With a wide smile and a faithful heart, seeking physical contacts with passersby, the dog Vivaldi is looking for a friend who would take him by the leash and take him home. Adoption Day in Sofia’s South Park on which the dog shelter in the village of Gorni Bogrov and the Ekoravnovesie municipal enterprise for animal rescue organized to show once again what love is about, has produced good results. Sebastian has passed his exams with excellent..
For the 8 th successive year, Bulgarians will sit down on a colourful traditional rug, next to people from Serbia and Macedonia, to share the most palateful rakia from the last harvest and the most delicious zelnik (a variety of banitsa with a filling of cabbage, spinach or leek) but also to hear one another’s stories in which each shall discover a piece of themselves. During the Balkanska Cherga (Balkan Rug) Festival, from 22 nd to..
An exhibition named The Unlimited Space of the Human Mind was unveiled at Sofia’s hall of the Bulgarian National Archives. It displays the life and deed of remarkable American scientist Prof. Widen Tabakoff /1919 – 2015/. He was born in the Bulgarian village of Stakevtsi, Belogradchik area. Later on he studied technical science in Prague /1938 – 1942/ and then completed his PhD. in Aeronautical Engineering in Berlin, Germany in 1945. Over a short period..
One of the emblems of the Bulgarian folklore music Yanka Rupkina marks two significant anniversaries this year-her 80 th birth anniversary and sixty years on stage. The legendary singer was born in..
Ludogorets lost 2:3 to Bayer Leverkusen (Germany) in the first match of the group stage of Europa League football tournament. The Bulgarian football champion took a 2:0 lead, but later the Germany team managed to..
When on 3 April, 1879 the Constituent Assembly unanimously chose Sofia to be capital of the Principality of Bulgaria, the town had, all in all, 2 schools, 10 inns, just over 3,000 houses, and inhabitants..