Photo Story: Bulgaria in Pictures: 2011

1 of 50 | January 6, 2012, Friday BGNES, Sofia Photo Agency

January: Partial Eclipse of the Sun

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88-th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is an annual parade presented by the US retail store chain Macy's. The tradition started in 1924. ...

November 27, 2014, Thursday

Court Ruling Sparks Riots in Ferguson

Violent protests erupted in Ferguson, Missouri, US on 24 November after demonstrators learned there would be no criminal indictment of police officer Darren Wilson for the August shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown. Demonstrators taunted police, shattered windows and set fire to two St....

November 25, 2014, Tuesday

Historic Amounts of Snow In New York

“Historic” bad weather across the US claimed eight lives in the state of New York and buried it under metres of snow. Another wave of stormy weather is forecast to sweep across the city of Buffalo on Thursday, bringing the total snowfall this week up to levels normally expected over an entire year. ...

November 20, 2014, Thursday

Hungarians Protest to Demand Ouster of Corrupt Officials

An estimated 10,000 Hungarians protested in Budapest on 17 November 2014 against Prime Minister Viktor Orban and his government, accusing Orban of being too close to Russia and employing corrupt officials. Similar protests were held in at least 20 other Hungarian cities as well as Berlin, Stockholm and London. ...

November 18, 2014, Tuesday

Celebrations Of the 25-th Anniversary Of the Fall Of the Berlin Wall

Festivities to mark the 25-th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall drew more than 1 million Berliners and visitors from all over to the heart of the once-divided city. Solidarity movement leader and later Polish President Lech Walesa, Mikhail Gorbachev - the last leader of the Soviet Union - and other figures credited with an international role in bringing down the wall and helping reunite Germany joined Wowereit, Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Joachim Gauck. ...

November 10, 2014, Monday
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