Archive for March 12th, 2017

March 12, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

With two weeks to go to Bulgaria’s March 26 2017 early parliamentary elections, the past few days have seen matters becoming quite more heated – on occasion, between people who […]

Parliamentary Elections: “Yes, Bulgaria!”, a movement for change

March 12, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

Two months ago, to the day, the former Minister of Justice, Hristo Ivanov, founded a new party, along with colleagues and friends. “Yes, Bulgari ...

Belene case Catholic priest: ‘Where are you, Patriarch Neofit? Where are you, Mr President Radev?’

March 12, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Father Paolo Cortese, the Roman Catholic priest recalled from Bulgaria after getting death threats for sheltering a Syrian refugee family, has challen ...

The headquarters in Sofia of the Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Holy Synod names Bishop Grigorii as new Metropolitan of Vratsa

March 12, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s governing body, the Holy Synod, unanimously elected 47-year-old Bishop Grigorii on March 12 as the new Metropoli ...