Teacher from Vidin toured the world more than a century ago

More than a century ago a teacher from the Danube city of Vidin (Northwest Bulgaria) left the classroom and started exploring the world. His meager finance did not allow him to travel on ship...

Twenty percent of students who have completed traineeships under a European project get job offers

More than 45,000 students have successfully completed traineeships financed under a Ministry of Education and Science European project. Around 20 percent of them have received job offers, even though more..

Bulgarian women spend 20 more years of their life working than they did two decades ago

Retirement age for women in Bulgaria has gone up by 10 years in the past decades, and, adding another 10 years of postponing the birth of a first child, it turns out that Bulgarian women are spending..

Stoyo Krushkin and his Bulgarian Balkan Band

Stoyo Krushkin was one of the first Bulgarian military guard musicians after the country’s liberation. Soon after the Bulgarian army was restored, in 1878, a decision was taken to set up a military..