Archive for April 17th, 2014

April 17, 2014, by VOANews

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says top diplomats from Ukraine, Russia, the European Union, and United States have agreed on a set of measures to ease the conflict in […]

Romania increases gas production amid the Ukrainian crisis

April 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Romanian government has asked the two largest local gas producers – Petrom and Romgaz – to avoid maintenance work for a while lest it affects ...

Slovakia: Reverse gas flow deal still unsigned

April 17, 2014, by Beata Balogova of The Slovak Spectator

The Slovak government says it is ready to help Ukraine with natural gas supplies, but an agreement between the two parties remains on hold as official ...

Film review: Transcendence

April 17, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

For a film produced by Christopher Nolan in 2014, Transcendence feels oddly out of date. Despite the always interesting starting point of the identity ...

  • Film review: The Double
    April 17, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Richard Ayoade’s The Double is the second film about identical individuals to play in the Czech Republic in the past month. The other one, Denis Villeneuve’s Enemy, which starred Jake […]

  • The Sofia Globe over the long weekend
    April 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    During the holiday long weekend of April 18 to 21 2014, the editorial team of The Sofia Globe will be taking a break and daily coverage will be limited only […]

  • Much ado about South Stream
    April 17, 2014, by Alex Bivol

    As the Ukrainian crisis shows no signs of speedy resolution, one of the main corollaries of the situation has been the flurry of activity surrounding the South Stream gas pipeline […]

  • Putin reserves right to use force in Ukraine
    April 17, 2014, by VOANews

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said he has “a right” to send troops into Ukraine but hopes he will “not have to exercise that right.” Speaking live on Russian TV call-in […]

  • Bulgaria’s personal identity theft scandal: complaints grow
    April 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Prosecutor-General Sotir Tsatsarov said on April 17 that it would be very difficult to identify individual perpetrators in the abuse of personal data, but prosecutors would endeavour to follow […]