next week in Moscow. On Friday, Germany’s Bundestag, the […]

  • In memoriam: Maxim, Patriarch of three eras
    November 9, 2012, by Momchil Metodiev

    Patriarch Maxim is already part of history – not only the history of Bulgarian Orthodox Church, but of this society as a whole. He had become part of history long […]