Archive for April 8th, 2013

April 8, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

A book of condolences would be opened at the British embassy in Bulgaria’s capital city, Sofia, after the death of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher, who died on April […]

‘At the mercy of psychopaths’: Palfreeman interviewed

April 8, 2013, by Gabriel Hershman

I’m still Jock Nobody to the Australian authorities, complains Jock Palfreeman, despite the recent publication of a book documenting his case and gr ...

Bulgaria’s election battle lines: GERB and the BSP

April 8, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Perhaps when April 12 brings the formal start of the campaign period ahead of Bulgaria’s May 12 national parliamentary elections, the placing of the ...

Of Thatcher and time

April 8, 2013, by Hector Poole

Tributes/criticism to Mrs Thatcher have been lined up for many years. Many initially opposed her but time has perhaps been kinder to her than to many ...

  • Former British PM Thatcher dead
    April 8, 2013, by VOANews

    Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has died at the age of 87, following a stroke. Family spokesman Lord Tim Bell said Britain’s only female prime minister died peacefully on […]

  • Bulgaria to shut down traffic on Danube Bridge
    April 8, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria planned to shut down Danube Bridge on April 8 to allow transportation officials to assess the danger posed by a pothole that appeared in recent days, Bulgarian National Television […]

  • Hungary: Never failing to surprise
    April 8, 2013, by Robert Hodgson of The Budapest Times

    The European Commission should release Hungary from its Excessive Deficit Procedure this year, provided it looks “only at the figures”, an Economy Ministry official said on Tuesday. State secretary Zoltan […]

  • Leaks site to name Bulgarians with offshore companies
    April 8, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    An investigative site will within days name Bulgarians who have offshore companies and accounts but it is not yet known whether the list will include the names of prominent politicians […]