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Paint on WWII 'Communist' Monument Highlights Bulgaria's Unhealed Wounds

The latest in a string of provocative paint actions against monuments in Bulgaria's capital Sofia has reaffirmed lasting divisions that have continued to torment the Bulgarian psyche for decades.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 18:41 | Viewed: 7949

Is Bulgaria Doomed to Communism?

"In less than two months anybody from Bulgaria or Romania who wishes to come to the UK may do so.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 6, 2013, Wednesday // 10:22 | Viewed: 7926

Slogans Lift, Though Quickly Drift

“Ostavka” (resignation) and “cherveni boklutsi” (red trash) are terms often heard around Bulgaria these days, in the context of the ongoing anti-government protests.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 4, 2013, Monday // 16:14 | Viewed: 2072

Political Board? Why Not?

Bulgaria’s capital Sofia has recently witnessed occupation of university buildings that have breathed new life into the anti-government movement. But students, citizens and journalists are sharply divided over how right and efficient this type of protest

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 4, 2013, Monday // 15:00 | Viewed: 4927

Bulgarian 'Socialists Must Be Crazy'

Bulgarian "Socialists must be crazy," the site, dealing exclusively with the Communist-era secret files, recently wrote.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | October 8, 2013, Tuesday // 11:25 | Viewed: 4608

'Friendly Fire' at Bulgaria

The statements made by the French Minister of Internal Affairs Manuel Valls, claiming that the Bulgarian /and Romanian / Roma citizens currently residing on French territory, should be expelled from the state as they have a "totally different lifestyle co

Novinite Insider » Editorial | October 4, 2013, Friday // 17:05 | Viewed: 1690

Can Greece Bail Out Europe?

Those Greeks are driving down the Eurozone.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | October 3, 2013, Thursday // 17:25 | Viewed: 15036

Life after Cancer?

At the beginning it was not an easy subject.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | October 2, 2013, Wednesday // 10:19 | Viewed: 1310

Bulgaria's Govt Partners Growing Cold

The appointment of controversial media mogul Delyan Peevski for chair of Bulgaria's Security Agency was the joint responsibility of both ruling parties.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | September 13, 2013, Friday // 15:30 | Viewed: 2196

Syrian Refugees in Bulgaria Are No Grave Problem

While politicians and public figures in Bulgaria are busy speculating as to whether the country should become directly involved in the Syria crisis, a report by the AFP made in the Balkan country has gone across world media, including Arab ones.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | September 10, 2013, Tuesday // 20:51 | Viewed: 3272

Refugees Are No Tourists!

Bulgaria's Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev has assured us that the country’s involvement in future military actions in Syria is not on the agenda.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | September 2, 2013, Monday // 15:08 | Viewed: 2134

Bulgarians Even More Disillusioned after Vote

"Every nation chooses alone whether to crash or not.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | May 17, 2013, Friday // 10:33 | Viewed: 7444

More of the Same? Are Bulgarians Insane?

The article was originally published at Novinite.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | May 14, 2013, Tuesday // 07:24 | Viewed: 4431

Tell Me Lies, Tell Me Sweet Little Lies

"Statistics," Thomas Carlyle, the Scottish writer and philosopher remarked, "are the greatest liars of them all.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | April 4, 2013, Thursday // 11:46 | Viewed: 2515

Bulgarians, Romanians, Give the Brits 'Tea and Sympathy', Plus Labor!

A puzzling anti-immigrant hysteria is brewing on the Old Albion.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | February 2, 2013, Saturday // 15:04 | Viewed: 4955

EUseless Pressure

The first days of January are the strangest time of the year.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | January 3, 2013, Thursday // 20:15 | Viewed: 2296

USA Patting Suspicious Regimes on the Back Again. This Time Bulgaria's!

Or how to reconcile WikiLeaks cables with formal praise from the US government...

Novinite Insider » Editorial | December 5, 2012, Wednesday // 12:56 | Viewed: 2758

2013: Bulgaria's First No Odds-On Favorite Elections

A sunny November afternoon.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 20, 2012, Tuesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1921

'Our (Bulgarian) Police Is Guarding Us' Even When Sleeping

A while ago, a song "Our Police Is Guarding Us," performed by a close friend of Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov, caused mass ridicule in Bulgaria.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | October 26, 2012, Friday // 17:40 | Viewed: 2528

A Question of Life and Death, Literally

Do you remember the heart-rending story of a friend of mine, whom I watched giving up the fight for survival after three years of battling cancer?

Novinite Insider » Editorial | October 19, 2012, Friday // 12:45 | Viewed: 2091

Keeping Secular Education in Bulgaria Secular

The Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church has been adamant recently in its attempts to persuade the government that the introduction of religious education in the core curriculum of Bulgarian schools is necessary.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | September 19, 2012, Wednesday // 10:00 | Viewed: 3196
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