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  1. Bulgaria Should Host South Stream, Ex-President Says on Russia VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Sofia News Agency

    Bulgaria's former President has voiced his hope that the South Stream pipeline will make its way through the country despite having been abandoned in 2014. Speaking at the annual congress of United Russia , the country's ruling party, Parvanov has warned the modern security architecture should be built neither with the idea to exclude Russia nor to antagonize it, according to a statement of his left-wing ABV party.

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  2. Authorities Lift Bathing Ban on Beach in Bulgaria's VarnaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    ... from beach concessions will be BGN 400 000 down from last year's figures. Nearly two thirds of the beaches along Bulgaria 's northern Black Sea coast have no concessionaires and lifeguards. For example in the resort of Kamchiya , no concessionaires ...

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  3. Rescuers in Bulgaria's Plovdiv Continue to Search Maritsa River for Missing Young ManRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    ... of the water by passing him a wood, but he did not manage to catch it. With the abrupt rise of the temperatures in Bulgaria , there have been several drowning incidents across the country recently. Two boys drowned in the Yantra river in the city of ...

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  4. Bulgarian Tourism Minister Expects 10 % Increase in Tourist Numbers This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    ... on average it is issuing 4000-5000 visas per day. The minister expects the interest of Russian tourists towards Bulgaria to be sustained until the end of the summer season. According to statistics presented by her, Russians tourists are expressing ...

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  5. European passports handed out to 61,000 immigrants outside EU by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Star

    ... Mandzhukova explained: "It is very easy to obtain a passport. Fees are low and the applicant does not have to be in Bulgaria but can go to a Bulgarian embassy."

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  6. Bulgaria Nationalist Leader Calls for EU In/Out Referendum after BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sofia News Agency

    In a statement from Parliament's rostrum, Siderov argued that his Ataka party's theses on the downsides of the EU had been accepted by countries "as far [from Bulgaria] as Britain". "Eight or nine years after [Bulgaria's accession] the Bulgarian is just as poor," Siderov told lawmakers, pointing out that Brussels had forced Sofia into closing nuclear reactors and cutting trade with "much of the world".

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  7. Toxic Holocaust playing shows, including Saint VitusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Rs Jul 09 Rockmaraton PA cs, Hungary Jul 10 Exit Fest 2016 Novi Sad, Serbia Jul 11 club Live & Loud Sofia, Bulgaria Jul 12 Flying Circus Pub Cluj Napoca, Romania Jul 13 Obscure Extreme Fest 2016 Trutnov, Czech Republic Jul 15 Liverpool Wroclaw, ... 1 comment

  8. The repair capacity of lung cancer cell lines A549 and H1299 depends...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 24 | Journal of Biochemistry

    G.Bonchev Street, Bl. 21, 1113 Sofia, Bulgaria. Tel: Elucidation of the cellular components responsive to chemotherapeutic agents as cisplatin rationalizes the strategy for anticancer chemotherapy.

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  9. Photo Exhibition 'A Europe of Diasporas' to Open in PlovdivRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Groong

    June 23, 2016, Brussels - The photo exhibition "A Europe of Diasporas" will begin its European tour Monday June 27 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. The event will be held in the building of the Regional Administration at the initiative of the local group of AGBU of Young Professionals and under the patronage of the Governor of Plovdiv, Mr. Zdravko Dimitrov.

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  10. Rax.bg Attains IaaS powered Status in the VMware vCloud Air NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | PR Log

    ... vCloud Air Network. Automated Fault Tolerance is available as additional service to each Cloud account. SOFIA, Bulgaria - June 24, 2016 - PRLog -- Rax.bg, an European provider of Private, Public and Hybrid Cloud computing , today announced its entry ...

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  11. News from around the EMEA region, June 23.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | 4 Hoteliers

    Hotel industry and travel news from around the Europe, Middle East & African region: Hyatt debuts in Bulgaria, Hilton to have 77 across Turkey, Protea gets the 'By Marriott' Endorsement, Minor International and more... An affiliate of Hyatt Hotels Corporation has signed an agreement with Terra Tour Service EOOD for a hotel in the Bulgarian capital, Sofia, which will become the first Hyatt-branded hotel in the country when it opens in 2018. The Hyatt Regency Sofia will be developed on Vasil Levski Square, at the heart of the city.

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  12. Bulgaria, Russia Discuss Future of Equipment Built for Scrapped Belene NPP ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Sofia News Agency

    The energy ministers of Bulgaria and Russia have agreed that the two countries need to find a mutually acceptable solution for the future use of the equipment already produced for the abandoned Belene nuclear power plant project. Bulgaria 's Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova and her Russian counterpart Alexander Novak discussed over the phone the arbitration court ruling in the commercial dispute between Bulgarian state-owned power utility NEK and Russia 's Atomstroyexport , the Energy Ministry in Sofia said in a statement on Thursday.

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  13. IntMin: 424 Organised Crime Groups Operate in BulgariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Sofia News Agency

    This was announced by Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova after a meeting of the parliamentary Internal Security and Public Order committee on Wednesday. MPs held hearing of the political and professional leadership of the interior ministry in connection with the measures taken to counter organsied crime after the recent shooting targeting drug lord Dimitar Zhelyazkov .

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  14. Four Bulgarians Die in Head-on Collision in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Sofia News Agency

    Two of the victims were aged 58, the others were at the age of 39 and 27. Three of them were traveling in the same car and were from Sofia. The fourth victim is the 27-year-old driver of the other car who is from Haskovo, private NOVA TV station informed on Thursday.

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  15. Armed Robbery of Office Takes Place in SofiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Sofia News Agency

    ... the scene in a car or sport utility vehicle. This is the latest in a series of robberies which have taken place in Bulgaria since the beginning of the year. Most recently, the central post office in the Bulgarian city of Haskovo was robbed earlier ...

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  16. Iranian revolution overturns lives and viewpoints in 'Septembers of Shiraz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Jewish Journal

    Adrien Brody plays a self-made Iranian businessman who is arrested and tortured in "Septembers of Shiraz." Photo courtesy of Momentum Pictures How does an Australian director whose only previous feature-length film, "The Sapphires," about a quartet of talented aboriginal girls entertaining American troops in Vietnam, direct a movie about an Iranian-Jewish family caught in the fury of the 1979 revolution? Wayne Blair's "Septembers of Shiraz," based on the novel by Dalia Sofer, is a deliberately focused, mostly realistic, faithfully candid rendition of a singular historical event with an all-too-universal outcome.

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  17. Kubrat Pulev-Mariusz Wach Eyed For The Fall in BulgariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Boxing Scene

    According to the Twitter flow from Kalle and Nisse Sauerland, EBU heavyweight king Kubrat Pulev will for the first time fight in his home country of Bulgaria. When, where and against who is to be announced.

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  18. The Fisherman and the Goldfish Have Their Statue in Bulgaria's VarnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Sofia News Agency

    The Fisherman and the Goldfish now have their statue in Varna , a favourite tourist destination on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast. The 2.1-meter high metal statue is located in one of the central squares in Varna just 10 minutes walk from the city beachfront.

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  19. Bulgaria to Allocate Additional EUR 25 M to Three Vital Infrastructure ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Sofia News Agency

    ... ure the implementation of the projects which are of exceptional importance for the development of infrastructure in Bulgaria.

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  20. Yazaki to Invest BGN 45 M in Its 3rd Bulgarian PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Sofia News Agency

    Japanese car parts manufacturer Yazaki plans to employ some 3 000 people for the factory it is about to begin building in Dimitrovgrad, the head of Bulgaria's investment promotion agency has said. Construction is expected to start within a month and completed in a year's time, Stamen Yanev , CEO at InvestBulgaria agency , has told Bloomberg.

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