Archeology of the universe, blue variables and global warming

What connects archeology, astronomy and ecology? The answer to this question takes us to a territory where our national pride as Bulgarians can thrive. There is no need to go to NASA, CERN or Harvard to feel proud as a Bulgarian: it suffices to..

published on 3/18/17 9:00 AM

Saint Patrick’s Day: an interview with Ireland’s Ambassador HE Michael Forbes

The population of Ireland is about 6.3 million, but it is estimated that 50 to 80 million people around the world have Irish origin making the Irish diaspora one of the biggest of any nation. In USA alone the Irish nowadays exceed 40,000,000..

published on 3/17/17 11:19 AM

Balkan Developments

Juncker says Western Balkans are most fragile region of Europe The Western Balkans are the most fragile region in Europe and the EU must give it its due attention, said European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the European..

published on 3/16/17 10:59 AM

Grand Chocolate Festival in Sofia

This year organizers of the Grand Chocolate Festival transformed one of the halls of Inter Expo Center in Sofia into a chocolate kingdom. The origin of chocolate goes back more than 1500 years ago and it has been a sweet temptation ever since...

published on 3/15/17 12:49 PM

Enhancv software eases job seekers

When Volen Vulkov was in his third university year, he went to Germany under the Erasmus+ Programme. He had the chance to stay for a second term there, but with no scholarship. Volen decided to look for a job by filling in and sending the..

published on 3/14/17 11:22 AM

Balkan Developments

Hashim Thaçi threatens with resignation and polls President of Kosovo Hashim Thaçi declared that he would resign and induce early elections, if the MPs don’t approve legislative changes for strengthening the country’s security forces. The..

published on 3/13/17 12:02 PM

Bulgaria has cow that breaks all-time records

Bulgaria now has a cow that has broken all-time records of the country. The animal is raised in a farm in the village of Trapoklovo near the eastern town of Sliven and gives 75 liters of milk a day. The cow’s name is Kato 52 and for less than a..

published on 3/12/17 10:58 AM

Speleologists explore new record-deep cave in Bulgaria

2017 will remain in the history of Bulgarian speleology with a new record set in the list of the deepest caves on this territory. The top position is now taken by Kolkina Dupka /Kolkina Hole/ near the village of Zimevitsa, Svoge Municipality..

published on 3/12/17 10:30 AM

NGOs in Bulgaria have mushroomed since 1990s

At a conference of the Program for support of NGOs in Bulgaria the Open Society Institute presented impressive figures about the non-governmental organizations in this country. The sector started to emerge rapidly in the 1990s and since then..

published on 3/12/17 10:05 AM

Bold and adventurous cat Heidi now hit online

One can spot their traces up in the mountain snow – the large footsteps of a grown man and the delicate holes that only cat paws can leave. The duo is inseparable in its passion for travels. Danail Neshev and his cat Heidi..

published on 3/12/17 9:10 AM