DNA Test Reveals 'Blonde Angel' Roma Girl Has Bulgarian Mother

Bulgarian officials confirmed Friday that the pale, blonde Roma child taken from her darker complexioned guardians is the child of a Bulgarian Roma woman, reports the AP. » 10/25/13 11:15am 10/25/13 11:15am

And The Bride Wore A Price Tag

Mogila, Bulgaria, March 12: Roma teenage to-be bride waits during a gathering of Roma at an open-air market for Roma brides in the village of Mogila. Hundreds Roma from the southern parts of Bulgaria gathered in the village near Stara Zagora, to celebrate the Day of St Todor, or Horse Easter. At this traditional… » 3/13/11 5:42pm 3/13/11 5:42pm

Campaign Shows Another Side Of Roma Women

The "I'm a Roma Woman Project" is designed to present a more nuanced, accurate portrait of the modern Roma than programs like Big Fat Gypsy Weddings. It succeeds. » 2/03/11 5:34pm 2/03/11 5:34pm

You're Never Too Fancy For Ice Cream

[Romania, September 8: A girl tries to keep ice cream off her party dress as Roma families gather for an annual Gypsy feast held in the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains. Image via AP.] » 9/09/10 6:48pm 9/09/10 6:48pm

Babies Having Babies

During her wedding to her 19-year-old "boyfriend," 11-year-old Kordeza Zhelyazkova, went into labor and became one of the world's youngest mothers. "I'm not going to play with toys anymore - I have a new toy now," she told reporters. [NYDailyNews] » 11/04/09 11:20am 11/04/09 11:20am

Two Gypsy girls drowned at the beach of Torregaveta in southern Italy Saturday. Their bodies were placed under towels to await the arrival of authorities. Photos from the scene show sunbathers going about their day as the corpses lie nearby. "While the lifeless bodies of the girls were still on the sand, there were… » 7/21/08 3:40pm 7/21/08 3:40pm