Archive for July 1st, 2016

July 1, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on July 1 that he wanted to normalise relations with Russia, which was why he had told Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov to hold talks […]

Bulgarian tolerance – from the Lukov March to the Night Wolves

July 1, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

For many years, Bulgarian politicians have had the habit of boasting of the country’s model of ethnic tolerance. But the country also shows othe ...

Austria cancels presidential election results

July 1, 2016, by VOANews

Austria’s highest court ruled on July 1 to annul the results of May’s presidential election following a legal challenge from the far-right ...

Bulgarian daily Novinar ceases print edition

July 1, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian-language daily Novinar, founded in 1992 and formerly one of the largest-circulation newspapers in the country, published its final edition ...

  • Brexit survival guide for Brits in Europe
    July 1, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    The Brexit vote has thrown the lives of 1.2 million Britons living in the European Union into uncertainty. What should they do now? The consequences of Britain’s vote to leave […]

  • Midway through 2016, Bulgaria’s road death toll is 301
    July 1, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Halfway through 2016, the number of deaths in road accidents in Bulgaria has reached 301, according to Interior Ministry statistics on July 1. Since January 1, there have been 3331 […]