Bulgaria

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UK’s high Covid case rates buck trend as western Europe outperforms east
Slower vaccination rates in east lead to dramatic surge in cases, while UK remains outlier in west

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

11, Oct, 2021 @5:15 PM

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EU countries urged to protect journalists as number of attacks rises
European Commission calls for action as it says 908 media workers were attacked in 23 EU states last year

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

16, Sep, 2021 @12:39 PM

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Breeding success: how tattoos and aviaries are helping save the saker falcon
In Bulgaria and southern Siberia, conservationists are finding innovative ways to halt decades of decline for the endangered species

Laura Paddison

27, Jul, 2021 @10:01 AM

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Quarantine to remain for vaccinated UK travellers returning from France
Late change to Monday’s new Covid rules in England as strict conditions introduced on travel to Bulgaria

Aubrey Allegretti and Heather Stewart

17, Jul, 2021 @12:09 PM

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One in five people in parts of EU pay bribes for healthcare, survey finds
Corruption report says third of EU residents used personal connections to access care during Covid crisis

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

15, Jun, 2021 @4:00 AM

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Putting economics over ethics is a dismal vaccination strategy – Bulgaria shows why | Luba Kassova
Bulgaria focused on protecting the economy over saving older people from Covid. Ultimately, it will achieve neither

Luba Kassova

20, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Danny. Legend. God. review – Borat-style mockumentary about Bulgarian wideboy
Mockumentary creates super-annoying character as it transforms into something much more hard-faced

Phil Hoad

28, Apr, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Mind our language: Bulgaria blocks North Macedonia's EU path
Sofia raises opposition to neighbour’s accession hopes citing failure to respect history

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

17, Nov, 2020 @6:07 PM

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Global report: Spain declares Covid state of emergency as Italians urged to stay home
Spanish government imposes nationwide curfew after country hits 1m cases

Sam Jones in Madrid and Angela Giuffrida in Rome

25, Oct, 2020 @3:32 PM

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The poison-tipped umbrella: the death of Georgi Markov in 1978 - archive
The Bulgarian dissident died after being jabbed by an assailant on Waterloo Bridge. Like the recently poisoned Russian dissident Alexei Navalny, he was an acute irritant to his government. See how the Guardian reported events

compiled by Richard Nelsson

09, Sep, 2020 @8:44 AM

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How a bizarre beach plot landed Bulgaria's longtime PM in hot water
Mass protests aim to ‘take back Bulgaria’ from government of Boyko Borissov – and it all began with a flag

Martin Dimitrov in Sofia

20, Aug, 2020 @10:53 AM

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Ben Cross obituary
Actor best known for playing Harold Abrahams in the 1981 film Chariots of Fire

Anthony Hayward

19, Aug, 2020 @5:15 PM

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