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Tag: Bulgaria

We’ll all leave pitch if racially abused, says England striker

The Three Lions ready to defy protocols in Euro 2020 qualifiers, according to Tammy Abraham.

Ex-Spurs, United forward Berbatov retires

Dimitar Berbatov spent 4 seasons at Manchester United, winning 2 Premier League titles.

Kane bags hattrick as England storm past Bulgaria

Gareth Southgate's side maintain their 100% record in the Euro 2020 qualifying stage as Harry Kane nets hat-trick and Raheem Sterling continues his fine form with goal

EU settles on World Bank’s Georgieva to lead IMF

Kristalina Georgieva got the backing of a majority of the 28 EU states.

Bulgarian singer hits high with record-breaking vocals

Zaharieva burst into tears when she received the official Guinness world record certificate.

Bulgarian justice minister resigns over real estate deal

Tsetska Tsacheva has denied any wrongdoing.

Venezuela oil firm transferred millions of euros to Bulgarian bank accounts

Bulgaria's security services were checking accounts held at a local bank, by a man who had several citizenships.

Britain and Bulgaria probe report of new Skripal suspect

The possible new suspect is a Russian military intelligence officer known under the alias 'Sergey Fedotov'.

Bulgaria’s Plovdiv launches capital of culture festivities

Plovdiv, Bulgaria's second city, whose origins date back to the 12th century BC, is known for its Thracian, Roman, Medieval, Ottoman and communist heritage.

Greece wants to host World Cup with Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia

Greece invited Bulgaria, Romania, and Serbia to meet on November 23 to discuss jointly hosting the 2030 World Cup.

Four Balkan countries to explore 2030 World Cup bid

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the four countries would discuss the possibility of becoming candidates for a major sporting event within 10 years.

Bulgaria indicts suspect in journalist killing

The case shocked Bulgaria and drew strong international condemnation as observers suspected a possible connection between the crime and Marinova's work.

Bulgarians bid farewell to murdered journalist

A 20-year-old Bulgarian suspect, named as Severin Krasimirov, was tracked down and arrested in the northern German town of Stade, near Hamburg, on Tuesday.

Germany to extradite suspect in Bulgarian journalist killing ‘soon’

The 20-year-old suspect, who was arrested on Tuesday on a European warrant, had said during questioning that he did not want to kill the victim and denied raping her.

Germany arrests suspect over killing of Bulgarian journalist

German police confirmed a 20-year-old man was arrested in the town of Stade near Hamburg on suspicion of raping, robbing and killing Marinova.

Bulgaria under pressure after journalist’s brutal murder

Marinova is the third journalist to be murdered in Europe this year after Jan Kuciak in Slovakia in February and Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta in October 2017.

New York art turns Bulgarian village into outdoor gallery

Andy Warhol's banana, Salvador Dali's clocks and Edvard Munch's "The Scream" are among the murals that have turned the village into a spectacular open-air gallery.

Western Balkan leaders aim for closer cooperation to boost growth

Greece, Bulgaria, Serbia, and Romania will work closer on energy and transport projects to better connect their economies.

China’s ambitions in eastern Europe to face scrutiny at summit

The gathering, less than two weeks before the European Union's annual summit with China in Beijing, is unpopular in Brussels, which sees it as an attempt to divide the European Union.

Scratchcard lottery craze grips Bulgaria

The majority of Bulgarians are frequent scratchcard buyers.

Bulgaria open to Russian role in nuclear power project

Bulgaria is reviving plans to develop its Belene nuclear power plant and is open to Russian participation in the project.

Search called off for missing Bulgarian climber

Boyan Petrov had been attempting to scale Shishapangma.

Bulgarian Weightlifting Federation seeks ex-champions’ help to pay IWF fine

The cash-strapped Bulgarian Weightlifting Federation has called upon former athletes to help raise money to pay a fine imposed by the International Weightlifting Federation for repeated doping violations.

Rights group criticises Bulgaria for regression in women’s rights

Bulgaria's ruling GERB party withdrew the Istanbul Convention, which combats violence against women, from being ratified in parliament.