Archive for November, 2013

  • Bulgaria’s anti-government student protests reach 14th day
    November 6, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Groups of students at 15 higher education institutions in Bulgaria are now involved in the anti-government “Occupy” protest that began two weeks ago at Sofia University and that have won […]

  • Glimmer of hope for Greek recovery
    November 6, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek finance minister Yannis Stournaras met with the troika inspectors in Athens on November 5 2013 in what was the first of a series of meetings to be held between […]

  • UN chief condemns violence surrounding Kosovo municipal elections
    November 6, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is encouraged by the initial assessments of the municipal elections held on November 3 2013 throughout Kosovo, while condemning the attacks perpetrated against a number […]

  • Study finds billions of Earth-like planets
    November 6, 2013, by Rick Pantaleo of VOANews

    Astronomers from the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Hawaii, Manoa say that based on new analysis of Kepler spacecraft data, one in five stars similar to our own sun […]

  • ‘Sweetie’ snares cyber predators
    November 6, 2013, by VOANews

    More than 1000 paedophiles were identified using a novel, high-tech approach. Using a computer-generated 10-year-old Filipino girl named Sweetie, the Dutch rights group Terre des Hommes attracted over 1000 adults willing to […]