Archive for August 24th, 2014

August 24, 2014, by VOANews

Italian authorities say they have rescued 3,500 migrants and found at least 18 bodies in the Mediterranean Sea since Friday. The number of migrants attempting to reach Italy from Libya […]

What’s On: One Dance Week in Plovdiv from August 28 to September 6

August 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

One Dance Week, which includes some of the most up-to-date and progressive dance companies and choreographers from the global dance scene, is being he ...

EU commissioner: Privacy and free media need to be balanced

August 24, 2014, by The Prague Post

EU Justice Commissioner Martine Reicherts made a speech in protest against companies placing a “spanner in the works” over the “right to be forg ...

Bulgaria arrests four for illegal archaeological dig of ancient Roman villa

August 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Police arrested four people who were carrying out an illegal archaeological excavation of an ancient Roman villa in the village of Vetren in the Stara ...

  • Ryanair in talks to take over Cyprus airways
    August 24, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Low-cost airline Ryanair holds talks with the Cyprus government about a possible takeover struggling financially Cyprus Airways, which is under scrutiny by the European Commission. It was announced on August […]

  • New Galileo satellites in wrong orbit
    August 24, 2014, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    The first two Galileo Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites, launched on August 22 from the Guiana Space Centre, have not reached their intended orbits. The satellites were launched as payload […]