Archive for January 30th, 2015

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January 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Romania wants to build a Dracula theme park in Transylvania, the head of the national tourism agency said, reviving an idea which dates back to more than a decade ago […]

Bulgaria declares February 1 national day of mourning for former president Zhelev

January 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s cabinet has declared Sunday February 1 2015 a national day of mourning after the death of Zhelyu Zhelev, who was president of Bulgari ...

Bulgaria busts international antiquities trafficking ring

January 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has seized more than 2000 ancient and medieval objects during two major operations against an international crime group trafficking in antiqu ...

Nato defence ministers to decide on command centres in Bulgaria, other eastern Europe countries

January 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Nato defence ministers are to decide at a meeting in Brussels on February 5 on deploying alliance command centres in Bulgaria, Romania, Poland, Lithua ...

  • Tributes pour in for Bulgaria’s late president Zhelev
    January 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Members of Parliament held a minute of silence on January 30 after the announcement of the death at the age of 79 of Zhelyu Zhelev, the country’s first democratically-elected president, […]

  • Film review: Whiplash
    January 30, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Malcolm Gladwell says it takes around 10 000 hours of practice to reach mastery of a craft. But in Damien Chazelle’s exhilarating and at times unnerving second feature film, Whiplash, […]

  • Bulgaria to reimpose curfew in all refugee shelters
    January 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria will reintroduce a curfew at all refugee shelters in the country within a few days, State Agency for Refugees head Nikola Kazakov said on January 29. Kazakov headed the […]