SOFIA — The recent U.S. government shutdown forced many of the most-visited American sights, from the Statue of Liberty to the Smithsonian museums, to temporarily close their doors.
In recent days, Bulgaria’s capital Sofia has witnessed a series of student protests and the occupation of university buildings that have injected new life into a persistent anti-government movement that is now into its 138th day.
The homes are built with mud and straw. The streets are dirt and puddles. An old Roma lady gestures that she's so hungry it feels like her belly has been slit.
The case of Maria, a blonde, green-eyed child found living with a Roma family in central Greece has exposed yet another of the country's structural woes: gaps in local administration that have been exploited by child-traffickers and desperate couples seek
A Bulgarian couple suspected of being the biological parents of Maria, the young girl found in a Roma community in Greece, are being questioned by police.
No reservations are required for Saturday’s free live performance at 2 p.m. of “The Beauty of Bulgarian Folk Music and Dance” in the Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater on Mount Pony in Culpeper. Seating is first-come, first-served.
Bulgarian Energy Holding will meet investors next week for a possible debut sale of bonds in euros as emerging-market issuers from OAO Gazprombank (GZPR) to Brazil seize on bets the Federal Reserve will delay tapering stimulus.
Bulgaria's parliament on Tuesday (22 October) extended a moratorium on arable land purchases by foreign investors until 2020 despite warnings from the European Union that it would result in a review of its accession treaty.
The Stambul Kapiya, A robust but elegant gateway, stands at the heart of Vidin, a quiet town on the Danube in northwestern Bulgaria.
Ann Stenhouse discovers Bulgaria’s value skiing doesn’t mean cutting back on the fun on and off the slopes
A war of words has broken out between Francesca Pascale and Michelle Bonev, a glamorous Bulgarian actress and a friend of the former prime minister.
Bulgaria has unveiled plans to deal with the growing numbers of refugees that are approaching its borders from Turkey.
Hold your breath if you visit Bulgaria.
Former Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ivailo Kalfin says that the reason that Bulgaria was not affected directly by Eurozone crisis was the mere fact that his country is not a member of the Eurozone and does not use Euro.
People sing as they arrive for the memorial service of late South African president Nelson Mandela at the First National Bank (FNB) Stadium, in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa, 10 December 2013....
"What stormed out in Bulgaria during the last few months was a whirlwind of lies. On their basis a protest movement was organized - someone motivated people to come out in protest, to try to clash with police, to destroy ... read
A husband comes home late in the night. His wife starts yelling at him:
“Where the heck have you been?”