19 April 2018
A Likely Story: Russia Urges Foreign-Based Students to Come Home

Government agency launches program aimed at students in Britain and other "unfriendly countries."

19 April 2018
A Rum Day for Central European Drinkers

Suspected cancer-causing substance in Czech booze is also found in baby food and coffee.

18 April 2018
Partners in Piety: Inside Ukraine’s Evangelical Business Empire
This church will “really change your consciousness and reform your life”. But at what cost? From openDemocracy.
By Tatiana Kozak
17 April 2018
Bulgaria 2nd in EU for Births to Unmarried Mothers

Low fertility, unpopularity of marriage, and falling population are linked to heavy emigration since the end of communism.

16 April 2018
Italian Businessmen Allegedly Laundered Mafia Money in Romania
Profits from real estate investments in a Romanian city then sent back to Italy to finance mafia activities, reports say.
13 April 2018
Holy Smoke! Bulgarian Church Embraces Macedonian Brethren

Move echoes political reconciliation with a country many Bulgarians see as their little brother.



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