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Enhanced Security Measures in Sofia Due to Levski-CSKA Football Game Tonight

The Interior Ministry reports enhanced security measures due to the football match between the eternal rivals of Levski and CSKA at the Vasil Levski Stadium downtown Sofia at 6.30 pm today.

The police officers have received the task to prevent any incidents.

Victor Bojinov Delves Into Bulgarian History in ''Heights''

One of the most ambitious Bulgarian projects in recent years, Heights is an adaptation of Milen Ruskov's novel of the same name, published in 2011. The EUR 1.35M project explores the Bulgarian realities of the 1870s a few years before the war, that would liberate the country from the Ottoman occupation, writes Cineuropa.

Bulgarian Government Granted BGN 245,000 for the 180th Anniversary of Vasil Levski's Birth

The Bulgarian Government granted BGN 245,000 for the celebration of the 180thanniversary of Bulgarian revolutionary Vasil Levski's birth, the government information service announced.

The funds will be provided to the budgets of the Ministry of Culture and five municipalities - Karlovo, Lovech, Veliko Turnovo, Sofia and Pernik.

Levski-CSKA Football Game Affects Sofia Traffic

The upcoming game between the "arch-rivals" Levski and CSKA are resulting in changes to how traffic will be organized for much of Saturday.

Due to the game at Vasil Levski Stadium beginning on 14:30, it is forbidden to stop or park on the bridge in front of the stadium, and also on Gurko Str between Vasil Levski and Evlogi i Hristo Georgievi Blvds, between 12:30 and 16:30 local time.

Bulgaria Yet to Achieve Goals of Revolutionaries - President

Bulgaria has yet to achieve the goals set by revutionaries who fought for its freedom, President Rosen Plevneliev said on Easter Monday.

The President delivered a speech while in the town of Koprivshtitsa to attend the ongoing ceremonies dedicated to the the 140th anniversary since the April Uprising began in 1876.