Archive for November 19th, 2012

November 19, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria wants to increase the number of Chinese tourists visiting the country, Economy, Energy and Tourism Minister Delyan Dobrev said on November 19 2012 during a visit to China. He […]

Man arrested for homicide, arson after fire in Sozopol Old Town

November 19, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

A Bulgarian man aged 51 faces charges of causing death through recklessness and of arson after being arrested by police following a November 16 2012 f ...

Long queue of lorries at Bulgarian – Turkish border as border checkpoint revamp begins

November 19, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

A queue of lorries estimated to be 14km long was reported to have formed at the Bulgarian – Turkish border on November 19 2012 as a two-year project ...

The headquarters in Sofia of the Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The numbers game in the battle over a new Patriarch of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church

November 19, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Counting up the number of metropolitans who have declared support for the interim leader of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, some media reports have dec ...

  • Israel threatens to expand Gaza offensive
    November 19, 2012, by Robert Berger of VOANews

    Israel’s military offensive in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip is continuing for a fifth day, and there has been no let up in the Palestinian rocket attacks on southern Israel. In […]