At the end of June the “presidency trio” of Estonia, Bulgaria and Austria announced 5 important priorities, part of their joint 18-month program of the Council of the EU. Since then, on various occasions and at different levels, Bulgaria explained the priorities of its upcoming EU presidency, which starts on January 1 next year. The official presentation of the national program with the priorities for the presidency is expected in mid-December, but the..
Dancho Radulov is a celebrated Bulgarian shepherd’s flute player who stands out with his devotion to the traditional style of playing the instrument. Thus, he distanced himself from his coevals who succumbed to the modern and even extravagant music trends. Many of them prefer to use techniques and methods typical of other genres. However, Dancho Radulov managed to preserve the style, the stylistics and the ornamentation typical of the old..
First round of local elections held in Kosovo The Central Election Commission of Kosovo announced that around 750,000 people, or 43.71 percent of all voters cast their votes during the first round of the local elections in the country on Sunday. A total of 35 parties, 1 coalition, 30 civic initiatives and 25 independent candidates ran in the local elections. According to initial unofficial results, the greatest number of votes went to the Democratic League..
Bulgarian tennis star Grigor Dimitrov has missed the chance to win the title of the Stockholm Open. The Bulgarian lost at the final in Sweden against last year's champion Juan Martin del Potro, who deservedly won..
These days in Bulgaria’s Pazardzhik an international association for applied chess was established. Experts from the United States, Germany, Spain, Poland and the UK joined the initiators from Bulgaria. The..
This week’s second sitting of the Consultative Council on National Security on the need of legislative measures against corruption didn’t achieve the results expected. President Rumen Radev made it clear that..