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Bulgaria's Top Archaeology Treasure Returns to Hometown

Bulgaria's prized Thracian Panagyurishte gold treasure is on display Monday in its hometown Panagyurishte, in central Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | April 16, 2012, Monday // 12:47 | Viewed: 2215

Archeologists Find Gold Ornaments in Bulgaria's Sozopol

A massive gold ring and a gold leaf from a royal crown are the latest archeological discoveries in the Bulgarian Black Sea town of Sozopol, site of the ancient town of Apollonia.

Society » Archaeology | April 2, 2012, Monday // 13:59 | Viewed: 6364

French Archaeologists Help Bulgarian Colleagues in Sozopol

French archaeologists arrived in Bulgaria to work jointly with local counterparts on fresh discoveries in Sozopol on the Black Sea, site of the ancient town of Apollonia.

Society » Archaeology | March 25, 2012, Sunday // 16:51 | Viewed: 2295

Bulgarian Policeman Awarded for Finding Byzantium Treasure

Bulgarian policeman, Nikolay Gergov, from the northern city of Pleven, who recently discovered a pile of precious Byzantium coins, received an official award Friday.

Society » Archaeology | March 23, 2012, Friday // 11:51 | Viewed: 1663

Bulgarian PM: Archeology Digs Don't Hurdle Hwy Construction

Archeological excavations on the routes of all highways that are currently being built in Bulgaria are on time and on schedule and would not hurdle construction works.

Society » Archaeology | March 23, 2012, Friday // 08:10 | Viewed: 846

Bulgarian Archaeologists Claim Oldest Monastery in Europe

Bulgarian archaeologists have uncovered what they believe is the oldest Christian monastery in Europea near the village of Zlatna Livada in southern Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | March 18, 2012, Sunday // 19:20 | Viewed: 17332

Bulgaria's Plovdiv Moves to Reveal Roman Forum

Bulgaria's second largest city of Plovdiv will invest BGN 100 000 into making the western portion of its Roman forum visible, it has been revealed.

Society » Archaeology | March 7, 2012, Wednesday // 15:03 | Viewed: 2337

Disastrous Bulgarian Flood Reveals Roman Building Remnants - Report

A floor surface from Roman times has been allegedly discovered in the river dike in the Bulgarian village of Biser that was recently destroyed by a disastrous flood.

Society » Archaeology | March 5, 2012, Monday // 17:09 | Viewed: 4040

Bulgarian Govt Exacerbates Conflict with Archaeologists over Highways

The construction of an 8 km section of Bulgaria's northern highway Hemus could be frozen as a result of new funding demands by archaeologists working on the ground, Bulgarian Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova has announced.

Society » Archaeology | February 16, 2012, Thursday // 15:55 | Viewed: 1396

Bulgarian Archeology 2011 Exhibit Launched in Sofia

The fifth edition of the exhibit Bulgarian Archeology 2011 dedicated to the last year archeology season in the country was opened at the National Archeology Institute at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS.

Society » Archaeology | February 13, 2012, Monday // 17:03 | Viewed: 4448

Bulgarian Archaeologists Find 130 Ancient Sites along Nabucco Route

Bulgarian archaeologists surveying the route of the future Nabucco gas transit pipeline have uncovered about 130 archaeological sites, Bulgaria's National Archaeological Institute has announced.

Society » Archaeology | February 13, 2012, Monday // 16:11 | Viewed: 4455

Sea Storm Unveils Ancient Town on Bulgaria's Coast

The wall of an ancient building, most likely from Roman times, emerged in Sarafovo, near the Balck Sea city of Burgas Wednesday.

Society » Archaeology | February 9, 2012, Thursday // 16:01 | Viewed: 8991

Bulgaria's PM Turns Nicer to Archaeologists over Highway Construction

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has made a deal with archaeologists digging on the route of a northern highway, after a few days ago he mistreated their colleagues blaming them for potential construction delays.

Society » Archaeology | January 15, 2012, Sunday // 17:01 | Viewed: 2471

Bulgarian PM Meets Archeologists on Hemus Hgwy

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, and the Minister of Regional Development, Lilyana Pavlova are inspecting Sunday the progress of construction works on the Hemus highway in northern Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | January 15, 2012, Sunday // 11:15 | Viewed: 2330

Bulgarian Archaeologist Discovers Ancient Thracian Relief

A ceramic relief of an Ancient Thracian horseman, a major ancient deity, has been found at the holy rock city of Perperikon by Bulgarian archaeologist Nikolay Ovcharov.

Society » Archaeology | January 12, 2012, Thursday // 14:49 | Viewed: 9295

Bulgarian PM Shocks Archaeologists with Insulting Treatment

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has treated local archaeologists in a surprisingly offensive fashion with respect to an archaeological site found during the construction of the southwestern highway "Struma".

Society » Archaeology | January 11, 2012, Wednesday // 17:27 | Viewed: 4170

The Bulgaria 2011 Review: Archaeology

On June 4, Bulgarian archeologists discovered what may have been the oldest settlement in Europe near the village of Yunatsite in the southern Pazardzhik Region.

Society » Archaeology | January 6, 2012, Friday // 16:41 | Viewed: 5669

Bulgarian Archeologists Discover Apollonia's Eastern Gate

Bulgarian archeologists made a breakthrough discovery in the ancient Black Sea town of Sozopol – they found the long-sought East Gate of Apollonia Pontica.

Society » Archaeology | December 29, 2011, Thursday // 09:50 | Viewed: 7645

Relics of St John the Baptist Examined by Scanner in Bulgaria

Modern medical scanners were used to examine the inside and make a 3D image of the relics of St. John the Baptist.

Society » Archaeology | December 19, 2011, Monday // 12:01 | Viewed: 3478

French Archaeologists to Join Forces with Bulgarians in Sozopol

Bulgarian archaeologists uncovered an heretofore unknown chruch in the ancient town of Sozopol on the Black Sea coast Sunday.

Society » Archaeology | November 27, 2011, Sunday // 18:12 | Viewed: 1799

Road Construction Destroys Unique Bulgarian Archeology Site

A bulldozer has destroyed a prehistoric settlement and a medieval church near the town of Momchilgrad in southern Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | November 16, 2011, Wednesday // 10:30 | Viewed: 4467
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