Archive for April 21st, 2016

April 21, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

Slovakia’s Prime Minister Robert Fico who has been hospitalised in the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases in Bratislava since April 14 will probably have to undergo bypass surgery. Cardiologists who […]

EU cancels Vienna talks on Macedonia crisis

April 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Union has cancelled what were intended to be talks bringing together the Republic of Macedonia’s major parties to resolve that coun ...

Macedonia: ‘Colourful Revolution’ paints raucous rainbow

April 21, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Bright colours are everywhere in downtown Skopje. Protests happen every evening at 6, and people are demanding change in what has become known as Mace ...

Steve McCurry photo exhibition in Sofia from May 25 – June 17

April 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

An exhibition of photographs and documentary footage by America’s Steve McCurry will be held at the Vivacom Art Hall gallery in Bulgaria’s ...

  • Bansko announces two music festivals in 2016
    April 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s mountain resort town of Bansko has announced details of two of the music festivals to be held there in 2016, Bansko Beat on July 15 and 16, and Bohemi […]

  • Most Bulgarian political parties back burqa ban
    April 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Even before it has reached the stage of formal debate in committees and in the National Assembly, draft legislation tabled by Bulgaria’s nationalist Patriotic Front coalition that would ban the […]

  • Bulgarian Parliament makes voting in elections compulsory
    April 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarians will be required by law to vote in elections, after the National Assembly approved on April 21 2016 the second reading of amendments to the Electoral Code introducing mandatory […]