Photo Story: Bulgaria in Pictures: 2011

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

January: Partial Eclipse of the Sun

More photo stories:

Russia's Military Competitions: Evolving from Tank Biathlon to Army Games.

Military professionals from a host of nations are taking part in the International Army Games-2015 held in Russia on ten various grounds from 01 to 15 August 2015 to define strongest military professionals in 14 disciplines.Armies that have sent competing teams include those of countries such as Azerbaijan, Angola, Armenia, Belarus, Venezuela, Egypt, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Kuwait, Mongolia, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Russia, Serbia and Tajikistan....

August 4, 2015, Tuesday

Serbia Faced with Tide of Migrants Heading for EU via Hungary

Migrants from the Middle East, Asia and Africa are crossing into Serbia from neighbouring Macedonia these days heading for Hungary, which is member of the EU’s borderless Schengen zone. Travelling on the so-called Balkan route, they are trying to reach Hungary, from where they can travel visa-free to EU countries farther north with the aim to settle there....

July 21, 2015, Tuesday

San Fermin Bull-Running Festival Starts in Pamplona

Thousands of people went into the streets of Pamplona, in northern Spain, to test their speed and courage in the first bull-run of the famed San Fermin festival on 7 July. Ernest Hemingway immortalized the nine-day fiesta in his 1926 novel "The Sun Also Rises". ...

July 7, 2015, Tuesday

Greece Set to Hold Referendum on Terms of Bailout Deal

The Greek government on 30 June presented a last-minute proposal for a two-year agreement with the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) to fully cover its financing needs, combined with debt restructuring. "From the first we made clear that the decision to call a referendum was not the end but the continuation of a negotiation seeking better terms for the Greek people," an announcement from the office of PM Alexis Tsipras read....

July 1, 2015, Wednesday

Sand City Hurghada: Where Caesar and Zeus Meet Iron Man and Sponge Bob

Located just a few kilometers from the Red Sea resort of Hurghada, Egypt, Sand City Hurghada is the single open-air sand museum in Africa and the Middle East.It has brought together a number of artists to create a collection of tens of sculptures and reliefs which could be liked by both adults and children as it is divided into two main sections: history/mythology and cartoons....

June 27, 2015, Saturday
more