Archive for May 21st, 2017

May 21, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Ivo Antonov, the Bulgarian Defence Ministry official whose appearance in a photograph showing him giving a Nazi salute compounded the controversy around the nationalist United Patriots’ involvement in Boiko Borissov’s […]

Bulgarian Customs finds record 423kg of heroin in lorry headed for the Netherlands

May 21, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Customs officers from the north-western Bulgarian town of Lom found 423kg of heroin at the Vidin-Calafat border checkpoint in a goods lorry that was t ...

Number of refugees in Bulgaria has dropped significantly – report

May 21, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

In the past six months, the number of refugees and migrants in Bulgaria has decreased significantly, according to Interior Ministry figures cited by l ...

Opera Open 2017 summer festival is on in Plovdiv from June 10 to July 29

May 21, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Virtuoso Mario Hossen, Quartetto di Arena di Verona, Michel Denueve, and mezzo soprano Nicole Brandolino together with soloists, orchestra, choir and ...