Tue, May 21 2013
Photo: Tsvetelina Nikolaeva
However, the find will not be displayed because it has to be covered over again.
Proof that the distilled spirit is a Bulgarian invention, Bozhidar Dimitrov says.
The mosaic dates back to about the third century and depicts a man and two women, all members of Dionysus’ entourage.
A team of more than 20 archeologists has been clearing vegetation to explore the eastern side of the fortress, two km from the Rhodope town of Assenovgrad.
Sarcophagus found with a skeleton inside, believed to be that of a 14th century Ottoman military commander
The first colonists from the ancient Greek city of Miletus arrived at the end of the seventh century BCE.
Various artifacts found at site close to the village of Borissovo.
Bulgarian scientists have found the ancient shores of the Black Sea, currently deep beneath the waves, which they claim were the original shores about 7500 years ago.
Archaeologists found unique frescoes from the 15th century in a church in the city of Veliko Turnovo.
Bulgarian archaeologists have found the remains of a 7500-year old prehistoric skeleton near the town of Suvorovo, northeast Bulgaria.
Ancient golden finds from a Thracian funeral were excavated by archaeologists at the town of Opaka in northeastern Bulgaria.
In the Bulgarian seaside resort town of Sozopol, archaeologists have unearthed an ancient temple of the goddess Demeter and her daughter Persephone.
The archaeological museum in Plovdiv will sue the Culture Ministry because it claims it is the only institution in the country holding 'legitimate documentation proving rightful ownership'.
Plovdiv's Roman stadium is due to undergo an overhaul worth some 700 000 leva
The oldest temple of the Sun has been discovered in northwest Bulgaria, near the town of Vratsa, estimated to be more than 8000 years old.
The new finds establish the continuity of habitation and the importance of Perperikon during the transition from late antiquity to early Middle Ages, archaeologist Nikolai Ovcharov says.
The funding is provided under the foreign military sales programme of the US army's Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation.
The UK nationals were arrested after throwing beer bottles at people after being refused entry to a restaurant that had closed for the night.
Restoration and development projects include Madara Horseman, Arbanassi fortress, Magura cave.
Simeon Saxe-Coburg and his spouse Margarita opened a new heating and insulation system at the Tsar Ferdinand Hospital for Pulmonary Diseases in Iskrets, a project implemented thanks to the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Sofia and the Nando Peretti Foundation.
According to the law's provisions, the commission will have the power to investigate individuals without prior notification and would not require a criminal conviction in order to launch an investigation.