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Balkan Developments

Zoran Zaev and Alexis Tsipras win Westphalia Peace Prize over Prespa agreement The former Prime Ministers of North Macedonia and Greece, Zoran Zaev and Alexis Tsipras, are this year’s winner of the International Westphalia Peace Prize. The..

published on 2/24/20 3:48 PM

Dr. Ventseslav Stankov from Bulgaria on the 2020 World's Top 100 Doctors in Dentistry list

Dr. Ventseslav Stankov from Plovdiv is among the world’s top 100 after the Global Summit Institute put him on the 2020 World's Top 100 Doctors in Dentistry list. At 36, he is the youngest doctor on the list...

updated on 2/24/20 11:03 AM

Artist from Veliko Turnovo sells paintings to raise money for children with disabilities

Plamen Boychev, an art school teacher from Veliko Turnovo mounted an exhibition of his works at the Rafael Mihaylov art gallery in the city. Boychev is selling his landscapes, still lifes and flowers for a noble cause – the money he raises..

published on 2/22/20 9:15 AM

Swings for the “different” children of Bulgaria – scales of goodness and children’s smiles

It was started a year ago at a children’s playground in Sofia – first it originated as an idea for a photographic exhibition and then came the idea for the so-called balance swings especially designed for children in wheelchairs...

published on 2/21/20 2:57 PM

Hanau Blood bath gets strong resonance in Bulgaria’s media

The Bulgarian media accentuate on Friday on the blood bath in Germany yesterday when a terrorist shot eleven people in the town of Hanau. Most victims are of Kurdish origin. One Bulgarian citizen, several Turkish nationals, a Bosnian..

published on 2/21/20 12:48 PM

Bulgarian children in Germany study their mother tongue at 38 Sunday schools

The biggest Bulgarian community abroad lives in Germany – a total of 416,000 people according to approximate Bulgarian Foreign Ministry estimates from 2019. The growing number of immigrants from Bulgaria means new Bulgarian..

published on 2/21/20 11:02 AM
Monument of Vassil Levski in Strelcha

Levski's ideals for public education lay the sound foundations of Strelcha-based community centre

One of the most important institutions in the life of people from the small resort town of Strelcha in central Bulgaria is its cultural community center (an institution known in Bulgarian as “chitalishte” – literal translation – reading..

published on 2/18/20 3:07 PM

Journalist Iglika Trifonova studies human relations on the Icy Continent

Radio Bulgaria already told you about Bulgarian musicians Theodosii Spassov and Hristian Tsvyatkov who made their first musical recordings on Antarctica . Now we would like to take a look at another Bulgarian innovation in the..

published on 2/17/20 3:10 PM

Balkan Developments

Bulgaria wants new bridges with Romania Bulgaria is prepared to invest EUR 50 to 100 billion in the construction of a third bridge over the Danube, said Prime Minister Boyko Borissov at the Munich Security Conference. At the talks on cohesion..

published on 2/17/20 2:28 PM

European aurochs return to Bulgaria’s Eastern Rhodope Mountain

In ancient times aurochs were one of the widespread species inhabiting the Thracian lands, but with the advancement of civilization and deforestation, their populations began to decline. Until a day came at the beginning of the past century on..

updated on 2/16/20 12:52 PM