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Israeli Nationals 'Attacked' Near Bulgaria Presidency

An assault was committed on four Israeli nationals in downtown Sofia, Bulgaria, the public broadcaster says.

Society » Incidents | November 6, 2016, Sunday // 11:58 | Viewed: 1834

Body of Hiker Found in Bulgaria's Stara Planina

Rescuers have found the body of Miroslav Kasovski, the IT programmer who went missing in Stara Planina (the Balkan Mountains) last week.

Society » Incidents | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 12:22 | Viewed: 2401

Massive Search Underway for Hiker Missing in Bulgaria's Stara Planina

A search and rescue operation is to be renewed on Tuesday in the Stara Planina mountain for a 34-year-old man who went missing last week.

Society » Incidents | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 07:34 | Viewed: 2085

Bulgaria Ranked 1st by Road Fatalities in Europe

Bulgaria had the biggest number of road fatalities in the EU last year, European Commission data shows.

Society » Incidents | October 29, 2016, Saturday // 16:25 | Viewed: 3764

Plane Crashes at Malta Airport, At Least 5 Victims Reported

A plane has crashed in Malta.

Society » Incidents | October 24, 2016, Monday // 11:04 | Viewed: 1917

Two Die in Bulgaria as Hung Glider Crashes

Two people have lost their lives in an incident with a hung glider not far from Kazanlak in central Bulgaria.

Society » Incidents | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 20:15 | Viewed: 21328

Iraqi Girl’s Body Found in Danube River

The body of another of the victims who drowned in the Danube on September 9 was discovered in the river.

Society » Incidents | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 20:52 | Viewed: 3081

Emergency Declared on Greece's Thassos Island over Wildfire

A state of emergency has been declared on the island of Thassos in Greece over a wildfire raging since Saturday, the Bulgarian National Radio reports.

Society » Incidents | September 11, 2016, Sunday // 13:31 | Viewed: 10918

Fire Allegedly Caused by Migrants Rages On in SE Bulgaria

A fire that broke out on Tuesday in the area of Gramatikovo, not far from the Bulgarian-Turkish border, has been spreading for 24 hours, firefighters say.

Society » Incidents | September 7, 2016, Wednesday // 10:39 | Viewed: 25632

Four FRONTEX Staff Injured in Sofia Tram Crash

An incident with four Polish officers with the European border protection agency FRONTEX has occurred in the center of Bulgaria's capital Sofia, the public TV station informs.

Society » Incidents | September 6, 2016, Tuesday // 12:18 | Viewed: 24430

Supermarket Blast Leaves 1 Heavily Injured in Bulgaria's Pleven

The owner of a supermarket in Pleven, north central Bulgaria, has been seriously wounded in an explosion, local media say.

Society » Incidents | September 6, 2016, Tuesday // 11:38 | Viewed: 24503

Large Wildfire Rages Near Bulgaria’s Harmanli

A large wildfire is raging between the villages of Rogozinovo, Dositeevo, Kolarovo and Balgarin in the southern Bulgarian municipality of Harmanli on Sunday.

Society » Incidents | September 4, 2016, Sunday // 19:43 | Viewed: 3330

Wildfire Near Bulgaria’s Galabovo Extinguished

The wildfire between the villages of Glavan and Madrets in the southern Bulgarian municipality of Galabovo has been extinguished after having raged for three days.

Society » Incidents | September 4, 2016, Sunday // 16:40 | Viewed: 2991

Wildfire in Bulgaria's Topolovgrad Largely Extinguished

The state of emergency in parts of Topolovgrad municipality, Southeastern Bulgaria, has been lifted after firefighters have put out much of a blaze that ravaged kilometers of forest land in three days.

Society » Incidents | September 2, 2016, Friday // 11:11 | Viewed: 3005

Businessman Detained for Insulting Bulgaria's PM

The head of a police department in Blagoevgrad, southwestern Bulgaria, has been removed in a row that began after the arrest of a construction company owner over an insult to Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

Society » Incidents | September 2, 2016, Friday // 08:57 | Viewed: 4100

Wildfire near Bulgaria's Topolovgrad Not Yet Extinguished

Firefighters are still working to put out the flames that caught at least 9 km of forest area near Topolovgrad and Harmanli, Southeastern Bulgaria, authorities say.

Society » Incidents | September 1, 2016, Thursday // 09:50 | Viewed: 2814

Emergency Declared in Bulgaria's Topolovgrad over Wildfire

Authorities in the southeastern Bulgarian town of Topolovgrad, Haskovo region, have declared a partial state of emergency for the village of Balgarska polyana and its surroundings, public broadcaster BNR reports.

Society » Incidents | August 31, 2016, Wednesday // 07:57 | Viewed: 3401

Romanian National Rescued after Getting Lost Near Bulgaria's Vladaya

A search operation is underway as a 22-year-old Romanian has disappeared in the area of Vladaya, not far from the capital Sofia, Bulgaria's Mountain Rescue Service says.

Society » Incidents | August 30, 2016, Tuesday // 12:02 | Viewed: 3285

Mass Brawl in Bulgarian Migrant Center Leaves 3 Injured

Three migrants have been injured in an accommodation center in Harmanli, Southern Bulgaria, the Bulgarian National Radio reports.

Society » Incidents | August 29, 2016, Monday // 14:05 | Viewed: 26380

Extreme Risk of Fire in Bulgaria's Haskovo Throughout Monday

Bulgarian weather authorities are warning of an extreme risk of fire in the region of Haskovo, in the country's southeast, on Monday.

Society » Incidents | August 29, 2016, Monday // 09:28 | Viewed: 2806

Death Toll in Italy Quake Rises to 267

The death toll in a devastating earthquake that rocked central Italy this week has increased to 267 as of Friday, the authorities have said.

Society » Incidents | August 26, 2016, Friday // 11:04 | Viewed: 27035
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