Archive for July, 2015

  • Film review: Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation
    July 30, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    We first saw Tom Cruise play special agent Ethan Hunt in Brian DePalma’s Mission: Impossible, which was partly set in Prague. The film was released 20 years ago, in 1995, […]

  • Parliament votes broad powers for National Protection Service
    July 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Parliament has voted broad powers for the National Protection Service, confirming police powers for it, the right to detain offenders, to damage cars blocking their way – and, controversially, […]

  • Russia vetoes UN resolution on MH17 crash
    July 30, 2015, by VOANews

    Russia vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would have set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a […]

  • Bulgarian Parliament appoints deputy central bank governors
    July 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian MPs elected three deputy governors of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) to six-year terms on July 29, as two opposition parties joined the majority partner in the government coalition […]