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Bleeding doctors: Bulgaria's medical crisis
Every year the country loses about 500 physicians to emigration because of low salaries and few perks.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2014 06:00 GMT
Bulgarian 'Children of the Transition'
Opposition and ruling forces in Bulgaria are trying to polarise the public and hijack demonstrations in the country.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 11:43 GMT
FEMEN, Eastern European women and the Muslim sisters
The Western drive for "enlightenment" of other people has directly or indirectly affected millions of non-Western women.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2013 11:08 GMT
Protests in Bulgaria and the new practice of democracy
Bulgarians have been protesting not over high electricity prices, but over the failure of the political system.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2013 10:18 GMT
Bulgaria bombing catches country unprepared
Media in the small country have been overly credulous in covering a July 18 attack on Israeli tourists.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2012 10:02 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
Indonesia's digerati could be crucial to success in the country's upcoming presidential election.
Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
Nora Lester Murad
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al
'Nazis rape Brazil': The World Cup according to Twitter
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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