Archive for January 23rd, 2015

January 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Because of the inflated prices being charged, Bulgaria will no longer rely on Russia to maintain its MiG-29 fighters but could reassign the business to Poland, Bulgarian Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev […]

South Stream Bulgaria still working on pipeline project, CEO says

January 23, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

South Stream Bulgaria, the joint venture that was meant to build the cancelled gas pipeline’s stretch on Bulgarian soil, remains operational and ...

Grigor Dimitrov overcomes Baghdatis, will play Murray next

January 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov prevailed over Marcos Baghdatis in the third round of the Australian Open, coming back from a set down twice to win ...

Anti-Semitism a ‘monstrous global problem,’ UN delegates told

January 23, 2015, by VOANews

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy says faulting Jews has become the rallying cry of what he calls “a new order of assassins.” Levy was ...

  • Ukraine asks IMF for new rescue package
    January 23, 2015, by VOANews

    Ukraine has asked the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a new and broader bailout package and will attempt to renegotiate its debt with bond holders. IMF chief Christine Lagarde announced […]

  • Film review: Birdman
    January 23, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    “A thing is a thing, not what is said of that thing.” Thus reads a little note on the mirror in the dressing room of Riggan Thompson (Michael Keaton), an […]