Thursday, 05 November 2009 14:53

BULGARIA'S MONTHLY QUIZ

1. What percentage is Prime Minister Boyko Borisov's approval rating according to the National Centre for the Study of Public Opinion?

Tuesday, 10 November 2009 09:13

FROM LETTER TO OGYGIA

Yanitsa Radeva was born in Yambol. She graduated from Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski with majors in Bulgarian Philology and Literature. Her book Another Rhythm (2003) was published as a result of a national competition in 2002.

Published in Fiction
Friday, 06 November 2009 14:57

THE ZHIVKOV PHENOMENON

A cunning peasant, a Balkan tyrant or a saviour? Twenty years after his fall from power, some Bulgarians still pine for Todor Zhivkov

Published in Bulgaria Politics
Friday, 06 November 2009 14:50

FROM HIGH BEFORE HOMEROOM

Maya Sloan grew up in Oklahoma City and currently lives in Hollywood, California. She has an MFA in Creative Writing from Boston University, as well as an MFA in Fiction Writing from the University of Arkansas. Her first novel, Red Dirt and Ice, will be published by Simon & Schuster Pocket Books in 2010.

Published in Fiction
Friday, 06 November 2009 14:28

WHERE IN BULGARIA ARE YOU?

According to the people who designed and built it, 1,700,000 cubic metres of soil were dug out in 1978-1981 in order to accommodate it, obliterating several neighbourhoods.

Wednesday, 11 November 2009 14:07

DUST TO DUST IN CENTRAL SOFIA

A mausoleum used to display the embalmed body of Bulgaria's Stalinist dictator Georgi Dimitrov. Now it is a car park

Published in Vagabond Features
Friday, 06 November 2009 13:49

BAD GUY

The Bulgarian State Security used every chance to pick up at the West – sometimes quite hilariously (although the comrades were dead serious)

Published in Vagabond Features
Friday, 06 November 2009 13:05

AT A TIME OF CRISIS

Reduce expenditure, invest in people and adopt a careful fiscal policy, says the New Reform Agenda of the New EU Member States International Conference in Sofia

Published in Bulgaria Economy
Friday, 06 November 2009 12:43

NEW TURKISH SLAVERY

Soaps from the Bosporus have captivated Bulgarian audiences much more than their Venezuelan and Brazilian predecessors

Published in Bulgaria Society
Tuesday, 10 November 2009 11:53

ADDING INSULT TO INJURY

Can the offspring of a Communist regime head up UNESCO or a treasure stolen from the state become private property? Well, yes

Published in Bulgaria Politics
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AMERICA FOR BULGARIA FOUNDATION CELEBRATES BULGARIAN SUPERHEROES

AMERICA FOR BULGARIA FOUNDATION CELEBRAT…

Over 500 representatives of the Bulgarian NGO sector, entrepreneurs and diplomats attended the annual meeting of the America for Bulgaria Foundation with its grantees in Sofia, on 30 January. Everyday...

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