Archive for August 7th, 2014

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August 7, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

Effortlessly referencing films as disparate as Nymphomaniac, 2001: A Space Odyssey and Transcendence, although with a deliberate lack of seriousness, Luc Besson’s latest film is a breathless combination of visual […]

Film review: Magic in the Moonlight

August 7, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

Woody Allen has a history of making his audience believe that the world he puts up onscreen is real, to some degree, but that even if (or more precise ...

Analyst: Erdogan presidential bid exploiting privileges of office

August 7, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

Hundreds of thousands of ruling AK party faithful attended Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s largest-yet presidential rally in Istanbul Sund ...

New controversy engulfs South Stream pipeline project in Bulgaria – updated

August 7, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Despite its protestations to the contrary, Bulgaria’s now-departed Plamen Oresharski administration appears to have nudged on the project to build t ...

  • Bulgaria’s Westinghouse nuclear deal irks socialist circles
    August 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s former economy minister Dragomir Stoynev has been forced, once again, to defend the nuclear deal with US firm Westinghouse from criticism within his own party, the socialists. The Plamen […]

  • Hungarians in Romania launch bid for territorial autonomy
    August 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Democratic Union of Magyars in Romania (UDMR), the sole party representing the Hungarian ethnic minority in the Romanian parliament, will soon submit a bill that proposes the creation of […]

  • Cyprus still at risk, says Moody’s
    August 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Cyprus has an “elevated risk of default in the medium-term”, Moody’s ratings agency said on August 6, despite the island’s good performance in the bailout adjustment programme. The rating agency […]