Talented composer Ruman Boyadzhiev Jr, was born in 1979 in Sofia to the family of Rumen Boydzhiev, one of founders of the legendary Free Sailing Band and Daniela Kuzmanova, a poet and musician. He graduated the Lubomir Pipkov High School of Music and the Pancho Vladigerov National Academy of Music. He has composed a wide range of works: soundtracks to documentary, animation and feature films, ballet, chamber and symphony music, concertos for..
Turkish authorities go on arresting Fethullah Gülen relatives Hurriyet newspaper reports that as part of an investigation of the so-called terrorist organization of Fethullahists, the Turkish authorities arrested on Sunday a niece and nephew of Islamic cleric and dissident Fethullah Gülen . Both have been accused of owning Bylock software used to encrypt data from most of the participants in the attempted coup on 16 July. Earlier, Gülen 's..
At its summit last week the European Union failed to reach agreement on the free trade deal with Canada (full name Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement ,CETA). Bulgaria and Romania suspended their reserves for the agreement in exchange for guarantees from Canada that in 2017 it will abolish visas for their nationals. However, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warned that there would be no lifting of visas without an agreement..
Bulgarian documentary "Loving Carmen" by director Nayo Titzin has won the Art Direction Award at the international ARTE NON STOP FILM FESTIVAL in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In the mid-19th century, Carmen, a..
During the week Bulgarian society has been showing high interest in the repatriation of seven Turkish citizens, considered supporters of Turkish preacher Fetullah Gulen. Whether perplexed by the fact..
If one day you happen to climb a remote mountain peak and hear someone play the guitar, that person would most-probably be Bulgarian musician Petar Georgiev. Petar is a professional jazz guitarist and..
The five centuries of Ottoman domination in the Balkans have left their imprint on the way of life and customs, as well as on the architecture in many towns and villages in the country. Many of the Christian..