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Int’l ballet festival in Turkey’s southeast

The State Opera and Ballet (DOB) will organize the 2nd International Gaziantep Opera and Ballet Festival in the southeastern province of Gaziantep between April 15 and 25. The festival, which will open with 'Piri Reis' ballet, will be free.

North Macedonia: Three candidates in presidential race

Election authorities in North Macedonia say three people, including a law professor who is the country's first female candidate, will run for president of the newly renamed country in April 21 elections.

Squeezing the few for revenues

For every 10 euros the tax authorities collect, half comes from 5 percent of taxpayers and the other half from the remaining 95 percent, tax data processed by the Independent Authority for Public Revenue show.

Scientists from the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences have Discovered Anti-tumor Properties of Cannabis

In vitro experiments prove a strong anti-tumor activity of cannabis extract, said Prof. Iva Ugrinova, Director of the Institute of Molecular Biology of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Her team started working on the national scientific program "Innovative Low-Toxic and Biologically Active Means for Precision Medicine" - BioActiveMed and can now deliver first results.

OIC calls on UN to declare March 15 as solidarity day against Islamophobia

"[The OIC] calls on the U.N. and other international and regional organizations to adopt March 15, the day this horrendous act of terrorism was perpetrated, as the International Day of Solidarity against Islamophobia," read a joint communiqué released following the emergency meeting of the OIC in Istanbul on March 22.

Grigor Dimitrov Will Play Agaist Feliciano Lopez In Miami on Saturday

The meeting is on Saturday. So far Grigor Dimitrov is having three successful games against Feliciano Lopez, reported NOVA TV. 
The best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov will face the Feliciano López in a match from the second round of the Masters in Miami.

So far, Dimitrov and Lopez have five games with each other, with Grigor having three successes.

Bulgarian PM Borissov: It is Important to Have Brexit with Rules

That is why this compromise has been made, the prime minister explained, NOVA TV writes. 

"The EU has always been a dialogue. It is important to have Brexit with rules. That is why this compromise has been made. We supported this solution. " This was stated by Prime Minister Boyko Borisov in Brussels.

#AGERPRES130 Octavian Morariu: AGERPRES fully contributed to connection between world of sports and Romanian society

Member of the International Olympic Committee (CIO) and Romanian Olympic and Sports Committee (COSR) Vice President Octavian Morariu congratulated the AGERPRES National News Agency for the celebration of 130 years since establishment, mentioning that AGERPRES fully contributed to the tight connection between the world of sports and the Romanian society.

Bulgarian Head of State: There Should be no Doubt About the Transparency and Honesty of the Upcoming European Elections

"Free, honest and transparent elections are one of the biggest conquests of democracy and we have to stand up for every vote, and there should be no doubt about the transparency and honesty of the forthcoming vote for the representatives of Bulgaria in the European Parliament." This was stated by President Rumen Radev at his meeting with the leadership of the new composition of the Central Elec

Microsoft Stops Windows 7

Microsoft Corporation announced that it will soon shut down the Windows 7 operating system.

The operating system will terminate its renewal on January 14, 2020.

As of April 17, Windows 7 users will receive a warning message. After the shutdown, the operating system will no longer be safe, as computers with this system will not have protection against current cyber threats.