Archive for June 23rd, 2014

June 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov won his opening match at Wimbledon in straight sets on June 23, overpowering American qualifier Ryan Harrison in straight sets 7-6 (7-1), 6-3, 6-2. Eight days after […]

Varna, Dobrich floods: Discovery of body of child brings death toll to 13

June 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The discovery of the body of a three-year-old girl on June 23, who was one of two children still missing after the deluge that devastated the Asparouh ...

Varna hands Asparouhovo residents compulsory evacuation orders after floods

June 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

As Bulgaria held its day of official mourning for those who died in the June 19 deadly floods that hit Varna, Dobrich and other parts of north-eastern ...

Serbia still has no official estimate of flood damage

June 23, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

More than one month after the severe floods that hit Serbia, the country still does not have an official damage estimate. Marko Blagojevic, head of th ...

  • New recordings revealed in Polish wire-tapping scandal
    June 23, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    New excerpts from bugged private meetings of Poland’s high-level officials, revealed by Radio Zet and TVN 24 television on Sunday, add more controversy to the ongoing tape scandal that broke […]

  • Five-star Kempinski Hotel in Sofia sold – reports
    June 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The five-star Kempinski Hotel Zografski in Sofia has been sold for a price estimated at between 45 million euro and 55 million euro, reports in Bulgarian media said on June […]