Archive for June 20th, 2013

June 20, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said that the country is in a deepening crisis and, again effectively siding with the many thousands of protesters that have been turning out regularly in […]

Sofia Pride postponed to avoid unrest

June 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The annual Sofia Pride march would be postponed to avoid the risk of unrest, the event’s organisers said on June 20; this year’s march was schedul ...

EC refers Bulgaria to ECJ over bilateral agreement with US

June 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on June 20 that it referred Bulgaria to the European Court of Justice for failing to abolish duty and tax relief in its a ...

Sofia Opera complains about rowdy neighbours Ataka

June 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia Opera, which shares a building with the headquarters of ultra-nationalist party Ataka, has complained in an open letter to the media that Ataka ...

  • Greek coalition to settle ERT dispute through broader agreement
    June 20, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greece’s coalition government leaders held fresh crunch talks Wednesday night in Athens in search of a compromise over the closure of state broadcaster ERT. Leaders agreed to meet again Thursday […]

  • South Africa to host world’s biggest telescope
    June 20, 2013, by Emilie Iob of VOANews

    South Africa is preparing to host the biggest radio telescope in the world. Along with Australia, the country has been chosen to host the Square Kilometer Array (SKA), which will […]