In Pictures

People protest with a banner reading `Food speculation is a crime against humanity` against the Commodities Global Summit, in Lausanne, Switzerland, 21 April 2015. The Commodities Global Summit takes place from 20 to 22 April in Lausanne. The Summit focus

A handout picture provided by Turkish Presidental Press Office shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) kisses a little girl during a National Children`s Day celebration in Ankara, Turkey, 21 April 2015.

South Korean president Park Geun-hye (L) attends a ceremony of delivery of the first basic instruction airplane KT-1P assembled in Peru by Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) and FAP Maintenance Service and handed over to Peruvian Air Forces (FAP) in Lima,

A handout picture provided by Estudios Revolucion and Cubadebate shows former Cuban President Fidel Castro casting his vote during the elections to choose local assemblies` delegates, at his home in Havana, Cuba, April 19, 2015.

French President Francois Hollande (C) and Segolene Royal (L), Minister of Ecology participate in the of departure of the frigate `L`Hermione`, a replica of the boat that brought the Marquis de Lafayette to America to aid the rebel colonists in the fight

5-year-old Zimbabwean Lawrence Ncube (2-R) stands on his own in a Red Cross refugee camp after his family left their township house due to the xenophobia attacks in the Primrose, Johannesburg, South Africa, April 19, 2015.

Protestes hold up a cardboard cut-out angel with signs attached to its hands reading "Human rights before trade right" against the planned free trade agreement TTIP between the EU and the US, April 18, 2015.


Where did you spend the Easter holidays?

» At home - 75.4 %

» Somewhere outside my place, but still in Bulgaria - 14.3 %

» Abroad - 10.3 %

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Walking Through Balchik's University Botanic Garden: a Cactus Story

1 of 10 | April 19, 2015, Sunday // 16:24 BGNES

Photo by Krasimir Delchev

A permanent exhibition of cacti and succulents offers an interesting variety of these plants at the University Botanic Garden in Bulgaria's Balchik, a quiet town at the Black Sea's northern coastline.The garden's management announced on that its oldest cactus was celebrating its 90th birthday on Sunday.A vast part of the cactae on display are opuntias, though there are ...

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